by Sue Turnipseed
The weather has been making changes for the senior citizens who meet at the B.J. Clark Community Center with winter snow and ice causing the Azle Senior Center to close Thursday, March 5.
Friday, March 6 was food bank day and pet food day. The participants received potatoes, onions, salad, chips and candy. Each had a bag full of food to help on the grocery budget.… Read the rest
Officers with the Azle Police Department arrested the following individuals from Feb. 8-28:
• David Wayne Hodges, 60, of Azle, was arrested Feb. 9 in the 100 block of West Main Street and charged with his second driving while intoxicated (DWI) offense. Hodges posted $5,000 bond and was released from the Azle jail the following day.
• Melisa Dawn Broughton, 46, of Springtown, was arrested Feb. 9 in the 500 block of Central Drive and charged with DWI. Broughton posted $4,000 bond and was released from the Azle jail Feb. 10.… Read the rest
Azle’s Rebekah Hernandez, a University of Dallas student, spent the 2014 fall semester studying abroad at the University of Dallas’ 12-acre Eugene Constantin Campus just outside Rome, Italy.
Since 1970, University of Dallas students have had the opportunity – usually in their sophomore years – to spend a semester in the Eternal City studying, traveling, and experiencing the art, architecture, literature, philosophy, and deeds that form the basis of Western civilization.… Read the rest
The following individuals who list addresses in the Azle and/or Springtown areas were arrested by various law enforcement agencies and booked into the Parker County Jail during the week of Feb. 20-26.
• Mathew Daniel Read, 24, of Azle, was arrested Feb. 20 by Weatherford police for a Blue Mound warrant for aggravated assault, a second-degree felony.
• David Brian Coursey, 49, of Azle, was arrested Feb. 20 by Parker County Sheriff’s deputies for a warrant for aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony.… Read the rest