Amber Raymond, above left and pictured with her mother, Anna, is a 2006 graduate of Azle High School, who enlisted in the U.S. Navy after high school. She served three years on the USS Nimitz and completed two deployments to the Persian Gulf. Upon her return to civilian life in 2009, Raymond attended UTA for three-and-a-half years and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications and broadcasting. She recently began a career in promotions at Clear Channel Radio in Dallas and also works as a board operator for KISS FM 106.1.… Read the rest
Funeral arrangements can cause loved ones additional concern during a time of grief.
White’s Funeral Home has slated an Advance Planning Seminar that covers a variety of topics.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, White’s will host the event that begins at 6 p.m.
Topics covered include wills, estate plans, powers of attorney, and living wills. Azle attorney Faye Murphee will lead that part of the seminar.… Read the rest
Cat Schlueter, Human Resources Director for the city of Azle, left, receives a certificate from Azle Mayor Alan Brundrett proclaiming October National Human Resources Awareness month in the city of Azle. The proclamation was presented at an Azle city council meeting. Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest
By Mark K. Campbell
The Azle Rotary Club sponsors Interact at Azle High School and two of those members – Dylan Yeats and Debra Burkhalter – spoke to Rotarians Oct. 17.
Yeats and Burkhalter both attended RYLA, Rotary Youth Leadership Awards.… Read the rest
Students at Eagle Heights heard from former Azle ISD students and local professionals during the school’s Career/College Awareness Day on Oct. 25.
Azle High School counselor Melody Borger spoke with students about how crucial maintaining good grades is in preparing for college. She also told the assembled grade groups what colleges look for in students and the value of working hard.
Two former AHS students were Skyped in for students to hear college stories first-hand from Azle grads attending university.… Read the rest
Dick Martin, Jr., 54, of Azle, was westbound in the 1200 block of SH 199 Tuesday, Oct. 22 around 2:15 p.m., when his silver 2006 Ford Freestyle van suddenly lost power due to mechanical problems. The stall caused Martin to slow below the posted speed limit. Karen Stewart Kirkbride, 49, of Springtown, didn’t realize the vehicle in front of her had slowed considerably and she struck it from behind with the tan 2006 Chevrolet HHR she was driving.… Read the rest
The League of Women Voters of Texas has provided a guide to the nine proposed Constitutional Amendments on the Nov. 5 ballot. For additional information, please visit www.lwvtexas.org.
The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for an exemption from ad valorem taxation of all or part of the market value of the residence homestead of the surviving spouse of a member of the armed services of the United States who is killed in action.… Read the rest
The recently burglary of the A to Z Grocery near the intersection of FM 1886 (Confederate Park Road) and Grace Lane has been solved, along with several other cases.
Two suspects – Clark Edward Redmon, 49, of Springtown; and Maria Kristine Shone, 29, of Weatherford – have been in custody in the Wise County jail since Oct. 10, when deputies from that county arrested them in connection with a similar burglary of a Fort Worth tobacco store.… Read the rest