by Mark K. Campbell
Four exceptional Azle High School scholars were lauded as February Rotary Students of the Month.
Natalie Roberts, Emily Bryan, Bruce Mikel, and Joseph Holt were recognized at the club’s Feb. 13 meeting.
Roberts is all about filmmaking, theater, and art – a passion she will pursue at the University of Texas at Austin. There, she will take part in the school of Radio, Television, and Film.… Read the rest
We have had a busy week here at the center – we all had our running shoes on to keep up.
I fixed stew and cornbread Feb. 10 for our No SCS meal day.
We had our birthday and anniversary party Wednesday with cake and ice cream, chickenfoot on Thursday afternoon, and we had our Valentine’s Day party on Friday.
Lonnie Holt and Joyce Glover were crowned King and Queen.… Read the rest
Proceeds benefit Azle Education Foundation
by Carla Noah Stutsman
If last year’s inaugural Red Solo Cup Barbecue Bash is any indicator of what this year’s event will be, you’d better scoop up your ticket fast.
The Second Annual Red Solo Cup fundraiser is slated for Saturday, Feb. 22 at The Orchard.
A crowd of more than 300 packed The Orchard last year, helping the Azle Education Foundation (AEF) raise funds that benefit teachers and students in the Azle Independent School District in various ways.… Read the rest
Amy Tong, a fourth grade teacher at Walnut Creek Elementary School in Azle, is one of 32 teachers from across the region honored by Weatherford College at the 2013-14 Jack Harvey Academy of Exemplary Teachers celebration Jan. 24 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.
Celebrating its 18th year, the Harvey Academy honors exemplary teachers in the memory of Professor Emeritus Jack Harvey, who taught at WC for 23 years and was considered among his peers to be a “master teacher.”… Read the rest
Samuel Brewer Henderson of Azle, has been named to the Dean’s List at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina.
Dean’s List recognition is given to students whose grade point average remains a 3.2 or higher with no grade below a C for the previous semester’s work.
While at The Citadel, Samuel is working toward a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice.
The Citadel, founded in 1842, is a public, coeducational military college in Charleston, S.C., that offers a classic military education for young men and women.… Read the rest
by Darlene Holmes
I’m back and running full steam ahead again. I’ve been off on sick leave for cataract surgery on both eyes.
I still don’t know who that little ol’ white-haired lady is looking back at me from my mirror!
I fixed stew and cornbread for the seniors for lunch for our SCS No Hot Meal Day this week. Nary a spoonful left.… 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. 2-8.
Parker County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 34-year-old Azle man on Feb. 2 for active warrants for failure to appear in court and driving with an invalid license. He posted $747 bond and was released from the Parker County Jail an hour later.… Read the rest