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AHS grad’s photography on exhibit

April 8, 2015
AHS grad’s photography on exhibit

 

Molina’s Texas photos displayed at UTD campus through April 17

The photography of an Azle High School graduate is currently featured in an exhibit in Richardson.
The University of Texas at Dallas is hosting the exhibition of photographs by senior honors thesis student Marco Molina through April 17, with a reception to be held on April 10.
Hashtag #TexasIsTexas features more than 120 images, including some of the most iconic places in Texas. The show is in the Visual Arts Gallery on the UTD Campus in Richardson.… Read the rest

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Insta-Oops!

April 8, 2015
Insta-Oops!

This graffiti on a local business and seen on social media is helping Azle police find theives – and a possible connection to a Fort Worth gang. See Page 3A for the warrant execution. Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman

Burglars ID’d via social media

BY CARLA NOAH STUTSMAN
Azle police executed a search warrant at a home in the 500 block of Dunaway Lane Thursday, April 2 as a result of information posted on social media.… Read the rest

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Warrant Execution

April 8, 2015
Warrant Execution

Azle police executed a search warrant at an Azle residence after the two burglary suspects above were identified via social media. Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman

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Egg Hunt at Central Park Delights Again

April 8, 2015
Egg Hunt at Central Park Delights Again

Hundreds of children enjoyed the thrill of the hunt at Azle’s Central Park April 4 at the annual Easter egg event. Thousands of eggs awaited excited youth as they lined up around the spacious greenery. Photos by Natalie Gentry

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Banks Runneth Over

April 8, 2015
Banks Runneth Over

Mother Nature wasn’t fooling when furious storms rolled through the area April 1, dropping as much as three inches of rain and hail right into the Eagle Mountain Lake watershed. Area creeks swelled and flash-flooding occurred in several spots around town. This creek near the intersection of FM 730 North and Sandy Beach Road rushed water toward the lake later the same day.
Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman

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New Wrapping for MGP

April 8, 2015
New Wrapping for MGP

Azle High School’s Marching Green Pride got a big surprise – just in time for its Indoor Drumline’s trip to World Championships in Dayton, Ohio – when several local businesses chipped in to have the band’s 18-wheeler digitally custom-wrapped. The band was summoned to the front of AHS Monday afternoon, April 6 as the made-over big rig pulled up, honking. The Indoor Drumline left Tuesday evening for Dayton with the newly-wrapped rig hauling equipment.… Read the rest

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Moped Vs. Truck

April 1, 2015
Moped Vs. Truck

Reba Michelle Weigart, 24, of Azle, was critically injured about 6 p.m. Thursday, March 26 while riding a Moped-type scooter in the 11600 block of FM 730 North. According to the accident report filed by Azle police, Weigart was northbound when a southbound 2004 Fort F250 pickup driven by Brandon Dale Crosby, 24, of Azle, turned in front of her. Weigart’s scooter struck the pickup and she was ejected, landing on the roadway behind the pickup. AirEvac Life Team 68 transported Weigart to John Peter Smith Hospital. The roadway was closed in both directions for several hours as Azle police conducted an advanced investigation into the accident.… Read the rest

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AJH Sweeps Lake Worth Track Meets

March 25, 2015
AJH Sweeps Lake Worth Track Meets

The eighth grade girls out-tallied runner-up Springtown by 43 points.

The seventh grade girls literally ran away with the team trophy.

The eighth grade boys won all three relays in Lake Worth.

A gold-winning effort in the final 4×400 relay won the title for the seventh grade boys.

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Azle softball atop 5-5A standings; No. 2 in Texas

March 25, 2015
Azle softball atop 5-5A standings; No. 2 in Texas

Centerfielder Samantha Tittle fires to the infield. Photo by Mark K. Campbell

Lady Hornet Rebekah Teel turns on a pitch. In a pair of 5-5A games, the senior second baseman tore up rival pitchers, going 6-for-7 with 5 RBI. Photo by Mark K. Campbell

AHS moves to 4-0 in district

by Mark K. Campbell
You have to wonder what the other teams in 5-5A are thinking.… Read the rest

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All Star Game

March 25, 2015
All Star Game

AHS’ Valarie Matlock (15) heads downcourt in Mineral Wells. At the all-star game, she had several steals and points as her squad won, Azle Coach Mitzi Marquart said. Photo courtesy Tony Eierdam, The Community News

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