You’d think landing in a new district with a perennial football power and a school that dropped from 6A would not be a great thing.
You’d be wrong.
When the University Interscholastic League announced its biennial district realignment at 9 a.m. Monday, Feb. 1, Azle found itself joined with mighty Aledo – a six-time state football champion – and Northwest, dropping from 6A.
Still, the new district where Azle will reside for two years beginning this fall – 6-5A – contains plenty of familiar foes and historical rivals.… Read the rest
BY CARLA NOAH STUTSMAN
The Azle News continues to look into a bevy of “red flag” situations that have come to light during public meetings of the Reno city council as well as from information that appears on that city’s web site, www.cityofrenotx.com.
Now, in a letter to officials with the city of Azle, the Parker County Attorney and its District Attorney as well as to the News and a Weatherford newspaper dated Jan. 25, Reno Mayor Lynda Stokes takes aim at what she calls “allegations, misrepresentations and refusals to face facts or his own lack of knowledge” on the part of Reno council member John Basham.… Read the rest
Hanging with the Hornets – Book Buzz on tap
By Carla Noah Stustman
Azle ISD students in grades 2 through 5 will have the opportunity to “hang out” and read with student leaders from Azle High School Saturday, Feb. 6, at the AHS Indoor Practice Facility.
That’s when the Azle ISD will host its Second Annual Hanging with the Hornets – Book Buzz reading festival.
Student leaders from the state champion AHS Cheerleading squad, Marching Green Pride, AHS Drama, Hornet and Lady Hornet athletes as well as students from the Career and Technical Education program and the STEM/Robotics team will spend time hanging out and reading with the younger students.… Read the rest