Booming blasts and peaceful reflections highlighted another Fourth of July. The explosions came courtesy of the annual Follow The Flag celebration held at Azle’s Central Park. More genteel decorations could be found in Springtown as red, white, and blue popped up in town. Photos by Carla Noah Stutsman and Natalie Gentry… Read the rest
Thousands filled Central Park for Follow The Flag July 4. Pastor Tom Kolb of West Parkway Baptist Church sang Gospel tunes; families gathered under umbrellas; some people praised God; Richard Ray, Jr. recited original poetry; mother/daughter duo Cat and Lindsay Schlueter sang the National Anthem; and Mayor Pro Tem Bill Jones and Marilyn McClure laugh it up.
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A tractor trailer carrying a load of rocks ended up in the median at the intersection of Highway 199 and Jay Bird Lane June 17. According to the driver, Brian Maynard of Fort Worth, the truck came to rest there after he took evasive action when a car in front of him slammed on its brakes while eastbound on Highway 199. No one was injured. Photo by Natalie Gentry… Read the rest