The Azle Fire Department Foundation (AFDF) supports Azle firefighters and their families, and preserves the department’s history.
You can help – and get a chance to win a Club Car electric lifted 4-passenger golf cart – by purchasing a raffle ticket to support the foundation.
The AFDF is conducting a raffle for the golf cart to support the foundation and its mission. Tickets, at $20 each, will be sold through Feb.… Read the rest
Azle residents now have a choice when it comes to recycling.
Community Waste Disposal (CWD), who provides garbage, bulk, and recycling pickup service for Azle residents, has enhanced the city of Azle’s residential recycling contract.
The company’s contract was recently extended five years by the Azle city council.
Residents may now choose to keep their existing 18-gallon green bins or trade them in for a 65-gallon cart for Single Stream recycling. CWD anticipates the Single Stream recycling program will help increase the residential recycling diversion rate from the landfill between 20 and 30 percent.… Read the rest
For the seventh consecutive year, on Jan. 26, the Azle Independent School District hosted its annual Kindergarten-4th Grade District Science Fair.
First place winners from each of the district’s five K-4 campuses were interviewed by judges from the medical field, industry, and students from the Azle High School robotics class.
“Students apply the steps of the scientific method to their projects,” Assistant Superintendent Tanya Anderson said.
“Each year, the quality of the students’ projects gets better and better as their understanding of the scientific method also gets better and better.”
The K-4 Science Fair is a part of Azle ISD’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) program.… Read the rest
The Azle Education Foundation (AEF) brought in over $91,000 at its annual Red Solo Cup fundraiser.
The event – held at the The Orchard the evening of Saturday, Jan. 28 – included a live auction which raised $36,000.
Bidders competed for seven packages including the use of the Hornet Field skybox and reserved parking for the 2017 football season and two custom, hand-crafted, stained-glass panels of the Azle mascot Buzzy.… Read the rest