Azle firefighters, still spraying foam onto a pickup that had been fully engulfed in flames moments earlier, work to open the hood so they can get to the source of the fire. The pickup caught fire Wednesday, March 3, about 6:30 p.m. as its driver and two passengers were northbound on FM 730 North, just north of the Sandy Beach Road intersection. No one was injured, but traffic was tied up for almost an hour.… Read the rest
Emergency personnel discuss how to get a vehicle out of its predicament while a crowd gathers around the vehicle’s two occupants, who were unharmed but a little shaken after this incident Thursday evening, Feb. 20. Mary Ann Stewart, 80, of Azle and Sandra Beadling, 67, both of Azle, had to have help from Azle firefighters getting out of the 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander after a tight turn from North Stewart Street onto Jarvis Lane landed them in a deep culvert.… Read the rest
Action from the Northwest High School gym where Azle defeated Boswell for the bi-district crown Feb. 10: the title-winning Lady Hornets Valarie Matlock, Morgan Prentice, Taylor Fulfer; Kate DeShazo, Kaycie Dunkerley, Maci Wilbanks, Emelia Miller, Makenzi Bossert, Payton Berger; Fulfer fights to keep a ball from a couple of Lady Pioneers; Berger heads for the bucket.