Two local youth achieved Eagle Scout status and were recently recognized at a Court of Honor at the Azle Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Tanner Scott Stutz and Zachary Scott Poteet, members of Troop 334, were honored Jan. 5.
Stutz met all the requirements for top Scout status – service hours, leadership necessities, merit badges, and an Eagle Scout project – to earn the honor.… Read the rest
Lieutenant Commander (LCDR) Rich “Bubba” Terrett, a 1990 graduate of Azle High School, will retire from the United States Navy Feb. 28 after serving 24 years. Terrett served as an Electricians Mate for 10 years, and after graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Leo University, was commissioned in the Navy Supply Corps via Officer Candidate School in Pensacola, Florida in 2000. Terrett’s previous position was Aviation Support Officer (S-6) on board the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76). His other sea tour was Supply Officer USS Pioneer (MCM-9). During his enlisted time, he served on the USS Patriot (MCM-7) and USS Scout (MCM-8).… Read the rest
Mike and Nell Judge celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 27, 2014 with their family.
Nell is the former Nell Burnett of Azle. She was in the 8th grade when Mike was a senior at Azle High School
She attended a high school party with her older brother and sister. Mike was there and they danced almost every dance.
Mike attended UTA before joining the United States Army. Nell didn’t see him again until the summer before her senior year.… Read the rest
Courtney Meason, a sophomore from Azle, is among more than 1,200 students included on the dean’s list for grades achieved during the fall 2013 semester at Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas.
The dean’s list is published each semester by Dr. Larry Long, University provost, honoring those who have achieved high scholarship.
To be eligible, a student must carry 12 or more hours with a 3.65 or higher grade-point average and no incompletes.… Read the rest
Rollins, Kastner wed
Lisa Marie Rollins, the daughter of Joe and Doris Rollins of Azle, and Jeffrey Robert Kastner, son of Debby and Louis Herndon of Arlington and Bruce and Barbara Kastner of Atlanta, Georgia, were married Nov. 16, 2013 in Crystal Beach.
The wedding and reception were held on the deck of Ashton Manor, a private home of mutual friends, with the Gulf of Mexico providing a sparkling backdrop. The ceremony was officiated by Jeff’s step-father, Louis Herndon. The bride was escorted by her father and given in marriage by her parents.… Read the rest
by Darlene Holmes
We are enjoying our two potluck meal days each month. The seniors still have to sign up ahead of time so we’ll know how many to fix for.
We had turkey stew and cornbread for our first one this month and about 22 seniors showed up to eat. We had plenty of cake in our fridge for dessert. We had a variety of snacks, chips and dip on hand.… Read the rest
Following the seasonal A Tuna Christmas, the Azle Arts Association’s Popcorn Players have announced the lineup of productions for 2014.
The Players have performed a variety of productions over the years like melodramas, comedies, musicals, and dramas.
The wide selection of shows the Players produce appeal to a broad audience and ensure there will be something for everyone to enjoy.
Here’s the 2014 lineup:… Read the rest