The Community Caring Center and food bank is in need of volunteers who want to make a difference in the lives of people in the community who find themselves in need.
Contact the center, located at 317 Commerce Street in Azle, by calling 817-270-2962.
The Community Caring Center is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m.-12 noon; and Thursdays 4-7 p.m.… Read the rest
The Azle News offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 28-29, so its employees may celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday with their families.
We here at the News are thankful for the community in which we live, its rich heritage and the wonderful people we serve, and we wish each of you a blessed and peaceful Thanksgiving.… Read the rest
Due to holiday press schedules, the Azle News Thanksgiving edition will be delivered to newsstands Monday, Nov. 25 and to the U.S. Post Office the same day for delivery to subscribers on Tuesday, Nov. 26.
To accommodate that early delivery, the deadline for the Thanksgiving issue will be Thursday, Nov. 21, by 5 p.m.… Read the rest
Families with children enrolled in Azle ISD are invited to learn how to get the most out of the Accelerated Reader program, with hands on learning. Thursday, Nov. 14, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Azle Memorial Library’s Community Room, Deborah Giegoldt, AISD Elementary Librarian, and Nancy Novak, Azle Memorial Library Children’s Services Librarian, will show families how AR can help children’s reading skills grow. Cookies and lemonade will be served.… Read the rest
The Optimist Club of Azle is raffling off a new Ruger M77 30-06 stainless steel rifle with Brunton 3-9/40 scope. Tickets are 1 for $10 and 3 for $25.
All proceeds go to the club’s and Lions Club’s Angel Tree program that purchases clothes and gifts for children at Christmas.
Drawing for the gun, valued at $1,134 and available for pick up by the winner at Bargain Hunter Outdoors in Weatherford, is set for Nov. 8.… Read the rest
In conjunction with Municipal Court Week, Reno is holding an Open House where residents can meet Judge Jim Minter, Prosecutor Walt Leonard, and Court Administrator Sherrie Dast on Nov. 7 at 5 p.m. at Reno City Hall, 195 W. Reno Road.
Light refreshments will be served. Citizens may also stop in any day to speak to Dast.… Read the rest
Azle native turned Nashville singer/songwriter/musician Andrew Greer didn’t win the Dove Award for his album All Things Bright & Beautiful: Hymns for the Seasons. Greer was one-upped by his former employer and internationally known Christian entertainer Michael W. Smith.
But Greer’s friends and fans have an opportunity to see — and share — the premier video from his new album to be released next week.… Read the rest