Azle Competitive Youth Sports is holding registration for its inaugural tackle and flag football league for grades Kindergarten through sixth grade. All games will be played at Hornet Field. Walnut Creek Elementary is the signup site on Feb. 18 and 20 from 6-7:30 p.m.
ACYS competes in the North Central Texas Pee Wee Football Association and practice at AISD facilities.
Youth can also sign up online at www.acys.com.… Read the rest
The Azle Tri-County Retired School Employees Association (ATRSEA) will hold its monthly meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Moe’s Country Kitchen located at 316 W. Main Street in Azle. Meg Treseder, Adult Services Librarian at the Azle Memorial Library, will be the guest speaker. She will share insight and information about the library and its many programs and resources.… Read the rest
Azle High School’s Project Graduation 2014 will present its Annual Donkey Basketball game in the AHS gym Thursday, March 6 from 7-9 pm.
Tickets are $8 at the door; ages 5 and under are free. Discounted tickets will be available in advance for $6 in the offices at several Azle schools.
The AHS award-winning drumline will provide entertainment during intermissions. Azle ISD staff will compete.… Read the rest
Online registration is open at www.azlelittleleague.com for girls and boys ages 3-14 to sign up to play in the Azle Little League 2014 Spring Season.
Registration fees are $100 for T-ball and $120 for coach pitch, minor, major, and junior baseball and softball.
Last chance sign-ups will be held Saturday, Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 2, 1-4 p.m. at Stinger Field. Those signing up those two days will incur a $25 late charge.… Read the rest
Friends and family are planning a benefit for 6-year-old Christian Spidle from 3-6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Grayson County Line, located at 11285 FM 730 North in Azle.
The event will feature home-grilled meats and all the trimmings for $6 a plate as well as an auction for items like movie tickets and gift cards from area businesses.
Christian is the son of Michael Spidle and Mattie and Kris Price. He suffers from a long list of genetic disorders that affect his brain, spine, lung and kidney.… Read the rest
BY CARLA NOAH STUTSMAN
A man who reportedly fired a handgun into his backyard during a domestic disturbance early Thursday morning was taken into custody without incident late Thursday afternoon. Azle Police and the Parker County Special Operations Group set up a perimeter on the residence, located near Astoria Avenue and West Columbia Drive in the Castle Hills Addition of Azle beginning around 7:30 a.m. Cpl. Zach Hatton of the Azle PD said the man was given every opportunity to come out, but was consistently non-compliant with police requests.… Read the rest
The third annual Essilor Vision Foundation Eye Clinic at Azle Elementary – the Rock School – is set for Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 22-23. Sponsored by the Azle Lions Club, the vision van will be staffed by doctors Jeff Crabtree and Tim Kret.… Read the rest
The Fort Worth-based Texas Girls’ Choir will conduct auditions Jan. 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, and 30. Those auditioning must be between the ages of 8 and 12, have a B average in school, and be prepared to sing the first verse of My Country ‘Tis of Thee or a song they know well a cappella.
All auditions are set for 6:45 p.m. at 4449 Camp Bowie Blvd. For more information, call 817-732-8161.… Read the rest
The Azle Library Trust will host its annual book sale Friday, Jan. 17 from 9a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 18, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Featuring a variety of gently used books and more, all for $1 or less, the sale will be held in the Community Room at the Azle Memorial Library, 333 W. Main Street, in Azle.
Only cash and checks will be accepted as payment.… Read the rest