Azle High School Project Graduation 2014 Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser is slated for Saturday, Oct. 19, at Azle’s Cross Timbers golf course.
The format is four-man scramble. Entry includes lunch and t-shirt, and the tournament features a $10,000 hole-in-one contest, putting contest, raffles and auctions and door prizes.
Four-man golf teams and anyone wishing to play or sponsor the tournament can register at http://www.ahsprojectgraduation2014.com. Funds raised during the event will be used to provide an all-night safe, fun, drug-free, alcohol-free party after graduation for all the Azle High School Class of 2014.… Read the rest
The Azle MGP Band Boosters are sponsoring a raffle. One $40 ticket will reward the holder with a 2014 Chevy Cruz. Tickets are available from AHS band students, all home Hornet high school football games, at Prosperity Bank, and Blockbuster.
You don’t need to be present to win, but tax, title, and license is the responsibility of the winner. The winning ticket will be drawn at the Oct. 18 varsity football game.… Read the rest
The Azle ISD technology department, in conjunction with Communities In Schools, will hold a Parent Technology Tip Night from 6-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Hoover Elementary School, 484 Sandy Beach Road in Azle.
The free Tips Night is offered to parents and grandparents throughout the community to help them keep their children safe on the Internet.
No pre-registration is necessary. For additional information, contact Libby Hamilton at 817-444-7539.… Read the rest
The Azle High School Class of 1958 will hold its 55th class reunion Nov. 2. If you were ever a part of the class or you had friends in this class and would like to reconnect, you’re invited to attend and enjoy barbecue, fun, and memories galore.
For details, call Carolyn Lowery-Holly at 817-221-5162 or Genelle Evans-Dunaway at 817-444-4964.… Read the rest
The Parker County Hospital District Outreach Team continues it free flu inoculation for Azle ISD students under 18 years old. The fee for adults is $15.
The group visits Azle Elementary Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. From 1-4 p.m., all Azle High School students and, from 4-6, anyone in the community can visit AHS for shots.
On Thursday, Oct. 17, shots will be administrated from 8:30-10:30 a.m. at Azle Junior High and from 1-3 p.m.at Liberty Elementary.… Read the rest
A small privately-owned helicopter takes off from a command center during a manhunt that lasted from around 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14 until the fugitive pointed a gun at officers and was killed around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15. Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman
Subject told wife he wanted cops to kill him
By Carla Noah Stutsman
What began as a routine traffic stop around 1:30 p.m. Monday on Midway Road between Azle and Springtown ended in the death of a man who was destined for prison but didn’t want to go.… Read the rest
Winford Raynard “Ray” Watkins Dawn Charlene Watkins
BY CARLA NOAH STUTSMAN
What began as a routine traffic stop around 1:30 p.m. Monday on Midway Road between Azle and Springtown has ended in the death of a man who was destined for prison but didn’t want to go.
During the traffic stop, Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler said Winford Raynard Watkins, 44, of Garland, waved a stack of papers that appeared to have a gun hidden inside. Then Watkins pulled a lug wrench out of the vehicle he was driving and began beating the deputy’s patrol unit with it.… Read the rest
Azle resident and author Randa Goode will release her new young adult paranormal book Saving Scarlett at a book release event from 2-5 p.m. this Sunday, Oct. 13 at the gazebo in Azle’s Central Park.
The book will be available at the discounted price of $10 during the event only – otherwise, it is only available at Amazon.com for $12.99. Copies of Goode’s other works will also be available for purchase. Light refreshments will be provided.… Read the rest
Homecoming, Oct. 11, is the date the Azle High School Class of 1994 is assembling for a reunion. After the football game, participants will gather at Mark Dean’s BBQ until midnight. Contact email@example.com for more information.… Read the rest
Boys in grades 1-5 and girls ages 14-18 are invited to Central Park at 263 W. Main Street from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 for a Scouting Extravaganza.
Earn your “It’s More Fun With Friends” badge or just check out scouting and find out if it’s for you.
For additional information, contact Shareen Barrett at 817-271-5955 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Elaulas Cristiano at 817-231-8525 or email@example.com.… Read the rest