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
Another Town Hall meeting – this one put on by Earthworks’ Oil & Gas Accountability Project, North Central Texas Communities Alliance and Calvin Tillman, former mayor of Dish, Texas – will be held Monday, Jan. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Azle Community Center located at 404 West Main Street.
According to Sharon Wilson with Earthworks, this meeting will inform residents about how to force regulators to do their jobs and protect property and communities. Wilson said she was disappointed that while Azle residents are at risk and their children practice earthquake drills, regulators ducked questions at a recent Town Hall meeting.… Read the rest
The Azle Memorial Library will host an American Red Cross blood drive Thursday, Jan. 9, from 2-6:30 p.m. at the library, 333 W. Main Street, in the Community Room.
To schedule an appointment, go to www.redcrossblood.org and use sponsor keyword: azlelibrary; or sign up at the library.… Read the rest
Chamber awards voting ongoing
Each year, the Azle Area Chamber of Commerce recognizes individuals and businesses that have made notable contributions.
For the 54th consecutive year, the Chamber will present those awards at its banquet slated for 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31 at The Main Place, 404 W. Main Street, in Azle.
Tickets to the event are $50 each and may be purchased by contacting the Chamber at 817-444-1112.… Read the rest
CWD pickup changes for holidays
Due to the Christmas holiday, Community Waste Disposal will collect Dec. 25 bulk brush along with the Jan. 1, 2014 collection day.
Additionally, CWD will collect Christmas trees curbside on your second collection day. In order for trees to be recyclable, they must be free of all ornaments, tinsel, bags, and plastic.
From Dec. 30 through Jan. 13, 2014, a roll-off container will be located at the “old” Azle Public Library at 609 Southeast Parkway (next door to city hall) so residents may dispose of their trees at any time.… Read the rest
To facilitate timely release of the New Year’s edition of the Azle News while allowing employees to celebrate those holidays with their families, early deadlines will be in effect for those issues.
The deadline for the Jan. 2, 2014 issue is 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26. The News office will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 24-25 as well as Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 in observance of Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. We appreciate your understanding, and regular deadlines of 5 p.m.… Read the rest
To facilitate timely release of the Christmas and New Year editions of the Azle News while allowing employees to celebrate those holidays with their families, early deadlines will be in effect for those issues.
The deadline for the Dec. 25 issue is 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, while 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26 is the deadline for the Jan. 1, 2014 issue.… Read the rest