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Hill Country accident kills 2, injures 4 from here

December 7, 2016
Hill Country accident kills 2, injures 4 from here

Someone placed this wreath that says “Azle cares” on the gate at the Hoover home. Cara Hoover commented on Facebook: “I’m not sure who did this, but this is why my daddy loved Azle so much.”
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Blue Bell for a Blue Ribbon School

November 30, 2016
Blue Bell for a Blue Ribbon School

Cross Timbers Elementary is better by a county mile compared to most U. S. schools. That’s why the AISD elementary won a coveted national Blue Ribbon award. Representatives of Blue Bell Ice Cream, with help from Cross Timbers faculty and staff, pass out ice cream to eager students.                            Photos by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Here comes Santa Claus!

November 21, 2016
Here comes Santa Claus!

At last year’s Christmas on Main Street Parade, the Shriners light up Main Street with their festive float. There is still time to enter this year’s holiday tradition.              Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Benefit Bidding

November 16, 2016
Benefit Bidding

All eyes are on Scott Rector as bidding intensifies during the biennial Azle Memorial Library Gala Nov. 12 at The Orchard. Photo by Carla Noah Stustman… Read the rest

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Riding to Benefit Veterans

November 9, 2016
Riding to Benefit Veterans

Ride Texas is a five-day, 500-mile event during which 24 cyclists bike from Wichita Falls to Corpus Christi. The event is organized by Wish For Our Heroes, a non-profit organization that raises money for local veterans and their families. The first leg of the route, Wichita Falls to Fort Worth, took these riders down Hwy. 199, passing through Springtown and Azle on Monday, Nov. 7. Photo by Christina Derr… Read the rest

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Wagons Ho!

November 2, 2016
Wagons Ho!

The Red Steagall Cowboy Gathering Annual Trail Ride and Wagon Train arrived in Azle Wednesday afternoon Oct. 27 on its way to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the event in the Fort Worth Stockyards Oct. 28-30. Riders spent the night at Wild West Stables on South Stewart Street before heading east on Jacksboro Highway Thursday morning.                    Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Freeway ahead!

October 26, 2016
Freeway ahead!

Dignitaries move the first dirt on the long-delayed Hwy. 199 project. Wielding shovels are: (l-r) TxDOT Executive Director James M. Bass, District Director for Congresswoman Kay Granger Kristin Vandergriff, Lakeside Mayor Pat Jacob, Azle Mayor Alan Brundrett, State Representative Charlie Geren, TxDOT Commissioner J. Bruce Bugg, Tarrant County Commissioner Pct. 4 J.D. Johnson, Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley, Azle Mayor Pro Tem Bill Jones, and TxDOT District Engineer Brian Barth.                                  Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Homecoming Parade 2016

October 19, 2016
Homecoming Parade 2016

The annual Homecoming Parade heads down Main Street Oct. 17. Under sunny skies, hundreds of spectators lined up to revel in the festive atmopshere – and maybe snag some candy at the same time. The colorful procession included the Marching Green Pride, various sports teams of all ages, cheerleaders, actors from AHS’ upcoming production of Annie, and scores of other groups and outfits.                                                                                                  Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Homecoming Parade 2016

October 19, 2016
Homecoming Parade 2016

The annual Homecoming Parade heads down Main Street Oct. 17. Under sunny skies, hundreds of spectators lined up to revel in the festive atmopshere – and maybe snag some candy at the same time. The colorful procession included the Marching Green Pride, various sports teams of all ages, cheerleaders, actors from AHS’ upcoming production of Annie, and scores of other groups and outfits.          Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Fightin’ Fire

October 12, 2016
Fightin’ Fire

Firefighters from the Azle Fire Department arrived at Albertson’s and quickly doused a flaming pickup in a handicap parking place in the store’s parking lot Monday afternoon, Oct. 10. Seconds before this photo was taken, the pickup was fully ablaze and a small explosion – possibly a tire blowing out – sent onlookers running for cover. The fire was the second at an Azle grocery store in two days; an arson fire closed the local Walmart for several days.               Photos by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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