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Happy Hornets

November 12, 2014
Happy Hornets

Seniors Jamie King (left) and Johnny Crow leap for joy after King scored a touchdown in overtime at Wichita Falls Rider, giving the Hornet squad its first district championship in 20 years. Azle faces Fort Worth Dunbar in bi-district Friday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. at Saginaw Chisholm Trail High School. SEE PAGES 12-13, 15A!
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Firearms seized

November 5, 2014
Firearms seized

Pelican Bay Deputy Police Chief Stephen Combs performed an inventory of the 31 firearms seized from a Pelican Bay residence. At least seven of the guns were stolen from other states.   Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Bronco Bustin’

October 29, 2014
Bronco Bustin’

Azle quarterback Jamie King is off to the races while Denton Broncos try to catch up Friday, Oct. 24. The Hornet rushed deep into Denton territory before getting hauled down. On the next play, Hornet back Chase Smith punched it in as Azle took control of District 5-5A with a 55-34 victory.                                                 Photo by Mark K. CampbellRead the rest

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It’s Twins!

October 22, 2014
It’s Twins!

Azle High School seniors and twins Jeff and Julie Waldock were crowned 2014 AHS King and Queen at halftime of the annual Homecoming football game Friday, Oct. 17.               Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Azle Colorguard

October 15, 2014
Azle Colorguard

It’s Homecoming Week and that means the annual parade down Main Street. Floats, royalty, athletes, cheerleaders, the Marching Green Pride, and these colorguard performers were among the many that celebrated the Azle tradition, this year on Oct. 13. The Hornets will face Saginaw Chisholm Trail in a District 5-5A clash Oct. 17.                                            Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Addition embroiled in lawsuit fallout

October 8, 2014
Addition embroiled in lawsuit fallout

Dotted around Ranchoaks Addition Phase II, among mostly modest but well-kept mobile homes, are egregious violations of the deed restrictions. Many land owners in the subdivision only recently became aware the deed restrictions existed. Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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Four injured in fiery La Junta accident

October 1, 2014
Four injured in fiery La Junta accident

Firefighters, paramedics and EMTs attend to three teenagers injured Monday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of SH 199 and South Reno Road between Azle and Springtown.
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Hornet Nation

September 24, 2014
Hornet Nation

Azle volleyball player Natalie Smith plays before a raucous, supportive student body Sept. 19 as the Lady Hornets swept visiting Brewer in a district match. A big night looms Sept. 26 at Boswell High when the volleyball and football teams face the Pioneers in key 5-5A contests. More on the ladies’ victory on Page 13A.                                                                 Photo by Mark K. Campbell… Read the rest

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Way cool!

September 17, 2014
Way cool!

Runners at the Sting Fling 5K Color Run were doused occasionally with green or pink powder as they traversed Central Park.
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Challenge Accepted

September 10, 2014
Challenge Accepted

The Azle Independent School District Board of Trustees, plus Superintendent Dr. Ray Lea, answered the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Thursday, Sept. 4, at the Azle Junior High stadium. Lea had previously taken the plunge at home after a challenge from his brother-in-law, but when one was issued by board Secretary Shannon Hart and President Bill Lane, Lea extended the challenge to include the entire board. In turn, the AISD board members solicited Azle Mayor Alan Brundrett, the Azle City Council and City Manager, Craig Lemin, and Texas gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott.  Photo by Carla Noah Stutsman… Read the rest

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