The Parker County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating suspects in connection with two theft and burglary cases in Aledo, according to a release.

The Mineral Wells Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention and Visitors Bureau announced late Monday afternoon winning two awards at the recent Texas Association of Convention and Visitors Bureau's Idea Fair at its annual conference.

In total, about 98 animals were adopted during Clear the Shelters Day on Saturday at the Weatherford Parker County Animal Shelter.

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As the temperatures rise, so does our anger and fear. In light of the tragic events in El Paso and Dayton, protests around the globe, and local matters that affect us, I want to take time to pause, deeply breathe in and out, and take notice of what matters most.

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The No. 1 estate planning mistake I see in my practice is failure to have an updated will or a living trust. Individuals with big incomes and/or a high net worth seem just as likely to put off estate planning as those of more modest means.

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Community members recently donated 233 pints of blood to Carter BloodCare for the Battle of the Badges Community Blood Drive — Weatherford fire versus police — to help with blood supply shortages.

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Peaster High School alumna Natalie Smith will be able to pay for the remainder of her tuition at Tarleton State University after receiving an additional $16,000 scholarship from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

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Worries are common in the weeks leading up to starting back to school. Depending on the age and personality of the child, you might see temper tantrums, clinging, headaches or stomach aches, withdrawal/isolation, pleading, bargaining, even anger or flat refusal to go to school. It is important for the parent or caregiver to NOT give in.

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A Parker County grand jury indicted Gene Allen Stone, 39, of Poolville, for two counts of manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance in Penalty Group 1, more than 4 grams, less than 200 grams.

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A Parker County jury convicted David Shawn Minze, 39, of Springtown, of felony assault for heating up a belt buckle and branding his girlfriend, according to a release from Assistant District Attorney Jeff Swain.

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Aledo ISD administration recently recommended salary increases for employees for the 2019-20 school year.

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At the regular meeting of the Willow Park city council Tuesday night it was announced that the Texas Water Development Board unanimously approved funding for the Fort Worth water project for WP and Hudson Oaks.

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Weatherford City Council approved proposing a slightly decreased tax rate during their meeting on Tuesday evening at city hall.

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A ONEOK employee recently met with West Parker County residents to listen to concerns about the Arbuckle II Pipeline construction taking place on their properties.

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Weatherford ISD board of trustees adopted the tax rate and budget for 2019-20 during their meeting on Monday evening at the District Services Building.

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The Parker County commissioners unanimously approved audio/visual upgrades for the County Court at Law 2 courtroom after issues were expressed by Judge Lynn Marie Johnson.

August is National Immunization Awareness Month, an event that coincides with the kick off of a new school year in Texas, and many parents are scrambling to get their students immunized.

Hundreds of veterans, friends and community members came to support the family of American hero U.S. Air Force Col. Roy Abner Knight, Jr. as he was laid to rest with full military honors in Holder’s Chapel Cemetery in Cool Saturday morning.

Since the beginning of public schools in Cleburne, high school students have gone to class in a variety of different buildings.

Playing basketball has been part of my life for a long time. I enjoy running up and down the court and playing with a team as we try to out score our opponents.

Before your little ones go down the slide at the playground, it’s a good idea to check how hot it is to prevent burns.

After the mass shooting that occurred at a Walmart in El Paso on Aug. 3, local officials are shining a light on a state program that helps take the financial burden off victims of violent crime.

Weatherford College board of trustees approved proposing a tax rate decrease for the 2019-20 year during their meeting on Thursday afternoon in the Doss Student Center.

They served from the Vietnam era to Iraq, the seven veterans honored on Wednesday at Cleburne’s American Legion Post 50. Age and location of service differences aside, the fact that they all suffered combat wounds for which they earned Purple Heart Medals ties them together.

To be sure all students are well nourished to learn, Keene ISD recently announced that all students in the district will get free breakfast and lunch for the entire school year.

Annetta resident Jennifer Carter has donated non-perishable items to the Blessing Box in Willow Park before, but a couple of months ago, she decided to involve her three children in the donation.

The city of Hudson Oaks revealed its proposed fiscal year 2020 budget at it’s most recent city council meeting.

Parker County Judge Pat Deen discussed his proposed budget Thursday, which plans to address a deficit in the current budget as well as decrease the total tax rate by 1 cent.

Pat Tuggle spent more than 25 football seasons in the press box at Yellow Jacket Stadium as the Cleburne ISD Athletic Department secretary.

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