From the Azle ISD: Due to rapidly changing weather, Azle ISD will be releasing students at all campuses at 10 a.m. today (Friday, February 27). Parents may pick up their children any time prior to that if desired. Buses will run at 10:30 a.m. to begin transporting students home.… Read the rest
Longtime Azle resident, businessman, park board member, city councilman, volunteer and philanthropist Bobby Joe “B.J.” Clark, 86, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 24, in Azle.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at White’s Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail in Azle. The phone number is 817-444-3221.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, at Ash Creek Baptist Church, 300 S. Stewart Street in Azle.… Read the rest
by Carla Noah Stutsman
Bobby Joe Clark – known fondly to most people around Azle as simply “B. J.” – died Tuesday morning, Feb. 24, at Azle Manor Nursing Home and Rehabilitation in Azle.… Read the rest
Jacksboro Highway early beneficiary of Prop I
by Carla Noah Stutsman
At long last, there is good news about three construction projects that will virtually complete the 10-mile stretch of highway between Azle and Lake Worth known as State Highway 199 or the Jacksboro Highway.
According to State Representative Charlie Geren, the three projects are now included in the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) proposed projects for years 2, 3 and 4 of Proposition I.… Read the rest
The girls defeated Boswell 3-0 to move to 4-2-2 in district play.
In the victory, the Lady Hornets got goals from Lauren Harvick, Joyce Houng, and Kaycee Moore.
Meagan McNew had assists on the first two scores.… Read the rest
Most Azle High School teams suffered with some testy weather.
But not the track teams. A truncated meet at Byron Nelson was conducted in nice weather.
No team points were kept among the 11 squads, girls Coach Melody Dennis said.
“We competed better than I anticipated and most of our relays scored points,” she said.
A Lady Hornet mile relay team of Karly Thomas, Kaylie Peters, Ayden Thomason, and Brooke Smith finished second in 4 minutes, 20.19 seconds.… Read the rest
Disney is wise.
The studio makes superhero movies. They create kid-friendly pictures, animated and otherwise. They produce an annual nature film every Earth Day. (This year it’s Monkey Kingdom.)
And they put out old-timey movies that appeal to adults who long for a feel-good, inspirational story – the kind that land on the AARP Movies for Grown-Up Awards list. That’s McFarland, USA.
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