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Parker County cleans up after another spring storm

This tree along FM 1187 sustained major damage during the storm.

Residents of east Parker County are cleaning up today after another round of storms blew through the area overnight.

Bee's Dive will soon be moving into this building on Bankhead that sustained wind damage.
Bee’s Dive will soon be moving into this building on Bankhead that sustained wind damage.

The worst of the damage seems to be from a line that passed over the area around 4 a.m., blowing down fences, awnings and hailing on some residents.

Cheyenne Prill took these photos at a law office on Bankhead Highway.
Cheyenne Prill took this photo at a law office on Bankhead Highway.

 

“We were out here early this morning getting started,” said Cheyenne Prill, who works at the law office of Scott, Burney and Associates on Bankhead Hwy. “There’s a lot of different places on the building that are damaged.”

The awning on Aledo diner was blown off during the early morning storm.
The awning on Aledo diner was blown off during the early morning storm.

Andrew W. Jones, who runs local service company Just-a-Jones, was out surveying damages and helping residents with repairs this morning.

“My phone has been ringing off the hook,” he said. “I’m seeing all kinds of things torn up.”

 

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Sat 20

Winter RUNderland 2018

January 20 @ 8:30 am
Sun 21

Parker County Panhellenic Meeting

January 21 @ 3:00 pm
Sun 21

Beto O’Rourke Town Hall

January 21 @ 6:00 pm
Mon 22

Clogging Classes

January 22 @ 6:00 pm
Tue 23

Aledo Community Lions Club

January 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thu 25

Big Fish

January 25 @ 7:00 pm
Sat 27

Texas Hold ’em Tournament

January 27 @ 6:30 pm
Thu 01

Little Black Dress Fashion Show

February 1 @ 6:30 pm
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February 2 @ 11:30 am

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