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Clark Gardens hosts sunrise service

March 24, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sun, 04/05/2015 - 7:00am

Bring the family Sunday, April 5 rain or shine to Clark Gardens for an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. in the East Tent. The service is hosted by the Mineral Wells Area Ministerial Alliance and is free to the public. Guests can enjoy the gardens until 9:30 a.m.
Hop on over to Clark Gardens for an Easter Celebration! The fun begins Saturday, April from 10 a.m.-noon with activities for the whole family. Enjoy crafts, entertainment, a food truck, model trains and an egg hunt! Don't forget to stop by and get a picture with the Easter Bunny.

Walk To End Lupus planned

March 23, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sat, 05/09/2015 - 9:00am

The fourth annual Walk To End Lupus Now is Saturday, May 9 at the Texas Pythian Home, 1825 E. Bankhead Drive, Weatherford. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the walk starts at 10 a.m. To register please go to the walk website at www.lupuswalk2015.kintera.org.
Rally your friends, family, co-workers and neighbors to walk and Discover Your Power by raising funds for lupus research and educational programs, while increasing awareness and public support for those affected by lupus. Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body (skin, joints, and/or organs inside the body). Chronic means that the signs and symptoms tend to last longer than six weeks and often for many years.

Shaw-Kemp Ranch sets annual open house

March 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sat, 04/11/2015 - 1:00pm

The annual Shaw-Kemp Open House is scheduled for the afternoon of Saturday, April 11 from 1-5 p.m. – weather permitting – at the Shaw-Kemp Ranch (Nebo Valley), located at 220 Kemp Road, just off of Highway 51 South (a.k.a. Granbury Highway).
For the past 35 years, Mary Kemp, with the help of a hundred or so of her closest friends and family members, has hosted the annual Shaw-Kemp Open House, celebrating history, blue bonnets and the brand of good, down-home fun and hospitality for which Parker County has become famous. 
Step back in time while looking at log cabins, a ranch house, a school, a church, a grocery store, a post office, a bank, a barber shop, and much more.
Live entertainment will be held all afternoon on the DeBeauford house porch.

Competitive cheer try outs set

March 11, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/21/2015 - 1:30pm

Tryouts for Impact Athletic Training Center’s competitive cheer teams will be Saturday, March 21 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Impact is located near Aledo High School at 100 Nu Energy Drive. Call (817) 899-6681 for more information. www.impactathletictc.com

Tours of Mount Pleasant School offered

February 13, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sat, 02/21/2015 - 1:00pm

In honor of Black History month, the newly renovated historic Mount Pleasant Colored School in Weatherford will be the site of four guided tours Saturday, Feb. 21. Alumnus Raymond George will conduct the tours from 1-1:30, 2-2:30, 3-3:30 and 4-4:30 p.m. A reception will follow at the school from 6-8 p.m. Directions: Two blocks south of the intersection of Palo Pinto Street and Dubellette Street. This event is free and open to the public. All alumni are encouraged to attend. For more information contact Raymond George at 817-304-3519 or Jeff Brazzell at 214-793-3215.

Impact hosts informational meeting on competitive cheerleading

February 12, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:30pm

Competitive cheer is coming to Aledo. An informational meeting will be at Impact Athletic Training Center, 100 Nu Energy Drive, Monday, March 16 at 6:30 p.m. Tryouts will be held Saturday, March 21 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Call 817-899-6681 for more information.

Mobile mammogram unit coming to Aledo

February 6, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/04/2015 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

Texas Health Resources Mobile Unit will be at Moss Insurance, 705 FM 1187 in Aledo March 3-4 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. to administer free mammograms.
To make appointments call 855-318-7696.

Mobile mammogram unit coming to Aledo

February 6, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Tue, 03/03/2015 - 9:00am

Texas Health Resources Mobile Unit will be at Moss Insurance, 705 FM 1187 in Aledo March 3-4 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. to administer free mammograms.
To make appointments call 855-318-7696.

Hudson benefit continues

January 29, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Fri, 02/06/2015 - 5:00pm

A donation drive for Cameron Hudson continues Jan. 24-Feb. 6 at Impact Athletic Training Center, 100 Nu Energy Drive in Aledo, 817-899-6681. The public may place donations in a drop box at Impact Athletic Training Center which will be given to Cameron’s family. For more information about Cameron please visit www.prayersforcameronhudson.com or “like” Prayers for Cameron Hudson on Facebook.

Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival performances set

December 24, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Sun, 01/04/2015 - 3:00pm

The 39th anniversary of the magnificent Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival will be celebrated in University Christian Church's sanctuary, 2720 S. University Dr. in Fort Worth Jan. 3-4 at 3 and 5 p.m. each day. Bring family and gather friends to come as the magnificent cast of 300 delights in bringing to life this remarkable production. All performances of the pageant are free and open to the public. However, since it is as heralded by local townspeople and patrons from neighboring cities and states, plan on arriving at least an hour early to find seats.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Cleburne, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 9

  • Aledo Varsity at District Tournament at TCU, all day

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 10

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Chisholm Trail

  • Aledo Bearcats at Joshua, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at AHS Baseball Field, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Everman, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 13

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Hall at Weatherford 9th Grade Center, 4:30 pm

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