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Events for Parker County Republican Women

National GOP committeewoman to speak

July 30, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 11:30am

The Parker County Republican Women's monthly meeting will be Aug. 14 at the Doss Heritage & Culture Center in Weatherford. The meeting is open to the public. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. at a cost of $15. Reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or by email at sonjad@mpatexas.net.
The guest speake is Toni Anne Dashiell, national committeewoman for Texas. Sheis a leader among leaders, who was awarded the 2009 Ronald Reagan Leadership Award by the National Federation of Republican Women for her distinctive performance as president of the Texas Federation of Republican Women. She is an empowering personality who in 2010, added women from Nigeria and Bosnia to the long list of leaders she has empowered. She traveled to Bosnia and Nigeria on behalf of the Women’s Democracy Network to train women seeking public office in campaign management, leadership development, and communication. She co-authored “Leading for Freedom: Leadership Skills for Republicans” and does workshops across the nation on the topics addressed in the book.
Toni Anne’s service as a volunteer grassroots leader dates back to 1968, when she worked on a presidential campaign as a member of Teenage Republicans. Since that time she has been a consistent leader in numerous Republican campaigns including presidential, senatorial and congressional, statewide, city and county races.

Smith speaking to GOP women

April 25, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/08/2014 - 11:30am

Parker County Republican Women's guest speaker for the May meeting is Michelle Smith, state director for Concerned Women for America. The meeting will be held May 8 at the Doss Heritage & Culture Center. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., and the meeting will begin at noon. The Doss Heritage & Culture Center is on the corner of Park Street and Texas Street in Weatherford. Reservations can be made by emailing Sonja Davis at Sonjad@mpatexas.net, or call 817-443-3870.

Rep. Krause to speak to GOP women

March 31, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:30am

The Parker County Republican Women's regular monthly meeting will be held April 10 at the Doss Heritage & Culture Center on Texas Street. The meeting is open to the public and lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. at a cost of $15. Reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870, or by email at sonjad@mpatexas.net.
Guest speaker is Rep. Matt Krause. Krause was born in Tyler, where his father was youth pastor at Green Acres Baptist Church. He is a constitutional attorney, college professor of American history and government, and public speaker on America's Founding Fathers.
Rep. Krause is also the executive director of the Torch of Freedom Foundation, where the next generation of leaders is trained through Patriot Academy. Patriot Academy is held at the Texas Capitol and other states every summer where students learn the political process and how to make a difference in the culture whether through politics, the law, the media, or whatever area into which they have been called.
He has received an A+ rating from Empower Texans, 100% from Texas Eagle Forum, and a "Top 5" Courageous Conservative Award from Texas Conservative Coalition during his Freshman Session.
The vision of Patriot Academy is to equip a new generation of young people to become leaders in federal, state, and local governments and to help bring the nation back to the principles of liberty on which it was founded.
Its goals are to:
1. Train students to develop government policy with a conservative worldview like that of the Founding Fathers of America.

GOP women hosting author

March 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/13/2014 - 11:30am

Parker County Republican Women will have as their guest speaker March 13 Loren Spivack.
Spivack, “The Free Market Warrior,” was born and raised in Massachusetts and spent most of his adult life in New York City. Before becoming active in politics, Spivack worked for several non-profits and as a management consultant for profit and non-profit companies.
Spivack founded “Free Market Warrior” in 2009 in an effort to make a positive difference in American politics and economics.
His “Free Market Warrior” store was expelled from Concord Mills Mall in North Carolina in July 2009 for selling material critical of the Obama administration. Mall owners, Simon Property Group, are major Democratic donors. Since then Spivack has devoted his time to teaching conservative groups about free market economics. He conducts "Economic Literacy" seminars across the United States. Spivack has delivered his famous seminar on “Economic Literacy” to more than 200 groups in 20 states.
Spivack is also the author of “The New Democra,t” a parody history of the Obama administration, based on a famous children's book. With pitch-perfect rhyme and clever illustrations, "The New Democrat” transforms the political personalities of the times into cartoon characters in a conservative morality play.

Parker County Republican Women monthly meeting

February 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/13/2014 - 11:30am

The Parker County Republic Women will hold their monthly meeting Thursday, Feb. 13 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center at 1400 Texas Dr., the corner of E. Park Ave & Texas St. Lunch will begin being served at 11:30 a.m., and the business meeting will start at noon. The lunch and meeting are open to the public. Lunch is $15, and reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870, or by email at Sonjad@mpatexas.net
The speaker for February has had to cancel, and the group is inviting all county Republican candidates to attend and give a brief presentation.

Parker County Republican Women meeting

January 3, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:00am

Parker County Republican Women's meeting is Thursday, Jan. 9 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. Matt Armstrong from True the Vote will be the guest speaker. Come early and fellowship at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served at 11:30 and the speaker will begin around noon. Reservations can be made by emailing Sonja Davis at sonjad@mpatexas.net.

Republican Women meeting

November 7, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/14/2013 - 11:30am

The Parker County Republican Women will host David Watts and David Orcutt at the November luncheon meeting on Nov. 13 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

David Watts, Republican Candidate for Texas Land Commissioner, is a businessman with more than 22 years experience solving business problems, helping organizations become more efficient and empowering them to reinvent themselves to better serve their clients. Mr. Watts is also a family man, novelist, pilot, preacher and teacher.

The other candidate for Texas Land Commissioner, George P. Bush, is not able to attend the November meeting, but the Republican Women look forward to hosting him in the future.

The second guest speaker is David Orcutt. Mr. Orcutt has 12 years of healthcare management experience and will be talking about the Weatherford Regional Medical Center, its services, new doctors and programs.

The luncheon meeting is open to the public. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. at a cost of $15. Reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or emailing sonjad@mpatexas.net.

Republican Women meeting

October 2, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/10/2013 - 11:30am

Parker County Republican Women will host Ross Carmichael, Vice President of Compliance and Operations at Higginbotham, to speak on the Affordable Health Care Act, at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10, at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. The luncheon and meeting are open to the public. The cost for lunch is $15. Reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or by emailing sonjad@mpatexas.net.

Estes to address PCRW

July 31, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/08/2013 - 11:30am

State Sen. Craig Estes will be the speaker at the monthly meetiong of Parker County Republican Women at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8. Lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m., and the business meeting will start at noon at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center, 1400 Texas Dr. in Weatherford.

Estes was first elected to the State Senate in a 2001 Special Election, and then re-elected in 2002, 2004 and 2008. He is the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Rural Affairs and Homeland Security as well as Vice Chairman for the Senate Natural Resources Committee. He also serves as a member of the Senate Finance and Business and Commerce Committees.

Estes has been appointed by Governor Rick Perry to serve on the Southern States Biobased Alliance and to the Western States Water Council. Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst appointed Senator Estes to the Agriculture and Rural Development Committee of the Southern Legislative Conference of the Council for State Governments, and Agriculture and Energy Committee for the National Conference for State Legislators.

Senator Estes serves on the Bioenergy Policy Council, which was created through his legislative efforts to expand research and development of domestically produced alternative fuels to promote economic growth, and reduce our dependence on foreign energy. 

Lunch is $15, and reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870, or by email at Sonjad@mpatexas.net.

King to address GOP Women

June 4, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/08/2013 - 11:30am

State Rep. Phil King will be the featured speaker for the Parker County Republican Women at a luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 8 the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherdord.
King will share his insights on the last Legislative Session, and what can be expected to occur during the Special Session called By Governor Perry.King has represented Parker County for 14 years. The luncheon and meeting are open to the public. Lunch is $15. To make a reservation, call Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or email sonjad@mpatexas.net.

Sports Calendar

Monday, September 22

  • Week of Sept. 22, Aledo Middle School at Burleson Hughes

Tuesday, September 23

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Granbury Acton MS at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Crowley;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 24

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Aledo Meet McAnally, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 25

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Lakeland Academy, 4:30 p.m. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Joshua at Aledo, 7th Gym 1 & 8th MPC;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, September 26

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Granbury Girls Tournament, Harbor Lakes through Sept. 27

  • AHS vs. Joshua at Aledo;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH vs. St. Paul's Lutheran at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m. *District Game

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Rockwall Christian at Aledo Middle School, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 27

  • AHS JV at Chisholm Trail JV Tournament, times TBA

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