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Events for Parker County Republican Women

State GOP vice chair coming to Parker

March 24, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/09/2015 - 11:30am

Parker County Republican Women host Amy Clark, vice chair of the Republican Party of Texas, Thursday, April 9 at the Doss Heritage Center, 1400 Texas Drive, Weatherford. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. and the community is welcome. RSVP to Sonja Davis  at sonjad@mpatexas.net.
Clark is a sixth generation Texan, born and raised in Dallas County, and graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio. She worked in the Washington, D.C., area with the National Rifle Association. Upon moving back to Texas, she continued working with The NRA Foundation as a consultant. She took on a number of roles in various marketing projects and campaigns before embarking on her most important and rewarding adventure as a stay-at-home mom.

State trooper speaking to GOP women

March 5, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/12/2015 - 11:30am

Parker Country Republican Women welcome guest speaker Sr. Trooper Texas Highway Patrolman Dub Gillum March 12 at 11:30 a.m.  Lunch is served and the community is welcome.  
Gillum has been stationed in Granbury for 24 years and serves as the Safety Education and Public Information Officer for DPS as well as the Disaster and Emergency Management Coordinator for eight counties and Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant. The majority of his time is spent educating the public on topics like Driving Safety, Alcohol & Drugs and Occupant Protection. Gillum is a police instructor and holds a Master Police Officer Certification, with specialties in Officer Survival, Dangerous Drugs and Child Transportation Safety.

Federation president speaking to GOP women

January 29, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 02/12/2015 - 11:30am

Jody Rushton, president of the Texas Federation of Republican Women, will speak to the Parker County Republican Women Thursday, Feb. 12 with lunch at 11:30 a.m. and the speaker at noon at the Doss Heritage Center, 1400 Texas Drive, Weatherford.
To RSVP contact Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or by email at sonjad@mpatexas.net.
Rushton is from Plano, where she is a member of Conner Harrington Republican Women.

Parker GOP women hosting Spivack

January 5, 2015 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 01/08/2015 - 11:30am

The Parker County Republican Women will hold their regular monthly meeting Thursday, Jan. 8 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m., and the meeting will begin at noon. Reservations can be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or by email at sonjad@mpatexas.net.  
The speaker for January is 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.

Turners reschedule visit to Parker County

December 1, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:00am

Parker County Republican Women announce Janine and Juliette Turner as guest speakers for the December monthly meeting. Turner had previously been scheduled to speak in October but was unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.
Janine Turner is an Emmy and three-time Golden Globe nominated actress most known for her beloved performance as Maggie O'Connell in Northern Exposure. Other memorable credits include Cliffhanger, Leave it to Beaver, Dr. T & the Women, Steel Magnolias, and Friday Night Lights. At age 16, Juliette is the bestselling author of "Our Constitution Rocks!" and has a new book titled, "Our Presidents Rock!" As a dynamic duo, the Turners mix pop culture and American history to engage citizens to get involved.

State chairman speaking

October 27, 2014 by Phil Major

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

The Parker County Republican Women welcome Steve Munisteri, chairman of the Republican Party of Texas, as guest speaker at the Nov. 13 luncheon meeting at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. Lunch is $15 and serving will begin at 11:30 a.m. Reservations can be made at sonjad@mpatexas.net, or by calling 817-443-3870.

Turners to speak to Parker GOP women

September 26, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:00am

Parker County Republican Women monthly luncheon guest speakers for October will be Janine Turner and her daughter Juliette.
They will represent their organization: Constituting America, http://
www.constitutingamerica.org.
The luncheon is Thursday, Oct. 9 at the Doss Heritage Center, 1400 Texas Ave. in Weatherford. Fellowship is at 11 a.m. with lunch at 11:30 and the speaker at noon.
As a single mother, Turner, inspired by her father, a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and Air Force hero, has championed the cause of preserving American principles with her foundation, Constituting America, her radio show The Janine Turner Show and as a columnist and political pundit.
She is an Emmy and three‐time Golden Globe nominated actress most known for her beloved performance as Maggie O’Connell in Northern Exposure.
Other memorable credits include Cliffhanger, Leave it to Beaver, Dr. T & the Women, Steel Magnolias, and Friday Night Lights
Juliette Turner is the National Youth Director of Constituting America, a group founded by her mother and co-chaired with Cathy Gillespie that is dedicated to educating Americans about the founding documents.
Juliette has been able to learn from her mother’s power to prevail while sharing many of the same life interests. At age 16, her new book Our Presidents Rock! isn’t her first – she wrote the bestselling book Our Constitution Rocks! at age 14.
To RSVP email sonjad@mpatexas.net or call 817-999-8819.

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.

Sports Calendar

Monday, April 20

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

Tuesday, April 21

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

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

Thursday, April 23

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

Friday, April 24

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

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

Monday, April 27

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

Tuesday, April 28

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

Friday, May 1

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

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