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Events for Parker County Republican Women

Parker County Republican Women meeting

April 8, 2013 by Jennifer Retter

Event Date: 
Thu, 04/11/2013 - 11:30am

Robert Parten of Elections Administration will speak Thursday, April 11, at The Doss Heritage and Culture Center on Texas Street as part of the Parker County Republican Women's monthly meeting.

Parten will speak on the Voting Rights Act and how it will affect Parker County if it is invalidated or limited, how to protect the integrity of absentee balloting, and other issues facing valid elections in the United States.

Parten has been with Parker County since January 2008. Prior to coming to Parker County, Parten worked in Tarrant County and has 45 years of elections experience. Parten is a certified C.E.R.A. (Certified Election Registration Administrator), and was the first in the United States to receive this certification. He has assisted the U.S. State Department with the conduct of democratic elections in Bosnia, Croatia, Albania and the Republic of Srpska.

The lunch and 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 business portion of the meeting with the speaker begins at noon.

Law enforcement program

March 11, 2013 by Randy Keck

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/14/2013 - 11:30am

Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler and Weatherford Police Chief Mike Manning will outline the challenges facing them, and explain how they coordinate their efforts to provide protection for the citizens of Weatherford and Parker County at the next meeting of the Parker County Republican Women at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 14, at The Doss Heritage and Culture Center. The luncheon and meeting is open to the public. Lunch is $15. To make a reservation, email Sonja Davis at sonjad@mpatexas.net.

Manning took over leadership of the Weatherford Police Department in 2009, following a 31 year career with the Fort Worth PD. Sheriff Fowler began his law enforcement career in 1965 with the Weatherford Police Department, followed by 24 years with the US Marshal Service, service with the Parker County Crimes Commission, Chief Deputy of the Parker County Sheriffs Department, Criminal Investigator for the Parker County District Attorney. He was elected Parker County Sheriff in 2005.

Luncheon

December 12, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/13/2012 - 11:00am

The Parker County Republican Women will host MerryLynn Gerstenschlager, Vice President of Texas Eagle Forum, at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center, 1400 Texas Drive, Weatherford. MerryLynn is currently attending her 17th United Nations conference in Doha, Qatar and will discuss the impact of the 2012 UN conference. Cost for the luncheon meeting is $15. For more information or to make a reservation call 817-99-8819 or email sonjadavis@mpatexas.net.

Luncheon

November 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2012 - 11:00am

Mr. Chuck KatlicMr. Chuck Katlic
Mr. Chuck Katlic will be the guest speaker at the Parker County Republican Women meeting at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8 at the Doss Heritage and Cultural Center.

Mr. Katlic, of the 99th Infantry Division, is an honored veteran of WW II and survivor of the Battle of the Bulge. He will discuss his experiences from his life.

Mr. Katlic is renowned in our community for his love of country and the American Flag. He oversees the placing of flags on veteran’s graves on Memorial Day, Veterans’ Day and July 4. He recruits local Boy Scouts and American Heritage Girls to help him distribute thousands of flags. Katlic, a verifiable octogenarian, is also active in proper disposal of the flags.

He is chaplain for the American Legion Post 163 and active in the van program that transports veterans back and forth to the hospitals in Fort Worth and Dallas. He is also an active member of VFW Post No. 4746.

Before coming to Weatherford, Katlic worked 38 years as a machinist in the shipyards in Maryland. Then he volunteered in National Parks and with the Sari Indians in Mexico.

Social networking will begin at 11 a.m. with lunch at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $15 for members. For reservations call Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or email ParkerCoRepublicanWomenRSVP@gmail.com

Luncheon

November 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 11/08/2012 - 11:00am

Mr. Chuck KatlicMr. Chuck Katlic
Mr. Chuck Katlic will be the guest speaker at the Parker County Republican Women meeting at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8 at the Doss Heritage and Cultural Center.

Mr. Katlic, of the 99th Infantry Division, is an honored veteran of WW II and survivor of the Battle of the Bulge. He will discuss his experiences from his life.

Mr. Katlic is renowned in our community for his love of country and the American Flag. He oversees the placing of flags on veteran’s graves on Memorial Day, Veterans’ Day and July 4. He recruits local Boy Scouts and American Heritage Girls to help him distribute thousands of flags. Katlic, a verifiable octogenarian, is also active in proper disposal of the flags.

He is chaplain for the American Legion Post 163 and active in the van program that transports veterans back and forth to the hospitals in Fort Worth and Dallas. He is also an active member of VFW Post No. 4746.

Before coming to Weatherford, Katlic worked 38 years as a machinist in the shipyards in Maryland. Then he volunteered in National Parks and with the Sari Indians in Mexico.

Social networking will begin at 11 a.m. with lunch at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $15 for members. For reservations call Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or email ParkerCoRepublicanWomenRSVP@gmail.com

Meeting

October 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 10/11/2012 (All day)

Dorrie O’Brien will be the guest speaker at the meeting of the Parker County Republican Women on Thursday, Oct. 11 at the Doss Heritage Center in Weatherford. Dorrie has been a national mentor for ACT! for America for three years, an organization dedicated to enacting legislation against Sharia law. O’Brien serves her community as election judge, delegate to several Republican state conventions, Chair of Organization and Nominations Committee SD 9. She is a member of Arlington Republican Women club. For more information or to make a reservation call Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or email ParkerCoRepublicanWomenRSVP@gmail.com.

Political Fundraiser

July 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 09/27/2012 - 6:30pm

Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson will be the featured speaker for the Parker County Republican Women’s fundraiser at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, September 27 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford. Tickets are $75 or two for $125. For more information, email Kay Cole: kaysgarden7@gmail.com.

Political Meeting

July 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/09/2012 - 11:30am

Ann Hettinger, State Director of Concerned Women for America, will speak on “Is human trafficking in your town?” at the regular meeting of Parker County Republican Women at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford. Social networking begins at 11 a.m. Lunch is $15 and reservations may be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or emailing ParkerCoRepublicanWomenRSVP@gmail.com.

Political Meeting

July 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 08/09/2012 - 11:30am

Ann Hettinger, State Director of Concerned Women for America, will speak on “Is human trafficking in your town?” at the regular meeting of Parker County Republican Women at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford. Social networking begins at 11 a.m. Lunch is $15 and reservations may be made by calling Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or emailing ParkerCoRepublicanWomenRSVP@gmail.com.

Political Meeting

May 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/10/2012 - 11:00am

Tim Barton
Tim Barton of Wallbuilders will speak to the Parker County Republican Women at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 10 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center in Weatherford. The meeting will focus on “passing the baton” to young patriots. The recipient of this year’s PCRW scholarship will also be announced. Networking time is 11 a.m. followed by the $15 luncheon at 11:30 a.m. For more information, or for reservations, call Sonja Davis at 817-443-3870 or email ParkerCoRepublicanWomenRSVP@gmail.com.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 16

  • AHS Varsity Girls Orange at Mansfield Varsity Invitational, Glen Gardens, 8:00 a.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Crowley at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Mineral Wells JH at Aledo 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 at Mineral Wells JH, MWHS Ram Stadium;
    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 Everman;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 17

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

Thursday, September 18

  • AHS JV at Crowley, 4:00 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall, Weatherford 9th grade center

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    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.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Harvest Christian Academy, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 19

  • AHS Varsity Boys Black at Bart Granger Memorial, Pecan Valley GC through Sept. 20

  • AHS at Cleburne;
    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 JV vs. CHANT - Christian Homeschool Athletes of North Texas at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m.

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

Saturday, September 20

  • Aledo Middle School, A Team Tournament at Weatherford Hall, times TBD

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