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Canion named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week

February 15, 2012 by Randy Keck

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Aledo High School graduate Whitney Canion was named Big 12 Big 12 Pitcher of the Week for the sixth time. Click on the image above for more information.

Joyce Guilliams

June 23, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, June 25, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m on Friday, June 24, 2011 at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Joyce GuilliamsJoyce Guilliams

Joyce was born in Hillsboro to Jim and Opal Malone. She was married to Hank Guilliams for 61 years when he preceded her in death. She retired from Vought Aeronautics after working there for 25 years. Joyce was a member of Christway Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Opal Malone; brother, Jimmy Malone; husband, Hank Guilliams; son- in-law, Jerry Wayne Tillman. Survivors: son, Glenn Guilliams; daughter, Phyllis Tillman; daughter-in-law, Janie Guilliams; 5 grandchildren and their spouses, and 8 great- grandchildren.

Watenpaugh receives Dean's Honors

July 13, 2010 by Christine Hurd

Kendra Watenpaugh of Aledo was named to the Dean's Honors List for the spring semester at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, New Hampshire. Watenpaugh, a sophomore majoring in fine arts and education, earned Dean's Honors List status by maintaining a term grade point average of at least 3.65 on a scale of four. Watenpaugh is a 2009 graduate of Aledo High School.

King receives degree from Dallas Baptist University

June 14, 2010 by Christine Hurd

Joshua Daniel King of Dallas, graduating with a Bachelor of Business Studies degree was among the 659 graduates receiving undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees from DBU at spring commencement.

King was one of 400 students to receive a bachelor's degree and played for the men's tennis team.

East Texas Baptist University Announces Spring 2010 Graduates

May 27, 2010 by Christine Hurd

Spring Commencement ceremonies for East Texas Baptist University were held on Saturday, May 1, 2010, in Baker Auditorium of the Ornelas Spiritual Life Center. Amanda Peredo of Aledo, Texas received a Bachelor of Science at the event.

Anderson Named to Spring's Dean List at Southwestern University

May 20, 2010 by Christine Hurd

Georgetown (Texas) – Willow Park resident Meagan Anderson has been named to the 2010 Spring Dean’s List at Southwestern University.

To be selected, students must have at least a 3.6 grade point average on a 4.0 scale with at least 12 graded hours and be in good standing with the University.

Southwestern University is a selective, nationally recognized undergraduate liberal arts college with an enrollment of 1,300 students. It is the oldest institution of higher learning in Texas. For more information on Southwestern, visit www.southwestern.edu.

Ross wins award in regional concrete canoe competition

April 29, 2010 by Randy Keck

Special to The Community News: Casey RossSpecial to The Community News: Casey RossCasey Ross of Willow Park, a junior at The University of Texas at Tyler, was a member of the UT Tyler American Society of Civil Engineering Student Chapter that won several awards during the 2010 ASCE Texas-Mexico Regional Concrete Canoe Competition held in Austin.

With this year’s canoe entry, “The Force,”the 20-member team placed second overall in competition out of 10 teams, besting universities
such as Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University, UT Austin and UT El Paso. UT Tyler received second place in oral presentation, third place in technical design report, third in women’s endurance race, which Ross participated in, and first in the men’s endurance race.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 2

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

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

Thursday, September 4

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

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

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    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. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    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 Richland;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

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