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Weatherford ISD Trustees welcomes new Board member

August 29, 2011 by Anonymous

From Derek Moore

Ashley Conlon
Weatherford ISD Board members appointed Ashley Conlon to serve in the Place 3 position at Wednesday's special-called meeting in the District Services Building Board Room.

Conlon, a long-time Weatherford resident, replaces Col. Kim Olson (Ret.) who recently stepped down because she and her family is moving out of the area. Weatherford ISD’s policy requires Trustees to reside within the school district.

"Board members felt it would be a great asset for Conlon to join the group and actively participate in the process of hiring of a new superintendent," WISD Board President Charlie Martinez said. "Her input definitely will be welcomed as we strive to find a replacement for Dr. [Deborah] Cron."

Dr. Cron will be retiring after the Board finds a suitable replacement. She will be leaving behind more than 40 years of service in Texas public education.

Conlon will serve in the Place 3 position until next year's school board election. Following next year's election, that position will be served until the remainder of Col. Olson's original term in 2013.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 21

  • AHS Varsity at Northwest Classic Varsity Tournament through Aug. 23, times TBA

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

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

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

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

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

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

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.

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