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Parker County cleans up after another spring storm

This tree along FM 1187 sustained major damage during the storm.

Residents of east Parker County are cleaning up today after another round of storms blew through the area overnight.

Bee's Dive will soon be moving into this building on Bankhead that sustained wind damage.
Bee’s Dive will soon be moving into this building on Bankhead that sustained wind damage.

The worst of the damage seems to be from a line that passed over the area around 4 a.m., blowing down fences, awnings and hailing on some residents.

Cheyenne Prill took these photos at a law office on Bankhead Highway.
Cheyenne Prill took this photo at a law office on Bankhead Highway.

 

“We were out here early this morning getting started,” said Cheyenne Prill, who works at the law office of Scott, Burney and Associates on Bankhead Hwy. “There’s a lot of different places on the building that are damaged.”

The awning on Aledo diner was blown off during the early morning storm.
The awning on Aledo diner was blown off during the early morning storm.

Andrew W. Jones, who runs local service company Just-a-Jones, was out surveying damages and helping residents with repairs this morning.

“My phone has been ringing off the hook,” he said. “I’m seeing all kinds of things torn up.”

 

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Thu 21

East Parker County Day at the Capitol

March 21 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sat 23

March for Meals

March 23 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sat 23

Dog Adoptions

March 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 23

AG Backers Auction and Dinner

March 23 @ 5:00 pm
Sat 23

Aledo AdvoCats Glow Run

March 23 @ 8:00 pm
Sun 24

Cat Adoptions

March 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue 26

Aledo Community Lions Club

March 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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