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September 1, 2023


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In this issue

  • City of Aledo Public Hearing

    Monday, September 18

  • City of Aledo Tax Rate Notice

    Monday, September 18

  • Bearcats look to avoid complacency

    Wednesday, September 13

    Along with facing Azle on the Hornets’ home turf Friday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m., the Aledo Bearcats have another opponent to battle as they enter their second District 3-5A Division I contest, head …

  • Spirit Page

    Friday, September 1

  • Ex-Students’ Association Banquet

    Friday, September 1

    The Aledo ISD Ex-Students Association will hold their banquet on Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Aledo Learning Center Training Room. Visitation will begin at 4:30 p.m. and the meal will be served at 6 …

  • This week's Cartoon

    Friday, September 1

  • Aledo Thanksgiving Trot

    Friday, September 1

  • Board approves 2023-24 budget

    Wednesday, August 30

    At a special meeting Monday (Aug. 28), the Weatherford ISD Board of Trustees held a public hearing before adopting the annual budget and setting a tax rate that continues a trend of being lower than …

  • Aledo blanks Granbury

    Wednesday, August 30

    After an hour heat delay, the Aledo Racquetcats tennis team took on the Granbury Pirates in the District 5-5A opener on Aug. 22 in Granbury. Aledo walked away with a victory of 19-0 and even won five …

  • Ladycats win-streak moves to eight

    Wednesday, August 30

    After going 4-0 at the Arlington Invitational over the weekend where Kinley Elms was named MVP and Alyssa Todd received all-tournament honors, the Ladycats returned to Aledo to host Paschal’s …

  • Kangaroos' offense shines against Keller Central

    Wednesday, August 30

    The Weatherford Kangaroos racked up 484 yards of offense in a 44-19 rout of Keller Central at the Keller ISD Athletic Complex Friday night, Aug. 25. Weatherford senior quarterback CJ Thornton …

  • Racquetcats smash Hornets

    Wednesday, August 30

    In their second District 5-5A match, the Aledo varsity tennis team (11-0, 2-0 in district) dominated Azle, winning all of the matches played at their home courts on Tuesday, Aug. 29, for an overall …

  • Eagles drop opener at home

    Wednesday, August 30

    While the Willow Park Trinity Christian Eagles fell 27-13 to Fort Worth Temple Christian at home on Thursday, Aug. 24, there was reason for optimism. Most notably by the performances of numerous …

  • TCA girls win at Southwest

    Wednesday, August 30

    Led by Gracee Whiteaker, the Willow Park Trinity Christian Lady Eagles won the Varsity Girls Division of the SCS Invitational at Fort Worth Southwest Christian School this past Saturday, Aug. 26. …

  • Ladycats third in elite meet

    Wednesday, August 30

    The Aledo Ladycats finished third in the prestigious Southlake Cross Country Invitational Saturday, Aug. 26. They trailed only Lucas Lovejoy and host Southlake Carroll. "The Southlake meet is a …

  • Another statement game

    Wednesday, August 30

    It's not often when you're as dominant a football program as Aledo that statement games come in season openers. But that's what head coach Robby Jones and his players were thinking last week as they …

  • It’s early, but Bearcats already look like champions

    Wednesday, August 30

    Ok, I admit it. Going into the Aledo Bearcats’ football season opener against Dallas Parish Episcopal Friday, Aug. 24 at Buchanan Stadium, I was expecting a close game. And it was - for …

  • Russ Alan Jones

    Wednesday, August 30

    Russ Alan Jones, 62, passed away unexpectedly August 23, 2023.  Russ was born to Coy and Dixie Jones on September 27, 1960. After graduating from Brownfield High School, Russ attended South …

  • Politics and the art of winning hearts and minds

    Wednesday, August 30

    In politics, as in war, no campaign can truly be successful if the victor cannot win the hearts and minds of the vanquished. Some of the most trusted allies of the United States were its enemies …

  • Texans asked to conserve energy in heat wave

    Wednesday, August 30

    The agency that operates the power grid for much of the state asked Texans to conserve energy use several times last week as the grid was beset with high demand and low wind-power generation, …

  • City council accepts offer for train depot

    Wednesday, August 30

    As Aledo continues to grow and transform into the new community it’s becoming, old Aledo still has a strong presence downtown. The difficult act of holding onto the old while experiencing the …

  • Bearcats get revenge in season opener

    Saturday, August 26

    The Robby Jones era of Aledo Bearcat football is officially underway. The defending 5A Division I Texas state champions wasted no time handing their newly-minted head coach his first win as they …


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