• Updated

Mineral Wells is well on its way to becoming a destination city, despite some recent effects from the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Updated

Parker County 4-H ambassadors shared their experiences in gaining necessary life and leadership skills through the organization in honor of the upcoming 4-H Week, which will run Oct. 4-10.

  • Updated

The Parker County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for any information leading to an arrest in a case of credit card abuse - elderly.

  • Updated

A former Poolville educator now contending for a board of trustee position says he isn’t shying away from his past, and that a letter circulating the community referencing an incident from 2014 is from someone who’s “worried about getting beat and wants to drum up old stuff.”

  • Updated

The Weatherford Walk to End Alzheimer's event is Saturday, Oct. 10, and will take place as scheduled this year but with a different look due to concerns about the COVID-19 virus.

  • Updated

Depending on who you speak to, Weatherford College's streak of 15 consecutive seasons of reaching the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming, is either still intact or it ended thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Updated

At the direction of Gov. Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Public Safety is announcing Saturday appointment availability through the end of the year. The Cleburne office is included in this list.

The conservative megadonor Tim Dunn is backing Shelley Luther in her Texas Senate bid with a $1 million loan, a large amount for such a race.Luther, the Dallas salon owner who was jailed earlier this year over her refusal to close her business due to coronavirus restrictions, is in a six-way…

Texans receiving unemployment benefits who qualified for an extra $300 in weekly jobless payments issued by the Trump administration will no longer receive the additional funds after claims from last week are paid, according to the Texas Workforce Commission.The agency, which processes unemp…

As Texas prepares for an expected deluge of mail-in votes in November, a federal judge has found that one facet of the state’s signature verification rules for those ballots is unconstitutional and must be reworked for the upcoming election.U.S. District Judge Orlando Garcia ruled Tuesday th…

A federal judge on Saturday ordered the U.S. Census Bureau to halt its plans to wind down operations a month early.The temporary restraining order issued by U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh was the first ruling in a lawsuit brought last month by voting and civil rights groups and Democrat-led lo…

Starting Sept. 8, Texas will require school districts to file weekly reports on new COVID-19 cases among students, teachers or staff, state education officials announced Thursday.School administrators must fill out forms including any new COVID-19 cases their schools were notified of the pre…

Approximately 347,700 Texans currently receiving unemployment benefits do not qualify for the additional $300 weekly payments issued by the Trump administration, according to the Texas Workforce Commission.Some people do not qualify because they did not indicate on their unemployment filings…

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas reported more than 200 additional coronavirus deaths Tuesday as the total number of infections surpassed 550,000 statewide.

Texas is mourning more than 10,000 known COVID-19 fatalities, 100 times more people than were killed in Hurricane Harvey, according to new figures released by state officials Monday. It’s a somber mark that only three other states have passed since the pandemic hit the United States earlier …

The owner of a Confederate monument, located on the lawn of the Parker County Courthouse, claims  county officials wanted the monument moved but did not want to vote on it out of concern for getting re-elected.

The amount of unemployment benefits coming to Texans remained up in the air Monday as confusion persisted over President Donald Trump’s weekend executive orders designed to provide economic relief from the pandemic.On Saturday, Trump ordered that eligible unemployment recipients receive an e…

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries