Springtown woman arrested for supplying minors – some pre-teens – at party
by Natalie Gentry
A Springtown woman, Mandy Wells, was arrested by the Weatherford-Parker County Special Crimes Unit (SCU) for providing marijuana and alcohol to minor children at her home during a party.
Parker County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Mandy Nichole Wells, 32, on a warrant Thursday, Nov. 19 after receiving the initial information, and conducting the preliminary investigation of an … Read the rest
Loving – one stitch at a time
BY NATALIE GENRY
All have been helped by a local church’s ministry.
Connie Owensby, wife of First Baptist Church’s Minister of Missions, Robert Owensby, organized a group of ladies in 2007.… Read the rest
BY CARLA NOAH STUTSMAN
With annual municipal elections coming up next May and the associated filing period for those who are considering a run for elected office, we at The Springtown Epigraph and The Azle news thought we’d do a comparison of the six cities in our coverage area.
We’ll compare and contrast the types of cities in our coverage areas – the cities of Azle, Springtown, Reno, and Pelican Bay as well as the … Read the rest
BY NATALIE GENTRY
A three-vehicle crash on FM 51 near Carter Road – between Springtown and Weatherford – left a Springtown woman dead Nov. 16.
Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers were called to the scene at approximately 5 p.m.
The accident occurred when a northbound 2011 Toyota Corolla, driven by Janean Kennedy, 49, of Springtown, was struck from behind by a 2008 Ford F-250 pickup, driven by Mark Preston Moore, 38, of Weatherford, … Read the rest
Records dispute evolves into shouting match between mayor and councilman
BY CARLA NOAH STUTSMAN
Most of the agenda for the Nov. 16 regular Reno city council meeting seemed tame enough: approval of some reports, discussion and/or action about holiday activities, a food drive, and storage facilities.
But a couple items – one addressing “a change of policy requested by Councilman [John] Basham, regarding ordinances for codification” and another item addressing a dispatch and jail contract … Read the rest
Teams choosing Porcupine Stadium for neutral playoff clash site
BY MARK K. CAMPBELL
This might be Porcupine Country but in the next few days, you might spy Yellow Jackets, Cowboys, Hornets, Longhorns and others in Springtown.… Read the rest