BY NATALIE GENTRY
Planning and zoning decisions were at the forefront of Nov. 19 Springtown City Council meeting.
The city council unanimously approved a zoning change request for a piece of property just east of the intersection of North Avenue A and East 1st Street.
The owners of WestAir/Ward Welding had requested that the property be changed from single family residential property to highway commercial district.… Read the rest
Sr. Angel Tree returns this season
By Natalie Gentry
The Springtown Area Chamber of Commerce has almost 50 senior angels on this year’s Senior Angel Tree ready to be adopted.… Read the rest
by Natalie Gentry
The Springtown Police Department will begin their annual holiday toy drive next week.
Now through Dec. 18, officers will be issuing little red tickets for toys for minor violations.
These tickets are not actual citations, but an opportunity to spread Christmas cheer.… Read the rest
By Mark K. Campbell
The November Springtown Optimist Club’s Tex-Anne and Texan of the Month are high school juniors Madison Beckwith and Grant Trichel.
Beckwith, daughter of Tommy and Jennifer Beckwith, is a member of the National Honor … Read the rest
Christmas on the Square returns, marking 22 years
By Natalie Gentry
Christmas on the Square has provided Springtown residents with a fun combination of holiday entertainment and shopping on the first weekend in December for the last 21 years.
This year‘s event is set for Saturday, Dec. 12 from … Read the rest
The Texas Extension Education Association District 3 fall training meeting was held Nov. 17 at the Springtown Senior Center. Twelve members from the Springtown club attended including: (l-r) Sheila Woody, Rena Mae Woody, Charlsta Smith, Wanda Lacey, Ola Culwell, Cita Honeycutt, Helen Geerlings, Ella Carpenter, Joyce Dickerson, Barbara Sampson, Julia Moseley, and Kathy Smith. Photo submitted by Springtown Texas Extension Education Association… Read the rest
Imran Ameer Uddin, a 2011 Springtown High School graduate, has earned his Bachelors of Business Administration, with a major in Finance from Texas State University and will receive his diploma during the commencement ceremony Dec. 12.
Uddin played football at SHS and received a scholarship to Central Missouri University.
He later transferred to TSU in San Marcos where he has consistently remained on the Dean’s list.… Read the rest