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Pat Golf looks surprised as Brian Hartnett shows the door prize he won at the fifth annual Taste of Palo Pinto County, hosted by the Holiday Hills Country Club in Mineral Wells, the evening of July 14. Hartnett, a pharmacist for 20 years, said he thought it was pills or worse.
Saturday, July 19 Christmas in July The Possum Kingdom East Volunteer Fire Department and EMS Auxiliary will hold a one day Christmas in July sale 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the auxiliary's new location, 142 La Villa Road, on the lake's East Side.
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Palo Pinto County and the Palo Pinto Soil and Water Conservation District invited the public to attend the 2014 Local Working Group meeting set for 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Mineral Wells Service Center, 415 SW First St., Mineral Wells.
According to officials with the Palo Pinto County Sheriff's Office, a pair of vans were stolen recently.
Friday, July 4 Graford Fourth Graford's annual Fourth of July in the Park begins at 6 p.m. Friday, July 4. As in years past, there will be hot dogs, ice cream and cake as well as live music.
Texas A&M Forest Service urges citizens to use caution during Fourth of July holiday.
An information and enrollment meeting about Medicaid managed care options will be held 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday, July 8, at Palo Pinto General Hospital, 400 SW 25th Ave., Mineral Wells.
Possum Kingdom East and Graford volunteer firefighters use foam and water to combat a tank battery fire on Ragle Road after it was struck by lightning June 25. Top right, a firefighter communicates with crews on the ground as they attempt to smother flames.
PAST EMPLOYMENT: Served as fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Palo Pinto County for two years; worked as first assistant fire marshal in Collin County ... PAST EMPLOYMENT: Served as fire marshal and emergency management coordinator for Palo Pinto County for two years; worked as first assistant fire marshal in Collin County for ... (more)
The increase in Texas Department of Public Safety troopers along the Mexican border might seem far removed from Palo Pinto County, but the effects, to an undetermined extent, will be felt in Palo Pinto County.
Palo Pinto County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Mike Sudderth retires today after a law enforcement career that spanned over 36 years.
This tank fire on Ragle Road south of Graford was started by lightning as storms moved through that part of Palo Pinto County Wednesday afternoon.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:45 pm
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