• Alvarado's Domangue takes silver - 11/21/2014 11:50 AM CST
  • Sales tax revenue going in reverse - 11/12/2014 08:49 AM CST
  • DOROTHY BURNS - 09/05/2014 03:26 PM CDT
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    SANTA'S HELPERSRecord crowd attends annual fajita dinner

    More than 600 people brave cold and rain to attend
    11/23/2014 02:29 PM CST
    Inclement weather has never stopped Santa Claus and it didn't stop his helpers, either. A record-setting crowd of more than 600 people braved the cold and rain Saturday night to eat at the 32nd annual Santa's Helpers Fajita Dinner at the Pioneers and Old Settlers Reunion Pavilion. 
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    Sales tax revenue going in reverse
    11/12/2014 08:49 AM CST - Just like someone who heads up the down staircase, Alvarado's sales tax revenue allocations are going in the wrong direction. Full Story

    Chamber honors AISD Supt. Juroska
    11/12/2014 07:02 AM CST - Alvarado ISD Superintendent Chester Juroska told the monthly meeting of the Alvarado Chamber of Commerce Nov. Full Story

    Estes named lone finalist for superintendent's position
    11/11/2014 12:40 PM CST - A 21-year educator in Alvarado who started as a tennis coach has been named to serve as the district's next superintendent. Full Story

    Alvarado North Elementary student wins district spelling bee
    11/03/2014 12:51 PM CST - Alvarado North Elementary School second-grader Rylee Moore has won the AISD spelling bee for second graders. Full Story

    Three AJH students earn All-Region choir
    11/03/2014 11:46 AM CST - A trio of Alvarado Junior High choir students earned All-Region honors at the all-region auditions at Acton Middle School in Granbury in October. Full Story

    School board interviews three candidates for superintendent
    10/28/2014 09:58 AM CDT - It's down to three.The Alvarado ISD school board interviewed three candidates for the position of superintendent during a closed executive session Saturday morning at the District Administration Building. Full Story

    Plant yourself in a seat at the Plaza to see 'Little Shop of Horrors'
    10/26/2014 01:50 PM CDT - This is more serious than the Derek Jeter Gatorade commercial I've watched on YouTube while supposedly working. Full Story

    Precinct 3 justice Pat Jacobs recognized by professional association
    10/23/2014 11:37 AM CDT - The honorable Judge Pat Jacobs, justice of the peace of Precinct 3 in Johnson County, was recently inducted as a “Distinguished Member” into the Texas Justice Court Judges Association College of Justice Court Judges. Full Story

    Most county residents can now text 9-1-1 for emergency
    10/23/2014 09:32 AM CDT - Johnson County residents with a cell phone who have an emergency situation that precludes them from talking can now let their fingers speak for them. Full Story

    City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

    READING, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Full Story
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    Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift set for 2014 AMAs

    Is this the American Music Awards or the Australian Music Awards? Iggy Azalea, who was born Down Under, is the lead nominee at Sunday's show. Full Story