• Alvarado's Domangue takes silver - 11/21/2014 11:50 AM CST
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    (ALVARADO ISD/COURTESY TOMMY BROWN)
    AROUNDA potpourri of Alvarado people in the news

    11/25/2014 01:26 PM CST
    Alvarado residents are making news in many areas.At the Cleburne Camera Club, Alvarado residents Pat McHal and Mary Etta Cochran were winners in the club's November photo contest, with Cochran selected first place and best of show. 
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    Record crowd attends annual fajita dinner
    11/23/2014 03:47 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. Full Story

    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

    NY dinner puts wealthy and homeless at same tables

    NEW YORK (AP) — Some well-off New York City residents have paid $100 each for the honor of eating a candlelit holiday dinner with homeless people at a church. Full Story
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    Fans go wild over 88-second 'Star Wars' teaser

    A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, a helmetless storm trooper appeared in frame, panicked and sweaty in the middle of vast desert landscape, kicking off the first official look at "Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Full Story