Archive for 2012

Wolfforth gets clean audit report

Wolfforth received a clean audit report from accountants on Monday night. David Hettler with Ehler & Hettler told City Council members that this year’s financial statements are similar to those from the year before. “We’ve issued an unqualified opinion,” on Wolfforth’s finances, Hettler said. “Overall, you’ve done pretty good.” He noted that the city has […]

Arsenic, manganese concern Wolfforth

Arsenic, manganese and fluoride have all caused problems in Wolfforth’s water, City Manager Darrell Newsom told the 10 people who attended the city’s town hall meeting Thursday evening. “Our biggest problem right now is because of our arsenic,” Newsom said. Wolfforth officials received a letter from the federal Environmental Protection Agency in July 2011 instructing […]

Admissions, TAKS scores above state average

Information about test scores and comparisons with state and regional districts was presented to Frenship Independent School District board members at a meeting Monday evening. Darryl Flusche told board members the Academic Excellence Indicator System report from the Texas Education Agency is smaller than in past years because last year was the first year of […]

Frenship has many impressive Christmas lights

One of the perks I can claim with this job is the ability to load up my five-year-old in the car and put 50 miles on my car looking for holiday decorations each year. This year, my husband accompanied us, and we spent about three hours creeping down many Frenship roads, looking for houses that […]

Bacon Heights residents take joy in lights

For 31 years, Linda and Rob Winkler have been über-decorating their home for Christmas. That means not just one Christmas tree, but several inside their home, as well as two Nativity scenes. It also means Rob has been adding more and more lights to his outside display for more than 30 years. Now it is […]

Ti Sento Milano debuts in America in only 60 stores; see it at Diamontrigue of Lubbock

Diamontrigue is proud to announce the arrival of Ti Sento Milano. Best known in Europe for the past 10 years, this line it makes its American debut in only 60 U.S. stores… and Diamontrigue of Lubbock is the source for West Texas. Ti Sento comes to the United States with its NYC Leading Lady collection, […]

Lil’ Footprints relocates, opens in-store hair salon and continues to carry the best in kid’s footwear!

The pattering of little feet is a precious sound to a parent. The complaints that come almost inevitably with children’s footwear, though – not so much! “They pinch! They’re hot! They’re hurting me!” are the common (and honest) cries from children, only to be quieted once they’ve kicked and wiggled their way out of those […]

Keep your pets safe from holiday hazards with tips from Animal Medical of Wolfforth

Holiday decorations help make the season special and bright! But did you know that some of these items that you bring into your home can present serious dangers to your pets? Animal Medical of Wolfforth has come up with a list of useful tips for making sure your furry family members are kept healthy and […]

Frenship basketball teams look to build momentum before district

BY PRESTON WICKERSHAM WOLFFORTH—The Frenship boys basketball team improved to 12-4 this week, earning a victory over Abernathy on Dec. 11, 67-49, then falling to Dallas Lincoln on Dec. 14, 65-44. The Tigers rebounded on Monday against Randall though, earning a tough 72-62 road win in Amarillo over the Raiders. The Schuster brothers led the […]