Community rss

Reese Center graduates 23 students(0)

December 19, 2014

By Bryan Navarette A-J Media When it comes to work ethic, Reese Education Center principal Farley Reeves said he has never seen such a hard working bunch of students. “This group of kids came in and worked as hard as any group I have ever been around,” he said. “Effort, responsibility, respect, all the qualities […]

Reese Center graduates 23 students

FISD to hire first full-time athletic director

By Bryan Navarette Frenship today Frenship initiated a search for its first full-time athletic director Tuesday, according to a news release from the Frenship Independent School District. Andy Penney, director of public relations and information for the district, confirmed that the created position is to ensure the continued success of the athletic programs as the […]

Frenship ISD plans for new elementary, bond projects

Frenship Independent School District is already moving on construction from the May bond election, including a new elementary school to be built in the southern part of the district. Derek Cobb, operations coordinator for Frenship, presented plans for a 113,000-square-foot new elementary school building to the FISD Board of Trustees during their meeting on Monday […]

Alliance Church hooks up international students with furniture

Being available and willing to help led a Frenship church to find furniture for international students at Texas Tech. Alliance Church pastor Jesse Rincones and some of the church members were asked to help move furniture that the Baptist Student Ministry had been collecting for students from other countries. When he helped get the furniture […]

Seven seniors vie for title at annual Wolfforth event

Seven senior girls from Frenship High School are vying for the title of Wolfforth Harvest Queen. The seven turned in applications for the honor last week. The Harvest Queen and the runner-up will be given scholarships from the host of the Harvest Festival, the Wolfforth Area Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture. The queen will be […]

Wolfforth EDC signs on with retail recruiter

Wolfforth leaders believe the town is ready for more retail, and they are investing money in a national retail recruitment and development consulting firm to make it happen. Mike Wright, president of the Wolfforth Economic Development Corp., said the EDC looked into hiring consultants years ago, but didn’t feel the time was right. “We had […]

Wolfforth Library seeks to increase fun factor

Reading tens of thousands of pages is great for kids, but even as the “Fizz Boom Read” summer contest was wrapping up last month, Wolfforth Library workers were already considering ways to increase the fun factor. Kim Brown, library director, said she wants to encourage all kids to read, even if they aren’t going to […]

Last year’s most improved wins top award at Wolfforth Library

After being named the most improved reader last year, Kaycee Cartner came back to win the top reading prize in the Wolfforth Library “Fizz Boom Read” summer reading contest. Kaycee, who will be a third-grader at North Ridge Elementary School this school year, giggled shyly and said it was “awesome” to win. She read 19,903 […]


More in this category: