To help with water pressure in the Scenic Wood and North Cardinal area, Reno is moving forward on installing a new 6-inch water line on Miller Road, all the way from Ladybird Lane to North Cardinal Road, to replace the 4-inch line.
Eric Brittingham held up a poster of an animal’s spiny tail and asked a group of attentive Springtown Cub Scouts in Pack 303 to guess “whose tail is it?”
To help with water pressure in the Scenic Wood and North Cardinal area, Reno is moving forward on installing a new 6-inch water line on Miller Road, all the way from Ladybird Lane to North Car…
Food pantries in Springtown and Reno are getting ready to serve families in need for Christmas.
Audience members at last week’s Reno City Council meeting stood up and clapped when three police officers were honored for navigating a high-risk arrest of a man charged with possessing child …
The Walnut Creek Special Utility District board of directors heard an update on the district's emergency project for improved water pressure and volume at the board meeting on Nov. 21.
Springtown City Council approved awarding a contract for building inspection and plan review services to Bureau Veritas during last week’s council meeting.
The city of Springtown’s finances appear in good shape at the end of the fiscal year, according to the latest financial report.
Springtown city officials last week heard a presentation for a new vision of the city, one that includes larger, more spread-out homes that don’t all look the same and preservation of old Springtown’s history and aesthetics.
Reno City Council approved hiring a municipal law firm to represent the city in a legal case against Mayor Sam White related to the Reno disincorporation petition.
Some Walnut Creek Special Utility District customers are having trouble with a builder not installing sod and irrigation systems for their new homes because of the district’s watering restrictions.
Reno Elementary School parents, staff and students will be seeing school resource officer Ray Cannon a lot more often.
After almost a month after its launch, animal control services in Springtown are in full swing.
Reno City Council approved purchasing pump motors at a meeting last week.
Another Springtown residential subdivision is working its way toward construction after last week’s Planning and Zoning Commission meeting.
Tears welled in Springtown City Council member Ted Martinez’s eyes when he talked about his family and the hardships they had to endure.
A workshop to consider a potential new development in Reno’s extraterritorial jurisdiction turned into a conversation about reevaluating the city’s zoning ordinances and master plan.
There’s a new sheriff in town at Reno Elementary School.
Reno Police Officer Ray Cannon is serving as the new school resource officer at the elementary school.
Reno residents will pay city property taxes at the same rate as last year, but keeping the tax rate the same wasn’t exactly an easy feat for the city.
The city of Springtown is closer to launching its animal control service now that it has an animal control ordinance and Animal Shelter Advisory Board in place.
Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District's public hearing and regular board meeting are set for 5 p.m. Sept. 19 at the district office or via Zoom videoconference, UTGCD stated in a news release.
The city of Reno’s council chambers featured standing room-only capacity on Sept. 6, and it quickly became clear the citizens were of one accord.
The Reno city council voted at a special meeting on Sept. 6 to issue a limited tax note in the amount of $656,000, with proceeds from the note to be combined with a matching grant from the Texas Department of Agriculture in the amount of $500,000 to make long-needed repairs to the city’s wat…
Springtown City Council members approved a preliminary plat for Kylie’s Cottages, a residential subdivision that includes seven single family lots, at a recent meeting.
Reno City Council member Granville “Randy” Martin III died last week after a battle with liver cancer.
FROM STAFF REPORTS- The Trinity Regional Flood Planning Group will hold an open house-style informational session in Arlington to present an overview of the first-ever Draft Regional Flood Plan for the Trinity River Basin, showcasing flood mitigation recommendations for the local area and en…
Inflation continues to affect Americans’ pocketbooks and weekly and monthly budgets.
Springtown’s Scott Richardson recently learned an important lesson about being a City Council member who uses social media.
Reno animal control officer Joe Harris revealed to the city council in July that he keeps some of the surrendered or captured animals at his home.
Neighbors of the in-development Boardwalk Estates housing subdivision have addressed the Springtown City Council multiple times about issues they have with the development.
Glenn Rogers will return to the state House in Austin after winning a District 60 primary runoff against Mike Olcott.
The Parker County Sheriff’s Office has recently responded to numerous reported drug overdoses. There is a market for oxycodone and Xanax predominately among teens and young adults that has led to one known fatality and several near-death calls locally, the SO stated in a news release.
Emergency medical response times in the Reno area have been delayed, with one ambulance taking almost an hour to get to the scene.
Another police vehicle is planned to be purchased for the Reno Police Department.
While spring cleaning may have started for some Springtown residents, the City of Springtown will host the annual City Cleanup Event next week.
The Reno City Council last week gave its OK for the city to hire three full-time police officers.
Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District's public hearing and regular board meeting are set for 5 p.m. May 16 at the District office or via Zoom videoconference. In addition to their Regular Board meeting agenda (begins at conclusion of Public Hearing), another item of interest includ…
Incumbents were largely successful in Springtown-area races during the May 7 elections.
The National Transportation Safety Board has issued a preliminary report regarding the crash of a small airplane March 24 in Springtown.
Congressional candidate Trey Hunt will address the Parker County Active Democrats at their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. May 9 at Weatherford College’s Doss Student Center in the Strain Room.
The Reno Planning and Zoning Commission at its regular meeting on Monday decided to table authorization of a special use permit for a tool storage shed at 624 South Reno Road.
The Springtown police chief reported that the department received more service calls last year than the previous year.
Reno City Council approved the purchase of a used vehicle for the police department at the council meeting last week.
Homeowners across Azle and Springtown — along with the rest of Tarrant and Parker counties — have been anxiously waiting for tax appraisals to start arriving in their mailboxes.
Early voting for the Springtown-area municipal elections starts next week.
Highland Furniture owner Judy Ray said she felt grateful and happy when the Farm-to-Market Road 51 finally reopened earlier this month.
With the May election dates approaching, — May 7 for General Election, May 24 for Primary Runoff — Parker County Elections is working to educate voters on mail-in ballots to ensure that every vote gets counted.
The Tarrant Area Food Bank opened its new facility, TAFB West in Parker County, with a grand opening celebration on April 14. The ribbon-cutting and community event welcomed community leaders and key dignitaries who represent the community at large and show support for the non-profit celebr…
The Texas Legislature approved two joint resolutions that proposed two constitutional amendments of the Texas Constitution. Voters will be able to make the decision on whether these amendments pass or fail during the upcoming May 7 election.
Parker County Judge Pat Deen talked with the Springtown Optimist Club last week about the future of transportation in the county.
The City of Reno has entered into an interlocal agreement with Parker County to repair Peden Road and North Cardinal Road.
The city of Springtown released this statement regarding Lina Salazar:
Springtown ISD is in the process of developing a local designation system to recognize teachers through the Teacher Incentive Allotment.
Mayor Greg Hood proclaimed April 2022 as Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Springtown at the March 31 City Council meeting.
The Springtown City Council approved a tax limitation for homeowners who are disabled or 65 years or older.