Parker County Today December 2017 - Page 4

6 Cover Story: Founding Publisher : Stephen Markwardt Publisher / Editor In Chief Marsha Brown Managing Editor Misty Browning Writers Marsha Brown Ethan Evans Mark Brown Melissa Moorman Misty Browning Mel Rhodes Amanda Stevens Surviving Beautifully Creative Director Steven Schillio Director of Sales and Marketing Tristan Evans Advertising Representatives Darlene Green Holly Hazlett Office Manager Kathy Jones Special Projects Melissa Moorman Photographers Tristan Evans Megan Parks Mel W Rhodes Steven Schillio Related Cover Stories: 20 22 24 47 Our Our Our Our Stories: John Brumlow-Finding Love and Strength in his Darkest Days Stories: Brenda Williams-Cowgirl Up in the Battle Against Cancer Stories: Judith Kehoe-Personal Experience, Personal Care Healthcare: Julie Temple — Cancer Waits For No Woman 30 Our History: Places of Parker County Past- Millsap on the Wild Frontier 36 Medical Section 48 David S. Irvin Positively Parker County 49 Our Advice: Ask Dr. Cate 52 Our Expertise: Veterinarian Advice 54 Our Advice: Holiday Survival Guide Editorial Assistant Shannon Martindale Technology Director Jonathan Brown 64 Our Community: Candlelight Tour of Homes 74 Our Community: Wesley “ Wes” White - Love in the Time of Cancer 78 Our Business: Texas Coalition for Animal Protection 79 Our Pastimes: Glamping 80 Our Pets: Finding Juno 86 Talk with the Business Titan: H ow T o C ontact U s 817-599-4664 • Metro 817-596-2727 marshabrown@parkercountytoday.com artwork@parkercountytoday.com www.parkercountytoday.com To subscribe to Parker County Today magazine call 817-599-4664 Parker County Today is published 12 times a year by Grand Monde Media Partners LLC Deborah Romack-Cosmetic and Family Dentistry 90 Our Youth: Ag Stars 100 Our Taste: Turkey is Nutritious All Year Long 101 Our Taste: Restaurant Review- Northside Remedy 112 Our Opinion: The Last Word Basic Subscription price: $29.95 Postmaster: Send address changes to Parker County Today 114 E. Church Street, Weatherford, Texas 76086 © 2017 Grand Monde Media Partners LLC. All Rights Reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced without written permission from publisher. Cover Photos: Amanda Stevens Photos By Megan Parks PARKERCOUNTYTODAY