Parker County Today July 2017 - Page 4

Founding Publisher : Stephen Markwardt Publisher / Editor In Chief Marsha Brown Managing Editor Misty Browning Writers Marsha Brown Emma Moorman Mark Brown Melissa Moorman Misty Browning Scotlyn Ogle Allyson Hutcheson Mel Rhodes Hannah Krier Chandor Gardens original entrance gate. Creative Director Steven Schillio Director of Sales and Marketing Tristan Evans Advertising Representatives Darlene Green Anthony Salazar Holly Hazlett Office Manager Kathy Jones Special Projects Melissa Moorman Photographers Denise Brown Mel W Rhodes Marsha Brown Steven Schillio Emma Moorman Craig Swancy Zach Lundy-Peterson Editorial Assistant Shannon Martindale Technology Director Jonathan Brown 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 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. Photo by Craig Swancy 6 18 20 28 30 36 44 48 50 52 56 58 64 66 74 86 88 92 96 97 112 Cover Story: Part 2 of Fun-filled Things to do with your Kids – In and Around Parker County Our Culture: Chandor Gardens Our History: Cities of Parker County Past – Part 3, Two Rock Creeks Our Pets: Animal Rescue Our Art: James Milner Medical Section Talk With the Business Titans: Joseph Russell Our Advice: Ask Dr. Cate Sherry Watters – Rarely Still Watters Run Deep Our Events: Peach Festival David S Irvin’s Positively Parker County Our culture: Bachelor Dwellings Our Pastimes: Glamping Our History: Wets and Drys Our Opinions: Advice From an Expert Our Expertise: Veterinarian Advice Our Community: Sheriff’s Posse Sweetheart Our Youth: Ag Stars Our Taste: Summer Food Ideas Our Taste: Restaurant Review Our Opinion: The Last Word – Curmudgeon Musings Cover Photo: The Parish family at Chandor Gardens By Craig Swancy PARKERCOUNTYTODAY