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Fire Department Receives Lone Star Achievement Award

Fire Department Receives Lone Star Achievement Award

Posted by April Reiling on May 08, 2014
Tags: Community, Public Safety, Town News, TCFD

The Trophy Club Fire Department (TCFD), along with 14 neighboring northeast Tarrant County fire departments, received the 2013 Lone Star Achievement Award at the Texas Fire Chief's annual conference in February. The award was given to the Northeast Fire Department Association (NEFDA), of which TCFD is a member. TCFD received the crystal award (pictured) on May 8, 2014.

The multi-jurisdictional collaboration created a safer regional community through proactive injury prevention programs. An enhanced Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) / Technical…

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Finance Department Earns Platinum Transparency Award

Finance Department Earns Platinum Transparency Award

Posted by April Reiling on May 08, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Town News, Transparency

The Texas Comptroller’s office has named Trophy Club as one of only 39 municipalities in Texas to achieve their new Platinum award for financial transparency in the Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle. The Platinum designation was implemented this year and spotlights entities that go above and beyond regarding financial transparency. The award recognizes local governments across Texas that implement a high level of online financial transparency by providing taxpayers with a detailed picture of government spending in a user-friendly format.

Finance…

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Telephone Scam Alert

Telephone Scam Alert

Posted by Alora Wachholz on May 08, 2014
Tags: Community, TCPD, Town News

The Trophy Club Police Department has received a report by a resident of a telephone scam that was recently attempted on him. The resident advised he received a phone message from a female identifying herself as Myers and that he had won $100,000. Myers continued by telling him to call her back to receive the cash. The number provided was from a 916 area code. The resident called back and spoke with Myers who advised him to go to any convenience store and purchase a $500 authorization card. Once done, she would transfer the money to that card.…

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Metroport Meals On Wheels 23rd Annual Golf Classic - June 9

Metroport Meals On Wheels 23rd Annual Golf Classic - June 9

Posted by Alora Wachholz on May 07, 2014
Tags: Community, Events, Recreation, Town News

Join us for the Metroport Meals On Wheel’s 23rd Annual Golf Classic on Monday, June 9th, at the Trophy Club Country Club, located at 500 Trophy Club Drive. The tournament will include 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. shotgun starts, Callaway's mobile pro shop, great prizes and all day food! Following a day of great golf, enjoy the 19th Hole Food Festival, featuring area restaurants, live & silent auctions, and live entertainment.

Register online today!

All proceeds benefit Metroport Meals On Wheels.

 

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Trophy Club Stars and Stripes "Unite the Town of Trophy Club in the Spirit of American Patriotism"

Trophy Club Stars and Stripes "Unite the Town of Trophy Club in the Spirit of American Patriotism"

Posted by Alora Wachholz on May 07, 2014
Tags: Community, Events, Town News, Volunteer

TC Exchange article contributed by Jeannette Tiffany

July 4, 2012 and July 4, 2013 are memory making celebrations for the Town of Trophy Club: the parade, the events around the pool, the evening events with the spectacular fire-works, and the Stars and Stripes flying throughout the town. In the Town of Trophy Club from dawn until sunset on July 4th walkers, runners, bikers, residents, and visitors see and feel the spirit of Trophy Club … growing from 10,000 flags to 25,000 plus … flags waving along the streets of Trophy Club.…

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2013 Citizen of the Year Nominees & Recipients

2013 Citizen of the Year Nominees & Recipients

Posted by April Reiling on May 06, 2014
Tags: BNHS, Community, Government, Schools, Town News, Volunteer, Trophy Club Park, Trophy Club Gives

On Monday, May 5 the Town Council, along with a packed audience, honored the 2013 Citizen of the Year (COY) nominees and recipients by recognizing the various community service projects and hard work each nominee provided to the community. The Trophy Club COY Committee (made up of past recipients) reviews all nominations and selects an Adult and Youth recipient based on the individuals contributions to the community.

The following excerpts were pulled from Mayor Connie White's speech:

Youth - Recipient

McKenzie Arata…

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Save Energy & Money by Planting Free Trees

Save Energy & Money by Planting Free Trees

Posted by April Reiling on May 05, 2014
Tags: Community, Town News

The Arbor Day Foundation has partnered with utility companies across the country to provide free trees to help homeowners save energy and money by strategically planting trees. The trees for energy savings partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation and Oncor Electric Delivery is called Energy-Saving Trees. The trees are available to customers who ultimately get their electricity delivered by Oncor. Many retail electric providers sell electricity delivered from Oncor, so don’t think you are out of their service area just because your bill doesn’t…

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