Atlas Foundation Co., Inc.

Working on homes throughout Johnson, Tarrant and Ellis counties, the trustworthy professionals of Atlas Foundation Co., Inc. travel as far as Gorman, Granbury, Weatherford, Hillsboro and the HEB areas to lift and stabilize foundations. Celebrating its 60-year anniversary this year, Atlas Foundation Co., Inc. was started in 1958 by Woolard Murdock and Estelle Murdock, […]


Freedom Heating & Air

Since Hector Gomez founded his company, Freedom Heating & Air, in January 2010, the motto has been, “Your comfort is our mission.” “We put our customers first,” Hector, owner and comfort specialist, stated. “Seventy-eight percent of our business last year came from satisfied customers’ referrals.”  Services include system replacements, new installations and design, maintenance and […]


North American Paving, Inc.

In 2000, David Palmer’s lifelong friend introduced him to the paving business. Leaving Ford Motor Company and a secure paycheck, David became the owner of North American Paving in Dallas. Before long, he found himself spending time in and around Weatherford. His father came with him and often stayed in the peaceful atmosphere instead […]


Training Academy 4U, LLC

Training Academy 4U, LLC offers its students the skills they need to find success in dental and physician offices, hospitals, clinics and many other health care facilities. “Our students start here with their careers,” Michele Andrews, owner and instructor, said. “We are very proud of all of our students. You will find many of […]


AJR Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration

Long ago in Maryland, James Popp started his career in electrical work. With time, he became a service manager and earned his master license. Although he enjoyed the challenge of finding issues, he grew bored. He also learned about heating and air conditioning and then started his own company, AJR. That was 17 years […]


Elder’s Pure Water

Having worked in the water purification industry for more than four years, John Elder launched his own business in September 2016. “It’s what I knew,” he said. Weatherford area water doesn’t always taste the best, and many times the foulness concerns people, leaving them wondering about safety. One of the things available from Elder’s […]


The Malt Shop

On June 16, 1958, The Malt Shop opened for business. For the last 60 years, the pink building hasn’t changed much, but last year, Janie and Donald Williams became the fourth owners of this historic restaurant. Janie always said, “If I ever win the lottery, I’ll buy this place.” Well, she didn’t win the […]


Texas Butane Co., Inc.

The owners of Texas Butane Co, Inc. are proud of the company’s low-number license, granted by the Texas Railroad Commission in 1958. “We’re proud of our reputation, too,” Morris White said. Recently, the Texas Historical Commission recognized Texas Butane as a Texas Treasure for its 50-year, single-family history in Weatherford. Morris joined the company […]


Chapman’s Carpentry

As a young boy, Robert Chapman became interested in working with wood. From the time he could hold a hammer, he started building things. In school, he took woodworking classes. By the time he got to high school, cars caught his eye, and he took time off to learn all about them. Nevertheless, he […]


Texas Coalition for Animal Protection Provides Quality Pet Care

If your pets need care and money seems a little tight, you’ll find help at discount prices right in the middle of our three-city area. The Texas Coalition for Animal Protection established itself here in November 2009. TCAP’s clientele has proven loyal, demonstrating this nonprofit organization is mitigating the issues that so moved its […]