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 Fort Worth, Texas
The Fort Worth to Yuma, AZ, stage line was started in 1850, and the town that grew up became the seat of Tarrant County in 1860.
Today Fort Worth is one of the state's major cities with a wide range of industries including Lockheed, American Airlines, and Burlington Northern.
fort Worth calls itself the "Museum Capital of the southwest" and is known for an outstanding group of museums, plus a season of summer musicals, winter theater, symphony concerts, opera, ballet, and art galleries.
www.lnstar.com /mall/txtrails/frtworth.htm   (1000 words)

  
 Fort Worth, Texas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Located in the south of the country, Fort Worth is also large in geographic area as it covers almost 300 square miles and is the county seat of Tarrant County—the 18th most populous county in the country.
As of the 2000 U.S. Census, Fort Worth population was 534,694 (a 2005 Census estimate placed the population at 624,067).
Fort Worth was founded as a military camp in 1849, named after General William Jenkins Worth.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fort_Worth,_Texas   (2347 words)

  
 Texas chemical plant explosion injures 4
FORT WORTH, Texas - (KRT) - A chain of explosions rocked a Fort Worth chemical company Thursday, injuring four people, shaking buildings and prompting the evacuation of some local businesses and schools.
Fort Worth health officials said the risk to residents' health was small, but advised those nearby to stay indoors with windows closed and air conditioners off.
Elizabeth Todd, a spokeswoman for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's regional office that includes Texas, said the agency was on the scene and would initiate an investigation into whether the company was in compliance with safety and health standards.
www.infowars.com /articles/us/texas_chem_plant_explosion_injures_4.htm   (1003 words)

  
 Fort Worth Texas Travel Portal
Fort Worth, Texas was settled in 1849 as an Army outpost on the fork of the Trinity River assigned to protect settlers from Indian attacks.
Fort Worth, Texas is home to numerous attractions and a variety of special events all year long.
Fort Worth is also known as the museum capital of the Southwest encompassing every genre from the Fort Worth Modern Art Museum to the Fort Worth Science & History Museum to the Stockyards Museum.
www.dallasfortworthtexas.com /fortworth.asp   (322 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online:
Fort Worth is on Interstate highways 35W, 20, and 30 and the Clear Fork of the Trinity River in central Tarrant County.
After a long bitter fight Fort Worth became the county seat in April 1860, and construction began on a stone county courthouse.
Early newspapers were the Fort Worth Standard (1873-78), the Greenback Tribune (1878-89; later the Fort Worth Tribune), the Democrat (1876), the Democrat-Advance (1881), the Gazette (1882-98), and the Fort Worth Star-Telegram
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/FF/hdf1.html   (1862 words)

  
 Fort Worth Electric | Welcome
Fort Worth Electric (FWE) is a full-service electrical contractor that can serve all of your electrical needs.
Fort Worth Electric employs highly trained and dedicated individuals committed to delivering successful projects on time and within budget.
Moreover, Fort Worth Electric has been authorized by the State of Texas to serve as a continuing education center for electrical services.
www.fortworthelec.com   (233 words)

  
 Fort Woof - Gateway Park - Fort Worth, Texas
Fort Woof, Fort Worth’s first fenced off-leash dog park, is located at Gateway Park, north of Interstate 30 between Beach Street and Oakland Boulevard, east of downtown.
Fort Woof provides two large fenced areas for dogs to roam, one for dogs 40 pounds and more and a separate area for dogs weighing less than 40 pounds.
At Barktoberfest 2006 held at Fort Woof on Saturday, October 28, 2006, Isabella Hutchinson scored a landslide victory in a field of thirteen canine candidates to become the third Fort Woof Mayor, raising over $4,000 for the dog park.
www.fortworthdogpark.org   (400 words)

  
 City of Fort Worth, Texas Aviation Department- Meacham Airport
The Fort Worth Aviation Department is comprised of three successful airports: Alliance, Meacham and Spinks.
Fort Worth Alliance Airport is a public airport that is designed and serves the needs of Industrial, Corporate and general aviation users.
This 822-acre facility is located only 12 miles south of downtown Fort Worth, just south of future Loop 9 adjacent to Interstate 35W.Visit Spinks Airport.
www.fortworthgov.org /aviation   (156 words)

  
 Downtown Fort Worth Texas
It was during a brief period between 1867 to 1884 that over one million head of cattle were driven to the stockyards in Fort Worth.
And in those days Fort Worth was the epicenter of excitement for cowboys, card sharks, outlaws and women -- using the term loosely.
When the cowboys arrived on the southern edge of Fort Worth they were in Hell's Half Acre, one of the wildest spots in all the borders of Texas.
www.texfiles.com /tourintexas/jun3/DowntownFtWorth   (554 words)

  
 Texas Oncology - Fort Worth | History
Texas Oncology, P.A. (TOPA) is a statewide network of physicians and nurses exclusively dedicated to serving oncology patients.
In 2003, the growing southwest TOPA site was relocated to the newly constructed Southwest Fort Worth Cancer Center, which added radiation therapy and diagnostic services to its medical oncology practice.
These dedicated professionals provide patients in the Fort Worth area with the full spectrum of cancer diagnoses and treatments.
www.texasoncologyfortworth.com /about/history.asp   (178 words)

  
 FTW Texas (Fort Worth Texas)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Fort Worth is the sixth-largest city in the state of Texas, located about 30 miles west of Dallas on the West Fork Trinity River and forming part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex.
Fort Worth started out as a military camp in 1849, named after General William Jenkins Worth, during the closure of the Mexican-American War.
The fort then became a bustling town when it became a stop along the legendary Chisholm Trail, the dusty path where millions of cattle were driven North to market.
www.ftwtexas.com   (478 words)

  
 Fort Worth Texas Real Estate * Country Homes * Farms * Ranches * Acreage * Businesses
Texas is filled with a unique mix of attractions.
Evidence of Fort Worth's proud heritage is all over the city - from the Stockyards National Historic District to the Fort Worth Stock Show, from fascinating museums to authentic Western saloons.
United Country Rick Irving Realty, of Fort Worth Texas, can save you time and money in locating properties throughout the counties of Tarrant and Wise and the areas surrounding North Texas.
www.sweethometexas.com   (352 words)

  
 AIA Fort Worth
AIA Fort Worth, a chapter of The American Institute of Architects (AIA), is a professional organization of architects from the North Texas counties of Comanche, Cooke, Eastland, Erath, Haskell, Hood, Jack, Johnson, Palo Pinto, Parker, Somervell, Stephens, Tarrant, Throckmorton, and Wise.
The Vision of AIA Fort Worth is to be a vehicle for the celebration of architecture.
The Mission of AIA Fort Worth is to promote the value of architecture to the public, and to unify the membership in service to and growth of the profession
www.aiafortworth.org   (187 words)

  
 Fort Worth Harley Owners Group
The latest issue of the Fort Worth HOG Ride Guide is now available for download from the Safety page.
Submissions for the newsletter may be sent to Fort Worth Harley-Davidson at any time or by email to the Editor.
Enrollment forms are available at Fort Worth Harley-Davidson (Take your bike cause they are required to verify the VIN and the mileage).
www.fortworthhog.com   (458 words)

  
 Fort Worth News
FORT WORTH, Texas A Tarrant County jury has sentenced a man to death for robbing and killing an 89-year-old man. Comment?
A 31-year-old Fort Worth man is in custody in connection with a brutal claw hammer attack on a 20-year-old convenience store clerk in September, police said Wednesday.
FORT WORTH, Texas Transit bus service is back to normal in Fort Worth today after a five-day strike ended over the weekend.
www.topix.net /city/fort-worth-tx   (646 words)

  
 Fort Worth Texas DWI Victories
I was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated - DWI in Williamson County, Texas and submitted to a breath test.
On January 21, 2005, attorney Andrew Hug of Dunham and Rogers got a Driving While Intoxicated II case dismissed in Travis County, Texas.
The arresting agency was Fort Worth Police Department.
www.ftworth-tx-dwi.com /texas_dwi_victories   (3134 words)

  
 Fort Worth Kennel Club, Fort Worth, Texas
Founded in 1920, the Fort Worth Kennel Club is composed of dedicated fanciers of pure-bred dogs.
The August trial is held in the Moncrief Building, Watt Arena at the Will Rogers Complex in Fort Worth.
Acceptance and use of the information contained on this website constitutes an acknowledgment that the user hereby releases and indemnifies the Fort Worth Kennel Club, its officers, directors, members and agents from any and all liability and damages sustained by the user as a result of any information obtained from this website.
www.fortworthkennelclub.org /index.htm   (207 words)

  
 Tarrant County, Texas - The Official Tarrant County Texas Web Site (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Fort Worth serves as the county seat to a county population of approximately 1.4 million citizens.
Once dependent on defense plants and its military base, Tarrant County's economy has been transformed into one of the most vibrant and diverse in the nation and is leading the regional resurgence in business relocations and expansions, retail development and new housing construction.
Once tied to the oil rigs and cattle ranches of west Texas, Tarrant County's businesses today reach around the globe and the County's commercial and industrial airports are among the country's foremost international gateways.
www.tarrantcounty.com.cob-web.org:8888   (365 words)

  
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Oglesby, lived on a farm and there I was born and reared until I was nine years old.
I have lived in Texas, since the first day I put a foot on its soil.
On February 4, 1849, General William Jenkins Worth ordered a survey of North Texas to determine the best site for a new fort.
www.nvo.com /ecnewletter/fortworthtexas   (310 words)

  
 Texas Motor Speedway - The Great American Speedway!
Gurkin was one of five finalists selected in the Dickies Race For The Riches, a national contest pairing five race fans with five drivers in the Dickies 500 field.
The final chapter in the first decade of Texas Motor Speedway will be written Sunday, Nov. 5 at the Dickies 500 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series weekend.
The 2007 Texas Motor Speedway race schedule will mirror this season’s lineup with three marquee weekends and will be highlighted by the return of the Dickies 500 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup race concluding under the lights of “The Great American Speedway!”
www.texasmotorspeedway.com   (430 words)

  
 Things To Do In Dallas and Fort Worth - WebPost (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth has a rare treat, a wonderful exhibition on Pharaoh/Queen Hatshepsut, one of the most successful rulers in ancient Egypt's three thousand year history.
Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge - Hiking and Visitor Center - check for canoeing and hay rides.
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, Noble Planetarium and IMAX Theater
home.flash.net.cob-web.org:8888 /~whaugen/dfwthingstodo.htm   (2318 words)

  
 Worth Baptist Church - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
At Worth Baptist Church, we are a church of vision, and have taken the challenge to do our best to meet those needs.
At Worth Baptist, we have a strong emphasis on the family, but we also care equally for you as an individual.
God has blessed Worth Baptist with nice facilities that are conducive to worship and ministry.
www.worthbc.org   (206 words)

  
 Fort Worth Maps Guide - Fort Worth, Texas Maps
The illustrated Fort Worth maps were created to print on legal size paper.
These Fort Worth, Texas maps can be easily replicated for printing in convention programs and guidebooks.
This map shows Fort Worth's location within the DFW area, along with attractions and areas of interest.
www.fortworth.com /11maps/11maps.shtml   (261 words)

  
 Fort Worth Texas Auto Accident Attorneys Daniel & Stark
Daniel and Stark, accident and injury attorneys in Dallas/Fort Worth, Bryan/College Station, Waco and Lubbock, Texas is a law firm that fights for injured people.
We serve the entire State of Texas through our four offices.  In the Dallas/Ft Worth area our Grapevine office location provides easy access for clients in Fort Worth,  North Richland Hills, Hurst, Euless, Bedford, Dallas, Denton, Lewisville and many other cities in Dallas and Tarrant Counties.
Thank you for your interest in the Texas Law Offices of Daniel and Stark.
www.texaspiattorney.com   (166 words)

  
 Radisson Hotels & Resorts. Hotel reservations for leisure and business travel.
Located at I-35W and Altamesa East Blvd, the Radisson Hotel Fort Worth is 5 miles from Downtown Fort Worth and 18 miles from DFW Airport.
Guest of the Radisson Hotel Fort Worth South can enjoy superior hotel services and amenities; on site restaurant and lounge, indoor swimming poolr and whirlpool, fitness facility and a business center.
The Radisson Hotel Fort Worth South has a location close to the adventure and excitement of the area.
www.radisson.com /ftworthtx_south   (327 words)

  
 Fort Worth, Texas III
From all around the country and the world, we gathered in the BEAUTIFUL city of Fort Worth, TX to meet with old friends and to make some new ones.
After dinner, a group of us headed into the historic Stockyard district of Fort Worth where we spent a few hours listening and dancing to (some did at least) country music at Billy Bob's.
Sunday we planned to have a group farewell breakfast, but due to long wait times at the restaurant and early flights, some of us were unable to stay for breakfast.
www.deamon.com /FortWorthIII/index.html   (255 words)

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