Five members of the Haltom City Parks and Recreation Summer Track Team qualified for the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation state meet. Congratulations to the following athletes for this accomplishment. The team is coached by Ron Jones.
- Tre Jones 2nd place in the triple jump 14U
- Ozzy Henry 3rd place in the 80M hurdles 12U
- Degan Henry 5th place 400M dash 8U
- Brandon Chatman 5th place 400M dash 12U
- Donovan Whiting 6th place long jump 10U
The meet will be held in Corpus Christi July 25-28, 2013.
Christi Pruitt, just promoted to Director of Parks & Recreation in November 2016, is a familiar face in Haltom City, serving as the Recreation Supervisor for the last 12 years. She joined Haltom City in December of 2004 and re-opened the Recreation Center after renovations, adding top-of-the-line fitness equipment, new classes, community events, and reviving old classes and sports programs. Through the years, Christi has grown the Recreation Center and its programs and has developed many relationships with residents and business owners in the process.