UPDATE

1 arrested, 1 at large after chase

One person was arrested for evading and possession of marijuana, and another person is still at large following a chase that started in Montague County last night and ended in Alvord.

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Child dies in rollover wreck Patched up: Naugle finds encouragement after diabetes diagnosis Success in the saddle: Williams excels in first year of high school rodeo
 
Child dies in rollover wreck

Child dies in rollover wreck

A 13-year-old died in a single-vehicle rollover crash on U.S. 81/287 approximately two miles north of Decatur Wednesday afternoon.

Patched up: Naugle finds encouragement after diabetes diagnosis

Patched up: Naugle finds encouragement after diabetes diagnosis

Landyn Naugle's patch collection started simple.

Success in the saddle: Williams excels in first year of high school rodeo

Success in the saddle: Williams excels in first year of high school rodeo

When Emily Williams rode in her first rodeo on a 16-year-old horse, she had to borrow a hat to compete.




NEWS HEADLINES

Child dies in rollover wreck

Published Saturday, June 23, 2018
By Reece Waddell

A 13-year-old died in a single-vehicle rollover crash on U.S. 81/287 approximately two miles north of Decatur Wednesday afternoon.

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Patched up: Naugle finds encouragement after diabetes diagnosis

Published Saturday, June 23, 2018
By Racey Burden

Landyn Naugle's patch collection started simple.

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Chico ISD to arm teachers

Published Saturday, June 23, 2018
By Brian Knox

Chico ISD has become the second Wise County school to approve a policy that allows certain teachers to carry guns on campus as a school security measure.

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Whitis will stay; Board votes 4-3 to keep superintendent

Published Saturday, June 23, 2018
By Richard Greene

Dr. Judi Whitis will remain the superintendent of Decatur ISD. With a 4-3 vote after three hours in closed session, Decatur ISD trustees elected to keep Whitis on the job and move forward Monday night.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Success in the saddle: Williams excels in first year of high school rodeo

Published Saturday, June 23, 2018
By Richard Greene

When Emily Williams rode in her first rodeo on a 16-year-old horse, she had to borrow a hat to compete.

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Changing the culture: New Chico athletic director starting fresh

Published Saturday, June 23, 2018
By Reece Waddell

New athletic director and head football coach Clay Sanders has already started changing the culture in Chico.

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OUR OPINIONS

Time for DISD to press reset


Published Saturday, June 23, 2018 | By Richard Greene

The long two weeks of speculation and turmoil at Decatur ISD ended Monday after the 10th hour of trustees meeting behind closed doors to discuss the contract and job performance of superintendent Judi Whitis.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Let Whitis continue job

Published Saturday, June 16, 2018
By Robin Lewis

Dear School Board Members, as Spiderman once said, "With great power, comes great responsibility." I do not envy you your responsibility this week. You have been placed in a terrible position.

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King speech not appropriate for time, place

Published Saturday, June 9, 2018
By Judy Matthews

I would like to thank Skip Nichols for his opinion about the Memorial Day speech given by Phil King.

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