UPDATE

Update for Tuesday, November 20, 2018

VEHICLE PURSUIT LEADS TO ARREST - A Decatur man who led officers on a wild two-hour pursuit up and down U.S. 81/287 last night was arrested on two felony charges. Wise County Sheriff Lane Akin said a deputy attempted to stop a passenger car northbound on U.S. 81/287 near Decatur for a traffic violation around 10:30 p.m. The driver of the car, identified as Karl Bieser, 33, refused to get out of the car.

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Welcome home, Dad Set to shine: Special stars take stage in Christmas Play Long road back: Bridgeport senior overcomes two ACL tears
 
Welcome home, Dad

Welcome home, Dad

Sisters Haley and Henley Thompson stood with fellow Carson Elementary students in an assembly Friday, listing the things for which they're most thankful.

Set to shine: Special stars take stage in Christmas Play

Set to shine: Special stars take stage in Christmas Play

With a point and a nod, director Brenda Cottrell brings her cast of characters into action.

Long road back: Bridgeport senior overcomes two ACL tears

Long road back: Bridgeport senior overcomes two ACL tears

For a brief moment last December, CheyAnne Weirich was unsure if she would ever step foot on a basketball court again.




NEWS HEADLINES

Welcome home, Dad

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
By Kristen Tribe

Sisters Haley and Henley Thompson stood with fellow Carson Elementary students in an assembly Friday, listing the things for which they're most thankful.

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Crowd voices concerns on water rules; District looking to change lot size regs

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
By Richard Greene

Developer Scott Mauldin is on board with the need to conserve water, but also has worries about the growing values of property in Wise County.

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Set to shine: Special stars take stage in Christmas Play

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
By Austin Jackson

With a point and a nod, director Brenda Cottrell brings her cast of characters into action.

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From plastic trash to fuzzy warmth; Twisted X gives 180 blankets for Wise Gives Charity Fair

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
By Austin Jackson

Some saw water bottles polluting the ocean as a problem, but Twisted X Footwear CEO Prasad Reddy and CFO Jeff Jones, saw something different - opportunity and a solution.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Long road back: Bridgeport senior overcomes two ACL tears

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
By Reece Waddell

For a brief moment last December, CheyAnne Weirich was unsure if she would ever step foot on a basketball court again.

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Gantt overcomes tragedy to win state MVP

Published Saturday, November 17, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

Two days after turning 16 on Oct. 22, Decatur sophomore Makenna Gantt was struck with tragedy.

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OUR OPINIONS

Remembering warmer times


Published Saturday, November 17, 2018 | By Mack Thweatt

One of my least favorite things in the entire universe is cold weather. When the temperature dips below 65, I don't function well. I don't function real well above 65 anymore honestly, but that's another story for another time.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Thoughtful surprise

Published Saturday, November 17, 2018
By Jeanne Green

On Veterans Day, I visited my mother and dad's graves at the Alvord Cemetery.

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Bond needs to pass for Rhome’s future

Published Saturday, October 20, 2018
By Sam Eason

Does the city need to expand the Eastside Wastewater Treatment Plant?

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