UPDATE

Welding leads to barn/grass fire

A fire that started in a barn north of Chico Wednesday caused major damage and minor injuries to the homeowner.

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New ag center provides upgrades for growing program Basketball: High-flying stampede – Bulls run away  from Eagles Basketball: Nothing to Ponder – Lady Bulldog refuses to let injury stop her
 
New ag center provides upgrades for growing program

New ag center provides upgrades for growing program

Decatur High School agriculture students may have a new place to house their animals, but calling it an ag barn would be selling it short.

Basketball: High-flying stampede – Bulls run away  from Eagles

Basketball: High-flying stampede – Bulls run away from Eagles

Bridgeport guard Jacob Delangel threw a big wrinkle in the Decatur Eagles' game plan Tuesday night.

Basketball: Nothing to Ponder – Lady Bulldog refuses to let injury stop her

Basketball: Nothing to Ponder – Lady Bulldog refuses to let injury stop her

Brianna Ponder doesn't need to look far for memories of her 18th birthday - only down to her left leg.




NEWS HEADLINES

Filing begins for May Election

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The filing period for the May 9 city council and school board elections opens Wednesday, Jan. 28, and runs through Friday, Feb. 27.

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New ag center provides upgrades for growing program

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Brian Knox

Decatur High School agriculture students may have a new place to house their animals, but calling it an ag barn would be selling it short.

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Former Alvord school board member airs grievances

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Jake Harris

A former Alvord school board member argued for more transparency during the group's meeting Thursday night.

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Bridgeport Middle School Problem Solvers plan ‘shred day’

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Jake Harris

The Bridgeport Middle School Problem Solvers group is making progress in their effort to combat identity theft in Wise County.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Basketball: High-flying stampede – Bulls run away from Eagles

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Richard Greene

Bridgeport guard Jacob Delangel threw a big wrinkle in the Decatur Eagles' game plan Tuesday night.

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Basketball: Guard shines for Bulls

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Richard Greene

Heading into Tuesday's frenzied, top-15 showdown, the spotlight was centered on the Bridgeport Bulls' newcomers - Caleb Smith, Devonte Patterson, Keenan Holdman and Ethan Chapman - who have turned them into the No. 6 team in 4A.

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OUR OPINIONS

Finding, friending and fleeing


Published Saturday, January 24, 2015 | By Bob Buckel

Galen was one of the most talented humans I have ever known. We met when a couple from our church invited a few of the "new" folks over for supper. He and Pat, like my wife and I, were both newlyweds and newcomers.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Act of kindness appreciated

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Carol Smith

I just wanted to let you know about the honesty and kindness of one of your residents.

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DISD: separate ‘wants’ from ‘needs’ in bond

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Tad Billmire

Well, here we go again, Decatur ISD taxpayers. You better grab hold of your wallet because the superintendent and school board are coming after your cash to pay for unneeded "stuff."

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