UPDATE

Breaking news: Icy roads force cancellations

Icy conditions remain across Wise County this morning causing more cancellations and postponements, including all three area boys playoff games.

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Snowbound: Winter precipitation creates treacherous roadways Students show off tech skills Basketball: Big opening statements – Bulls, Smith blast Venus
 
Snowbound: Winter precipitation creates treacherous roadways

Snowbound: Winter precipitation creates treacherous roadways

Winter returned to Wise County Friday morning with periods of heavy snow causing car accidents on many of the county's major thoroughfares.

Students show off tech skills

Students show off tech skills

After pressing the button on the top of his robot, Aidan Crimin describes its motion as it starts to spin. "It's sort of like a victory dance," he explains.

Basketball: Big opening statements – Bulls, Smith blast Venus

Basketball: Big opening statements – Bulls, Smith blast Venus

With 3.6 seconds left in the first quarter, Caleb Smith caught the inbound pass and diced through the Venus defense to drain a 3-pointer from the top of the key at the buzzer.




NEWS HEADLINES

Snowbound: Winter precipitation creates treacherous roadways

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Richard Greene and Jake Harris

Winter returned to Wise County Friday morning with periods of heavy snow causing car accidents on many of the county's major thoroughfares.

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County commissioners to hit the road

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County commissioners will venture outside the county seat this year to mix and mingle with the public in a series of four mobile meetings.

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Students show off tech skills

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Richard Greene

After pressing the button on the top of his robot, Aidan Crimin describes its motion as it starts to spin. "It's sort of like a victory dance," he explains.

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Eagle Scout gives back to high school for final project

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Jake Harris

The official age-out deadline for the Boy Scouts is 18 years old. By that time, many Boy Scouts have already finished their Eagle Scout projects and have moved on to new endeavors.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Basketball: Big opening statements – Bulls, Smith blast Venus

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Richard Greene

With 3.6 seconds left in the first quarter, Caleb Smith caught the inbound pass and diced through the Venus defense to drain a 3-pointer from the top of the key at the buzzer.

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Basketball: Hix, Eagles top Alvarado

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Richard Greene

Mason Hix claimed he was nervous taking the floor for his first playoff game.

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OUR OPINIONS

What’s your story?


Published Saturday, February 28, 2015 | By Jake Harris

We've rearranged our beats here at the Messenger, and I'm now in charge of writing about more than just city council and school board meetings and the occasional feature story.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Young referee set the tone for Little Dribblers

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Rachael Vance

My daughter was a Little Dribbler this year - pre-k to kindergarten age range - in a display I like to call "gaggle ball."

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Bond proposal a ‘win’ for kids, community

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Rex Keese

Let's talk about the Decatur ISD bond for just a moment. In May, citizens living in the Decatur school district will be asked to vote for or against a bond package to improve the district's infrastructure.

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