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Posted on 18. May, 2012 by Richard Greene.
With Troy Taylor’s dash to the finish line in the Class 5A 1,600 Saturday evening at the state meet, the sun set on the high-school sports season for Wise County. A year that began in the searing heat back in August has produced several great moments and triumphs by local champions. The Alvord, Decatur and [...]
Posted on 16. May, 2011 by Richard Greene.
Six years on a trip to run a marathon in San Diego, I passed up my first opportunity to gobble up the phenomenon known as the In-N-Out burger. Instead of following suit with the rest of my traveling party after a 26.2-mile run, I held to my then strong will power and decision of not [...]
Posted on 22. Oct, 2009 by Richard Greene.
I’m finishing my first week as the new sports editor here at The Messenger. It’s been a blur with two football games, two volleyball matches and a cross country meet. But it’s been a blast. I look forward to getting out to meeting more people in the next couple of weeks. Thanks everyone for welcoming [...]