BUSINESS HEADLINES

Taking Care of Business: Chamber hands out awards for 2018

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Kristen Tribe

The Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce sang the praises of its members at its annual banquet last Saturday at the Decatur Conference Center.

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Home sales take plunge in January; 31 houses sold in first month of ’19

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Richard Greene

Home sales took a dive in Wise County in January.

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Taking Care of Business: And the winners are… The 2019 favorites of Messenger readers to be announced soon

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019
By Kristen Tribe

The Messenger's 2019 Reader's Choice contest wrapped up this week, and 1,298 ballots were submitted, casting votes for everything from best chicken fried steak to best pet groomers.

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Sales tax gift to Christmas Capitol

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019
By Richard Greene

The City of Bridgeport proclaimed itself as the "Christmas Capitol of Wise County" this past season.

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Taking Care of Business – Coming soon: salsa on Sundays

Published Saturday, February 2, 2019
By Kristen Tribe

This isn't exactly breaking news. The rumor has been going around for weeks, but I hadn't been able to confirm it until now.

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Taking Care of Business: Funeral home closes Decatur location

Published Saturday, January 19, 2019
By Kristen Tribe

Jones Family Funeral Home in Decatur closed this week. I heard a rumor Wednesday, and a note posted on the funeral home door verified it Thursday.

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Home sales cool in December

Published Saturday, January 19, 2019
By Richard Greene

After home sales in Wise County picked up in November, they took a step back in December.

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Real estate year closes on a high note

Published Saturday, December 22, 2018
By Richard Greene

An up-and-down year for the real estate market entered the final month on an uptick in Wise County.

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Taking Care of Business: Vyve sends greetings from Bridgeport, Texas

Published Saturday, December 22, 2018
By Kristen Tribe

The holiday artwork of 11-year-old Kenlee Kleam of Bridgeport will land in more than 200,000 households in eight states this Christmas.

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Taking Care of Business: Funeral directors expand business to Fort Worth

Published Saturday, December 15, 2018
By Kristen Tribe

Brant Hawkins, Chet Niblett and Charlie Davidson partnered to open Hawkins Family Funeral Home in Fort Worth.

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Sales taxes roll in during 2018

Published Saturday, December 15, 2018
By Richard Greene

2018 will be remembered as an economic boom for Wise County.

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The Book Nook Bookstore

Published Saturday, December 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

All genres of books, all ages. Fiction/non-fiction

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Blessed Bru

Published Saturday, December 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Organic coffee bar and luncheon cafe

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Edge Crew

Published Saturday, December 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

General contracting service

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AT&T

Published Saturday, December 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Telecommunications company providing cell phones, data plans, tablets and DirectTV

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Taking Care of Business: Car dealer honors 40-year employees

Published Saturday, December 8, 2018
By Kristen Tribe

Dedicated employees can be hard to find these days, but James Wood found a couple in David Stokes and Mike "Pup" Jones.

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Taking Care of Business: Real estate group collects toys for PD

Published Saturday, November 24, 2018
By Kristen Tribe

Tis the season for giving! Local realtors are having a toy drive, and they've turned it into a contest.

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Home prices take a tumble

Published Saturday, November 24, 2018
By Richard Greene

The average home sales price dropped to $192,500 last month.

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Momo’s Consignment

Published Saturday, November 24, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Quality gently-used clothes, jewelry, home decor, children and baby items

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Wesley Family Dentistry

Published Saturday, November 24, 2018
By Messenger Staff

General dentistry

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