Football: Bulls gear up for Benbrook on homecoming

Football: Bulls gear up for Benbrook on homecoming

Published Wednesday, October 4, 2017
By Richard Greene

After a rough final three quarters in the Battle of Big Sandy last week, the Bridgeport Bulls stay at home Friday for homecoming.

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All abuzz about homecoming

All abuzz about homecoming

Published Wednesday, October 4, 2017
By Kelly Basting

A pair of Boyd Yellowjackets ride in Terry Vaughan's pickup during the Boyd homecoming parade Monday.

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Revving for Rivalry

Revving for Rivalry

Published Saturday, September 30, 2017
By Joe Duty

Bridgeport cheerleaders lead students at the high school's community pep rally Thursday, prior to the Battle of Big Sandy.

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Football: Blue streak – Eagles roll to fifth straight over Bulls

Football: Blue streak – Eagles roll to fifth straight over Bulls

Published Saturday, September 30, 2017
By Richard Greene

Decatur quarterback Wilson Hicks opened the week questionable after taking several big hits last week against Stephenville.

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Football: Stunning start – Swen, Eaton upset Northwest in 6-5A opener

Football: Stunning start – Swen, Eaton upset Northwest in 6-5A opener

Published Saturday, September 30, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Northwest Texans forced three-and-outs on Eaton's first three possessions of the game Thursday.

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Long-awaited museum opens Saturday

Long-awaited museum opens Saturday

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017
By Racey Burden

The new Paradise Museum will open to the public Saturday, Sept. 30, during the town's Main Street Festival.

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Football: Bulls, Eagles try to halt skids

Football: Bulls, Eagles try to halt skids

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Bridgeport Bulls and Decatur Eagles renew their near century-long rivalry Friday with both teams in search of something even more valuable than bragging rights - a victory.

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Football: Sibling rivalry – Brothers match wits in Battle of Big Sandy

Football: Sibling rivalry – Brothers match wits in Battle of Big Sandy

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017
By Richard Greene

Separated by two years, Ian and Braden Ritchey grew up not just as brothers, but each other's competition in everything from football, golf and video games.

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Injured officer honored by governor

Injured officer honored by governor

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Brian Knox

When Decatur Police Officer Matthew Roberts' Chevrolet Tahoe finally came to rest upside down against a telephone pole after flipping end over end, he knew one thing for sure: "I realized I was still alive," he said.

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WHS receives awards for organ donation campaign

WHS receives awards for organ donation campaign

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Racey Burden

Wise Health System's efforts to register organ donors earned two awards from LifeGift Wednesday.

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Football: Turned over – Miscues, Stephenville spoil Decatur homecoming

Football: Turned over – Miscues, Stephenville spoil Decatur homecoming

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Richard Greene

After crawling out of an early hole, the Decatur Eagles appeared on the verge of taking the lead late in the first half, when the game suddenly turned.

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Becoming an American: Decatur woman celebrates new citizenship

Becoming an American: Decatur woman celebrates new citizenship

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017
By Racey Burden

Ivonne Fernandez of Decatur has waited almost her entire life for the piece of paper she was given in a courtroom in Fort Worth last week.

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Football: Eagles need short memory before homecoming

Football: Eagles need short memory before homecoming

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Decatur Eagles' unbeaten start to the season hit a wall last week against Midlothian Heritage.

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Hapy Homecoming

Hapy Homecoming

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017
By Joe Duty

Paradise homecoming court queen nominee Hunter Rodgers and king nominee Corbin McBride wave to the crowd during Monday's parade.

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Man seriously injured in wreck

Man seriously injured in wreck

Published Saturday, September 16, 2017
By Racey Burden

A man was transported to Medical City Denton with life-threatening injuries Friday following a wreck on Texas 101.

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Tale Waggin’ Tutors; Service dogs ‘listen’ to young readers

Tale Waggin’ Tutors; Service dogs ‘listen’ to young readers

Published Saturday, September 16, 2017
By David Talley

As 6-year-old Travis Walker read slowly aloud, pausing to sound out unfamiliar words, a pair of knowing eyes looked patiently back at him from over the top of his children's book.

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Football: Brought to halt – Heritage stymies Decatur offense in win

Football: Brought to halt – Heritage stymies Decatur offense in win

Published Saturday, September 16, 2017
By Richard Greene

For three quarters Friday, the offensive fireworks that filled The Star in Frisco during last year's meeting between Midlothian Heritage and Decatur disappeared.

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1 injured in motorcycle wreck

1 injured in motorcycle wreck

Published Wednesday, September 13, 2017
By Racey Burden

A man was flown to the hospital after he wrecked his motorcycle on Farm 2264 Sunday afternoon.

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Wise remembers: County honors first responders

Wise remembers: County honors first responders

Published Wednesday, September 13, 2017
By David Talley

Wise County citizens, officials and first responders gathered at the Wise County Veterans Memorial Park Monday for a Patriot Day ceremony.

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Football: Breakthrough performance – Back runs for 381 yards in Texan victory

Football: Breakthrough performance – Back runs for 381 yards in Texan victory

Published Wednesday, September 13, 2017
By Richard Greene

Going into the season, DeMareus Hosey's varsity experience consisted of just four carries against Azle last year.

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