Getaway driver charged in Christmas Eve robbery

Published Saturday, January 3, 2015
By Jake Harris

Three of the four men arrested in the West Side Grocery Store robbery last week have now been charged with aggravated robbery.

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James Lawrence Davis, Jr.

Published Wednesday, December 31, 2014
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James Lawrence Davis, Jr., 75, a retired rancher, died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014 in Decatur.

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Weekly Specials for Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Published Wednesday, December 31, 2014
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Wednesday, December 31, 2014

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Breaking: Mobile home catches fire on County Road 2320

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The Decatur, Greenwood Slidell and Krum fire departments responded to a mobile home fire in the 2000 block of County Road 2320 in Decatur after the mobile home became engulfed in flames around 2:30 a.m Friday. The residents of the mobile home were not on the property at the time of the fire, which¬†destroyed the […]

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Breaking: Two suspects apprehended in Bridgeport grocery store robbery

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Update:¬†According to a statement Bridgeport Assistant Chief Steve Stanford released on the Bridgeport Police Department’s Facebook page Christmas morning, two other people were arrested in addition to the two robbery suspects. During the search of the suspects’ hideout on Crittendon Street, “various narcotics” were also seized along with the firearms that are believed to have […]

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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 Edition

Published Wednesday, December 24, 2014
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Wednesday, December 24, 2014

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Meeting Agendas for Saturday, December 20, 2014

Published Saturday, December 20, 2014
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The Decatur City Council will meet Monday at 6 p.m., just long enough to take care of a couple of agenda items that need approval to keep moving.

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Names of wreck victims released

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The identities of the pickup driver and passenger in Friday night's head-on collision on Farm Road 51 South have been released.

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2014 Decatur Lady Eagles: A Look Back

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
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2014 Decatur Lady Eagles: A Look Back

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Shooting Championship Results

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County Budget Stories

Published Tuesday, September 9, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Commissioners eye proposed budget, tax rates Numbers are flying among county officials as they close in on a budget for fiscal year 2015. Published Saturday, August 2, 2014 READ MORE… Judge suggests declining state stipend County Judge Glenn Hughes thinks Wise County should no longer accept a state stipend for the county judge’s salary. Published […]

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Breaking News–18-wheeler explosion causes U.S. 287 standstill

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U.S. 287 is shut down in the north- and southbound lanes near McMaster New Holland in Decatur after an 18-wheeler hit a concrete divider and exploded. There are no reported injuries at this time. First responders are on the scene, and we will have updates as soon as they become available.

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Breaking News: Two car accidents on North Trinity Street, F.M. 1810

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Two car accidents occurred at roughly the same time in Wise County Monday night. At 5:30 p.m., two cars collided at the corner of North Trinity and Bishop Street in Decatur. A white Chevy Silverado was headed north when the front left of the vehicle collided with the front left of a black SUV traveling […]

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AutoChimp test

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Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of their country.

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1 injured in overturned cement truck

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The driver of a cement truck was injured in a one-vehicle rollover north of Boyd Monday afternoon.

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Trying to take ‘Mister’ like a man

Published Saturday, May 3, 2014
By Jimmy Alford

It's a weird moment in a man's life when he ceases to be himself and becomes a "Mister."

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Nora EdithMae Karrer

Published Saturday, May 3, 2014
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Ben and Chrissy Karrer of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Nora EdithMae

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Paradise Intermediate gets new principal

Published Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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Paradise Intermediate School will have new leadership next year, as school counselor Kristin Gage will take over as principal.

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Hazel Augustine Sloas

Published Saturday, April 26, 2014
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Hazel Augustine Sloas, 88, died Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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Paradise ISD extends teacher contracts

Published Wednesday, April 23, 2014
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The Paradise school board opted to extend the contracts for all teachers, librarians, counselors and nurses during Monday night's meeting.

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