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Shagreen Holdings is a friend of Rhome Library

Published Wednesday, June 26, 2013
By Rhome Public Library Board

Over the years the Rhome Public Library has had many benevolent friends and received great support from a number of people and organizations in our community.

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Citizens sign petition to fill lake

Published Saturday, June 22, 2013
By Jim Lancaster

I want to make you aware of a new website that went live Tuesday, June 18 - www.bridgeportlake.org.

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Our tax dollars at work … really?

Published Wednesday, June 19, 2013
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Texas Ranger Jim Holland led a raid in Decatur early Friday that resulted in the arrest of 271st District Court Reporter Jeff Goodwyn, 56, of Decatur on charges of illegal drug possession.

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Oaklawn needs more care, less spraying

Published Wednesday, June 19, 2013
By Leisa Waylett

There has to be a better way to maintain Oaklawn Cemetery.

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Stop calling the law for stupid reasons

Published Wednesday, June 19, 2013
By Becky Rushing

Once again, I sit in amazement reading the "Wise County Crime Report."

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Welcome to adulthood, graduates

Published Saturday, June 15, 2013
By Emma Armitage

Congratulations. You finished high school. You survived the cliques, the social pressures, the bad teachers, the long hours, the testing and the drama.

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Pat Scott: ‘We will never forget’

Published Saturday, June 15, 2013
By Linda Carter

Thank you to Erika Pedroza for the very well-written article about Pat Scott and the long-running memorial scholarship established in his memory.

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Challenger Charities changing lives

Published Saturday, June 15, 2013
By Debra Walker

Many thanks to WC Challenger Charities and the J.W. Hart PBR Challenge for a very special event.

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What privacy?

Published Saturday, June 15, 2013
By Tony Girtman

Why is it that the people who seem so concerned about their privacy and governmental snooping into their emails...

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Stop the fighting in school

Published Wednesday, June 12, 2013
By Aspen Clawson

I made this argumentative essay to show how bad fights are in school and show how we can try to encourage the kids to stop fighting.

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Thanks for great care at WRHS

Published Wednesday, June 12, 2013
By Richard and Nell Lack

On Thursday, June 6, we found ourselves facing what no family wants to face.

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Even ‘bad days’ hold blessings

Published Saturday, June 8, 2013
By Irene Wilson

It starts off a regular, ordinary day. Up early, breakfast, I get ready for work. Hint of sun, soon swallowed by gray clouds followed by a shower.

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Time to try and convict Fort Hood killer

Published Saturday, June 8, 2013
By Adrian Boyd

Seriously, isn't it time to stop the showboating, wasting time and money when there is no doubt about someone's guilt?

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Celebrating an end, and a beginning

Published Saturday, June 1, 2013
By Irene Wilson

The sing-song of metal chain against iron frame comes across the parking lot.

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Thanks for help with The Hills’ ‘prom night’

Published Saturday, June 1, 2013
By Lee Burdock

I would like to express my sincere appreciation to all those who participated in the recent "Prom Night" for the residents of The Hills Nursing Home and Rehab facility.

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Food drive rounds up record

Published Saturday, May 18, 2013
By Stan M. Bedwell and J. Glenn Webb

The Decatur Letter Carriers and the Decatur Post Office would like to thank the community for their participation in the annual Letter Carriers' Food Drive.

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People are the only real ‘gun problem’

Published Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By Adrian Boyd

I don't want to upset anyone. You can make nasty comments about what I am saying and how I say it - I will not come back and read the comments because I might be inclined to try and get the last word.

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Searching for some kind strangers

Published Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By Catherine Simpson

On April 27 at approximately 6:30 p.m. our pastor, Roger Ferguson, and his wife, Marla, where headed back home from Decatur and a woman in a truck with two children in the backseat came across the highway.

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When does CPS need to step into a family?

Published Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By Barbara Boehm

{{{*}}}I would like to commend Dena Silvers, chairman of the Wise Coalition for Healthy Children, on raising the disturbing issue of "Wise County, we have a problem." Indeed we do.

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Accuracy needed on DISD tech efforts

Published Saturday, May 11, 2013
By Troy Bagwell

I would like to address a few inaccuracies in Dr. Sara Hurst's May 8 letter to the editor "Questions school district's priorities."

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