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County Clerk Records filed March 2014

Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Recorded marriage licenses Filed March 2014

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Hall of Honor inducts Woodruff

Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Decatur Mayor Martin Woodruff was inducted last month into the Military Science Hall of Honor at the University of Texas at Arlington.

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Gas line construction continues without aid

Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

Construction of a gas line to the future site of a manufacturing plant in Bridgeport will go on as planned, without the help officials hoped for.

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Railroad crossing to get midnight makeover

Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Bob Buckel

If you drive near Boyd on Farm Road 51, Farm Road 730 or Texas 114, you've probably seen the flashing signs. "SH 114 in Boyd closed Saturday."

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District Clerk Records Filed March 2014

Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Messenger Staff

District Clerk Records Filed March 2014

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Blaze razes home; Dogs sound alarm in burning house

Blaze razes home; Dogs sound alarm in burning house

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Brian Knox

A Chico resident might have her dogs to thank for saving her life.

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Favorable verdict; Local judge earns Tarrant County honor

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

Wise County lawyers feel the man behind the bench of the 271st Judicial District Court is top-notch - fair, thoughtful and impartial. But they're not the only ones.

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Precinct 4 post filled

Precinct 4 post filled

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

County Judge Glenn Hughes named an interim Precinct 4 commissioner this week.

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2 vehicles, pedestrian involved in wreck

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Brian Knox

Three people were taken to the hospital after back-to-back wrecks in Bridgeport Thursday morning.

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King, Estes on desalination study committee

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Both of Wise County's representatives in Austin will serve on a Joint Interim Committee to Study Water Desalination.

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Engineering firm to assist city with quarry tasks

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Messenger Staff

It took only about a half-hour for the Chico City Council to take care of business Tuesday.

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Meyers retains post on council

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

No special election was needed in the city of Bridgeport after all.

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Family forced to flee gets day in court

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Brandon Evans

A family forced to flee their home because of air pollution almost four years ago will finally have their day in court.

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Williams wants no votes for school board

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Bob Buckel

Lex Williams, one of three candidates who filed for Place 6 on the Alvord school board, told the Messenger this week that he wishes to drop out of the race.

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Board extends super’s contract

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Brandon Evans

The trustees of Boyd ISD like the direction the district is headed.

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Jury delivers guilty verdict in drug case

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Brian Knox

A Paradise man was found guilty Wednesday of possession of less than one gram of methamphetamine.

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3 injured in 2-vehicle wreck

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Three men were injured in a two-vehicle accident about 7:45 a.m. Wednesday morning in Cottondale.

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Back to Iwo Jima: Father, daughter make trip to battle site

Back to Iwo Jima: Father, daughter make trip to battle site

Published Wednesday, April 2, 2014
By Bob Buckel

Troy Thornton's smile gets a little crooked just before he speaks. As a rule, he doesn't talk much about Iwo Jima. But a few weeks ago, he went back.

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Strokes of premonition; New EDC director is on the job

Strokes of premonition; New EDC director is on the job

Published Wednesday, April 2, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

Sterling Flynn grew up in Canyon at his father's knee, watching him paint. "He had a career, but he'd always come home and paint," Flynn said.

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AD’s contract situation still not resolved

Published Wednesday, April 2, 2014
By Bob Buckel

It took an attorney to sort out exactly what the tie vote in last Thursday's Alvord school board meeting means with regard to the contract of Athletic Director Curtis Enis.

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