Jacksboro rips Boyd, 30-12

Published Saturday, October 1, 2016
By Messenger staff

Jacksboro rolled over Boyd Friday night 30-12, holding the Yellowjackets scoreless until the fourth quarter.

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Alvord fails to capitalize on turnovers in 13-7 loss

Published Saturday, October 1, 2016
By Richard Greene

In a sloppy game with 10 turnovers, the Alvord Bulldogs couldn’t capitalize on the extra opportunities and left the door open for City View.

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Football: Alvord tries to stop big plays

Published Wednesday, September 28, 2016
By Richard Greene

Big plays continue to plague the Alvord Bulldogs.

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Volleyball: Alvord gets back on track

Published Wednesday, September 28, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Lady Bulldogs won their second straight match Saturday, storming past Newcastle.

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Deadly day: 2 killed Thursday in separate crashes

Deadly day: 2 killed Thursday in separate crashes

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016
By David Talley and Richard Greene

Two men were killed in two different car accidents Thursday in Wise County.

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Alvord School Board hears bond funding report

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016
By David Talley

Alvord School Board members Tuesday discussed the funding impact of various tax rates, which would help cover the cost of upgrades to several facilities.

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Football: Petrolia turns back Alvord, 56-31

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Petrolia quarterback Dane Williams struck three times through the air and once on the ground as the Pirates came a score shy of doubling up on the Bulldogs 56-31 Friday night.

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Volleyball: Alvord picks up first loop win

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Lady Bulldogs picked up their first victory in District 9-2A Tuesday.

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Wilma Dart Hudspeth

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016
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Wilma Dart Hudspeth, 88, of Cleburne, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, at the Chisholm Trail Estates Gardens in Keene.

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Football: Bulldogs hope to slow potent Pirates

Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Bulldogs struggled to slow down the Electra Tigers' powerful ground attack last week.

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Horrified to see kittens dumped

Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By Susan Jones

I was behind you at the traffic light at McDonald's when the back door opened and you dropped two kittens out of your car - one gray one and one yellow one.

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Ward graduates UCO

Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Jordan Ward of Alvord graduated summa cum laude from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science in kinesiology - exercise/fitness management as a part of the summer 2016 class, which included 629 students.

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Alvord School Board talks bonds, hears architect presentations

Published Saturday, September 17, 2016
By David Talley

Alvord School Board members Tuesday chose Claycomb Associates, a Dallas-based architectural firm, for the renovations to the old middle school gym and improvements to the elementary campus.

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City of Alvord sticks with Shaw

Published Saturday, September 17, 2016
By David Talley

The city of Alvord will continue to contract with Wise County Tax Assessor/Collector Monte Shaw for tax collection.

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Football: Unbeaten Electra rolls past Alvord

Published Saturday, September 17, 2016
By Richard Greene

Three seconds before halftime, the Alvord Bulldogs owned a three-point lead they looked on the verge of taking into locker room. That’s when things unraveled.

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Volleyball: Poolville sweeps Alvord

Published Saturday, September 17, 2016
By Richard Greene

Poolville swept the Alvord Lady Bulldogs Tuesday, 25-11, 25-9, 25-18.

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Football: Alvord prepares for unbeaten Electra

Published Wednesday, September 14, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Bulldogs' defense played solid in the first two games. Last week the unit was dominant.

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Volleyball: Ranger edges Alvord in five

Published Wednesday, September 14, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Lady Bulldogs lost their District 9-2A opener Saturday at Ranger in five games. Ranger

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Football: Players of the week for Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Published Wednesday, September 14, 2016
By Richard Greene

Football: Players of the week for Wednesday, September 14, 2016

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Football: Alvord blanks Era, 39-0

Published Saturday, September 10, 2016
By Messenger Staff

A strong run game and solid defense propelled Alvord past Era for a 39-0 victory Friday night.

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