Baseball: Bulldogs rally past Valley View

Published Wednesday, April 12, 2017
By Richard Greene

Clay Baker's two-out single in the top of the seventh lifted the Alvord Bulldogs to a 3-2 victory over the Valley View Eagles Tuesday.

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Baseball: Petree throws 2-hit shutout to Saint Jo

Published Saturday, April 8, 2017
By Richard Greene

Tanner Petree fanned eight and held Saint Jo to just two hits in five scoreless innings Tuesday in Alvord's 14-0 victory.

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Softball: Kinly Walker performs for Lady Bulldogs

Published Saturday, April 8, 2017
By Richard Greene

Kinly Walker turned in a pair of gems in the pitching circle Tuesday as Alvord swept Muenster in a double-header.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Published Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The PTO is hosting a Spring Fling for all elementary and intermediate students Friday, April 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the elementary cafeteria.

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Baseball: Brill tosses no-hitter

Published Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By Richard Greene

Hunter Brill fanned 12 in tossing a no-hitter for the Northwest Texans against district rival Eaton.

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Softball: Alvord rallies for win

Published Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By Richard Greene

Brittany Gayler's three-run homer started a four-run, seventh-inning rally in the Alvord Lady Bulldogs' 6-5 comeback victory over Valley View Friday.

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Help with flat appreciated

Published Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By Susan Jones

There are a lot of good people in Wise County, and I met another one last week in Bridgeport.

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Clerk at truck stop robbed

Clerk at truck stop robbed

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017
By Brian Knox

Two people robbed a local convenience store clerk at gunpoint last weekend.

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Softball: Lady Pirates batter Alvord

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017
By Richard Greene

Collinsville used a pair of doubles and a home run to pile up 10 runs in the first inning on the way to a 20-3 victory Tuesday over Alvord.

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Baseball: Baker, Alvord shuts out Collinsville

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017
By Richard Greene

Alvord's Clay Baker struck out 14 and allowed only two hits Tuesday in a complete-game shutout against Collinsville.

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Mother indicted in child’s death

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By Brian Knox

An Alvord woman has been indicted in the drowning death of her 2-year-old daughter.

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Smashing cancer: Alvord senior hammers away at fundraising

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By David Talley

Lifting the sledge hammer as high as she could, Lindsey Abbott brought it down on the hood of a Toyota Camry parked at Elm Creek Park in Alvord Saturday morning.

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Alvord, Chico students place in UIL meet

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Alvord and Chico High School UIL academic teams competed in the District 11-2A meet last week at Muenster High School.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Decatur High School Rodeo Team will have a North Texas High School Rodeo Association rodeo 5 p.m. Saturday, April 1, and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 2 at the Wise County Fairgrounds.

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Softball: Alvord falls to Lindsay

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Lindsay Lady Knights piled up 12 runs in the fifth inning Friday on the way to a 14-3 victory over the Alvord Lady Bulldogs.

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Baseball: Bulldogs roll by Era

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017
By Richard Greene

Clay Baker blasted a three-run homer during the Alvord Bulldogs' 11-run second inning Friday.

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Flying the friendly skies: Teacher uses drone to put galaxy in perspective

Flying the friendly skies: Teacher uses drone to put galaxy in perspective

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By David Talley

In science teacher Scott Bickers' universe, Earth and its sun are less than a half-mile apart.

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Alvord to become District of Innovation

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By David Talley

Alvord School Board members Thursday approved a District of Innovation (DOI) plan, giving the district latitude in setting its calendar and hiring teachers.

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Baseball: Bulldogs crush Dragons

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Bulldogs turned nine hits and 14 walks into a 10-4 victory over the rival Chico Dragons Tuesday night.

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Softball: Alvord trips Chico

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

Brooke Vidal's three-run triple in the bottom of the first put the Chico Lady Dragons on the way to a 10-7 victory over the rival Alvord Lady Bulldogs Tuesday.

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