Football: Alvord plays waiting game

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

After winning the District 5-2A Division I title, the Alvord Bulldogs enjoyed a week of rest.

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Local riders win rookie awards

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

Paradise's Ty Meals won the rookie cowboy honor, and Alvord's Mikayla Cox was the top rookie cowgirl at the North Texas High School Rodeo Association's event last week.

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PTO helps keep Alvord Elementary running

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Bob Buckel

With about 325 kids in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade, the Alvord Elementary campus houses almost half the district's student population.

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Alvord ISD Student Spotlights for Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Alvord ISD Student Spotlights for Wednesday, November 12, 2014

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Cross Country: Mitchum comes in 47th in 2A

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

Alvord's Brooklyn Mitchum ended her high school cross country career Saturday with a 47th-place finish in the Class 2A final.

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Laurence ‘Mac’ McKinstry

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
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Laurence "Mac" McKinstry, 84, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at his home in Alvord due to heart complications.

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Alvord ISD gets a high B on FIRST report

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Bob Buckel

The folks in Austin love to create "report card" evaluation instruments for school districts.

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Football: Bulldogs overwhelm Bells for district title

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Bob Buckel

The Alvord Bulldogs scored early and often at Bells Friday. But that's to be expected.

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Hope Faye Yzaguirre

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
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Cody and Dayza Yzaguirre of Alvord announce the birth of a daughter, Hope Faye Yzaguirre

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Cross Country: Mitchum earns state spot

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

Brooklyn Mitchum turned in her best time of the season Saturday to book a trip to Round Rock.

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Football: Bulldogs look to finish strong at Bells

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Bob Buckel

It's not every year that a district championship comes down to the final game. But that's exactly the situation this year in district 5-2A.

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Brentlee Alan Lemond

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
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Colt and Cassandra Lemond of Alvord announce the birth of a son, Brentlee Alan Lemond

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Football: Scary good – Randall runs wild as Bulldogs maul Chico

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Bob Buckel

The Alvord Bulldogs blew out the visiting Chico Dragons Friday night, winning 72-14 to go to 4-0 in district and set themselves up for a championship showdown next week at Bells.

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Fugitive captured in Bowie

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Kristen Tribe

Brian King of Alvord was arrested Thursday in Bowie, more than a week after he escaped officers in Wise County.

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Alvord School Board to meet Tuesday

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Bob Buckel

The polls close on Tuesday at 7 p.m. - and that's when the Alvord school trustees will hold what promises to be a quick meeting.

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Football: Good move – Bulldog finds success in new spot

Football: Good move – Bulldog finds success in new spot

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Richard Greene

Last spring after a 7-on-7 workout, Alvord coach Pete Hart approached Brett Martin with an idea.

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Football: ‘Dogs go for 4th win over Dragons

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Richard Greene

After picking up a third straight win to open 5-2A Division I play last week, the Alvord Bulldogs accomplished their first goal of securing a playoff spot.

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Alvord senior wins State Fair Longhorn competition

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Jake Harris

Miracle Petree is no stranger to extracurricular activities.

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Football: Bulldogs clip Eagles’ wings

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Behind a play-making defense and the hard-nosed running of Joe Randall, the Alvord Bulldogs jumped out to a 22-0 lead in the first 16 minutes of the game and never let up.

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Brealynn Nicole Hass

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Kevin Hass and Amanda Throckmorton of Alvord announce the birth of a daughter, Brealynn Nicole Hass

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