Football: Alvord picks up first win

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Bulldogs put themselves in position to return to the playoffs for a fourth straight season Friday night.

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Volleyball: County teams close out regular season

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Richard Greene

Having already wrapped up the District 8-3A title, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets put an exclamation mark on the regular season Tuesday with a sweep of rival Paradise.

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Volleyball: Alvord opens playoffs with familiar foe

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Richard Greene

The playoffs were unchartered territory for the Alvord Lady Bulldogs last season when they took on the Valley View Lady Eagles in the bi-district round of the 2A playoffs.

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Colt Weston Tolbert

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
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Kathleen and Rusty Tolbert of Alvord announce the birth of a son, Colt Weston

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Alvord picks up first win, hammering Olney

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Messenger staff

The Alvord Bulldogs put themselves in position to return to the playoffs for a fourth straight season Friday night. Behind three touchdowns and 103 yards on the ground from Tanner Richey, Alvord beat Olney 50-6 at Bulldog Stadium for its first win of the season

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Schools turn in numbers for realignment

Published Friday, October 27, 2017
By Richard Greene

Speculation on the next round of realignment by the University Interscholastic League kicked off Friday as schools turned in enrollments. The UIL will take enrollments from the “snapshot date” to place teams in classifications and districts for 2018-2020. The realignment will be announced in February, but the UIL will announce the cutoffs for classifications and football divisions in December.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Chico Elementary's annual "Wizard of Oz" parade is 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 27. Halloween attire allowed.

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Football: Alvord tries to keep Olney winless

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

After eight weeks, the Alvord Bulldogs and Olney Cubs are both still searching for an elusive victory.

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Cross Country: Horner heads back to state

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

Slidell's Hunter Horner made a late charge to move up to 16th in the Class A Region III race Monday at Lynn Creek Park in Grand Prairie.

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City of Alvord secures state grant

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By David Talley

The city of Alvord was awarded a $275,000 Texas Community Development block grant earlier this month to help improve its existing water lines.

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Football: Bulls capture first district victory

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Richard Greene

Ethan Herschler's 61-yard pass to Colton Waters with 10:05 left in the fourth quarter lifted the Bridgeport Bulls to 21-14 win over Krum Friday night.

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Volleyball: Four Wise teams pick up wins

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets moved closer to locking up their third straight district title Tuesday, beating 8-3A co-leader Henrietta in straight sets in dominant fashion.

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Fall field trip

Fall field trip

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Joe Duty

Alvord kindergartner Julian Godoy carefully balances a pumpkin on his head while playing on a school field trip to Black Creek Farms Thursday.

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Seymour rolls past Alvord, 40-6

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Messenger staff

After a battle of defenses in the first quarter of Friday’s game, Seymour exploded for 25 points in the second quarter en route to a 40-6 win over Alvord.

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Feeding the fire: Teen carries on tradition of blacksmithing

Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017
By David Talley

It's 45 minutes of turning a dial on a propane tank, a centimeter there, then two centimeters back. It's holding your tongue just right while adjusting a Bud Light can sliced down the middle meant to catch just the perfect amount of wind.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport Elementary's Bulls Book Bus will be at every home game for younger students to enjoy reading during the games.

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Football: Alvord returns to field after open date

Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Bulldogs got a chance to press the reset button after six grueling non-district games last week.

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Volleyball: Boyd sweeps Nocona to set up showdown for title

Published Wednesday, October 18, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets tuned up for their Tuesday showdown with Henrietta for the 8-3A title with a sweep of Nocona Saturday.

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Cross Country: Bulldogs earn spot at regionals

Published Saturday, October 14, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Alvord Bulldogs earned a regional bid Wednesday, finishing third at the District 11-2A meet in Poolville.

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Kamron Patrick Herman

Published Saturday, October 14, 2017
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Samuel Arthur Herman III and Samantha Delores Troutwine of Alvord announce the birth of a son, Kamron Patrick Herman

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