Basketball: Northwest edges Sherman

Published Saturday, February 24, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Avery Anderson scored 35 points and Northwest knocked Sherman out of the playoffs for the second straight year in the 5A Region I bi-district round.

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Cora Kathleen Broerman

Published Saturday, February 24, 2018
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Brian and Megan Broerman of Alvord announce the birth of a daughter, Cora Kathleen

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Published Wednesday, February 21, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The McCarroll Middle School Open House is from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday.

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Basketball: Alvord squares off with Lindsay

Published Saturday, February 17, 2018
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For the second time in as many years, the Alvord Bulldogs will meet the Lindsay Knights in the 2A bi-district round of the playoffs.

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Basketball: Valley View bounces Alvord – Lady Bulldogs eliminated in bi-district round

Published Saturday, February 17, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Down 19 early in the second half, it looked as though all hope was lost for the Alvord Lady Bulldogs Tuesday.

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Cash Aaron Fouse

Published Saturday, February 17, 2018
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Jessica Jones and Nicholas Fouse of Alvord announce the birth of a son, Cash Aaron Fouse

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Principal, teacher switch roles at Alvord High School

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Brian Knox

Two educators at Alvord High School have switched roles.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Carson Elementary First-Grade Fairy Tale Ball is 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. Feb. 14.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The lupus support group meets 11 a.m. Saturday at the Wise Health System West Campus.

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Basketball: Alvord finishes third in 11-2A

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Alvord Bulldogs finished third in 11-2A and will meet Lindsay in the playoffs for a second straight year.

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Weatherford College announces graduates

Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Several local residents completed their degrees at Weatherford College in December.

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Valley View bounces Alvord from playoffs

Published Tuesday, February 13, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

Down 19 early in the second half, it looked as though all hope was lost for the Alvord Lady Bulldogs.

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Basketball: Northwest clinches district title

Published Saturday, February 10, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Northwest Texans throttled Azle 71-32 to claim their second consecutive District 6-5A title.

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Basketball: Lady Eagles end year with win

Published Saturday, February 10, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur Lady Eagles snapped a four-game losing skid with a 47-40 victory over Gainesville to end the year on a high note.

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Basketball: Playoff picture takes shape – Bridgeport, Paradise, Alvord girls await bi-district games

Published Saturday, February 10, 2018
By Reece Waddell

The girls basketball season wrapped up Tuesday and several Wise County teams are headed to the playoffs.

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6 local teachers earn honors

6 local teachers earn honors

Published Wednesday, February 7, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Six teachers from area schools were among the 31 teachers from across the region honored by Weatherford College at the 2018 Jack Harvey Academy of Exemplary Teachers celebration Jan. 26 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Published Wednesday, February 7, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport Middle School is offering an after-school program, The Hub, every Tuesday and Thursday 3:45 to 5 p.m.

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Basketball: Texans rip Aledo

Published Wednesday, February 7, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Julien Smith scored a game-high 22 points and the Northwest Texans took down Aledo 81-36.

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Basketball: Alvord doubles up Chico

Published Saturday, February 3, 2018
By Richard Greene

When the Alvord Bulldogs went nearly five minutes without scoring in the first half Tuesday night, their lead never was in jeopardy thanks to an unrelenting defense.

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Basketball: Sissies hand Sanger first hoops loss

Published Saturday, February 3, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Emily Vidal scored a game-high 18 points and the Bridgeport Sissies handed Sanger its first loss in District 9-4A, routing the Lady Indians 52-29.

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