Lunch hour, road could use a little work

Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014
By Mary Ann Hunn

Listed below are a couple of my issues with Wise County.

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Football: Boyd batters Brady to advance

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Bob Buckel

If they win their next playoff game, the Boyd Yellowjackets can even their season record at 6-6.

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Saturday Sports Buffet: Recalling ride to top – Decade later, memories remain fresh

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

After a 26-20 loss in the second round of the playoffs in 2003, Ian Ritchey and his Boyd teammates watched the Bangs team that ended their season reach the state title game before eventually falling to Garrison.

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Basketball: Sissies win season opener

Published Saturday, November 15, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Bridgeport Sissies held Millsap to just three points in the third quarter - 16 after halftime - on the way to a 41-38 victory Tuesday.

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School district awards bid

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Jake Harris

The Boyd school board discussed future facility renovations at their meeting Monday night, allotting budget money for an agriculture facility and softball field renovations.

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Cross country: Martinez sprints onto medal stand

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

With 100 meters to go in his last cross country race, Boyd's Marco Martinez went into a dead sprint to the finish line.

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Football: Boyd returns to postseason

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Yellowjackets move into familiar territory Friday - the playoffs.

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Tractor operator dies in accident

Tractor operator dies in accident

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Brian Knox

A man operating a tractor at a construction site at a private residence near Boyd was killed Wednesday morning when the tractor tipped over.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, November 8, 2014

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Messenger Staff

When they meet at 6 p.m. Monday at City Hall, the Decatur City Council will consider a rate increase request from Progressive Waste Solutions for residential and commercial garbage service for 2015.

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Football: Brock Eagles fly past Boyd

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Jake Harris

The first quarter of Boyd's 49-14 loss to Brock Friday night was as even as the game would ever get, with both teams only scoring one touchdown each in the first 12 minutes of play.

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Cross Country: Two Boyd runners earn state invites

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

In the week leading up to the 3A Region II race, Marco Martinez and his Boyd teammates practiced at the Lynn Creek Park course in Grand Prairie twice. Saturday, the added practice paid off.

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Football: Boyd battling for playoff seed

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Yellowjackets punched their ticket to the postseason Friday with a victory over Breckenridge to keep their playoff streak alive.

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Axtien and Azrael Delgado

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
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Anthony and Valorie Delgado of Boyd announce the birth of twins.

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Football: ‘Jackets clinch playoff spot

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Messenger Staff

Clay Barnett's 5-yard run with 7:06 left in the game put Boyd back in front of Breckenridge 33-26.

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Volleyball: Lady ‘Jackets end with win, short of playoffs

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets finished off the season with a sweep of Jacksboro.

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Cross Country: Martinez guns for state spot

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Richard Greene

Throughout the season, Marco Martinez has been focused on one mission: getting to Round Rock.

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Volleyball: Lady Panthers push Boyd to brink

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Paradise Lady Panthers locked up a playoff spot and pushed the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets to the brink of elimination from the postseason hunt Friday.

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Football: Boyd tries to stay on playoff push

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Richard Greene

After rallying for the win Friday over the rival Paradise Panthers, the Boyd Yellowjackets still control their playoff destiny.

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Defying the odds; Coach returns to court after staring down death

Defying the odds; Coach returns to court after staring down death

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Lynn Cranfill emerges from his office Wednesday afternoon and walks onto the court, giving a single clap and yelling, "Let's go!"

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Football: Passing the test – Barnett’s 3 TD passes lift Boyd past Paradise

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Boyd quarterback Clay Barnett completed three passes Friday. All just happened to be for touchdowns.

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