Basketball: Yellowjackets earn first district win

Published Wednesday, January 13, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Yellowjackets used a big first quarter to jump on City View Friday night in a 54-32 win.

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Connie Travis Foster

Published Wednesday, January 13, 2016
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Connie Travis Foster, 84, of Boyd, died Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, in Dallas.

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Petition effort comes up dry; Only 72 valid signatures found on local option drive

Published Saturday, January 9, 2016
By Richard Greene

The petition to bring beer and wine sales to the city of Boyd failed by seven signatures.

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Basketball: Lady Tigers edge Lady Yellowjackets

Published Saturday, January 9, 2016
By Richard Greene

After a slow start, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets fought their way back into the game Tuesday against Jacksboro.

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Basketball: Jacksboro rallies past Boyd

Published Saturday, January 9, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Yellowjackets couldn't hold off a second-half surge by the Jacksboro Tigers Tuesday night.

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James Allen Weyand Jr.

Published Saturday, January 9, 2016
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James Allen Weyand Jr., 46, of Boyd, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, in Boyd.

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Christmas tree fire damages home

Christmas tree fire damages home

Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016
By Kristen Tribe

A Boyd family was displaced Saturday afternoon when their Christmas tree caught fire, burning the interior of their house.

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Man indicted in fatal crash

Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016
By Brian Knox

A Boyd man involved in a fatal wreck on U.S. 380 west of Bridgeport in September has been indicted by a Wise County grand jury.

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Petition turned in for local option election; Beer, wine sales could be headed for May ballot

Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016
By Richard Greene

Boyd residents could be going to the polls in May to determine if beer and wine sales in the community should be allowed.

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Basketball: Henrietta stops Boyd

Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Yellowjackets struggled to find offense in the second half Saturday, falling in their District 9-3A opener.

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Basketball: Boyd falls to 0-3

Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets managed only six points in the final frame Saturday and couldn't keep up with Henrietta.

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Wise residents graduate DBU

Published Wednesday, January 6, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Several Wise County residents graduated from Dallas Baptist University Dec. 18.

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Abel charged with murder

Published Saturday, January 2, 2016
By Brian Knox

A Fort Worth man with ties to Wise County has been charged with murder in the death of his girlfriend, whose body was found near Boyd earlier this week.

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Leaving city hall; Longtime city secretary retires

Published Saturday, January 2, 2016
By Richard Greene

From her desk at City Hall, Joy Patterson witnessed many milestones for her hometown of Boyd.

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Basketball: Boyd finishes third at Ector

Published Saturday, January 2, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets finished third at the Ector Tournament Wednesday.

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Basketball: Jackets pick up win

Published Saturday, January 2, 2016
By Richard Greene

On their trip to the Ector Tournament, the Boyd Yellowjackets finished 1-2.

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Body of woman discovered; Investigators call the case homicide

Published Wednesday, December 30, 2015
By Brian Knox

Investigators discovered the body of a woman buried near Boyd this past weekend, and a person of interest has been arrested in connection with the case.

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Volleyball: Boyd’s Pappajohn earns all-state honor

Published Wednesday, December 30, 2015
By Richard Greene

Boyd outside hitter Kayleigh Pappajohn earned another honor this week to add to her standout junior campaign.

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Spencer Keene

Published Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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Spencer Keene, 85, of Boyd, died Friday, Dec. 25, 2015, in Azle.

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Tiny hands, big donation; Boyd kindergartners brighten holidays for seniors

Published Wednesday, December 23, 2015
By Richard Greene

The smallest hands in Boyd provided a big helping of good cheer and warmth this holiday season.

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