News Briefs for Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Wise County Veterans Group have its annual Veterans Day program 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at the Wise County Veterans Memorial Park in Decatur.

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Cross Country: Bulls charge to fifth in 4A – Bridgeport shines in first trip to state

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017

As the Bridgeport Bulls and the rest of the Class 4A field stepped into their starting boxes, the sun peeked out from behind the blanket of clouds Saturday.

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Cross Country: Fraga finishes 44th

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017

As a freshman running in the 4A state championships, Bridgeport's Marisol Fraga understandably felt some nerves before Saturday's race.

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Brian Michael Eustace

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Brian Michael Eustace, 33, of Bridgeport, died Friday Nov. 3, 2017, in Rhome.

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End of a long run

End of a long run

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017

A total of 29 runners from Alvord, Boyd, Bridgeport, Decatur, Northwest, Paradise, and Slidell competed in the UIL cross country championships Saturday in Round Rock.

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Bulls charge to fifth in 4A

Published Sunday, November 5, 2017

Led by their quartet of seniors who guided Bridgeport to four regional appearances, the Bulls finished fifth in their first state trip. The Bulls tallied 176 points.

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Bridgeport freshman finishes 44th

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

As a freshman running the 4A state championships, Bridgeport’s Marisol Fraga understandably felt some nerves before Saturday’s race. On the course, the nerves disappeared as Fraga held her own to finish 44th in the Class 4A race, running 12:41 on the 3,200-meter course at Round Rock’s Old Settlers Park.

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Man killed in fiery crash

Man killed in fiery crash

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

A Bridgeport man was killed after his pickup struck a tractor trailer on U.S. 81/287 at Ramhorn Hill Road Friday morning.

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Methodist church plans annual feast

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

The First United Methodist Church of Bridgeport hosts its 52nd annual Thanksgiving dinner next week.

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Spirit of Christmas programs ready to help local kids

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

It's beginning to look a lot like Spirit of Christmas time, everywhere you go around Wise County.

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Football: Bulls lose finale, chance at second seed

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

The Bridgeport Bulls will have to settle for being the third seed out of District 3-4A Division II after their 52-17 home loss to Iowa Park.

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Hitting the Road

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

The Bridgeport Bulls and freshman Marisol Fraga are sent off to Round Rock by members of the student body Friday.

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Elmer Ray White

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

Elmer Ray White, 85, of Bridgeport, died Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, in Bridgeport.

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Mr. and Mrs. Jeremy Beau Byrom

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

Anna Alicia Hooe of Bridgeport, daughter of Shawn and Patricia Hooe of Decatur, married Jeremy Beau Byrom of Bridgeport.

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Hunter Milton Lynch

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

Kyle and Tessa Lynch of Bridgeport announce the birth of a son, Hunter Milton

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Bridgeport loses finale, chance at second seed

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017

The Bridgeport Bulls will have to settle for being the third seed out of District 3-4A Division II after their 52-17 home loss to Iowa Park.

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Group petitions against annexation efforts

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wise Citizens for Property Rights is petitioning for an election to end involuntary annexation in the county.

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New art festival coming downtown

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

The Greater Wise Arts Alliance hosts its first Art Beat street festival Saturday.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Decatur High School is holding a college and career fair Thursday, Nov. 9, during convocation for all juniors and seniors.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017

The First United Methodist Church of Bridgeport will have its annual Thanksgiving dinner 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at Bridgeport High School, 1 Maroon Drive.

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