Education Briefs for Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Decatur ISD is collecting canned food for Wise Area Relief Mission (WARM) until Sept. 27.

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Football: Bulls, Eagles try to halt skids

Football: Bulls, Eagles try to halt skids

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The Bridgeport Bulls and Decatur Eagles renew their near century-long rivalry Friday with both teams in search of something even more valuable than bragging rights - a victory.

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Football: Sibling rivalry – Brothers match wits in Battle of Big Sandy

Football: Sibling rivalry – Brothers match wits in Battle of Big Sandy

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Separated by two years, Ian and Braden Ritchey grew up not just as brothers, but each other's competition in everything from football, golf and video games.

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Volleyball: Lady Eagles sweep Sissies in 9-4A opener

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The Decatur Lady Eagles struggled to get started in all three sets Friday against the rival Bridgeport Sissies.

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Cross Country: Sissies win meet

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Marisol Fraga led the Sissies to a win with a second-place finish at the Keller Classic Saturday. Fraga covered the 3,200-meter course in 12:30.47, a personal record.

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Cross Country: Reunion run offers tune-up for district meets

Published Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The annual Reunion Run returns to Joe Wheeler Park in Decatur Saturday and will usher in the start of the championship season.

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Annual event boasts food, art, music

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

The second annual Taste Bridgeport is next weekend, and pre-sale tickets are available until Sunday at midnight.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, September 23, 2017

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

Bridgeport City Council meets at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25.

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Football: Robinson, Panthers run to first victory

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

Jacob Robinson ran for 277 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Paradise Panthers to a 49-21 win over City View Friday.

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Volleyball: Boyd rolls to 27th straight district win

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets won their 27th straight district match Tuesday, sweeping Nocona.

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Global warming is pseudoscience

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

This is an answer to the letter by Ken Hughes on global warming. It is all pseudoscience. Al Gore picked up on this and ran with it to get rich.

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Lou Ellen Ince

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

Lou Ellen Ince, 92, of Bridgeport, died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, in Bridgeport.

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Austin Andres Teo

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

Austin Andres Teo, 22, of Bridgeport, died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, in Bridgeport.

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Roy Nathan Woodruff

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

Roy Nathan "Hollywood" Woodruff, 77, of Bridgeport, died Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, in Bridgeport.

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Decatur sweeps Bridgeport in 9-4A opener

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Decatur Lady Eagles struggled to get started in all three sets Friday against the rival Bridgeport Sissies. Each time, the Lady Eagles found the perfect way to finish, going on closing runs of 21-7, 7-0 and 15-5 in the three-game sweep. Decatur (20-10, 1-0) won the 9-4A opener 25-11, 25-15, 25-15 at Decatur High School gym.

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Sanger holds off Bulls’ rally

Published Saturday, September 23, 2017

Trailing by eight, the Bridgeport Bulls forced and recovered a fumble with 1:44 to go. The Bulls then marched down for a Jadon Maddux 4-yard touchdown pass to Colton Waters to pull within two. But the Bulls’ magic ran out as the pass on the try fell incomplete and allowed Sanger to escape with the 37-35 win.

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Shooter arrested

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017

A Bridgeport woman was arrested Sunday after firing a gun at another person in a residential neighborhood.

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Downtown shops host Maroon Out

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Bridgeport Main Street will host its Maroon Out! Girls Night Out shopping event 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday on Halsell Street.

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Steagall to take stage at joint luncheon

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The Bridgeport and Decatur Chambers of Commerce are having a joint luncheon Friday, featuring cowboy poet Red Steagall.

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Campuses team up for Harvey relief effort

Published Wednesday, September 20, 2017

While many relief efforts following Hurricane Harvey focused on sending bottled water and clothes, Paradise Junior High and Bridgeport High School partnered for a different type of donation drive.

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