Holzbog named Citizen of the Year

Holzbog named Citizen of the Year

Published Saturday, January 21, 2017
By Racey Burden

When Kevin Holzbog began the interview process for executive director of Bridgeport's Economic Development Corp., he proposed doing things differently.

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Basketball: High-flying Eagles drop Bulls

Basketball: High-flying Eagles drop Bulls

Published Saturday, January 21, 2017
By David Talley

Decatur throttled Bridgeport 90-45 Tuesday night, ending the Bulls' four-game streak against their rivals in dominating fashion.

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Basketball: Lady Eagles beat rivals in nail-biter

Published Saturday, January 21, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur Lady Eagles narrowly edged out the Bridgeport Sissies for their third district victory Tuesday.

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Bria Dawn Hamilton

Published Saturday, January 21, 2017
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Justin Hamilton and Kyla McDaniel of Bridgeport announce the birth of a daughter, Bria Dawn Hamilton

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Coach Henson resigns

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Racey Burden

Bridgeport athletic director and head football coach Danny Henson announced Tuesday that he's stepping down, and the district will soon begin searching for his replacement.

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Bridgeport School Board extends Bland’s contract

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Racey Burden

The Bridgeport School Board voted Monday to extend Superintendent Eddie Bland's contract.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Friday, Jan. 27, is the last chance to guarantee a 2016-2017 yearbook.

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Basketball: Sissies bounce back to beat Sanger

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Sissies surged from behind in the fourth quarter to top Sanger 41-36 Friday.

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Basketball: Bulls win district opener

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport Bulls rolled past Sanger on their way to 1-0 in District 9-4A Friday.

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Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce Banquet

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By Joe Duty

The Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce presented Hanson Aggregates with the Corporate Business of the Year award at Saturday's annual Chamber Banquet.

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Edith Lisby Morgan Pitts Culps

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Edith "Rumell" Lisby Morgan Pitts Culps, 85, of Paradise, died Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, in Bridgeport.

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Jane Ellen Hall

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Jane Ellen (Leitholt) Hall, 71, of Bridgeport, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Bridgeport.

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Glen Fred Stone

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Glen Fred Stone, 71, of Bridgeport, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in Decatur.

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Man killed in wreck

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
By Brian Knox

A Bridgeport man was killed in a single-vehicle rollover wreck Wednesday morning in far southwest Wise County.

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1 arrested following hatchet threat

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
By Brian Knox

Police made one arrest after responding to a report of a man hitting the side of a house with an axe during a disturbance in Bridgeport earlier this week.

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Vintage Rose

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Boutique, furniture and home decor

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Basketball: Sissies blast Gainesville in old digs

Basketball: Sissies blast Gainesville in old digs

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
By Richard Greene

Forced back into their old gym, the Bridgeport Sissies needed a half to adjust to the surroundings.

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Soccer: Bulls win season-opener

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
By Richard Greene

Eric Aguilar earned a hat trick in the first half as the Bridgeport Bulls blasted Venus 6-0 for their first win of the season.

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Keith Allen Lang III

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
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Lexy Rushing and Keith Lang of Bridgeport announce the birth of a son, Keith Allen Lang III

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Riden Jameson Jeffrey Freeman

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017
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Kathrine Freeman of Bridgeport announces the birth of a son, Riden Jameson Jeffrey Freeman

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