EMS generator vanishes from trailer

Published Saturday, August 1, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

A generator was stolen from Wise County Emergency Medical Services almost six months ago, and there are no leads in sight.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, July 11, 2015

Published Saturday, July 11, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Wise County commissioners Monday will discuss a pilot program providing 12 RV spots at the Wise County Fairgrounds on Friday and Saturday night of the 2015 Wise County Old Settlers Reunion, which runs July 19-25.

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Pct. 2 commissioner details road damage

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

A large crowd packed Alvord City Hall for the mobile county commissioners meeting Tuesday night.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, June 20, 2015

Published Saturday, June 20, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Wise County Commissioners Court "On the Road" is 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, at Alvord City Hall, 215 West Elm St.

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Judge, sheriff team up to combat mental illness

Published Wednesday, June 17, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County commissioners Monday approved a resolution authorizing County Judge J.D. Clark and Sheriff David Walker to work together on the National Association of Counties (NACO) "Stepping Up" initiative, which addresses mental illness in jails.

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New indigent burial policy approved

Published Saturday, May 30, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County commissioners Tuesday approved a new indigent burial policy as presented by County Judge J.D. Clark.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, May 9, 2015

Published Saturday, May 9, 2015
By Messenger Staff

The Chico City Council meets 7 p.m. Tuesday at Chico City Hall to consider accepting the city's independent audit completed by Stephen G. Gilland P.C.

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Delayed roof repairs dampen spirits

Published Saturday, April 18, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

As Wise County welcomed spring showers this week, the jail staff side-stepped buckets catching water from the facility's leaking roof.

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County to clear creek bed to eliminate regular flooding

Published Saturday, April 18, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Sandy Creek will be cleared by the county just northwest of Alvord to alleviate flooding. Wise County commissioners approved the work Monday at the request of Precinct 2 Commissioner Kevin Burns.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, April 11, 2015

Published Saturday, April 11, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Northwest ISD trustees will review the 2015-16 compensation plan during a workshop 5:30 p.m. Monday.

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Commissioners travel north for first mobile meeting

Published Saturday, March 28, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

The first installment of Wise County Commissioners Court on the Road is next week in Slidell.

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County commissioners to hit the road

Published Saturday, February 28, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County commissioners will venture outside the county seat this year to mix and mingle with the public in a series of four mobile meetings.

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County dispatchers recognized at commissioners court

Published Saturday, February 14, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County dispatchers received three of six communications awards presented in November by the North Central Texas Council of Governments, and they were recognized at Monday's commissioners meeting.

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County hires tech pro

Published Wednesday, February 11, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

A technology guru will be settling in among Wise County officials this week.

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Moncrief brings new program to Wise

Published Saturday, January 31, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Moncrief Cancer Center in Fort Worth will roll into town with its cancer survivorship program in the coming months.

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County approves resolution to protect water

Published Wednesday, January 28, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County commissioners approved a resolution Monday supporting legislation they believe would better protect local water.

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Meeting Agendas for Saturday, January 24, 2015

Published Saturday, January 24, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Wise County commissioners next week will discuss a resolution in support of voter choice for Wise County Water Control and Improvement Districts.

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County bumps up cap for consultants

Published Saturday, January 17, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Computer consultants are costing the county a pretty penny.

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County ditches bad debt

Published Wednesday, January 14, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Wise County commissioners decided Monday to write off $1.2 million in bad debt for Emergency Medical Services.

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Meeting Agendas for Saturday, January 10, 2015

Published Saturday, January 10, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Wise County commissioners will meet 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 12, in the third-floor conference room of the courthouse in Decatur.

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