Police release video of deadly shooting

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Brian Knox

Video released by the Saginaw Police Department shows the chaotic last moments of a Decatur man's life before he was shot and killed.

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Bringing home the bacon; Decatur sophomore specializes in showing swine

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Racey Burden

Carson Read used to be scared of hogs. It's an odd fear for someone who now shows the animals on a regular basis, but young Carson was terrified of them. Her uncle and cousins showed pigs, and she hated being around them.

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Cowboy connection: White taps into business and rodeo skills for stock show job

Cowboy connection: White taps into business and  rodeo skills for stock show job

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Racey Burden

For 13 years, Cal White competed in rodeos, riding bulls and living his dream of being a cowboy. Now, as assistant operations manager of the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, White has moved to the operational side.

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2015 was record year for thefts in Decatur

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Brian Knox

Thefts in the city of Decatur topped $1 million last year, the most ever according to Police Chief Rex Hoskins.

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Decatur P&Z gives OK to QT requests

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Brian Knox

Decatur's Planning and Zoning Commission is recommending changes to a zoning and land use map that would clear the way for a QuikTrip location in the city.

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Basketball: Saving the best for last – Decatur senior turns in career-best games

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Richard Greene

With every second that drains off the clock, Macee Reed nears the final moment of wearing a Decatur Lady Eagles uniform.

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Basketball: Freshman ignites Eagles in win

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Richard Greene

Throughout the season, Decatur freshman Wilson Hicks has been learning the ropes and getting used to the speed of the varsity game.

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Soccer: Rams edge Eagles

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Richard Greene

Mineral Wells edged the Decatur Eagles 3-2 Tuesday.

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Cruz ineligible to run

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Naomi (Parish) Bates

Ted Cruz is not eligible to be president of the United States.

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Offering ideas for gun ordinance

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Gene Paul Bevil

In the interest of continuity on a subject, the discharge of firearms in populated areas, I would like to follow up my recent letter to the editor with this thought of a solution to the perceived problem.

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Parking lot dangerous

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
By Diane Hughes

No one likes to hear anyone complain, but for all those who shop in Decatur I have this to say: when are those responsible going to do something about the Wal-Mart parking lot?

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Robert Melvin Nelson

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
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Robert Melvin Nelson, 93, of Decatur, died Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Decatur.

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John Wayne Stockton

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
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John Wayne Stockton, 69, of Decatur, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, in Dallas.

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Lilly Woods

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
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Lilly Woods, 56, of Chico, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, in Decatur.

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Jaci Lane Isham and Brian Lowery Christian

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
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Jaci Lane Isham, daughter of David and Karen Isham, all of Decatur, will marry Brian Lowery Christian

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Cohen James Simmons

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
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Micheal and Jessica Simmons of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Cohen James

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Solomon Abraham Greene

Published Saturday, February 6, 2016
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Jeremiah and Capree Greene of Decatur announce the birth of their second son, Solomon Abraham

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Man killed by police following assaults

Published Wednesday, February 3, 2016
By Brian Knox

A Wise County man was shot and killed by a Saginaw Police officer Saturday following a reported disturbance.

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Basketball: Ready for round two – Bridgeport, Decatur set for second top-20 tilt

Published Wednesday, February 3, 2016
By Richard Greene

The red-hot Bridgeport Bulls came into Decatur last month and shot 63 percent in taking the top-20 showdown against the Eagles.

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Swimming: Preparing for regional meet – Relay, Teter make bid for state

Swimming: Preparing for regional meet – Relay, Teter make bid for state

Published Wednesday, February 3, 2016
By Richard Greene

When Colton Teter dives into the water to swim the 50 freestyle event at Thursday's Region 2-5A Championship meet, it could be the senior's last time to do so.

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