Leona Taylor
1936-2017

Published Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Leona Taylor, 80, of Decatur, died Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, in Decatur.

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Swimming: Relays steal the show in dual meet

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017

The Decatur girls won all three relays Tuesday in their dual meet with The Colony.

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Basketball: Decatur wins tight contest

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017

Three baskets by Madi Kyle at the start of the fourth quarter helped push the Decatur Lady Eagles into the lead and onto the 38-34 victory over Sanger Tuesday.

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Soccer: Bulls win season-opener

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017

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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Sophie Vianey Galarza

Published Saturday, January 14, 2017

Antonio and Rachel Galarza of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Sophie Vianey

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Decatur set to craft rules for alcohol sales

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

In the November election, Decatur voters approved a measure allowing for the sale of all alcoholic beverages, including mixed drinks.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Bridgeport ISD will not hold classes Monday, Jan. 16. It is a staff development day.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Online entries are now open for the 2017 Wise County Youth Fair.

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Basketball: Decatur captures loop opener – Dunning fights through ankle injury, scores 16

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Decatur's Hannah Dunning injured her ankle in the middle of practice Tuesday, but she refused to let it slow her down Friday in the Lady Eagles' District 9-4A opener.

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Cheerleading: Show of spirit – Cheer squads return to finals

Cheerleading: Show of spirit – Cheer squads return to finals

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

In the inaugural University Interscholastic League spirit championship last year, the Decatur cheerleaders entered the competition not fully knowing what to expect.

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Basketball: Bulls, Eagles start 9-4A

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The past two seasons, the Decatur Eagles and Bridgeport Bulls battled for supremacy in their leagues with little challenge from any other teams.

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Basketball: Eagles rally past Muenster

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Playing the top-ranked 2A team in the state, the Decatur Eagles fell behind 10-0 to start the game.

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Swimming: Swimmers splash into new pool

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

After eight years of training in the pool at the previous Fit-N-Wise facility, Allie Blevins was a bit overwhelmed Monday by her first workout at the new pool.

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Carl Glenn Chapman
1943-2017

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Carl Glenn Chapman, 73, of Decatur, died Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Decatur.

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Mays Fuqua
1923-2017

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Mays Fuqua, 93, of Decatur, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, in Decatur.

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Craig Talley
1956-2017

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Craig Talley, 60, of Decatur, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, in Decatur.

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Postcard from home; Mural preserves city’s historical identity

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017

Every morning as he started work on the "Greetings from Decatur" mural on the east side of the square, Greenwood artist Rick Duwe took time for prayer.

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Basketball: Decatur blasts Iowa Park in road test

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017

After their 11-game winning streak ended in the finals of the Whataburger Tournament, the Decatur Eagles wasted little time getting back in the win column Tuesday.

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James Harold Fellers
1938-2017

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017

James Harold "Shotgun" Fellers, 78, of Decatur, died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, in Decatur.

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Ricky Lee Scheller
1957-2017

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017

Ricky Lee Scheller, 59, of Decatur, died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, in Decatur.

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