Fire scorches NRS warehouse

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Racey Burden

Firefighters responded to a fire at the new National Roper's Supply store south of Decatur on US 81/287 just before 7 Wednesday morning.

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Townsend to pick architect; Decatur School Board gives go-ahead in practice facility planning process

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

Preliminary work started on Decatur ISD's multipurpose indoor practice facility with the school board last week giving Superintendent Rod Townsend the authority to pick an architect for the project.

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True Aim

True Aim

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Racey Burden

A woman with the commanding voice of a drill sergeant paced between the row of archers and their targets, yelling instructions. "Behind the line!" she shouts. "How we doing troops?"

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Gregg honored for 50 years of service

Gregg honored for 50 years of service

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Racey Burden

In the past 50 years, Wise County has changed considerably, but Rosalie Gregg remained a constant presence.

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Decatur moves forward with hotel plans

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Brian Knox

Decatur is moving into the next phase of the project that will bring a hotel to the Decatur Civic Center.

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Football: Bulls picked second in district – Bridgeport, Decatur, Boyd, Northwest, Alvord pegged for playoffs

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Richard Greene

Last season, the Bridgeport Bulls were picked in the first poll of the season to finish last in District 3-4A Division II.

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SSSSSSummer friends

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
By Joe Duty

Children and their parents had the opportunity to hold snakes at an event for Decatur Public Library's summer reading on Wednesday.

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Paul Ed Anderson

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
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Paul Ed Anderson, 52, of Decatur died Thursday, June 25, 2015, in Denton.

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Kathleen Frances Davenport and Rusty Lynn Tolbert

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
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Kathleen Frances Davenport, daughter of Carl Davenport and Candy Morley, all of Decatur, will marry Rusty Lynn Tolbert

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David and Shirley Byers

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
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David and Shirley Byers of Decatur celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 26.

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Aizlynn Ariadne Hernandez

Published Saturday, June 27, 2015
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Teresita Fraga and Hugo Hernandez of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Aizlynn Ariadne Hernandez

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Alanna Rose Fernandez

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
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Flor Galarza and Octavio Fernandez Jr. of Decatur announce the birth of their third daughter, Alanna Rose Fernandez

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Press box expansion project approved

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
By Brian Knox

One more Eagle Stadium project was added to this summer's to-do list Monday.

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Business owners unhappy with TxDOT options

Business owners unhappy with TxDOT options

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
By Racey Burden

Businesses along U.S. 81/287 north of Decatur are taking issue with a proposed route that would move the 287/Farm Road 1810 intersection north one mile.

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Decatur EDC hopes to draw hat manufacturer

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
By Kristen Tribe

The Economic Development Corp. hopes a new manufacturing company will hang its hat in Decatur.

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Class of ’65 held 50th reunion

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Twenty-eight members of the Decatur High School Class of 1965 attended the group's 50th reunion June 13 at Gage Cantina.

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Golf: Horton wins tourney

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
By Messenger Staff

Colton Horton turned in a 78 in two trips around Decatur Country Club Monday to win the North Texas Junior Golf Tour stop.

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Jerry Kuykendall

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
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Jerry Kuykendall, 86, of Decatur died Friday, June 19, 2015, in Decatur.

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Alvin Loyd Strange

Published Wednesday, June 24, 2015
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Alvin Loyd Strange, 70, of Decatur died Saturday, June 20, 2015, in Decatur.

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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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