Tired driver veers into oncoming traffic

Tired driver veers into oncoming traffic

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

A teen was transported to Wise Health System Thursday morning after a two-vehicle wreck on Farm Road 51 South at Medical Center Drive in Decatur.

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Eagles, Bulls compete at district

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Decatur and Bridgeport high school UIL academic teams finished third and fifth, respectively, at the District 9-4A meet this week.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, March 25, 2017

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur City Council will consider taking action Monday night on the second reading of an ordinance related to the sale of alcoholic beverages.

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Baseball: Decatur rallies, takes down No. 1 Argyle

Baseball: Decatur rallies, takes down No. 1 Argyle

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

Argyle pitchers Brett Lundy and Sean Bolin held the Decatur Eagles hitless through six innings Tuesday night.

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Softball: Decatur wins league opener

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

Reagan Chism struck out 12 in holding Argyle to one run on three hits in the Decatur Lady Eagles' 9-1 victory in the District 9-4A opener Tuesday.

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Track: Hacker earns medals

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

Isaac Hacker jumped his way to a pair of medals Thursday at the David Park Relays in Keller.

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Life Lessons

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
By Joe Duty

Campbell Brown, a student at Carson Elementary School, opens up shop at the second grade marketplace.

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Willow Ann Elizabeth Ingram

Published Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Kelsey Wilson and Robert Ingram of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Willow Ann Elizabeth Ingram

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Purple 5K Run/Walk Saturday

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Paint Wise County Purple 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, March 25, in downtown Decatur.

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Club Ed: Elementary offers variety of after-school activities

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Brian Knox

After the buses had departed and rows of cars had left Decatur's Young Elementary Monday afternoon, the sounds of children could still be heard echoing through the hallways.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Messenger Staff

A parent meeting for incoming sixth graders is 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23, at the McCarroll Middle School Multipurpose Building.

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Decatur ISD Student Spotlights for Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Decatur ISD Student Spotlights for Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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News Briefs for Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging is holding a free training for volunteer ombudsmen 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on four consecutive Thursdays.

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Basketball: Decatur’s Hicks earns all-state

Basketball: Decatur’s Hicks earns all-state

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Richard Greene

Decatur's Parker Hicks and Northwest's Avery Anderson led their teams to district titles and on playoff runs.

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Soccer: Prado makes strong return – Senior ready for shot at playoffs

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Richard Greene

As his team took the field for their bi-district game last spring, Jaime Prado was stuck on the sidelines with a fractured hip.

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Golf: Elder, Eagles win tourney

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Richard Greene

Playing his first tournament of the spring, Bryce Elder won the Argyle Invitational Monday at Robson Ranch.

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Baseball: Eagles squeeze by Kennedale

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Richard Greene

Wilson Hicks' two-run single in the bottom of the sixth lifted the Decatur Eagles to a 4-3 victory over Kennedale Saturday in their final tuneup before the District 9-4A opener.

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No. 7 Decatur rallies for walk-off win over No. 1 Argyle

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Richard Greene

Trailing 1-0 entering their final at-bat, Decatur refused to go quietly. Beau Bedford broke up the no-hitter with a one-out single to left-center. Four batters later after an Argyle error tied the game, Trey Penny hit a two-out, full-count, seeing-eye, walk-off single up the middle to complete No. 7 Decatur’s improbable rally in a 2-1 victory over No. 1 and previously unbeaten Argyle at Eagle Field.

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Meeting Previews for Saturday, March 18, 2017

Published Saturday, March 18, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Bridgeport School Board called a special meeting for 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 20.

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1 injured in wreck

Published Saturday, March 18, 2017
By David Talley

A Decatur man was seriously injured in a rollover on Texas 114 just east of Farm Road 51 around 10:30 Wednesday morning.

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