Roy Marvin Woolf
1952-2014

Published Saturday, July 19, 2014

Roy Marvin Woolf, 61, a retired technician, died Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Decatur.

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Mr. and Mrs. Alfredo Amador

Published Saturday, July 19, 2014

Cindy Nallely Calvo and Alfredo Amador of Decatur were married June 14, 2014, at San Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Alton.

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Dig It

Dig It

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Samantha Boswell, 14, of Decatur dives for a ball on one of the new sand volleyball courts at Fit-N-Wise Tuesday morning.

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Drinking water gets good grade

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Perhaps the most routine item on a routine agenda drew the most discussion at Monday's meeting of the Decatur City Council.

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Rowden earns two bronze medals

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Decatur senior Katey Rowden finished third in the 100 and 50 freestyle races over the weekend at the Level 2 Long Course Championships in Lewisville.

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Send ‘em home on a plane

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014

I am just an old country boy that loves my country, the USA, and thanks God every day for what I have.

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Donation a ‘life-changing event’

Donation a ‘life-changing event’

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

Most people never get a chance to save someone's life. Richard Hale has had several.

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Burglars break into country club, vehicles

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

The Decatur Country Club was broken into Monday night. Decatur Police Chief Rex Hoskins said golf clubs, bags and money - collectively worth close to $5,000 - were stolen.

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Decatur City Council to consider plats, reports, street closing

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

The Decatur City Council will take up two plat requests, make appointments to a couple of city boards, and look at the annual Drinking Water Quality Report when they meet Monday, July 14, at 6 p.m.

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Estrada digs star chance

Estrada digs star chance

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

A radiant smile never left Serena Estrada's face Thursday afternoon during the Texas Girls Coaches Association 1-3A all-star match.

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Mr. and Mrs. Rodney William Lambert

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

Rachel LaNell McGregor and Rodney William Lambert of Decatur were married May 31, 2014, at Grace Baptist Church in Decatur.

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Brynlee Kate Huddleston

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

William "Chad" and Kristen Huddleston of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Brynlee Kate

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Miguel Acosta

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

Cesar and Susana Acosta of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Miguel

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Little swimmers focus on safety

Little swimmers focus on safety

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Tiny 3-year-old Emma Loucks ducks her head under the clear water to reach for the sixth and final loop resting on the step of the pool at Pettit Private School Tuesday morning.

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Trio earn honors

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Decatur's Drew Edwards and Josh Jones earned honors for their efforts in the classroom along with the baseball diamond.

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Decatur’s Rowden takes 100 at OKC

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Katey Rowden headed north and brought home first place in the 100-meter freestyle at the American Energy Swim Club Summer Splash at Oklahoma City Community College June 27-29.

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Crime reports are high humor

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

I used to wonder why the Wise County Messenger had no comics section. It finally occurred to me that it does.

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Find alternative to dumping animals

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

I wish I could attach pictures to this letter. On July 4 on our way back from a picnic, my mom and I found two puppies that had been "dumped."

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Alfredo Inguanzo
1954-2014

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Alfredo Inguanzo, 59, an automotive mechanic, died Sunday, July 6, 2014, in Decatur.

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Gurtha Louise Wilson
1926-2014

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Gurtha Louise (Craft) Wilson, 87, of Decatur died Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Decatur.

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