Lorene Spann
1936-2019

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019

Lorene Spann, 82, went to be with our Lord Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Fort Worth.

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019

Valentine Queen Clara Arnold and King Billy Burton celebrate with Decatur Intermediate School students at Decatur Medical Lodge.

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Decatur overcomes slow start, beats Big Spring

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019

After managing only four field goals in the first half, the Decatur Lady Eagles came alive in the third quarter and rolled to a 46-30 win over Big Spring.

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Musicians, vocalists earn state berths

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Decatur students put their wide-ranging musical talents on display earlier this month in the Region 2 solo and ensemble band and choir competitions.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019

he MZ Bee, which will feature scrapbooking and crafting, is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 2 in the fellowship hall at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 615 County Road 1280.

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Brazilians win Global Cup

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Brazilian bull riders can be tough to get on the ground.

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Playoffs await: Wise teams head to postseason

Playoffs await: Wise teams head to postseason

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The boys basketball regular season ended Tuesday night, and several Wise County schools are still battling for playoff positioning, while some have already clinched a postseason berth.

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Imogene Kuykendall Hargrove
1929-2019

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Imogene "Tommie" Kuykendall Hargrove, 89, of Decatur, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in Decatur.

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Jerry Moore Sims
1934-2019

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Jerry Moore Sims, 85, of Decatur, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Decatur.

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Fitzgerald shines, Lady Eagles beat Glen Rose for bi-district title

Fitzgerald shines, Lady Eagles beat Glen Rose for bi-district title

Published Monday, February 11, 2019.

Kylee Fitzgerald led all scorers with 14 points as the Decatur Lady Eagles beat Glen Rose 38-32 Monday night for their first playoff win in three years.

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Local business owner dies after wreck

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019

Primitivo "Primo" Sierra, who with his wife owns and operates Primo's Taqueria in Decatur, died Monday night after suffering injuries in a wreck earlier that afternoon.

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Beyond the darkness: Artist shows Decatur students how to feel the colors

Beyond the darkness: Artist shows Decatur students how to feel the colors

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019

McCarroll Middle School students in blindfolds fumbled about DeDe Diaczenko's art class Wednesday. This wasn't an attempt at the #BirdBoxChallenge, but instead a lesson in creativity by Denton artist John Bramblitt.

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Good intentions: 3 Decatur athletes commit

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019

Three Decatur athletes signed letters of intent to play football in college Wednesday morning.

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Officials err in release of list

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019

Purging the voter rolls of naturalized citizens is one way to stay in power, but a more ethical approach would be to offer policies and ideas that appeal to younger voters, naturalized voters and other voters who are not happy with slave wages, skyrocketing healthcare costs, and ridiculously high property taxes.

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Primo Sierra
1953-2019

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019

Primo Sierra, 65, of Decatur, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, in Denton.

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Rieger nails buzzer beater, Decatur beats Argyle for 8-4A title

Rieger nails buzzer beater, Decatur beats Argyle for 8-4A title

Published Tuesday, February 5, 2019.

Gage Rieger hit the game-winner as time expired Tuesday night, sending Decatur home with a 37-34 victory over Argyle and the District 8-4A championship.

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Loud and clear: Decatur basketball band creates raucous atmosphere

Loud and clear: Decatur basketball band creates raucous atmosphere

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The beat of the Decatur fight song reverberated through the stands and could even be heard in the parking lot, but the Friday night lights were nowhere in sight.

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A Young King: Teen Elvis tribute artist strives to be the best

A Young King: Teen Elvis tribute artist  strives to be the best

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Three years ago, a boy with jet black hair, glasses and a voice beyond his years took the stage for the first time.

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Relay will move to Courthouse Square

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Wise County Relay for Life will have a new home for this spring's event.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019

he MZ Bee, which will feature scrapbooking and crafting, is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 2 in the fellowship hall at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 615 County Road 1280.

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