Decatur starts title defense

Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Decatur Lady Eagles made the taxing journey to the top of the volleyball mountain, capturing the Class 3A title.

Read More...

0 Comments

Quarterback on court; Senior setter leads Decatur into season

Quarterback on court; Senior setter leads Decatur into season

Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By Richard Greene

While hanging out with a pair of Decatur quarterbacks, Grayson Muehlstein and Justin Myers, Stormi Leonard got a few lessons on taking a snap and dropping back to pass.

Read More...

0 Comments

Kathleen Brown Forman

Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By

Kathleen Forman, 87, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Denton Regional Medical Center.

Read More...

0 Comments

Johnny Ray Long

Published Wednesday, July 30, 2014
By

Johnny Ray Long, 65, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, in Decatur.

Read More...

0 Comments

Reefer Madness: YouTube star records parody at Reunion grounds

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By Jake Harris

When most people think of the 1978 film "Grease," they think of a timeless tale of high school romance between two teens in different social circles. Steve Berke thinks of medical marijuana.

Read More...

1 Comment

Construction begins on new ag facility

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By Brian Knox

Ground has been broken on construction of a new agriculture facility at Decatur High School.

Read More...

0 Comments

Decatur City Council to discuss TxDOT proposal on road takeover

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Decatur City Council Monday evening will discuss a controversial proposal by the state to turn over portions of state-owned roads to the city.

Read More...

0 Comments

Physician’s office apparently closed

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By Bob Buckel

Patients and prospective patients at North Texas Spine and Sport found the doors locked this week at 1851 Medical Center Drive in Decatur.

Read More...

0 Comments

Reaching for lofty goals; Decatur’s Kyle prepares to follow up strong campaign

Reaching for lofty goals; Decatur’s Kyle prepares to follow up strong campaign

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By Richard Greene

Jessica Kyle set a high bar for herself in 2013-14. The then Decatur sophomore captured the 9-3A cross country title and led her team to a runner-up finish at regionals.

Read More...

0 Comments

Robert ‘Earl’ Brassfield

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By

Robert "Earl" Brassfield, 77, formerly of Decatur, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Fort Worth.

Read More...

0 Comments

Tommie Riggs Fox

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By

Tommie Riggs Fox, 95, formerly of Decatur, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Fort Worth.

Read More...

0 Comments

Jane Warren Alling Heisel

Published Saturday, July 26, 2014
By

Jane Warren Alling Heisel, 75, of Decatur, died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at The Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation in Decatur.

Read More...

0 Comments

Wreck causes ramp closure

Wreck causes ramp closure

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By Erika Pedroza

A highly traveled on-ramp in Decatur was closed most of Tuesday afternoon following an 18-wheeler accident that spilled hot asphalt across the road.

Read More...

0 Comments

Like its maker, Poe’s work breaks the mold

Like its maker, Poe’s work breaks the mold

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By David Talley

Several pieces of the Decatur resident's work are featured in art galleries around the Metroplex.

Read More...

0 Comments

Decatur proposes new GPA rules for sophomores

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By Brian Knox

Incoming Decatur High School sophomores may find themselves under the new grade-point average rules the school board recently approved for freshmen.

Read More...

0 Comments

‘Little Branson’ show coming to Civic Center

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By Messenger Staff

The Little Branson Gospel Show will bring its blend of music, inspiration and laughter to the Decatur Civic Center, 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2.

Read More...

0 Comments

Jones takes 13th at West Texas; Rottner finishes 19th at tournament

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By Richard Greene

Playing in sixth round of golf in six days, Drew Jones couldn't mount the finish he wanted Sunday.

Read More...

0 Comments

Graham lands chance to play at Austin College

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By Richard Greene

Murphy Graham torched the nets last season for the Decatur Lady Eagles on their way to a District 9-3A title and a trip to the third round of the playoffs.

Read More...

0 Comments

Upcoming Sports Camps

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By Richard Greene

Jennifer Pennington will hold a camp at Boyd this summer for middle school players 10 a.m. to noon July 28-30

Read More...

0 Comments

Jayne Elizabeth DeLong

Published Wednesday, July 23, 2014
By

Jayne Elizabeth DeLong, 69, a homemaker, died Monday, July 14, 2014, in Decatur.

Read More...

0 Comments