Boy struck by vehicle

Boy struck by vehicle

Published Saturday, July 23, 2016
By David Talley

A Greenwood boy was seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle on Farm Road 1204 near Greenwood Baptist Church Wednesday evening.

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Under construction: Fire hall project slow, but steady

Published Wednesday, June 8, 2016
By David Talley

Adam North's to-do list just keeps growing. The Greenwood-Slidell Fire Department chief has a running list of jobs needed to complete his department's new fire hall.

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Dave Jackson

Published Saturday, May 14, 2016
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Dave Jackson, 60, of Greenwood, died Tuesday, May 10, 2016, in Dallas.

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Help needed to finance new fire hall

Help needed to finance new fire hall

Published Saturday, January 23, 2016
By David Talley

Chairs sit circled around a lone patio heater. Firefighters bundle up, standing just a little closer together.

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Seeking puppy love

Published Wednesday, December 23, 2015
By Racey Burden

Jessica McClure doesn't let her cerebral palsy dystonia get in the way of her life.

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Smiles and sunshine

Published Wednesday, October 14, 2015
By Joe Duty

Crowds line the street for Greewood Fall Festival parade

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Old-fashioned fun planned for fall festival

Published Wednesday, October 7, 2015
By Racey Burden

Beans and cornbread, antique tractors and quilts, homemade pies and fish fries all can be found at the Greenwood Fall Festival this Saturday.

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Church re-opens popular fall attraction

Church re-opens popular fall attraction

Published Wednesday, October 7, 2015
By Racey Burden

After a year off, the Get Lost maze is back and under new management.

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Blaze devours single-story home

Blaze devours single-story home

Published Saturday, October 3, 2015
By Racey Burden

A fire destroyed a Greenwood home on Farm Road 1204 late Tuesday night.

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Teen dies in wreck on Greenwood Road

Teen dies in wreck on Greenwood Road

Published Wednesday, September 23, 2015
By Richard Greene

A teenager was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Greenwood Road north of Decatur Saturday evening.

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Mr. and Mrs. Dave Duwe

Published Saturday, September 19, 2015
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Audrey Rajashree Turbiville, daughter of Paul and Ann Turbiville, all of Belle Fourche, S.D., married Dave Randall Duwe, son of Rick and Andrea Duwe, all of Greenwood, on June 20, 2015, at the Duwe residence.

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Attend museum grand opening

Published Saturday, September 5, 2015
By Andrea Duwe

Wise County Veterans Group has done it once again, creating another top notch memorial honoring our veterans.

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Greenwood-Slidell Volunteer Fire Department earns 18K grant

Published Saturday, August 22, 2015
By David Talley

Adam North doesn't have time to deal with equipment failure. The Greenwood-Slidell Volunteer Fire Department chief has a large jurisdiction and a small budget.

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College needs 5-cent tax

Published Saturday, August 22, 2015
By Tracy Smith

While we understand the need for the Wise County commissioners court and newly elected County Judge J.D. Clark to politicize his very first $64 million budget ever and adhere to his recent campaign promise to not raise taxes, it is unbelievable he has chosen to throw down the hammer on Weatherford College, over what essentially equates to the price of a Chili's hamburger each year.

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Questioning King’s claims

Published Saturday, July 11, 2015
By Tracy Smith

A recent Wise County Messenger article wrote about how our state representative, Phil King, claimed the state's recent legislative session was "the most productive in which he's been involved."

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Open carry means dire consequences

Published Saturday, June 6, 2015
By Tracy Smith

After failing in two previous sessions of state Congress, a bill that will allow people with concealed handgun licenses to carry their firearms on Texas college and university campuses passed Sunday night.

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Audrey Rajashree Turbiville and Dave Randall Duwe

Published Saturday, May 30, 2015
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Audrey Rajashree Turbiville of Lewisville, daughter of Paul and Ann Turbiville of Belle Fourche, S.D., will marry Dave Randall Duwe of Dallas

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Exercise your right to vote

Published Wednesday, April 29, 2015
By Tracy Smith

Abraham Lincoln once said, "The ballot is stronger than the bullet."

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HB 40 detrimental to UTGCD

Published Wednesday, April 22, 2015
By Tracy Smith

In 2007, more than 78 percent of Wise, Parker, Hood and Montague County voters elected to create the Upper Trinity Groundwater Conservation District (UTGCD).

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GOP letter undermines US abroad

Published Saturday, March 14, 2015
By Tracy Smith

I'm outraged by the letter signed by the two Texas U.S. senators, Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, along with 45 other U.S. senators from different states that was intended to usurp the authority of our commander-in-chief.

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