Disrespect to long-term teachers

Published Wednesday, June 4, 2014
By Coley Smith

I am disappointed in the Wise County Messenger's recent coverage of local events.

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Lilly Rene Willett

Published Saturday, May 31, 2014
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Rachael and Joshua Willett of Greenwood announce the birth of a daughter, Lilly Rene

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Stronger regulations needed in wake of West

Published Wednesday, April 23, 2014
By Tracy A. Smith

The preliminary report has been released by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board on the West fertilizer plant explosion last April.

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Landri Isabella Harwell

Published Saturday, April 5, 2014
By March 28, 2014

Laura Johnson and Clayton Harwell of Greenwood announce the birth of a daughter, Landri Isabella

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Allie Belle Florida

Published Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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Allie Belle Florida, 89, died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in her hometown of Greenwood.

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RRC’s dog-and-pony show has no answers

Published Saturday, January 4, 2014
By Tracy A. Smith

I attended the big town hall with the Railroad Commission on Jan. 2 in Azle.

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4-H member earns trip to D.C.

Published Saturday, November 30, 2013
By Kristen Tribe

Slidell/Greenwood 4-H member Shelby Vanover specializes in broiler chickens, but when he chose this project six years ago, he had no idea it would lead him from Wise County to Washington, D.C.

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Fortenberry graduates from TWU

Published Wednesday, August 21, 2013
By Messenger Staff

Anna Fortenberry of Greenwood graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor's degree in food and nutrition in business and industry from Texas Woman's University last May.

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Post office closure not permanent

Published Saturday, June 15, 2013
By Messenger Staff

The U.S. Postal Service implemented an "emergency suspension" of the Greenwood Post Office effective at the close of business Friday.

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Welcome to adulthood, graduates

Published Saturday, June 15, 2013
By Emma Armitage

Congratulations. You finished high school. You survived the cliques, the social pressures, the bad teachers, the long hours, the testing and the drama.

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Hannah graduates from TCU

Published Wednesday, May 22, 2013
By Messenger Staff

Deidre Hannah graduated May 11 from Texas Christian University with a master's of science degree in nursing.

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Heaven Grace Willett

Published Saturday, March 2, 2013
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Rachael Bland and Joshua Willett of Greenwood announce the birth of a daughter, Heaven Grace Willett

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Let gun, ammo buyers pay sales taxes

Published Wednesday, February 27, 2013
By Tracy Smith

On Feb 25, HB 1533, the Texas Gun Ownership Reinforcement Act, was introduced into the House Ways and Means Committee.

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Billy Jack Maxwell

Published Saturday, February 23, 2013
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Billy Jack Maxwell, 79, a devoted family man, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at his home in Greenwood.

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Man, 79, dies in tree-trimming accident

Man, 79, dies in tree-trimming accident

Published Wednesday, February 20, 2013
By Brandon Evans

Greenwood lost an active member of its community to a tragic accident Monday morning.

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Bobby Carroll Williams

Published Saturday, December 15, 2012
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Bobby Carroll Williams, 78, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, in Greenwood.

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Hats off to the VA North Texas Health Care System

Published Wednesday, November 28, 2012
By Jim Popp

In the past few weeks I have seen repeated stories on the various local TV stations about problems with the VA North Texas Health Care System, slamming the quality of care and the medical services veterans get at their facilities.

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Samantha Jo McNorton

Published Wednesday, November 21, 2012
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Samantha Jo McNorton, 28, a homemaker, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, in Greenwood.

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Annual celebration avoids rainout, raises money

Published Wednesday, October 17, 2012
By Jimmy Alford

Despite cloudy skies Saturday morning, the 15th annual Greenwood Fall Festival drew several hundred supporters to the main drag to celebrate the community's history and raise money for charities and community needs.

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Fall Festival Saturday

Published Wednesday, October 10, 2012
By Messenger Staff

The annual Greenwood Fall Festival is this Saturday in the community located just north of Decatur.

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