News Briefs for Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Published Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The Feeding Wise Kids summer feeding program will continue its Friday distribution through the summer at the following times and locations.

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Training waters: Lake Bridgeport becomes classroom for cadets

Training waters: Lake Bridgeport becomes classroom for cadets

Published Saturday, April 14, 2018

After a simulated, high-speed chase across the waters of Lake Bridgeport, a game warden cadet carefully ties onto the boat and then tightropes onto the other vessel to pat down the actor.

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Carolyn Ann Huffman

Published Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Carolyn Ann Huffman, 70, of Lake Bridgeport, died Monday, March 5, 2018, in Lake Bridgeport.

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Billy Gene Reed

Published Saturday, January 6, 2018

Billy Gene Reed, 87, of Lake Bridgeport died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Decatur.

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Fire destroys 3-story log cabin

Fire destroys 3-story log cabin

Published Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Fire destroyed a three-story log cabin near the Sunset Bay gated community northwest of Lake Bridgeport Christmas night.

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Man charged with possession of child porn

Published Saturday, August 12, 2017

A Lake Bridgeport man was recently arrested for child pornography.

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TRWD releases water from lake

Published Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Tarrant Regional Water District is releasing water from Lake Bridgeport, a spokesman for the district confirmed Monday.

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James Darrell Aden

Published Saturday, July 22, 2017

James Darrell Aden, 81, of Lake Bridgeport, died Sunday, July 17, 2017, in Decatur.

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Governor recognizes tireless volunteer

Published Saturday, July 15, 2017

For more than a decade, the Carnleys dedicated most of their free time to the Sand Flat Volunteer Fire Department.

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High-flying proposal; Boyfriend pops question during holiday on Lake Bridgeport

Published Saturday, July 8, 2017

It was 3:02 p.m. and Brian Stocks was nervous.

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The fair judge: John Fostel remembered for humor, firmness on bench

The fair judge: John Fostel remembered for humor, firmness on bench

Published Wednesday, June 7, 2017

John Fostel, who served as judge of the 271st Judicial District since 1995, died unexpectedly Friday in a Fort Worth hospital. His sudden illness and death stunned friends and family and left the Wise County Courthouse in solemn silence.

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John H. Fostel

Published Wednesday, June 7, 2017

District Judge John H. Fostel, 69, of Lake Bridgeport, died Friday, June 2, 2017, in Fort Worth.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Published Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Wise County is hosting a program to promote Texas agriculture and teach participants about the role agriculture plays in providing proper nutrition, preventing food waste and alleviating unsubstantiated fears about the food supply.

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Martha Jane Turner Moore

Published Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Martha Jane Turner Moore, 84, of Lake Bridgeport, died Sunday, April 30, 2017.

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Fire destroys house

Fire destroys house

Published Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Two structures near Lake Bridgeport were destroyed by fire Friday night.

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Driver hurt in rollover

Driver hurt in rollover

Published Wednesday, September 7, 2016

A one-car rollover seriously injured a Paradise man Monday afternoon near Lake Bridgeport.

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Demi Loretta Torres

Published Saturday, August 27, 2016

Halie Phipps and John Torres of Lake Bridgeport announce the birth of a daughter, Demi Loretta Torres

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Lightning, gas leak caused house explosion

Published Saturday, March 26, 2016

Lightning during a spring storm started a chain reaction that led to a house explosion two weeks ago.

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Blast levels house; No one injured in Friday explosion

Blast levels house; No one injured in Friday explosion

Published Saturday, March 12, 2016

A guest house on Lake Bridgeport was destroyed in an explosion Friday morning.

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Carrie L. Simpson

Published Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Carrie L. Simpson, 86, of Lake Bridgeport, died Monday, Dec. 21, 2015, in Decatur.

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