Ernest Theadore Hancock Jr.
1939-2014

Published Saturday, August 16, 2014

Ernest Theadore Hancock Jr., 75, of New Fairview died Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, in Decatur.

Read More...

0 Comments

Scout donates duck boxes to Forest Service

Published Saturday, July 19, 2014

To earn his rank as an Eagle Scout, a local teenager decided to help out another winged creature.

Read More...

0 Comments

2 homes charred in separate fires

2 homes charred in separate fires

Published Saturday, July 12, 2014

Fire ravaged two mobile homes in separate incidents early Friday morning. The blazes were reported within 30 minutes of each other.

Read More...

0 Comments

Vargas graduates UT

Published Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Laurita Vargas recently graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in kinesiology, exercise science and minors in business and psychology.

Read More...

0 Comments

Johnny Ray McDowell
1933-2014

Published Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Johnny Ray McDowell, 81, a retired truck driver from New Fairview, died Monday, May 26, 2014, in Decatur.

Read More...

0 Comments

Chicken coop fire ignites trailer home

Chicken coop fire ignites trailer home

Published Wednesday, April 9, 2014

A fire that started in a chicken coop tore through half of a trailer home at 308 Private Road 4433 early Sunday morning, leaving a cat and one of the five dogs in the residence dead.

Read More...

0 Comments

New Fairview fire guts couple’s home, truck

New Fairview fire guts couple’s home, truck

Published Wednesday, February 26, 2014

For Joe and Patricia Applewhite, it seemed one moment they were unloading groceries and the next, everything they owned was consumed by fire.

Read More...

0 Comments

Officials suspect arson in New Fairview grass fires

Published Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Investigators believe the multiple grass fires along Farm Road 2264 in New Fairview Sunday were intentionally set.

Read More...

0 Comments

Still trying to find the Spirit of Christmas

Published Saturday, December 28, 2013

I applied for the Spirit of Christmas and was accepted to receive a voucher to shop at Wal-Mart.

Read More...

2 Comments

Alpha Tank and Pump Distribution LLC

Published Saturday, November 30, 2013

Products/services: Distribution center for polyurethane tanks and pumps for the oil and gas industry.

Read More...

0 Comments

Hannah Grace Collins

Published Saturday, September 21, 2013

Angela and Joshua Collins of New Fairview announce the birth of a daughter, Hannah Grace

Read More...

0 Comments

Rodeo arena catches fire

Rodeo arena catches fire

Published Saturday, August 17, 2013

Quick thinking by a passerby and a 13-year-old boy saved the lives of several animals when a rodeo arena caught fire around noon Friday.

Read More...

0 Comments

Antique cargo plane takes flight

Antique cargo plane takes flight

Published Saturday, August 3, 2013

When Dave Graben was only 4 years old, stuck in bed and suffering from a bout with Scarlet fever, his mother gave him a model airplane.

Read More...

0 Comments

Chrissy Harper and Justin Ryan

Published Saturday, February 23, 2013

Chrissy Harper, daughter of Jerry and Liz Harper of New Fairview and granddaughter of Neldean Brown and Virgnia Harper, will marry Justin Ryan

Read More...

0 Comments

Laurie Helen Lutz
1957-2013

Published Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Laurie Helen Lutz, 55, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, in New Fairview.

Read More...

0 Comments

Burglary-shooting story full of holes

Published Wednesday, October 3, 2012

With those words, Wise County Sheriff David Walker announced Tuesday that the shooting portion of a reported break-in and shooting last Thursday didn't happen exactly as reported.

Read More...

0 Comments

Man shot during daytime robbery

Man shot during daytime robbery

Published Saturday, September 29, 2012

Parker County Sheriff's deputies are seeking two suspects in a Thursday morning robbery that sent a New Fairview man to the hospital with a gunshot wound.

Read More...

0 Comments

Savannah Vivian Bate

Published Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Dr. Joy and Edward Bate III of New Fairview announce the birth of a daughter, Savannah Vivian.

Read More...

0 Comments

Passersby save man, child from fiery wreck

Passersby save man, child from fiery wreck

Published Saturday, May 26, 2012

Quick, selfless actions by witnesses to a wreck saved the life of a 28-year-old man and his 4-year-old boy.

Read More...

0 Comments

Lois Thomsen

Published Friday, May 18, 2012

MEMORIAL service for Lois Thomsen, 85, of New Fairview is 2 p.m. today at Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall. Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur is handling arrangements.

Read More...

0 Comments