Cross Country: Northwest runners improve in second trips to state

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017
By Richard Greene

Without the benefit of a clock at the first mile marker, the lead pack of runners in the 5A boys race set a blazing pace that carried them through the second mile.

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End of a long run

End of a long run

Published Wednesday, November 8, 2017
By Joe Duty

A total of 29 runners from Alvord, Boyd, Bridgeport, Decatur, Northwest, Paradise, and Slidell competed in the UIL cross country championships Saturday in Round Rock.

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Trustee arrested for child porn

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

Longtime Northwest School Board member Mel Fuller was arrested Tuesday for possession of child pornography.

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Northwest Superintendent to hold a pair of community sessions

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Northwest ISD will host a Facebook Live video streaming session with Superintendent Ryder Warren at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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Football: Bulls lose finale, chance at second seed

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport Bulls will have to settle for being the third seed out of District 3-4A Division II after their 52-17 home loss to Iowa Park.

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Northwest duo place in top 64 in 5A final

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Richard Greene

Without the benefit of a clock at the first mile marker, the lead pack of runners in the 5A boys race set a blazing pace that carried them through the second mile. Northwest’s Jacob Webster admittedly got caught up in the early pace.

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No. 1 Aledo blanks Northwest

Published Saturday, November 4, 2017
By Messenger staff

Jase McClellan rushed for 179 yards and four touchdowns Friday as Aledo (9-0, 6-0) blanked Northwest (5-4, 2-4) 48-0.

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District adds fourth future high school site; NISD buys 148 acres in Northlake

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By Richard Greene

Northwest ISD added a fourth future high school site this week, completing the purchase of 148.3 acres in Northlake.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Decatur High School is holding a college and career fair Thursday, Nov. 9, during convocation for all juniors and seniors.

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Cross Country: Reaching New Heights

Cross Country: Reaching New Heights

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By Richard Greene

As a freshman last season, Colton Parker won the District 11-2A title in cross country.

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Football: Texans face No. 1 Aledo

Published Wednesday, November 1, 2017
By Richard Greene

In a tightening race for the final playoff spot out of District 6-5A, the Northwest Texans could take a big step to getting back to the postseason with a win Friday.

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Northwest ISD plans 19th elementary

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Northwest ISD will begin construction on the district's 19th elementary school in May 2018 in the Harvest master-planned community, located in Argyle and Northlake.

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Volleyball: County teams close out regular season

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Richard Greene

Having already wrapped up the District 8-3A title, the Boyd Lady Yellowjackets put an exclamation mark on the regular season Tuesday with a sweep of rival Paradise.

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Football: Texans to hit field at high noon

Published Saturday, October 28, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Northwest Texans' playoff hopes hit the brink last Friday, coming out on the short end against unbeaten Boswell.

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Schools turn in numbers for realignment

Published Friday, October 27, 2017
By Richard Greene

Speculation on the next round of realignment by the University Interscholastic League kicked off Friday as schools turned in enrollments. The UIL will take enrollments from the “snapshot date” to place teams in classifications and districts for 2018-2020. The realignment will be announced in February, but the UIL will announce the cutoffs for classifications and football divisions in December.

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Cross Country: Northwest duo earns state spots

Published Wednesday, October 25, 2017
By Richard Greene

Northwest juniors Jacob Webster and Carson Hughes will run in the University Interscholastic League cross country championships for a second straight year.

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Football: Bulls capture first district victory

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Richard Greene

Ethan Herschler's 61-yard pass to Colton Waters with 10:05 left in the fourth quarter lifted the Bridgeport Bulls to 21-14 win over Krum Friday night.

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Volleyball: Four Wise teams pick up wins

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Boyd Lady Yellowjackets moved closer to locking up their third straight district title Tuesday, beating 8-3A co-leader Henrietta in straight sets in dominant fashion.

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Cross Country: Northwest trio heads to Lubbock for regionals

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Richard Greene

A pair of Northwest Texans will be on the course Monday to run in the 5A race at Region I championships in Lubbock.

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Messenger Tops on the Court for Saturday, October 21, 2017

Published Saturday, October 21, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Northwest middle blocker turned in a strong offensive match against Azle, hitting .529 and burying 11 kills in 17 attacks.

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