Cheerleading: Trio makes state debut

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017
By Richard Greene

Preparing for their first trip to the University Interscholastic League's spirit championships, Carson Martin and her fellow cheerleaders faced multiple obstacles.

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Hog Heaven

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017
By Joe Duty

Lexi Allen cuddles with her pig, Inspector BLD, which stands for "breakfast, lunch and dinner," at the Paradise Project Show Saturday.

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Donald Eugene Rogers

Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017
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Donald Eugene Rogers Sr., 78, of Paradise, died Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, in Paradise.

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Basketball: Lady Panthers roll past City View

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Paradise Lady Panthers had little trouble Tuesday night in picking up a road win at City View.

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Basketball: City View takes down Paradise

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017
By Richard Greene

The Paradise Panthers fell to 1-1 in District 8-3A Tuesday with a 58-50 loss at City View.

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Peggy Joyce Brown

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017
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Peggy Joyce "Nannie" Brown, 83, of Paradise, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Paradise.

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Robert Earl Deering

Published Saturday, January 7, 2017
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Robert Earl Deering, 58, of Paradise, died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, in Paradise.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Boyd ISD will not hold classes Monday, Jan. 16. It is a teacher in-service day.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The former Bridgeport Community Based Outpatient Clinic, a Veterans Affairs primary care clinic, has moved to Decatur.

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Mary Scewilla King Adair

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017
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Mary "Maw/Auntie" Scewilla King Adair, 96, of Paradise, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, in Paradise.

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Robert Earl Deering

Published Wednesday, January 4, 2017
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Robert Earl Deering, 58, of Paradise, died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, in Paradise.

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Basketball: Paradise earns split at Burkburnett

Published Saturday, December 31, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Paradise Lady Panthers finished 2-2 at the Burkburnett Tournament after a 61-35 loss to Hereford in the final game.

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Tommy Lee Sims

Published Saturday, December 31, 2016
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Tommy Lee Sims, 75, of Paradise, died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016, in Fort Worth.

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Mr. and Mrs. Keith Dustin Stokes

Published Saturday, December 31, 2016
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Staci Marie Travis of Plano, daughter of Daniel and Cindy Travis of Fort Worth, married Keith Dustin Stokes of Plano

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Remi Rose Culwell

Published Saturday, December 31, 2016
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Crystal Stevens and Austin Culwell of Paradise announce the birth of a daughter, Remi Rose Culwell

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Published Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Donors can schedule appointments now for the elementary school and middle school blood drive Feb. 10, 2017.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Published Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By Messenger Staff

The Wise County Chorus is seeking singers to join them on Sundays at 3:45 p.m. in the Paradise First Baptist Church Worship Center, 405 Main St.

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Basketball: Bulls host holiday tournament

Published Wednesday, December 28, 2016
By Richard Greene

Bridgeport will once again be the Wise County hub for holiday hoops starting Wednesday morning.

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Gift of life: Paradise teacher’s donation gives cousin second chance

Published Saturday, December 24, 2016
By Racey Burden

Last December, Robert Taylor lost function in both his kidneys. This December, he has a new, functioning kidney thanks to his cousin Suzanne.

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Basketball: Paradise takes down Boyd

Published Saturday, December 24, 2016
By Richard Greene

April Coursey knocked down a pair of her four 3-pointers in the first quarter Tuesday afternoon, helping Paradise off to a fast start.

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