Basketball: Hounds race to victory

Published Saturday, November 19, 2016
By Richard Greene

The Slidell Greyhounds opened the season by rolling past Callisburg 72-59 Tuesday.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Published Wednesday, November 16, 2016
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport school board meeting was changed to 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12.

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Cross Country: Decatur’s Rangle brings home 30th

Published Wednesday, November 16, 2016
By Richard Greene

For three years, Alan Rangle waited for an opportunity to run in the state meet.

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Basketball: Lady Greyhounds return to floor

Published Saturday, November 12, 2016
By Richard Greene

In their first season with Lance Shelton on the bench, the Slidell Lady Greyhounds celebrated a 21-A title and reached the Class A Region III quarterfinal.

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Cross Country: Running contradiction – Thrill of competition drives Horner

Published Saturday, November 5, 2016
By Richard Greene

Slidell's Hunter Horner doesn't really enjoy running. But the state cross country qualifier loves the thrill it provides in a race.

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Cross Country: Runners take aim at state bids

Published Saturday, October 29, 2016
By Richard Greene

Hitting the race course Saturday at the Lynn Creek Park in Grand Prairie, David Park would like to see his runners bring home the region title. But that's not the main mission.

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Gaming for grades: Students design video games in intro to programming

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016
By Kristen Tribe

Most kids aren't allowed to play video games until their homework is done, but that's not the case for four Slidell eighth graders.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Slidell ISD will dismiss at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28.

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Slidell ISD Student Spotlights for Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Slidell ISD Student Spotlights for Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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Democrats have work to do

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016
By Corrie Lloyd

To my fellow Democratic Party members in response to the recent behavior of Janet Akers-Amos, Wise County Democratic Party Chair:

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Cross Country: Horner, Slidell capture title

Published Saturday, October 15, 2016
By Richard Greene

Running alone from the starting horn, Slidell's Hunter Horner found himself in a race with one competitor Wednesday - the clock.

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Cross Country: Lady Hounds finish third

Published Saturday, October 15, 2016
By Richard Greene

After the fifth runners for Slidell and Prairie Valley crossed the finish line Wednesday in the District 21-A girls race, the two teams were tied for second place with 50 points.

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Cross Country: Slidell wins Lindsay meet

Published Wednesday, October 5, 2016
By Richard Greene

Hunter Horner continued his strong fall, winning the Lindsay Invitational.

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See You at the Pole holds special significance

Published Saturday, October 1, 2016
By Irene Wilson

See You at the Pole ... it's always a special day.

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School honors coach

School honors coach

Published Wednesday, September 28, 2016
By Richard Greene

Dennis Stroud loved the ice cream served in the Slidell cafeteria. Superintendent Greg Enis said the head tennis and assistant girls basketball coach regularly purchased two ice creams - one for him and one for a random student.

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Cross Country: Horner garners third victory

Published Saturday, September 24, 2016
By Richard Greene

Slidell's Hunter Horner won his third race of the season Wednesday, taking the title at the Poolville Battle of the Back Forty.

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Goode makes dean’s honor roll

Published Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By Messenger Staff

Jessy Goode of Slidell was named to the dean's honor roll at Oklahoma Baptist University for the 2016 spring semester.

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Man arrested after gun threat

Published Wednesday, September 7, 2016
By Brian Knox

An apparent dispute over property led to gunfire and a large police response south of Slidell Saturday night.

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Greenwood-Slidell Volunteer Fire Department nets major grant

Greenwood-Slidell Volunteer Fire Department nets major grant

Published Saturday, September 3, 2016
By David Talley

Seconds count in firefighting - whether the department is paid or volunteer. Hesitating means losing ground to a blaze that may threaten property or lives.

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Uploading a new lesson; Teacher uses Instagram to share classroom stories

Published Wednesday, August 31, 2016
By David Talley

A Slidell Elementary School teacher is using a popular social media app to give parents and community members a unique look inside the classroom.

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