UPDATE

Fire levels mobile home

A fire destroyed a single wide mobile home in the 1200 block of County Road 2750 Saturday night. Alvord Fire Chief Sam Hahn said initial responders reported the structure as fully involved upon arrival just after 10 p.m.. Hahn said the home was occupied by one man. No one was injured in the blaze. Alvord, Decatur, Greenwood-Slidell and […]

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Motorcyclist injured in wreck Star-spangled service; Teens’ college fund boosted by growing business Rodeo: Hitting the trail – Cowboy ready to hit long road for nationals
 
Motorcyclist injured in wreck

Motorcyclist injured in wreck

A two-vehicle wreck Tuesday afternoon seriously injured a Bridgeport man.

Star-spangled service; Teens’ college fund boosted by growing business

Star-spangled service; Teens’ college fund boosted by growing business

Facing a future of high college tuition costs, two straight-A Bridgeport students started their own business.

Rodeo: Hitting the trail – Cowboy ready to hit long road for nationals

Rodeo: Hitting the trail – Cowboy ready to hit long road for nationals

After getting in late from a rodeo Wednesday night, Brett Stuart planned to make a few practice runs Thursday morning at the ring at his home west of Bridgeport before hitting the road again.




NEWS HEADLINES

Motorcyclist injured in wreck

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Brian Knox

A two-vehicle wreck Tuesday afternoon seriously injured a Bridgeport man.

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Star-spangled service; Teens’ college fund boosted by growing business

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Racey Burden

Facing a future of high college tuition costs, two straight-A Bridgeport students started their own business.

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Green’s signature drive falls short

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Kristen Tribe

Barry Green is out of the race for 271st district attorney.

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Book smart: School library keeps summer hours, encourages reading

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By David Talley

Teachers call it the summer reading slide. In just a few months, students can lose ground if they don't practice their reading skills.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Rodeo: Hitting the trail – Cowboy ready to hit long road for nationals

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Richard Greene

After getting in late from a rodeo Wednesday night, Brett Stuart planned to make a few practice runs Thursday morning at the ring at his home west of Bridgeport before hitting the road again.

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Golf: Read takes second at TO

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Richard Greene

Playing where she will attend college in the fall, Lexi Read brought home second place at the Texas-Oklahoma Junior Golf Tournament in Wichita Falls Thursday.

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OUR OPINIONS

Practicing haphazard gardening with a touch of Sperry


Published Saturday, June 25, 2016 | By Kristen Tribe

WWND? What would Neil do? The thought ran through my head as I stared at a misshapen mini rose bush in my front flower bed. Bermudagrass was threatening to take it over. I was done.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

More sports and politics

Published Saturday, June 25, 2016
By Thomas Rainey

Your newspaper is great, and I thank you for making a newspaper to keep our county informed.

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Touched by heartfelt help

Published Wednesday, June 22, 2016
By Andrea Duwe, Elaine Huff

Sonflower campers want to thank you for your incredible outpouring of love once again to those who are disabled.

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