UPDATE

Crash victim identified

Blake Sims, 39, of Forestburg was killed Thursday afternoon when his S-10 Chevrolet pickup was struck by a Kenworth Airgas truck on Farm Road 455 on the Wise/Cooke County line.

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Man dies in 1-vehicle crash Blaze devours 2-story home Basketball: Finding his comfort zone – In second season with Hounds, Shelton elevating game
 
Man dies in 1-vehicle crash

Man dies in 1-vehicle crash

A Decatur man died Monday night in a crash after his truck flipped multiple times and came to rest in the infield of a baseball field at Harmon Park in Decatur.

Blaze devours 2-story home

Blaze devours 2-story home

A two-story home in the 700 block of West State Street in Alvord was destroyed by fire just after 3 p.m. Monday.

Basketball: Finding his comfort zone – In second season with Hounds, Shelton elevating game

Basketball: Finding his comfort zone – In second season with Hounds, Shelton elevating game

Joining a new basketball program and playing on the varsity level for the first time, Layton Shelton proved to be a dangerous spot-up shooter and capable distributor at point guard last season.




NEWS HEADLINES

Man dies in 1-vehicle crash

Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
By Richard Greene

A Decatur man died Monday night in a crash after his truck flipped multiple times and came to rest in the infield of a baseball field at Harmon Park in Decatur.

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Blaze devours 2-story home

Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
By David Talley

A two-story home in the 700 block of West State Street in Alvord was destroyed by fire just after 3 p.m. Monday.

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Benevolent bikers: Toy Run generates mountain of donations

Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
By Racey Burden

Bad weather hurt attendance at the 17th annual Wise County Toy Run Sunday, but that didn't stop the donations from pouring in.

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Mann named Individual of the Year

Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
By Racey Burden

In its last event as the Paradise Chamber of Commerce, the chamber awarded President Deborah Mann its Individual of the Year award.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Basketball: Eagles prepare for tourney

Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
By Richard Greene

After traveling out west last weekend for a busy slate of games, the Decatur Eagles now get their turn to serve as hosts.

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Basketball: Finding his comfort zone – In second season with Hounds, Shelton elevating game

Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016
By Richard Greene

Joining a new basketball program and playing on the varsity level for the first time, Layton Shelton proved to be a dangerous spot-up shooter and capable distributor at point guard last season.

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OUR OPINIONS

Pearl Harbor tour evokes strong emotions


Published Wednesday, December 7, 2016 | By Joe Duty

Dec. 7, 1941: a date that resonates with every American as one of the most horrific days in American history, the bombing of Pearl Harbor.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Trump will preserve country

Published Wednesday, November 30, 2016
By Gerald Groves

Dec. 7 of this year will be the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that began World War II - an attack that would awaken a sleeping giant.

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Apathy wins 2016

Published Saturday, November 19, 2016
By Tracy Smith

My candidate, Hillary Clinton, spoke to her supporters about staying engaged because America and its entire people are worth it.

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