UPDATE

Update for Friday, May 25, 2018

BRIDGEPORT RECEIVES TRAIL GRANT - The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission yesterday awarded the city of Bridgeport $20,000 towards the Bridgeport Adventure Park. The project includes renovation of 0.13 of a mile of existing trail and a new park entrance sign. Bridgeport received one of 19 grants totaling $3.38 million from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission for motorized and non-motorized recreational trail-related projects across the state.

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Early morning blaze destroys shop Softball: One more – Lady Eagles dominate Game 1 Charging into future
 
Early morning blaze destroys shop

Early morning blaze destroys shop

Offices and a large shop at Bob King's Truck Beds on Texas 114 outside Boyd were destroyed by a fire before dawn Tuesday.

Softball: One more – Lady Eagles dominate Game 1

Softball: One more – Lady Eagles dominate Game 1

The Decatur Lady Eagles wasted little time getting on the board in Game 1 of the 4A Region II final Thursday night at Prosper.

Charging into future

Charging into future

Graduate Maria Lopez Hernandez looks for her family while walking into the University of North Texas Coliseum during Bridgeport's commencement Tuesday.




NEWS HEADLINES

Armstrong indicted for murder

Published Saturday, May 26, 2018
By Brian Knox

A Bridgeport man accused of shooting and killing another Bridgeport resident in February has been indicted for murder.

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Runoffs decided

Published Saturday, May 26, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Three Wise County races were decided in Tuesday's Republican primary runoff.

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Decatur ISD puts classroom addition on hold

Published Saturday, May 26, 2018
By Richard Greene

Decatur ISD trustees decided Monday night to put plans for the career and technology (CT) addition at Decatur High School on hold.

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Senior shapeup: Fit-N-Wise offers free Silver Sneakers class

Published Saturday, May 26, 2018
By Racey Burden

To celebrate National Senior Health and Fitness Day Wednesday, Fit-N-Wise is hosting a free Silver Sneakers class.

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SPORTS HEADLINES

Rains wins extra innings thriller, eliminates Decatur in region final

Published Sunday, May 27, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

Rains won the 4A Region II final series at Prosper in dramatic fashion, coming away with a 3-2 extra innings victory in Game 3 Saturday night

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Softball: One more – Lady Eagles dominate Game 1

Published Saturday, May 26, 2018
By Reece Waddell

The Decatur Lady Eagles wasted little time getting on the board in Game 1 of the 4A Region II final Thursday night at Prosper.

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OUR OPINIONS

The future is in good hands


Published Saturday, May 26, 2018 | By Richard Greene

A long-standing national pastime is worrying what will happen to the country when it's handed off to the next generation. I know I helped produce my fair share of doubt on Generation X carrying the torch, while playing Super Mario Brothers and listening to a string of one-hit wonders instead of being productive.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Life well lived

Published Saturday, May 5, 2018
By J. Mark Howell

I write on behalf of the Wise County Bar Association to express our respects on the passing of W.B. Woodruff.

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Addressing current topics in Boyd

Published Saturday, April 28, 2018
By Rodney E. Holmes

There seems to be some confusion on things that are happening in our great city.

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