2011-02-15

Students named to list

Carson McCain and Rebecca Roose, both of Decatur, were named to the honor roll with high distinction at Southern Methodist University in Dallas for the fall 2010 semester. Honorees are in the top five percent of 6,192 students. Both are 2010 graduates of Decatur High School.

Luciano Ian Vazquez

Luciano and Sarah Vazquez of Bowie announce the birth of a son, Luciano Ian, on Feb. 7, 2011, at North Texas Community Hospital in Bridgeport. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long. He has a sister, Mia Isabella, 14 months. Grandparents are Dale and Connie Barnes of Bowie and Luciano Vazquez and Blanca and Ondulio […]

Harper Jane Massie

Gary and Tiffany Massie of Chico announce the birth of a daughter, Harper Jane, on Feb. 3, 2011, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur. She weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 inches long. She has a sister, Hartlyn, 2. Grandparents are Gary and Mary Jane Massie and Carol and Gary Fatheree, all of Chico. Great-grandparents are Troy […]

It’s almost time to Walk Across Texas

Through a modest increase in daily activity, most Americans can improve their health. Walk Across Texas is a program that persuades and motivates people of all ages to make the most important change…to get started. It is a fun and flexible way to exercise. The program is simple, free and safe. All you need is a team of eight people […]

Boyd Elementary Third Six Weeks Honor Roll

A Honor Roll First Grade – Edwin Alcivar, Marco Baeza, Madison Bowen, McCain Cantrell, Viktor Czechowicz, Kalee Davis, Cy Ferguson, Nina Flack, Thomas Frost, Ogden Garcia, Autumn Hays, Garrett Jackson, Lexi Jackson, Christopher Kacala, Callie Lohr, Ashtyn Orr, Makynzie Pappajohn, Giselle Pati o, Brayden Pennington, Jayce Rasbury, Noah Richardson, Reagan Shepherd, Ethan Stump. Chayse Tebay and Austin Young. Second Grade […]

Bridgeport Intermediate Third Six Weeks Honor Roll

A Honor Roll Third Grade – Alexis Allen, Miguel Alvarez, Corbin Bailey, Mason Bane, Haley Barton, Adrian Caldera-Ortiz, Andrew Carstens, Madison Case, Emily Casper, Dylan Coke, Maycie Cortez, Cassady Craddock, Jameson Crownover, Samuel Davis, Daniel Delgadillo, Clint Demmitt, Macy Flynt, Halle Holbrook, Kyler Holley, Jair Hubbert, Henna Huitt, Dalton Huya, Jonathan Juarez, Carlos Juarez-Garcia, Paola Garcia-Rivera, Robinson Lane, Jadon Maddux, […]

Students named to list

Preston “P.J.” Fuller of Chico was named to the dean’s list at Austin College in Sherman for the fall 2010 semester. The son of Preston and Rose Fuller, he is a graduate of Paradise High School. Also named to the list were Connie and Courtney Tran of Decatur, daughters of Dr. Gene and Yen McDaniel.

Private applicator training scheduled

A private applicator training and test has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 2, at 8 a.m. at the Wise County Extension office located at 206 S. State St., in Decatur. The $45 registration fee includes the study booklet, lunch and refreshments. This class is for those individuals who do not currently have a pesticide applicator license, but would like to […]

Apply for scholarship

Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. will award a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500 per year for four years) to a high school senior who resides in an area where the company operates, including 14 Texas towns. Local communities in that group include Bridgeport and Alvord. Applicants must: reside in an area where Encana operates; declare an energy-related field of study in […]

Walton named to list

Austa Walton of Paradise was named to the dean’s list at Harding University in Searcy, Ark., for the fall 2010 semester. To be eligible, students must complete 12 or more semester hours with a 3.65 or higher grade-point average.