Friday, April 1, 2011

FRIDAY AT THE FAIR – The last full day of the Youth Fair will feature the prospect steer show at 8 a.m. immediately followed by the market steer show. The breeding beef heifer show is at 2 p.m. Agricultural mechanics will be judged at noon. Tomorrow will feature the pet show at 10 a.m., a barbecue meal from 11 a.m.-12:30 […]

John Fredrick Kissell

FUNERAL for John Fredrick Kissell, 68, of Decatur is 10 a.m. Monday at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Chapel in Decatur with burial at DFW National Cemetery at 12:45 p.m. Family visitation is 4-6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Ames indicted in murder for hire plot

Gloria Ann Ames of Chico has been indicted by a Wise County grand jury on two charges of solicitation of capital murder. According to the indictments which became available for public viewing this week, Ames is accused of trying to hire someone to kill two Wise County residents. Ames, 39, was arrested Jan. 7 after she met with an undercover […]