2011-08-21 E-Edition

Arson suspected in Newark fire

A fire reported around 5 p.m. Saturday at the building that used to house an IGA grocery store in Newark is a suspected case of arson, Wise County Fire Marshal Marc Dodd said. The fire was reported at a refrigeration unit beside the main area of the building. Dodd said old records were apparently piled up and set on fire. […]

Missing child found near Chico

A large search team sprawled through thick forests, pastures and back roads for two-and-a-half hours this afternoon trying to find a missing 8-year-old boy off Farm Road 2265. Members of the Wise County Sheriff’s Office, Chico Volunteer Fire Department, Department of Public Safety and Bridgeport PD’s K-9 unit, as well as friends and neighbors, helped in the search. Men were […]