Monday, March 19, 2012

STORMS ON THE WAY – The National Weather Service is predicting severe thunderstorms today and tonight across nearly all of North Texas, including Wise County. Some storms could contain damaging downburst winds and large hail. Tornadoes are also possible. The threat of heavy rain could also bring flash flooding. CITY ADMINISTRATOR FIRED – Following a three-hour closed-door session Friday, the […]

Jessie Paul Martinez

SERVICE for Jessie Paul Martinez, 58, of Bridgeport is 10:30 a.m. today at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Bridgeport with private burial.

John Richard Bohling Jr.

FUNERAL for John Richard Bohling Jr., 66, of Runaway Bay is 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel with burial at 2:15 p.m. at the DFW National Cemetery. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at the funeral home.

Clarence Russell

SERVICE for Clarence Russell, 87, of Paradise is pending at Hawkins-Bridgeport.

Storms entering Wise County

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning and a tornado watch for Wise County. At 3:15 p.m., a strong storm was detected moving into Wise County from Parker County. The storm was capable of producing quarter-sized hail and damaging winds in excess of 60 miles per hour. The thunderstorm warning is in effect until 3:45 p.m. The […]