Update for Monday, April 16, 2018

CLOSED CAMPUS ON DISD AGENDA – Decatur High School closed campus is among the items on the agenda for tonight’s meeting of the Decatur ISD School Board. The district will also look to hire a high school principal and review a school safety audit. The meeting starts with a closed session at 6 p.m. with the board reconvening at 6:45 […]

2 injured in crash on 380

A Denton woman and her daughter were airlifted by medical helicopters to Fort Worth hospitals from a head-on accident on U.S. 380 at Bay Landing in Runaway Bay Sunday evening. Stephanie Mayfield, 38, was flown to John Peter Smith Hospital by Lifeteam Air Evac. Mollie Mayfield, 12, was flown by PHI to Cook Children’s Hospital. Both suffered serious injuries. The […]

DHS to transition to closed campus lunch

Decatur High School students will have a closed campus for lunch next school year. Decatur ISD trustees voted unanimously Monday night to close the campus starting with the 2018-19 school year after receiving an update from Superintendent Judi Whitis on dining options, facilities and scheduling. Currently, sophomores, juniors and seniors are allowed to leave campus for lunch. “This is a […]

Decatur ISD names high school principal

Sherman High School principal Chris Mogan was hired Monday night to lead Decatur High School. Decatur ISD trustees approved a contract for Mogan to become the Decatur High School principal. Mogan’s contract will start July 1. Decatur ISD Superintendent Judi Whitis he will be giving input on staffing before he arrives as the school prepares for the 2018-19 school year. […]