2018-10-13

2018-10-13 E-Edition

Bridgeport blasts Krum, wins fifth straight

Yellow flags flew and the Bridgeport offense was backing up, facing third and forever early in the first quarter against Krum. More than 30 yards stood between the Bulls and a first down. It wouldn’t matter Bridgeport quarterback Jadon Maddux rolled out and found another gear, slicing down the sideline for 32 yards, diving just short of the first down. […]

Chico knocks off Lindsay to win district opener

After Lindsay scored twice in the fourth quarter to take the lead, the Chico Dragons mounted a response. The Dragons answered with a touchdown in the final six minutes to beat the Knights 15-12 in the District 4-2A Division I opener. Chico led 8-0 heading into the fourth quarter.

Victory Christian falls to Heritage Christian

The Victory Christian Patriots fell to 2-3 and 1-1 in TCAF District 2 with a 71-24 loss to Heritage Christian.

Mia Julianna Townley

Lisseth Nava and Cameron Austin Townley of Rhome announce the birth of a daughter, Mia Julianna Townley, Oct. 10, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long. She has a sister, Elianna Marie Townley, 3. Grandparents are Carmelo Nava, Yolanda Flores and Carole and Michael Townley.

Britley Braelyn Jones

Jacob Willett and Cracie Jones of Bowie announce the birth of a daughter, Britley Braelyn Jones, Oct. 9, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 18 inches long. Grandparents are Kevin Johnson and Michelle Byas, Artie and Teresa Willett and Cody Jones. Great-grandparents are Gary and Arlene Odle, Dwayne and Brenda Johnson, […]

Gavin Trip Appelby

Niranda and Clayton Appelby of Bowie announce the birth of a son, Gavin Trip, Oct. 7, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long. He has two brothers: Aden, 6; and Konner, 5. He also has a sister, Lakelynn, 4.

Catalina Cordova

Eleazar Cordova and Monica Vivas of Rhome announce the birth of a daughter, Catalina Cordova, Oct. 6, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long. She has brothers Razaele and Noelani Cordova; and sisters Luz and Silvia Cordova. Grandparents are Maricela Menchaca and Jose Vivas.

Paisleigh Mae Trussel

Brittany and Jimmy Trussell of Newark announce the birth of a daughter, Paisleigh Mae, Oct. 4, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long. She has a sister, Gracelynn Stevens, 3.

Mike Wheeler

Mike Wheeler, 55, of Paradise died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. Funeral is 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the First Baptist Church in Cottondale with burial to follow at Cottondale Cemetery. Jones Family Funeral Home in Decatur is handling arrangements. Mike was born Sept. 6, 1963, in Oklahoma City to George and Sharon Wheeler. He grew up in Mustang, Okla., […]