2021-10-20

Margaret Jane ‘Meg’ Morgan

1959-2021

Margaret Jane “Meg” Morgan, of Tyler, was born June 4, 1959, in Decatur to Jack Garrott Morgan and Ann (Shands) Morgan. She entered the gates of Heaven Sept. 17, 2021.

First Edition Video for Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Decatur hires Jones as superintendent

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After waiting the mandated 21 days as the lone finalist for the job, Dr. Michael “Chad” Jones was officially hired Wednesday afternoon as the Decatur ISD superintendent.

City names Dwinnell city secretary

Bridgeport council members voted to remove Jean Dwinnell’s interim tag Monday night, naming her city secretary.

Teachers speak out to support former principal

Petition to reinstate Reeves passes 200 signatures

Multiple teachers and a former student took the podium at a packed Boyd ISD school board meeting Monday night to support former Boyd High School principal Chelsea Reeves following her reassignment within the district.

Capacity tightens at hospital

Statewide numbers trend down

As the downward trend of statewide cases and hospitalization continues, Wise Health System’s capacity tightened despite the amount of COVID-19 patients remaining steady since last week.

Wylie Prep routs VCA

Wylie Prep needed just three quarters of play to overpower Victory Christian Friday, 52-6.

Alvord knocks off Collinsville

Behind 479 yards of total offense, the Alvord Bulldogs picked up their second win in District 7-2A Division I Friday. Alvord limited Collinsville to 107 rushing yards in a 36-25 win.

Peaster blows out Yellowjackets

Holding a 1-point lead after the first quarter Friday, the Boyd Yellowjackets could not keep up with the Peaster Greyhounds.

Era spils Dragons’ homecoming, 38-24

The Chico Dragons were unable to stop the connection between Era quarterback Jarren Twiner and receiver Kyle Greer Friday in a 38-24 homecoming loss.