Weekend Planner for Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 20, 2019
By Messenger Staff

The annual event sponsored by the Wise County Antique Auto Club is open to the public 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, Feb. 22-24, at the Wise County Fairgrounds on Farm Road 51 South in Decatur.

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Hayhurst Project in the works in Bridgeport

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Austin Jackson

The Hayhurst Brothers' presence in the City of Bridgeport could be growing soon.

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WC honors Wise County teachers

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Messenger Staff

Six Wise County teachers were among the 30 teachers from across the region honored by Weatherford College at the 2019 Jack Harvey Academy of Exemplary Teachers celebration at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

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5 Things to Know: The Week Ahead in Wise for Saturday, February 16, 2019

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Messenger Staff

Monday is Presidents Day, an American holiday originally created in 1885 to celebrate George Washington's birthday.

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Taking Care of Business: Chamber hands out awards for 2018

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Kristen Tribe

The Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce sang the praises of its members at its annual banquet last Saturday at the Decatur Conference Center.

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Jace Marshall Hibbs

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
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Sarah Woodworth and Dalton Hibbs of Bridgeport announce the birth of a son, Jace Marshall Hibbs

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Sissies advance to third round

Published Saturday, February 16, 2019
By Richard Greene

Bridgeport held Greenwood to eight points, including two fields in the final frame on the way to a 59-35 victory at Stamford High School Friday.

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Sissies shut down Brownwood, win bi-district title

Published Tuesday, February 12, 2019.
By Reece Waddell

Bridgeport held Brownwood to just 19.6 percent shooting Tuesday night, as the Sissies won the 4A Region I bi-district title 43-32 at Granbury High School.

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Building on potential: Cortez named Citizen of the Year

Building on potential: Cortez named Citizen of the Year

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
By Richard Greene

After accepting the award for individual business of the year on behalf of his Edge Crew Saturday, Jonathan Cortez thought his time on stage for the evening was over.

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Bridgeport Police offers active shooter training

Bridgeport Police offers active shooter training

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
By Austin Jackson

Wise County parishioners received a different kind of lesson Wednesday night - one that could potentially save their lives.

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Weekend Planner for Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
By Messenger Staff

The deadline for filing for city council and school board elections is 5 p.m. Friday.

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Playoffs await: Wise teams head to postseason

Playoffs await: Wise teams head to postseason

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
By Reece Waddell

The boys basketball regular season ended Tuesday night, and several Wise County schools are still battling for playoff positioning, while some have already clinched a postseason berth.

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Lana King Posey

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
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Lana King Posey, 67, of Bridgeport, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, in Decatur.

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Betty Jean Wickman Smith Salkins

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019
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Betty Jean Wickman Smith Salkins, 94, of Bridgeport, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Bridgeport.

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Barbara Ann Beck

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019
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Barbara Ann Beck, 70, of Bridgeport, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, in Bridgeport.

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Robert Curtis Rutledge

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019
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Robert Curtis Rutledge, 91, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, in Bridgeport.

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Riggs Wayne Ingram

Published Saturday, February 9, 2019
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Zackary and Skylar Ingram of Bridgeport announce the birth of a son, Riggs Wayne

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Weekend planner for Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019
By Messenger Staff

The Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce banquet promises to be a showstopper with Pete's Piano Bar Saturday.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019
By Messenger Staff

he MZ Bee, which will feature scrapbooking and crafting, is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 2 in the fellowship hall at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 615 County Road 1280.

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College Briefs for Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Published Wednesday, February 6, 2019
By Messenger Staff

Four local residents were among the 491 undergraduates to receive diplomas during the December 2018 commencement at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls.

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