Brewing for competition: Trinity Street barista to represent country, coffee shop at global competition

Brewing for competition: Trinity Street barista to represent country, coffee shop at global competition

Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019
By Austin Jackson

Customers fog in for a lunch break jolt, ordering their lot of macchiatos and lattes as a barista with steady hands and focused eyes methodically pieces together something entirely different.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019
By Messenger Staff

The Mary's Gift program funded through Wise Health Foundation provides free 3D mammograms for uninsured and underinsured women and men of Wise County.

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Decatur, Slidell players earn all-state honors

Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019
By Reece Waddell

Several area basketball players were named to Texas Association of Basketball Coaches all-state and all-region teams.

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Hicks named MVP: Eagles earn slew of district honors

Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019
By Reece Waddell

Decatur senior Wilson Hicks was named District 8-4A MVP, leading the Eagles to an undefeated run through league play and an 8-4A title.

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Officers use school bus for training

Published Saturday, March 16, 2019
By Austin Jackson

While students across Wise County were off on spring break, officers from the Bridgeport and Decatur Police Departments worked on tactics to keep them safe.

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Emma Jane Baker

Published Saturday, March 16, 2019
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Mason and Sidney Baker of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Emma Jane

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Update for Friday, March 15, 2019

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 RHOME COUNCIL DENIES ZONING CHANGE - The Rhome City Council unanimously voted to deny the request to rezone three acres on Morris Street from single family with minimum lot sizes of 10,000 square feet to single family with minimum lot sizes of 5,000 square feet.

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The final dance: Señor’s troupe brings home ribbons in finale

The final dance: Señor’s troupe brings home ribbons in finale

Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Austin Jackson

The stage was set, the black and red uniforms were pressed, and as the music reverberated through the speakers, 31 Decatur flamenco dancers moved as one.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Messenger Staff

The MZ Bee, which will feature scrapbooking and crafting, is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 6 in the fellowship hall at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 615 County Road 1280.

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Event aims to find forever homes for dogs

Event aims to find forever homes for dogs

Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Richard Greene

Molly, a shepherd mix, laid down in her cage, wagging her tongue to playfully greet all the patrons that walked through the NRS Feed Store Saturday afternoon.

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Pruett, Horner earn all-tournament honors: Decatur’s Rieger tabbed to 4A team

Pruett, Horner earn all-tournament honors: Decatur’s Rieger tabbed to 4A team

Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Messenger Staff

Slidell junior Slayton Pruett and senior Hunter Horner were named to the Class A 2019 state tournament team.

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Bulls blast Springtown

Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Reece Waddell

Yobany Roman tallied a hat trick as the Bridgeport Bulls blanked Springtown 7-0 Thursday night.

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Three arrested on drug charges in Decatur

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Three people were arrested on drug-possession charges Friday night after officers with the Big Sandy Special Response Team and Wise County Sheriff’s Office SWAT executed a warrant in the 400 block of North Cowan.

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Child drowns in tub

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
By Brian Knox

A 3-year-old Decatur girl died Tuesday evening, four days after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her home.

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Unlikely pair push each other; Coach, student form lasting bond

Unlikely pair push each other; Coach, student form lasting bond

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
By Austin Jackson

For the past seven years, Jerry Rushing has prowled the sidelines at Decatur basketball games, letting refs know where they went wrong.

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The Dandy Dime

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
By Messenger Staff

Men's, women's and children's clothing; toys; home decor; furniture; jewelry; and accessories

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Cage Ryan Mataska

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
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Jake and Jensen Mataska of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Cage Ryan

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Lindsey Jazmin Huerta

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
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Maria Huerta of Decatur announces the birth of a daughter, Lindsey Jazmin

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Alex Trejo

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
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Miriam and Angel Trejo of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Alex

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Alexander Jose Gamino

Published Saturday, March 9, 2019
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Juan and Lluvia Gamino of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Alexander Jose

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