Riding through the rain

Riding through the rain

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Reece Waddell

As the much-needed rain fell over the Decatur Municipal Airport Saturday morning, Marc Semmelmann started to worry.

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News Briefs for Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Wise County 4-H Horse Club will have its first meeting of the year 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office in Decatur.

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Education Briefs for Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Northwest ISD and Reliant Transportation, the school district's busing service provider, will provide families with information on 2018-19 bus routes Friday online through a link to the Versatrans service on the transportation department website.

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Five local students graduate Midwestern

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Five Decatur residents earned degrees from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls in May.

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Roth receives scholarships

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

Braxton Roth, a 2018 Decatur graduate, received three scholarships from Fort Hays State University in Kansas.

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Fast start: Lewis, Embree win Decatur time trials

Fast start: Lewis, Embree win Decatur time trials

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Reece Waddell

When Hanul Lewis crossed the finish line Saturday morning at Decatur's annual time trial, she did not have any company.

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Boyd wins Burkburnett Tournament

Published Wednesday, August 15, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Boyd Lady Jackets won the Cool in Boomtown Tournament in Burkburnett for the third year in a row, beating Windthorst 25-20, 25-16 to take home the title.

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Lewis, Embree win time trial

Published Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

Hanul Lewis and Gabe Embree won Decatur's annual cross country time trial Saturday morning.

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Onward and upward: Conference center and services continue to grow

Published Saturday, August 11, 2018
By Roy J. Eaton

The Decatur Civic Center began its 18th year this summer sporting a new name and enhanced opportunities for growth with the opening of a new Marriott hotel next door to the center.

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Frenemies: Ex-Argyle star transfers to Decatur

Frenemies: Ex-Argyle star transfers to Decatur

Published Saturday, August 11, 2018
By Reece Waddell

Clinging to a slim 20-19 lead in the third set of the 4A Region II quarterfinal last year, Decatur was on the cusp of taking a commanding 2-1 lead over rival Argyle.

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Jerry Douglas White

Published Saturday, August 11, 2018
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Jerry Douglas White, 75, of Decatur, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, in Decatur.

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Anthony Gael Rodarte

Published Saturday, August 11, 2018
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Jenessy Barrientos and Andres Rodarte of Decatur announce the birth of son, Anthony Gael Rodarte

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Lady Eagles sweep Lake Dallas in season opener

Published Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

In their first match since losing in the 4A Region II quarterfinals last November, Decatur erased a four and five-point deficit in the second set to sweep Lake Dallas 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-18). 

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News Briefs for Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Published Wednesday, August 8, 2018
By Messenger Staff

The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 70 in Decatur will raffle a Ruger AR-15 Oct. 6 at the Wise County Women's Building.

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Midnight madness: Decatur kicks off 2018 season

Midnight madness: Decatur kicks off 2018 season

Published Wednesday, August 8, 2018
By Reece Waddell

As the clock neared midnight Sunday, Decatur head coach Mike Fuller gathered his team inside the Eagle Activity Center.

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Back to School: Decatur

Published Wednesday, August 8, 2018
By Richard Greene

When classes start at Decatur ISD Aug. 15, the district will have an intermediate campus for the first time in eight years.

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Decatur kicks off 2018 season with Midnight Madness practice

Published Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.
By Reece Waddell

For the second year in a row, Decatur took the field for its Midnight Madness practice to officially kick off the season. Schools that did not participate in spring football were able to start practicing as early as midnight Monday morning.

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Big Sandy SRT: Officers train for joint tactical team

Big Sandy SRT: Officers train for joint tactical team

Published Saturday, August 4, 2018
By Richard Greene

Gliding through overgrowth carrying shields and with weapons drawn, officers charged in a single-file line through the doors of an abandoned home in Decatur Thursday afternoon.

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Max price set for bistro

Published Saturday, August 4, 2018
By Richard Greene

Decatur High School's bistro will become a reality later this fall.

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Proposed budget includes raises

Published Saturday, August 4, 2018
By Richard Greene

All Decatur ISD employees could be getting a raise this coming school year.

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