Montague County Newswire

Montague County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Montague County, TX.

Results 1 - 20 of 75 in Montague County, TX

  1. Mattie Ruth EzzellRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... Honorary pallbearers are Frankie Hobbs and Jimmy Gamble. Mattie Ruth was born Aug. 30, 1939, in Montague County to Carroll and Rena (Morgan) Reid. She married Jimmie Wayne Ezzell May 24, 1968, in Wichita Falls. Mattie Ruth was a housewife. ...

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  2. County discusses inmate careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Graham Leader

    ... what they quote them. And Southern pays them back the money." He said he also spoke with officials from Montague County who said their partnership with Southern has been financially beneficial. Of all the references Pruitt checked, only Nolan County ...

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  3. Trump Bump: The Donald Leaps Into Second Place In New HampshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Crooks and Liars

    ... hypocrite sandwiches. A Texas man who nailed a 6-foot wooden Confederate flag to a building across from the Montague County Courthouse refused on Monday to take it down even though leaders throughout the South had called for the removal of offensive ...

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  4. Poll: Protests Are Great For America Unless Protesters Are BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Crooks and Liars

    ... the hell, America? A Texas man who nailed a 6-foot wooden Confederate flag to a building across from the Montague County Courthouse refused on Monday to take it down even though leaders throughout the South had called for the removal of offensive ...

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  5. The Suddenly Radioactive FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Crooks and Liars

    ... church. Good to know. A Texas man who nailed a 6-foot wooden Confederate flag to a building across from the Montague County Courthouse refused on Monday to take it down even though leaders throughout the South had called for the removal of offensive ...

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  6. Texas Man Bolts 6-foot Wooden Confederate Flag On Wall Across From County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Crooks and Liars

    A Texas man who nailed a 6-foot wooden Confederate flag to a building across from the Montague County Courthouse refused on Monday to take it down even though leaders throughout the South had called for the removal of offensive Civil War-era symbols. After Republican Gov. Nikki Haley change course on Monday and called for the Confederate battle flag to be removed from the South Carolina statehouse grounds, a Mississippi lawmaker called for the symbol to banned from his state's flag and lawmakers in Tennessee said that they wanted the bust of a Ku Klux Klan leader removed from the Tennessee statehouse.

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  7. Defiant Texas man nails 6-foot wooden Confederate flag to building across from county courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Raw Story

    A Texas man who nailed a 6-foot wooden Confederate flag to a building across from the Montague County Courthouse refused on Monday to take it down even though leaders throughout the South had called for the removal of offensive Civil War-era symbols. After Republican Gov. Nikki Haley change course on Monday and called for the Confederate battle flag to be removed from the South Carolina statehouse grounds, a Mississippi lawmaker called for the symbol to banned from his state's flag and lawmakers in Tennessee said that they wanted the bust of a Ku Klux Klan leader removed from the Tennessee statehouse.

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  8. Holding Onto HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | KAUZ

    In front of the Montague County Courthouse two flags fly proudly. The American flag and Texas flag can be seen flapping in the wind.

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  9. At least in Graham, Tropical Storm Bill all bark, no biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Graham Leader

    ... by a Wednesday evening road condition report from the Texas Department of Transportation. "All travel in Montague County is highly discouraged," the TxDOT report states. "All roadways are reporting some degree flooding. These roads will CLOSE ...

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  10. Updated Road ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KAUZ

    ... closed by FM 2382 due to high water. U.S. 81: Water over roadway. High water being reported on all roads in Montague County. Please excercise caution as conditions can change rapidly. If you encounter water over the road, turn around and don't ...

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  11. Rising Waters 2015: Montague County FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | KAUZ

    After record breaking rains in May, and Tropical Depression Bill dumping as much as 9" of rain in the past few days, Montague County now basically has Class Five rapids. "Lake Nocona has been as much as 7.5 feet above the full level.

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  12. TxDOT Reports Road ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | KAUZ

    Exit/On ramps may be affected as well. However the Interstate is OPEN. All travel in Montague County is highly discouraged.

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  13. Montague County Flooding ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | KAUZ

    Montague County was hit hard from the storms in May 2015. Officials said those storms helped prepare them better for future storms.

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  14. Billy Ray JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... Larry Dill, Charles Dill, Terry Harris, Gary Gage and Willie Gordon. Billy was born Nov. 28, 1931, in Montague County to Ted and Laura (Hunter) Jackson. He married Nadene Moore Feb. 14, 2012, in Fort Worth. Billy retired from Bell Helicopter. ...

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  15. Embattled Primera Energy owner speaks out about lawsuit, bankruptcy filingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Business Journal

    ... Alfaro said. At the center of the allegations are the company's joint venture wells: Montague Legacy in Montague County, the Screaming Eagle wells in McMullen and Gonzales counties and the Buda Well also in Gonzales County. Investors claim that ...

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  16. Mr. and Mrs. Joshua WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... April 25, 2015, at the Comanche Rose Ranch. Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Woods Rev. Joe Caballero of the Montague County Cowboy Church officiated. Benny Kyle Malone Jr. of Muenster escorted the bride. Alissa Lowrance was the maid of honor, ...

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  17. Montague County family rescued from floodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | KXII-TV Sherman

    A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for Most of Texoma until Midnight ... and a Flash Flood Watch for Lamar, Choctaw & Pushmataha Counties. Flash Flooding, High Winds and Large Hail are the main Threats.

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  18. Montague County family rescued from floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | KXII-TV Sherman

    A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect for Most of Texoma until Midnight ... and a Flash Flood Watch for Lamar, Choctaw & Pushmataha Counties. Flash Flooding, High Winds and Large Hail are the main Threats.

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  19. Plan IDs areas at risk of wildland firesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... presented the plan to the Decatur City Council. He pointed out large fires at Possum Kingdom Lake and in Montague County in recent years as examples of what could happen closer to home. "That same area exists right here around Decatur," he ...

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  20. Two North Texas Men Arrested and Charged with Horse TheftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    Two North Texas men were arrested and charged with third degree theft of livestock on April 17 and April 20 after they stole three horses from a man at the Bowie Livestock Auction in Bowie, Texas. The suspects, Johnny Jackson, 35 and Justin Craig, 27, both of Bowie, Texas, were arraigned and charged with third degree felony theft of livestock by the Montague County District Attorney's Office.

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