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Montague County Newswire

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  1. Big Blue Wrestles In Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | KAUZ

    ... dating all the way back to the civil war. New president of the Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame, "The Pride of Montague County" Cowboy Johnny Mantell, is excited to bring the Hall to a wrestling hotbed like Texoma. "It's a fan's dream building," Mantell ...


  2. Commissioners delay decision on interim sheriffRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... talking?" Clark said Chief Deputy Kevin Benton can't be appointed interim sheriff because he lives in Montague County. Office holders must live in Wise County. "He will be calling all the shots on day-to-day operations," Clark said. ...


  3. Graford winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Lake Country Sun

    ... Makenna Carlyle, right, recieves some advice from the 2015 Graford Stock Show Judge Justin Hansard, of the Montague County Agricultural Extension Committee, at Saturday s livestock show. Makenna won the trophy for Champion Southdown. (Mary ...


  4. Bowie Woman Indicted on Child Endangerment ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | KAUZ

    A Bowie woman has been indicted by a Montague County Grand Jury, for several charges stemming from a gruesome find by authorities back in September. indicted for: injury to a child; serious bodily injury to a child; intent bodily injury, and three counts of abandoning or endangering a child.


  5. Threats Against Judges Are More Common Than AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 |

    ... don't get them." But among the incidents that were reported, one involved a Bowie Municipal Court judge in Montague County who told police that he had left the court parking lot when a man jumped into the back of his vehicle, held the judge's head ...


  6. Judge Mark Atkinson, CEO, Texas Center for the Judiciary speaks about Judicial SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 9 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... staff or jurors. Last year, that number totaled 16. This year's incidents included an incident last April in Montague County where a judge was cut on the neck and hand after someone jumped in the judge's car outside a court parking lot and made a ...


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    Sunday Nov 1 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... October, they come together to share warmth and watch for predators. And on the Birdwell and Clark Ranch in Montague County, along with other ranches in Clay County, the quail get counted. Reyna, a professor at the University of North Texas, has ...


  8. Monday, October 19, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... Decatur. Call 940-393-5029. DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP - Wise Regional Health System, the Wise and Montague County Medical Society and Renew Home Health will host a Diabetes Support Group 6:30 tonight in the Education Room of the hospital ...


  9. Primera trustee wants to sell oil wellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 |

    The trustee in San Antonio-based Primera Energy Inc.'s bankruptcy wants to sell the company's oil and gas wells. Trustee Jason Searcy , a Longview attorney, this week asked for bankruptcy court approval to hire Houston-based petroleum listing service PLS Inc. to market Primera wells in Gonzales and McMullen counties in the Eagle Ford Shale and in Montague County in the Barnett Shale.


  10. TX: New TAPS Board Leadership 'Sends a Strong Message that the Board is Engaged,' Magers SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | Mass Transit

    ... the end of his term. Grayson County Judge Bill Magers will be filling Hill's old position of vice chairman. Montague County Judge Rick Lewis, who was not in attendance Wednesday, was also nominated for the position. Magers said these choices of ...


  11. Trial For Former Bowie Police Chief DelayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | KAUZ

    David Lee Scruggs was supposed to be in court on Tuesday for the start of jury selection, but with the number of court proceedings in Montague County, his case was pushed back. Scruggs is accused of abuse of official capacity.


  12. Texas mom charged with neglecting 5 kids; 1 near deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | KPIC

    ... were still at the house, telling officers she had been at a doctor's appointment. The mother was booked into Montague County Jail and was being held Wednesday on five counts of abandoning/endangering a child-criminal negligence. Each count is ...


  13. Youth Career FairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | KAUZ

    This is the first year Workforce Solutions has put on the course and it's the first time they're gearing their message to local 8th graders. Crystal Ojeda is a business services consultant with Workforce Solutions North Texas and says it's important to teach kids about financial literacy and social media sooner rather than later.


  14. Bowie Memorial Hospital Tax BreakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | KAUZ

    ... Gold-Burg ISD, will have to pay the special district tax, despite indications that they would freeze, like Montague County. Although a freeze will not happen, residents 65 and older may be eligible for other exemptions. However, that will have to be ...


  15. Woman Sentenced for Intoxicated Assault with a VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | KAUZ

    Amanda Garner was on trial at the 97th District Court in Montague County for Intoxication Assault with a Vehicle Causing Serious Bodily Injury, where she was sentenced to five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.


  16. Faye WeatherfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... Visitation is 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Faye was born Nov. 24, 1923, in Montague County to George and Myrtle Barclay Moss but spent most of her life in Wise County - Chico, Rhome, Boyd and Bridgeport. She was married for ...


  17. Monday, August 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... battling the blaze. DIABETES SUPPORT GROUP - Wise Regional Health System, the Wise and Montague County Medical Society and Renew Home Health will host a Diabetes Support Group 6:30 tonight in the Education Room of the hospital in ...


  18. Montague Man Indicted for Several ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | KAUZ

    A Montague County man has also been indicted after he used an elderly woman's credit card to spend over $10,000. Authorities say 39-year-old Robert Monroe Cress took the victim's credit card while she was undergoing medical treatment.


  19. Man Indicted for Fourth of July Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | KAUZ

    Montague County, Texas A man has been formally charged for a sexual assault that occurred in July of this year. According to the arrest affidavit, Belt sexually assaulted the victim, causing severe bleeding, disfigurement, and possible future physical problems after causing serious bodily injury.


  20. Mayors call water plan unfair to city residentsRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Planning

    ... growth. And without economic growth a municipality will die." Tracy Mesler . a UTGCD board member from Montague County , said the board was concerned about the future in light of state projections about how long groundwater will last. "[Groundwater] ...