Wise County Newswire

Wise County Newswire

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

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  1. Green's signature drive falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    Barry Green is out of the race for 271st district attorney.He collected only 300 of the 500 signatures needed by June 23 to get his name on the ballot for the November general election, a requirement for independent candidates.

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  2. Star-spangled service; Teens' college fund boosted by growing businessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... to see the fruits." Lane and Martinez estimate they now have more than 90 subscribers from all over Wise County. Sunset Lane in Bridgeport is nearly covered in their flags on holiday weeks. But even though they're making a steady profit ...

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  3. Majestic marquee wins state contestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... Messenger Photo by Joe Duty The Decatur Square's neon Majestic Theatre sign generated buzz across Wise County following its spring installation. Just this month it earned statewide recognition. The downtown feature, which hangs above ...

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  4. Commissioners plan back-to-back meetingsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    Wise County commissioners will meet twice next week - once in the courthouse and once on the road.

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  5. Friday, June 24, 2016Read the original story

    Yesterday | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... The only other candidate seeking the office is Republican incumbent Greg Lowery. Read more in the weekend Wise County Messenger on newsstands Saturday. YOUTH FOOTBALL - Chico youth football will have sign ups 10 a.m.-2 p.m. ...

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  6. Thursday, June 23, 2016Read the original story

    Thursday | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... The Center, at 2010 W. U.S. 380, will host a celebration 4-6 p.m. Friday. VETERANS BREAKFAST - The Wise County Veterans Group will hold its weekly breakfast 8 a.m. Saturday at The Club at Runaway Bay. All veterans are ...

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  7. Putting Wise County in check; Library offers community chess lessonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    LESSONS IN PATIENCE - Instructor Tim Trow works with Elizabeth Highlander, Kino Sanders, Jorge Padron and Vanessa Jacquez between matches.

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  8. Moving forward: Officials discuss facilitating trade growth on U.S. 81/287Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... opportunities in Texas made possible by the expansion of the Panama Canal, set to be complete this year. Wise County Judge J.D Clark said he discussed viewing U.S. 81/287 as a whole transportation corridor and not as separate segments with ...

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  9. Decatur Civic Center celebrates 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... an event nearly every day. "We're open to anyone," Sherwood said. "My main thing is we're here for all of Wise County. We want to host your next social event." In the next 15 years, the center staff hope to increase serving capacity and ...

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  10. Messenger wins SweepstakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    The Wise County Messenger received four first-place awards and the Sweepstakes award at the annual Texas Press Association summer leadership conference in Conroe last weekend.

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  11. Touched by heartfelt helpRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Dear precious Wise County community and beyond, Sonflower campers want to thank you for your incredible outpouring of love once again to those who are disabled.

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  12. Baseball: Melton, McBee make all-state teamRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Accolades continue to roll in for members of the Chico Dragons' record-setting baseball team.Catcher Tyler Melton and outfielder Jaston McBee earned first-team spots on the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association's 2A all-state squad.The pair helped power the Dragons to an unbeaten regular season.Melton, the 10-2A MVP and Wise County ... (more)

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  13. How to buy a horseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... a part of all of them. The biggest obstacle is finding the horse that is right for you. On July 7, the Wise County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Horse Committee will have a program 6 to 8 p.m. at the NRS Feed Store on "How to Buy a ...

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  14. Wednesday, June 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... Superintendent Mac Edwards estimated the increase will cost the district $115,000. Read more in the midweek Wise County Messenger on newsstands today. BOYD DROPS INSURANCE POLICY - Boyd School Board voted Monday to drop the ...

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  15. Tuesday, June 21, 2016Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... F. Olson will lead the blessing and dedication. The public is welcome. SOCIETY MEETING - The Wise County Fossil, Rock, and Mineral Society will meet 6:30 tonight at the First United Methodist Church of Decatur Wesley Center. Todd ...

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  16. Monday, June 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Wise County Messenger Online

    RABIES CONFIRMED IN KITTEN - Wise County Sheriff Lane Akin said Friday that the Texas Department of Health last week confirmed that a stray kitten found in the New Fairview area had rabies.

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  17. Rabies confirmed in kittenRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 18 | Wise County Messenger Online

    A kitten in Wise County has tested positive for rabies.Wise County Sheriff Lane Akin said the Texas Department of Health this week confirmed that a stray kitten found in the New Fairview area had rabies.

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  18. Decatur EDC hires executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... from August 2002 to November 2008. Lambert spent the last few years at Crockett EDC before returning to Wise County. EDC Board President Jason Wren said a subcommittee that included board member Randy Bowker and vice president Jay ...

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  19. President's antics threaten college's reputationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... President Kevin Eaton and his management team. Roy J. Eaton Dr. Eaton has long been at odds with Wise County commissioners over the amount of money allocated to the college each year for the operation of the Wise County branch campus. He ...

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  20. Summer sweets for a causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Wise County Messenger Online

    Jayden Oats, 7, and Landree Leaks, 9, work a homemade lemonade stand and bake sale on East Hale Street in Decatur Friday.

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