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April 16, 2018 by Dorothy Cocanougher Cocsanougher Reid (Register to contact)

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Police Investigate Bomb Threat Made Toward Decatur High School  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Students will not be allowed to bring backpacks to school Tuesday or Wednesday, while Decatur police and Decatur High School investigate a written bomb ...



Decatur High School closed due to flooding  FOX 4 News

There is no school for the next three days at Decatur High School in Wise County.



Ronald Eugene Nihiser Sr. | Obituaries | herald-review.com  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Ronald Eugene Nihiser Sr., 86, of Decatur, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at Generations at McKinley Place.



What were Decatur High students doing this year when they weren't in class?  Decaturish.com

Editor's Note: Some reporting in this story was previously used for 3ten.org. By Christopher Rosselot, contributor. Decatur High Students traveled the state and ...



Flooding closes Decatur High School for one week  FOX 4 News

The clean-up is ongoing at Decatur High School in Wise County after flooding shut it down for this entire week.



Decatur High School to Reopen Monday After Flood Damage  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Students at Decatur High School will be back in class Monday, following an unintended week off due to school damage caused by floodwaters.



Flooding closes Decatur High School for three days  WFAA.com

A restoration company was working repair damaged areas of the school.



Basketball: Decatur clinches district title after Argyle rallies late  Denton Record Chronicle

DECATUR — With Wilson Hicks and Grayson Harris sitting on the Decatur bench after fouling out late in Tuesday night's District 8-4A showdown against Argyle, ...



Dancers to perform 'Alice in Wonderland'  Wise County Messenger

STORY COMES TO LIFE – Bella Howard as the White Rabbit and Blayke Kent as Alice will lead a cast of whimsical characters in this weekend's performance of ...



Update for Friday, May 17, 2019  Wise County Messenger

STORMS POSSIBLE SATURDAY – Thunderstorms are expected to develop to the west late tonight and move into our area after midnight, according to the ...



Update for Monday, April 15, 2019 | WCMessenger.com  Wise County Messenger

DECATUR MAN KILLED IN WRECK – A 22-year-old Decatur man has been pronounced dead after losing control and crashing into a tree Saturday night.



Bryce Elder's 2nd Friday-night start will be home opener at The Disch  KVUE.com

AUSTIN, Texas — One week ago in Lafayette, Louisiana, Bryce Elder had a magnificent and dominating performance in his first-ever start as a UT pitcher.



Decatur student arrested in alleged threats against school  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Decatur police in DeKalb County said Friday they arrested a student for allegedly threatening a school.



News Briefs for Wednesday, July 17, 2019  Wise County Messenger

The Wise Health System Foundation will hold a clay shoot Aug. 23 at Fossil Pointe Sporting Grounds near Slidell.



Decatur HS mulls drug testing for students involved in extracurriculars  WFAA

Before students step on the football field or even park in the lot of Decatur High School next year, they could face a drug test.



Taking Care of Business: DHS grad returns home to practice law  Wise County Messenger

SWEARING IN – District Judge Brock Smith swears new attorney Jesse King in to the State Bar of Texas. The Decatur High School graduate recently joined ...



Update for Friday, April 26, 2019 | WCMessenger.com  Wise County Messenger

3 ARRESTED FOLLOWING PURSUIT – Three men were arrested and one man remains at large from a vehicle pursuit on U.S. 81/287 Thursday evening.



Decatur Graduation 2018: Wunrow, Kyle fly to the top of the class  Wise County Messenger

Longtime pals Kirsten Wunrow and Madison Kyle shared a lot through the years – a love of reading, disdain for carrots and now top honors at Decatur High ...



Forget science fairs; high schoolers design, build monster truck  WFAA.com

DECATUR – What students in the eighth period auto tech class at Decatur High School have created redefines what a school project can look like.



Decatur Volleyball Player's Incredible Diving Save Goes Viral  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

All eyes are on Decatur High School's varsity volleyball team after one of their own became a viral sensation following a diving play during last Friday's game.



Update for Friday, April 5, 2019  Wise County Messenger

ATTEMPTED CAPITAL MURDER ARREST – A Lake Bridgeport man is facing an attempted capital murder charge after attacking and injuring two Wise County ...



Fishing: Kicking bass – Decatur anglers qualify for state  Wise County Messenger

FISH ON – Six members of Decatur's bass fishing team qualified for the Texas High School Bass Association state tournament this weekend at Sam Rayburn ...



Police: Students Stole iPads from Decatur High School  KNWA

Two students were arrested after police say they stole multiple iPads from the Decatur High School.



Boys basketball: Seven area teams qualify for postseason  Denton Record Chronicle

As Guyer prepares to begin another playoff run that the team hopes will culminate in the Class 6A state championship, the Wildcats know their road out of the ...



Swiss Army Knife; Hicks shines as three-sport athlete  Wise County Messenger

Best of Sports 2017-2018: Male Athlete of the Year. Wilson Hicks. Messenger photo by Joe Duty. When the last bell rang to release classes for summer on May ...



Basketball: Eagles set for Decatur Invite  Wise County Messenger

Monday morning the Decatur Eagles held the first practice with their entire squad in the fold after the end of the football playoffs. The Eagles will quickly prepare ...



Here's A Superhuman Volleyball Play From Three Different Angles  Deadspin

Coming to you from Decatur High School in Texas is what has to be one of the best amateur sports highlights of the year, courtesy of senior Autumn Finney.



Man killed in wreck on city street  Wise County Messenger

FATAL CRASH – Decatur Police and Fire Department as well as Wise County EMS attend to victims at the scene of Wednesday's fatal wreck in Decatur.



Growing apart: Battle of Big Sandy gridiron duel ends  Wise County Messenger

The Battle of Big Sandy on the gridiron is over – for now. After nearly 100 meetings, Decatur and Bridgeport are calling it quits. When the University ...



More than 400 campuses earn all possible distinctions in 2018 accountability ratings  North Texas e-News

Commissioner of Education Mike Morath announced today that more than 400 campuses that achieved a Met Standard rating in the 2018 state accountability ...



Teen killed in wreck  Wise County Messenger

COLLISION – The vehicles involved in the wreck that killed a Decatur teen sit on the side of Farm Road 730. Messenger photo by David Talley. A Decatur High ...



End of watch  Wise County Messenger

Officer. Investigator. Firefighter. Father. Whatever role Richard Hale was serving in, those who knew him said he performed exceptionally. Hale died in the line of ...



Who's #1 The Show Episode 45 - NHSCA Seeds  FloWrestling

Mar 27, 2019. Willie and Nomad breakdown the seeds for the senior and junior class tournaments at the 2019 NHSCA Nationals. Below you'll find the preseeds ...



HS volleyball player's diving save gains nationwide attention  KMSP-TV

It's not everyday the nation is talking about high school volleyball. But thanks to one play, Autumn Finney is the most popular high school volleyball player in the ...



Marker recognizes East Side memories  Wise County Messenger

Memory can be a wonderful thing. It glosses over the hard times, the pain and suffering, and lends a golden patina to times and people long gone. Last Saturday ...



Badge 218: Community recalls Hale's selfless service  Wise County Messenger

SAYING GOODBYE – Richard Hale's widow, Jenifer Hale, clings to Chief Inspector General Forrest Mitchell as the Honor Guard salutes her husband's casket at ...



BCPD welcomes three officers to force | Community  Bay City Daily Tribune

Three new Bay City police officers were sworn into office May 29 during a ceremony held at the Bay City Municipal Court. Bay City Police Chief Robert Lister ...



Renshaw leaves lasting legacy; Retired city manager dies at 95  Wise County Messenger

LASTING LEGACY – The new city hall in 1981 was a long-awaited dream come true for Decatur City Secretary Sam Renshaw. He served the city for more than ...



Update for Friday, June 29, 2018  Wise County Messenger

RIVALRY RENEWED – Decatur and Bridgeport will play at 9 a.m. today in the D2 7-on-7 championship bracket in College Station. It will be the only time this ...



XFL Dallas Team to Call Arlington's Globe Life Park Home  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Exactly what will happen to Globe Life Park after the Rangers move to their new stadium in April 2020 is becoming a little more clear. Globe Life Park will be ...



Former mayor, attorney dies; Woodruff remembered for service to country, county  Wise County Messenger

W.B. Woodruff, former Decatur mayor and longtime attorney who mentored three judges, died Friday. Woodruff, 92, graduated from Decatur High School in 1942, ...



Helping the hungry: New mobile food pantry will join other summer feeding programs  Wise County Messenger

Three feeding programs will begin next week in Decatur, including a new mobile food pantry designed to provide assistance year-round. Beginning Tuesday ...



Julian Judson "Jud" Collins, Jr.  Tulsa World

Julian Judson "Jud" Collins, Jr. of Tulsa, OK, formerly of Oklahoma City, OK, and Hinsdale, IL, died peacefully at home surrounded by family on January 7, 2019.



The Nation's Up-And-Coming Boys High Jumpers  MileSplit

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William James Byrd  Wise County Messenger

William James Byrd, 28, of Decatur, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in Decatur. Funeral is 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Jones Family Funeral Home in Decatur ...



Argyle's first and only volleyball coach is moving on  The Cross Timbers Gazette

After nearly two decades of building the Argyle volleyball team into one of the top programs in the state, Clark Oberle is moving on. Oberle recently accepted the ...



Moving ahead: Decatur City Council authorizes bond sale for business park  Wise County Messenger

Decatur has moved another step closer to the creation of a business park off Farm Road 2264. The city council Monday authorized the issuance of the Decatur ...



Think high school football is tough? These athletes manhandle 1,100-pound bulls  Fort Worth Star Telegram

High school rodeo is a big deal, even during football season in Texas. The rodeo season can last all school year.



Warren returns home to start legal career  Wise County Messenger

SWORN IN – Kelsey Warren, a 2008 Decatur High School graduate and recent graduate of Baylor Law School, is administered the oath of the State Bar of Texas ...



Volleyballer Autumn Finney Nominated for ESPY Award  VolleyMob

Decatur High School (TX) senior Autumn Finney is the only volleyball player who was nominated for an ESPY award. Her diving dig in an October match is one ...



Ector County Judge: Chris Fostel  Odessa American

Website: Fostel for County Judge. Facebook page: Fostel 4 County Judge. How long have you lived in Odessa? 5 years. Occupation: Attorney, 17 years.



Decatur rider wins PBR event  Wise County Messenger

The Professional Bull Riders had a lot going on over the weekend in Las Vegas. In addition to the Last Cowboy Standing, the PBR helped the World Champions ...



Photos: A look back 2017 Decatur-area mug shots  Herald & Review

Arrest and booking photos are provided by law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt, and criminal charges are merely accusations. A defendant is ...



Do you live near a popular filming location in Decatur?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

In Decatur, you never know when you'll bump into a celebrity filming their next big hit. For years, Decatur has proven to be a hub for production crews.



New Colleyville PD chief has Wise ties  Wise County Messenger

BACK IN TEXAS – Decatur native Michael Miller was recently sworn in as the new police chief in Colleyville. Miller served 11 years as a deputy at the Wise ...



Mr. and Mrs. Brennan Kyle Williams  Wise County Messenger

Andria Dyan Sessions, daughter of Alan and Connie Sessions, all of Decatur, married Brennan Kyle Williams, son of Brent and Roxanne Williams, all of Decatur, ...



A father's journey  Wise County Messenger

Growing up in Decatur, Charlie Tibbels was regularly asked, “Is Dr. Tibbels your dad?” It's the plight of small-town kids. Most everyone knew longtime physician ...



The Top 1,000 Returning Junior Boys In XC  MileSplit

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Back on the beat: Officers hurt in wreck continue road to recovery  Wise County Messenger

Wise County Sheriff's Investigators Mike Neagle and James Mayo were working a narcotics investigation Dec. 8 of last year when their suspect decided to speed ...



Decatur EDC honors community's movers, builders, leaders  Wise County Messenger

Appreciation was indeed the theme of Monday night's Business Appreciation Dinner, hosted by the Decatur Economic Development Corp. (EDC) at the Decatur ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



2016 in Review: 19 die on Wise County roads  Wise County Messenger

UNDER INVESTIGATION – Decatur Police Chief Rex Hoskins (plaid shirt) takes notes at a fatal wreck on Business 380 at Deer Park Road in August. Messenger ...



Johnson sworn in as chief deputy  Wise County Messenger

Craig Johnson in a ceremony Monday described the strange feeling of being “transformed [overnight Sunday] from Judge Johnson into Chief Deputy Johnson.”.



New Bill Could Bring CS Programs to 500K JROTC Students—and Diversify the Future Workforce  EdSurge

Congress is proposing an innovative approach to building the federal technology talent pipeline for computer science roles, one that should be exciting ...



2017 MLB Draft: High school pitchers  DRaysBay

High school pitching should go quick in this year's draft.



Yorktown ISD selects new superintendent | Education  Victoria Advocate

Chad Gee began his first full week as the new superintendent for Yorktown ISD on Monday.



Mom given 4 years for child abuse  Wise County Messenger

A former Wise County resident was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday by a jury after it found her guilty of breaking her 1-month-old child in November of ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Jailer arrested for abusing son  Wise County Messenger

A Wise County Sheriff's Office jailer was arrested Wednesday for injury to a child. Jason Paul Thatcher. Wise County Sheriff Lane Akin said his office received a ...



Young dancers meet Kilgore College Rangerettes, participate in halftime show  Longview News-Journal

KILGORE — The floor of Masters Gym was crowded Saturday, as about 150 high school dancers took direction from an instructor who was showing — and ...



TCU Football Position Preview: Quarterbacks  Frogs O' War

The Horned Frogs are loaded at QB for 2018... and the next several years after that. With true sophomore Shawn Robinson, true freshman Justin Rogers, Penn ...



Profiles in Aviation: Stephen Pless Was the Only Marine Aviator Awarded the MOH in Vietnam  Avgeekery

On 19 August 1967, a US Army Boeing CH-47 Chinook helicopter with wounded men aboard was struck by ground fire and forced down on the beach south of ...



Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Daniel Muehlstein  Wise County Messenger

Karis Ann Kuykendall and Garrett Daniel Muehlstein of Decatur were married Feb. 15, 2014, at The Prado at Balboa Park in San Diego, Calif. Meuhelstein.



Here Are The Best Sophomore Boys Returners In XC  MileSplit

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Army National Combine participants  247Sports.com

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.



Solid for the Rock: Caprock defense has had dominating spring  Amarillo.com

As his team got healthy for the first time since the second week of the season midway through the District 3-5A schedule, Caprock boys soccer coach Heath ...



Nolan Kingham headlines strong Texas pitching unit in 2018  Burnt Orange Nation

There are some unknowns with this Texas pitching group, but David Pierce should have the depth to establish another effective unit.



Assistant coach leading the way for offense  Texas State University - The University Star

Every team needs players who are able to lead the way and push the team toward the finish line of games and seasons. On most teams, the quarterback is ...



MCBOE hires architect to complete PHS project - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Morgan County Board of Education hired an architect to provide construction administration services leading to the completion of the new Priceville High School ...



Cashier arrested for offering pot to teen  Wise County Messenger

An Alvord truck stop where numerous gaming machines possibly tied to illegal gambling were seized last year now finds itself in more trouble. Wise County ...



Walker turning heads at a young age - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

Caleb Suggs. Hartselle Enquirer. If you follow basketball in Morgan County, chances are you might have heard the name Jenna Walker. Walker is a soon to be ...



Cyclones hoops rotation breakdown: How will Iowa State coach Steve Prohm spread out minutes?  Des Moines Register

Iowa State coach Steve Prohm will have plenty of options with his roster for the 2018-19 season.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 800m Run  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 800 meter run.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...



Middle School Boys Rankings: Cade Flatt A Triple Threat  MileSplit

One athlete who stands out is Jacari Kennedy from West Oaks Academy in Florida. Kennedy holds the top middle school time in the 100m dash with an 11.16 ...



Obituary Archive — February 1999  Crossville Chronicle

MARY SUSAN BOWERS. Funeral services for Mary Susan Bowers, 92, of Crossville, who passed away Feb. 19, 1999, will be held March 3 from Brown Funeral ...



Nation's Top 50 Boys Outdoor Returnees By Event: Spring Season Is Already Here (For Some)!  MileSplit

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2017 TCU Football Preview: Quarterbacks  Frogs O' War

Kenny Hill? Shawn Robinson? Grayson Muehlstein? TCU has three QBs, but do they have "The One"?



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