WATERMELON FESTIVAL — The Alvord Watermelon Festival is today and Saturday at the Elm Creek Park. The barbecue cookoff is today. There will also be cornhole and food trucks. On Saturday, the veterans benefit breakfast begins the day, which also includes the barn quilt contest, watermelon pageant, bingo, bake sale, vendor booths, fish fry dinner, silent and live auctions and music from local artists and Monty Dawson.
An Azle man has been indicted for causing a wreck that killed a Boyd woman last year.
Rancher Cullen Calame doesn't want people to forget the events that happened 20 years ago, as commercial planes were turned into weapons, thousands died and America stood still.
The number of COVID-positive patients being treated at Wise Health System dropped slightly from earlier in the week.
Fire damaged a home along County Road 1326 in Bridgeport Tuesday evening.
Despite posting an impressive 654 yards and seven trips to the end zone, Tolar’s second half surge was too much for Boyd to handle in a 76-48 Week 3 loss.
Midlothian Heritage quarterback Kaden Brown racked up 307 total offensive yards and five touchdowns, as Heritage blew past Decatur in Week 3, 48-14.
After an unexpected end to her junior season, Bridgeport senior Ashley Marschall is back in the Sissies' starting lineup.
In his first varsity season, Chico sophomore Willie Lacy has made a big impact.
The Decatur Housing Authority will receive comments on the annual and 5-year plan at its meeting at 1 p.m. Oct. 14.
Sept. 11, 2001, is a day that we will never forget. On the 20th anniversary, we've asked readers to share their memories from the day.
I've been writing this column for around 12 years, and ideas usually flow out of me.
Kristin McLaughlin is the injection of energy Weatherford College Wise County needs.
Donna Jean Taylor, 68, went to be with our Lord Monday, Sept. 6, 2021.
Boyd ~ Jeannie Esther Ray, 73, a retired bookkeeper, went to be with our Lord Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, in...
Kaleb Kent Rutherford, 41, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, in Decatur.
Don Wesley Stone, 88, went to be with our Lord Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021.
Memorial service for Jeffrey Allen Weiland, 60, of Weatherford is 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, officiated by Britt Doty. Jeff...
A Tarrant County jury awarded Dr. Wade McKenna $7.8 million in a stem cell clinic ownership dispute.
The new boom times are continuing in Wise County.
As Bridgeport Elementary students arrived to campus last week, they were met with a surprise.
Weatherford College Wise County is hosting a campus cookout and meet-and-greet for the new executive dean, Kristin McLaughlin, 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Sept. 23. Come out, meet the new dean and enjoy a free burger.
Nathan and Lauren Garrett of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Codi Raine, Sept. 2, 2021, at Wise Health System in Decatur.
Perry "PJ" and Lydia Carter of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Barrett Allen, Sept. 2, 2021, at Wise Health System in Decatur.
Kandis McCullar of Bowie announces the birth of a son, Grayson Mykel, Sept. 4, 2021, at Wise Health System in Decatur.
Maximiliano and Ashley Najera of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Joel Santiago, Sept. 5, 2021, at Wise Health System in Decatur.
A man called wishing to report his license plate for his trailer was missing.
A woman advised her husband was on the property intoxicated with a gun.
A man stated someone entered his vehicle and stole two firearms and a black backpack.
Complainant was at the property to repossess approximately 20 pieces of equipment.