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Despite living much of their lives inside barns and pens, the animals bound for the Wise County Youth Fair undergo a more rigorous exercise regimen than most people."
Wise County folks will shine under the bright lights during a pair of rodeo events at AT&T Stadium in Arlington this weekend.Five local bullriders will compete for a share of the $150,000 purse during the Professional Bull Riders Dr Pepper Iron Cowboy V Saturday.Sunday, members of the 1,000 Miles Till Home committee will partner with RFD-TV to ... (more)
QUEENS CONTEST - The 2014 Wise County Youth Fair kicks off 6 p.m. Saturday with the Queens Contest at the Women's Building on the Wise County Fairgrounds.
Wise County Sheriff's Posse President Russell Stephens and attorney Frank Newman stood before county commissioners Monday hoping to strike a deal.They left empty-handed.The Posse continues to seek reimbursement from the county for the buildings and improvements the group has made over almost 60 years to the Wise County Fairgrounds.The group had ... (more)
For Joe and Patricia Applewhite, it seemed one moment they were unloading groceries and the next, everything they owned was consumed by fire.The couple had been to Wal-Mart in Decatur Saturday afternoon and had returned to their home in the 1400 block of Heritage Creek Drive near New Fairview around 4:30.
The city of Decatur will seek two grants for equipment for its police department following resolutions at Monday evening's council meeting.One of the grants is to complete the upgrade of video cameras and the related computer software and equipment in patrol vehicles.
Heather Nash and Bill Nickell of Newark announce the birth of a son, Avery Michael Nash, on Feb. 16, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.
The first week of early voting in the March 4 election ends today.Through the first four days of early voting , 671 votes had been cast in the Republican primary and 57 in the Democratic primary for a total of 728 votes.Wal-Mart in Decatur will host early voting 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today.
Tom and Brittney Euler of Paradise announce the birth of a daughter, Brinkley Rhyan, on Feb. 17, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.
Maricela Miranda and Luis Torres of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Isabella Torres, on Feb. 17, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.
Decatur ISD Superintendent Rod Townsend said he "expects to hear about it" from parents who might have already scheduled activities for Memorial Day weekend."