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Decatur, Texas is located in Wise County. Zip codes in Decatur, TX include 76234. The median home price in Decatur is $213,000 which is roughly $86/per square foot. More Decatur information.

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6 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

News Briefs for Wednesday, August 20, 2014

ALVORDTITLE I - Alvord Elementary School will host its annual Title I Parent Meeting 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, in the elementary school cafeteria.

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10 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

GPA policy change affects Decatur freshmen, sophomores

Decatur school officials hope changes in the way grade point averages are calculated will put less emphasis on grades and more emphasis on preparing students for life after high school.That goes for incoming sophomores as well as freshmen, following action taken Monday by the Decatur school board.Changes to the GPA policy were made in March, to ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

'Surge' results in arrests, recovery of stolen items

The Wise County Sheriff's Office has made numerous arrests for drug offenses - and recovered stolen vehicles and guns - as part of a multi-county special operation conducted last week.Chief Deputy Kevin Benton said the Sheriff's Office participates in a program called the Texoma High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area , which periodically holds ... (more)

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14 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

Celebrating Back to School

Jacob Rios, 8, of Decatur devours cotton candy at a Back-2-School Carnival Saturday at the Bridgeport Community Center.

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14 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

Decatur to raise tax, water rates

The numbers aren't pretty, but they balance.The Decatur City Council faced several tough choices in its budget process this year, from higher raw water costs to a big jump in debt service.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Monday, August 18, 2014

EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS - Rainfall totals from early Sunday morning include 0.56 of an inch in Bridgeport, 0.5 in Rhome and 0.47 in Decatur.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Water board proposes $1.58 million budget

Directors of the Wise County Water Supply District, an entity of the City of Decatur, reviewed a proposed budget of $1.58 million at their meeting Tuesday.

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Wise County Messenger Online

This is not the Chrysler 200 you rented at the airport

The name may be the same, but to paraphrase an old song - "What a difference a year makes."

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Wise County Messenger Online

Lindsey Blair Keller and Sherrod Cason Richey

Lindsey Blair Keller of Chico, daughter of Kevin Keller of Virginia Beach, Va., and Rhonda Thompson of Decatur, will marry Sherrod Cason Richey of Chico, son of Brad Richey of Chico and Jolene Anderson of Erie, Pa., Nov. 2, 2014, in Azle.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Thursday, August 14, 2014

DECATUR WATER DISTRICT - The Decatur Water Board Tuesday reviewed a proposed $1,578,000 budget for the new fiscal year beginning Oct. 1. City Manager Brett Shannon, who serves as general manager of the water district, proposed a tax rate of 12.75 cents, the same as this year.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

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Sweetie Pie's Ribeyes a great place for food and fellowship

Sweetie Pie's Ribeyes , located in Decatur, Texas, was a wonderful place to eat.

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Wise County Messenger Online

4-H members take top honors at state horse show

Shelby Haggart of Bridgeport 4-H and Seth Byers of Decatur 4-H dominated the 3- year-old stock horse futurity, taking home grand champion and reserve champion honors respectively.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Decatur water main break

Decatur city crews are trying to repair a break in a 20 inch water transmission line between Decatur and Bridgeport.

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Wise County Messenger Online

Century Link working on phone issues

About 2,900 Century Link customers in Decatur were dealing with phone problems Tuesday as a result of a "scrambled" data card in the local Century Link office.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Two car accidents on North Trinity Street, F.M. 1810

Two car accidents occurred at roughly the same time in Wise County Monday night.At 5:30 p.m., two cars collided at the corner of North Trinity and Bishop Street in Decatur.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Ryan Dallas White

Kevin and Ashley White of Decatur announce the birth of a son, Ryan Dallas, on July 29, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.

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Wise County Messenger Online

Eli Antonio Valdez

Luis and Miche Valdez of Chico announce the birth of a son, Eli Antonio, on July 29, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.

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Wise County Messenger Online

2 injured in head-on wreck

Two men were injured in a head-on collision in a quiet neighborhood near Decatur Wednesday.Their injuries were not life-threatening.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Wise County Messenger Online

Boyd City Council eyes increased tax rate

The Boyd City Council is considering increasing property taxes.At its meeting Tuesday, the council proposed a tax rate of 51 cents, up from last year's $0.4832."

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Wise County Messenger Online

Sophia Mariah Garcia

Jimmy Garcia III and Allison Garcia of Decatur announce the birth of a daughter, Sophia Mariah, on July 31, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.

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