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Football: Eagles need short memory before homecoming

TRYING TO GET BY - Decatur's Dayne Chapman looks to get away from Midlothian Heritage tacklers. Messenger photo by Joe Duty The Decatur Eagles' unbeaten start to the season hit a wall last week against Midlothian Heritage. Decatur will need to bounce back quickly as another big test awaits Friday wi

WCMESSENGER.COM - 2017-09-20 17:08:40

LISD adopts budget, tax

The Lingleville ISD School Board approved the 2017-18 budget and tax rate and addressed dress code concerns in recent meetings. The budget was approved in an Aug. 29 meeting in which board members also voted to accept a tax rate of $1.1142 ($1.04 for Maintenance and Operations, .0742 for Interest a

DUBLINCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-20 16:02:32

Mrs. Dykowski... on learning the power of community journalism

Early in my journalism career, I was a student contributor to my college paper, the Ram Page. The editor, certain I would be a successor to her office, assigned me some of the more difficult, but enjoyable stories that came across her desk, the ones she didn't keep for herself, that is. It was fun

DUBLINCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-20 16:24:10

The publisher's desk: Bible class - not just for kids and women

Darci loves "Bible tass." She has a wonderful teacher, Debbie Blanken, and wonderful aides, Barbara Spurger and Kim Hare. Sarah and I can't express how much we appreciate the time they spend prepping and the enthusiasm they have in teaching Darci and the other toddlers at Patrick Street church of C

DUBLINCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-20 16:20:21

One Reporter's Ramblings: The profitability of nostalgia

Nostalgia has become a major part of the entertainment industry. Netflix made major waves with "Stranger Things," a show which uses its 1980s setting to showcase all of the "rad" movies, games, devices and fashion that were popular at the time. If a show set in the 1930s did the same thing, it woul

DUBLINCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-20 16:13:47

James goes from Rugby to relief

Dublin High School graduate Nick James had an eventful end to summer. Within the span of mere days, she was playing rugby for the U.S. in a game televised internationally and came back to her Houston home to aid her neighbors in dealing with the devastation left by Hurricane Harvey. "It's just been

DUBLINCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-19 20:56:49

Double N hauls hay to hurting Harvey victims

Sept. 10, a convoy hauling hay left from Double N Cowboy Church to give relief from a small south Texas town reeling from its third flood in five to six years. The town is Deweyville, just outside Orange in Newton County. Many of its residents had only just rebuilt following floods in 2016 that had

DUBLINCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-18 19:37:14

Hood County News- A twice-weekly newspaper serving Granbury and Hood County, Texas

Westerman No one was injured when a deputies gun discharged while searching for a suspect, said Hood County Sheriff's Office Public Information Officer Lt. Johnny Rose. Deputies were in the 300 block of Cockatoo Road near Whipporwill Bay to serve the warrants on Justin Westerman, 24, who fled on foo

HOOD COUNTY NEWS - 2017-09-20 20:29:58

Ranger College Representative Offers Ballot Language Explanation

Brownwood News - A recent press release emailed by Ranger College Public Information Officer Ryan Ronan offers an explanation of issues regarding the Brown County Annexation Election ballot language. Early voting regarding the annexation will be held at the new Brown County Elections Office at 613 N

BROWNWOODNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 18:21:36

Nothing funky about new WHS principal

A conversation with Dr. Doug Funk can whet one's appetite - for both the nearest deli and dealing with the challenges that face students and educators today. "In public education you just get pecans, cream, eggs, sugar, butter, all the ingredients. They may not be the best ingredients, but you don't

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-09-19 14:16:00

Accident leaves vehicle on its side on Weatherford Highway

At least two vehicles were involved in an accident in the 5700 block of Weatherford Highway Tuesday afternoon. One vehicle landed on its side in the middle of the road. A second vehicle struck a tree head-on. Traffic was narrowed to one lane. Emergency personnel are on the scene. This story is devel

HOOD COUNTY NEWS - 2017-09-19 21:28:25

Watch: Fire at Texas refinery sends black plume sky high

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) -- Officials in in the Southeast Texas city of Port Arthur are asking people who live near a refinery to shelter-in-place after a fire broke out there, sending black plumes of smoke into the air. Valero Energy Corp. spokeswoman Lillian Riojas told The Associated Press in an

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-19 18:44:05

Rangers score twice in 8th inning for 3-1 win over Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) -- Carlos Gomez had not seen live pitching in more than a week due to a sprained ankle, but he kept asking Texas manager Jeff Banister for an opportunity as a pinch-hitter. Banister gave Gomez his chance, and the decision helped boost the Rangers' slim playoff chances. Gomez's leadoff d

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2017-09-20 10:53:32

Rangers win 3-1 at M's

Carlos Gomez had not seen live pitching in more than a week due to a sprained ankle, but he kept asking Texas manager Jeff Banister for an opportunity as a pinch-hitter. Banister gave Gomez his chance, and the decision helped boost the Rangers' slim playoff chances. Carlos Gomez had not seen live pi

PARIS NEWS - 2017-09-19 23:59:59

Rangers stadium architects plan to unveil design update

Now we're getting somewhere. Maybe. Officials with the Texas Rangers and the architect firm, HKS, Inc., plan to release a design update this week for the team's new $1 billion, retractable roof stadium. They have scheduled an 11 a.m. Thursday news conference to make the announcement. Team officials

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-09-19 22:38:46

Rangers blast past Angels, 4-2

ANAHEIM, Calif.-Joey Gallo wasn't sure how far he'd hit his monster home run Sunday, but he knew he hit it good. All 490 feet of it, according to Statcast. Gallo's second inning solo home run-his 38th of the season, combined with a solid effort from Miguel Gonzalez led the Rangers to a 4-2 victory o

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2017-09-18 04:40:41

Services for former Manchester police chief to be held Tuesday

Retired Manchester police chief and commissioner of safety Ross Simmons passed away Sept. 16 at the age of 70 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro. Ross Simmons Simmons retired from MPD in 2012 after a long career in law enforcement. Funeral services for Simmons will be held at 11 a.m.,

MANCHESTER TIMES - 2017-09-18 17:21:00

Bartee sentenced to 19 years for attempted murder of husband

Brenda Kay Webb Bartee was sentenced to 19 years in prison for the attempted murder of her estranged husband, Dr. Harry Bartee. Brenda Kay Webb Bartee Dr. Bartee was shot multiple times on Dec. 4, 2013, as he left divorce mediation at the law offices of Rogers, Duncan and North on the square in Manc

TULLAHOMA NEWS - 2017-09-20 21:03:00

County law enforcement agencies awarded federal grants

The law enforcement agencies of the county have been awarded grants to assist them in highway safety initiatives. The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security and the Tennessee Highway Safety Office awarded the federal grants totaling $18 million to 400 agencies across the state. Manches

MANCHESTER TIMES - 2017-09-19 18:38:00

Dustin Lynch found his 'current mood' between George Strait and Sublime

Dustin Lynch said the sound of his new album "Current Mood" spans George Strait to R. Kelly and Sublime - quite the sonic trek for the Tullahoma native who started his career in a wide-brimmed cowboy hat singing about cowboys and angels. "This sound is all over the map," Lynch said of "Current Mood,

THE TENNESSEAN - 2017-09-19 22:49:04