The Spin
A tongue in cheek review of the news published this week regarding Wise County.
Normally posted every Sunday before 10:00 p.m. unless I'm lazy.
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For the week ending 2/21/09
This Week's Overall News Theme: Old Car Parts With A Glass Of Wine

The Story Decatur Police Chief Rex Hoskins celebrates 25 years.

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The Spin Rex has done a good job but no complaints about the entire police force in 25 years? Maybe not a complaint in the last 25 minutes.

The Story Ad of the week: Brushy Creek Winery encourages attendees of the Swap Meet to come visit.

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The Spin "Hey, Martha, after I rebuild this fuel pump from a'65 Oldsmobile and finish off this chili dog, let's say we go check out a fine Cabernet Sauvignon"

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The Spin Next up: Government installed shock collars for those that don't promptly pay traffic tickets.

The Story  The Bridgeport City Council provides insurance against low occupancy rates
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The Spin What? Socialism!!!! The sky is falling!!! Socialism!!!!!
The Story  Girl's basketball heads for an epic showdown.
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The Spin The only thing that could taint this matchup is having to play it in Saginaw.

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