|The Story||It rained like crazy last weekend.
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|The Spin||And Lake Bridgeport rose
only a half a foot and then began dropping again. It stands at 12
feet low. Prepare to ski around tree stumps.
|The Story||State Rep. Phil King tells the
Wise County Republicans that he is confident the legislature will "get
it done" when it comes to school funding reform at next month's special
|The Spin||The crowd was blank faced
until a legislative aid told the crowd that what Mr. King meant to say
was that he expected the legislature to "git-r-done". With that,
the crowd roared their approval.
|The Spin||Bridgeport ISD bans boys from
wearing make-up and tight jeans.
|The Spin||Those losses to Decatur in
football suddenly make sense all of a sudden.
|The Spin||Speaking of the local Republican
party, the treasurer announced at the last monthly meeting that only
$119.57 was in their checking account. An offering can was then passed
around to raise funds.
||The room suddenly cleared
out with some saying the "Bush tax cuts" hadn't truly kicked in yet.
|The Spin||Big news was made this week when
Kevin and Phyllis Riedle, who are half brother and sister as well as
common law husband and wife, were arrested on a variety of child porn
and sex charges. The story was covered by basically every major
media outlet in DFW.
|The Spin||And the reputation for Wise
County being "back woods" reaches historic proportions.
|The Spin||High School Athlete Profiles makes
another appearance and we are pleased to announce that we have found,
by his own admission, the cockiest kid ever.
|The Spin||Link here.