|The Story||In a story about high school drop
outs, former Bridgeport High Vice Principal Don Majka pointed out a new
reason for the problem: materialism. "He said they want to purchase
expensive items, such as cars, so they get full-time jobs to pay for
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|The Spin||Anyone think those kids
might have had a little trouble getting by the TAKS test?
|The Spin||The Messenger has a pretty interesting
on Decatur sophomore Kris Micinski who won first place in the Regional
Science Fair for creating his own computer language and the compiler
(another computer program that tells a computer how to understand the
computer language) to go along with it.
|The Spin||In shocking news, he
announced he would drop out of school so he could buy a car. (Just
|The Story||Rodney Middleton of Bridgeport
writes a Letter to the Editor proclaiming that President Bush is
nothing more than a pimp "for corporations and special interest."
|The Spin||The administration, stung by
32% approval ratings, responded by issuing a statement of, "Sheesh, it really is hard out here for a
|The Spin||After Paradise resident Robert
Gayan was killed
in a well explosion last weekend in Forest Hill, his employer, XTO,
said in a press release that Gayan was to blame for the accident.
|The Spin||Timothy Owens of Grand Prairie was
arrested for aggravated assault after allegedly shooting a 40 year old
Boyd man who "escaped unharmed" but also suffered "superficial wounds."
|The Spin||Many folks chuckled about
the photo of Mr. Owens which we have now manipulated here.