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 5/23/09
This Week's Overall News Theme:  It's Your Money

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The Spin And 100 years from now, rumors of an Aurora-like alien grave will surface.

The Story New property tax values are released.

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The Spin "Well, let's just say things are getting a little high tone over here," said fake mayor Don Majka. "And I'd like also announce that we are renaming Halsell Street to Rodeo Drive. But we'll pronounce it the right way."

The Story The Bridgeport School Board ponders why the bond issue failed.
News worthiness **
The Spin  Cowboys indoor practice facility collapsed on May 2nd.   Election was on May 9th.  There's your answer. Oh, yeah. And the idea of an indoor practice facility is crazy.

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The Spin Having personally observed this "seal" on 287, which has already worn away with two distinct tire strip areas, what in the world is this about?

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