|The Story||Chlorine pellets explode at
the Bridgeport City Pool causing an evacuation.
|News worthiness (on a scale of 0 to 5)||****|
|The Spin||"Visit the Bridgeport City
Pool - a pool which is now officially cursed."
|The Story||Rumors float that Clay Poynor
and/or Billy Hamilton will take a run at Justice of the Peace C.D.
Archer in the next election.
|The Spin||See what happens when you
place a phone call to the ACLU about alleged police abuses? In this
county, you might as well have said you had consulted Satan.
|The Story||Joan C. Covici of Dallas writes a letter to the editor stating "As a correspondent for non-profit prison reform groups, I find that many TDCJ units show a strong preference for the Protestant Christian (Jesus) ministries. The Catholics, Jews, Buddhists and other non-mainstream groups have received little respect from the TDCJ chaplaincy program administrators."|
|The Spin||To the 20% of Americans that
are Catholic, it came as quite a surprise to learn they were
|The Story||"An antique plane . . . made a
hard landing in a field just north of the Boyd Raceway . . . Friday
afternoon . . . . According to Texas DPS Trooper John Hallenbeck,
a wooden propellor on [the] plane broke while [the pilot] was flying
from Brownwood to Gainesville for an antique plane show."
|The Spin||I'm not getting in any plane
where (1) the word "wood" precedes "propellor" or (2) the word
"antique" is used at all.
|The Story||Former Decatur resident Josh
Brawley is featured in a six page layout in "Exercise for Men Only" and
the Messenger reprints one
of the photos (picture
|The Spin||Now that isn't exactly one
of those farmer-holding-a-five-pound-tomato-in-our-sweet-little-county
photos that we are so used
to, is it?