|The Story||Texas DOT finally decides to make
some changes to Highway 287 heading through Decatur including a major
modification to the intersection at CR 1810.
|News worthiness (on a scale of 0 to 5)||***|
|The Spin||And the biggest death trap
in the county comes to an end.
|The Story||Major leaking occurs at the
new EMS building which has been under constant criticism from
commissioner Kyle Stephens due to the problems associated with the
building. "It will be condemned before we move in there."
|The Spin||Funny line from a guy that
hasn't smiled much recently.
|The Story||Ken Hughes opines in a Letter to
Editor that Decatur will "become the next Frisco" but that "[t]he
county is already getting a new jail to deal with some of the more malevolent
exports of the Metroplex to the south."
|The Spin||Inmates at the Wise County Jail immediately began rioting
and chanting "Who you calling a malevolent? What the heck is a
Who you calling a malevolent!"
|The Story||Justice of
the Peace C.D. Archer
asks for uniforms for him and his office staff ($1,300 to be exact) in
connection with his involvement at death and accident scenes. "You
carry out a lot of evidence on your britches," Archer said.
|The Spin||We're not sure why that is
so funny but the use of the word "britches" in any quote tends to make
|The Story||Dr. Elizabeth Rohr dominates the
news again with a hearing in Southlake. And the Messenger receives more
Letters to the Editor of people going ballistic over the situation.
|The Spin||As a side note, has anyone
else noticed how
well she dressed for court?