|The Story||A 400 hundred acre industrial park is announced for Decatur which is expected to eventually add at least $200 million to the tax base and create 1,500 jobs. “This is the biggest thing the town and county has seen,” said Decatur Mayor Joe Lambert.|
|News worthiness (on a scale of 0 to 5)||****|
|The Spin||Sir, do you not remember
that Faith Hill filmed a video a few years back on the courthouse
|The Story||A substitute teacher at
Chisholm Trail Middle School is being investigated for pulling a hat
off a kid after seeing that it was "pulled down over [his] eyes." He
later went to the doctor and complained of neck pain.
|The Spin||Hey, you're a middle school
student, not P Diddy. Go do your homework.
|The Story||Somehow, a lady named
Annette Bridges gets to write an editorial for the Messenger on the importance of
voting. She claims that "one vote" (1) prevented German from becoming
the primary language of the U.S. (2) made Texas part of the United
States, (3) gave Hitler the leadership of the Nazi Party, and a few
|The Spin||All of which are untrue.
|The Story||The big political forum goes down
in Boyd and gives rise to the very funny headline of "Bore 'em forum"
in the Messenger.
|The Spin||And you wonder why the audience is made up of 90%
|The Story||The always in the news Dr.
Elizabeth Rohr loses her bid to have Judge Melton Cude recused from the
|The Spin||And her lawyer had a great entrance into the Wise County Courthouse.