|The Story||The Decatur City Council gets a bit tense about plans for
a few gas wells to be built in Rodden Estates.
|News worthiness (on a scale of 0 to 5)||**|
|The Spin||Elementary schools, day care, residential developments and
gas wells - only in Texas.
|The Story||The walls on the new Starbucks in Decatur are raised.
|The Spin||The construction would go more quickly but those guys take
a bunch of coffee breaks.
|The Story||Decatur, according to projections, will move up to Class
4A football within the next few years.
|The Spin||It is also projected that Baylor will be a district
|The Story||The Messenger runs a heart touching
article about Duane Peace, a 14 year old boy who has undergone surgery.
The article is accompanied by a photo of a "long scar runs halfway down
|The Spin||And in contrast: Brittany Spears, who has a net worth of
$100 million, started crying this week on Prime Time Live when Diane Sawyer
asked her about her "tough year".
|The Story||In the normally boring
"Capital Highlights" column ran in the Messenger, writer Mike Cox gives
this bit of advice regarding deer that sometimes wander onto roadways:
"If you see a deer in the roadway, hit the brakes and hold the wheel
steady. Above all do not swerve dramatically to miss it."
|The Spin||And now for one man who took the advice.