|The Story||About 20 residents of the
Brookhollow subdivision of Decatur show up at
the Planning and Zoning Commission to protest a truck wash going in
close to the neighborhood. The P&Z tabled the issue
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|The Spin||Translation: Sheesh, this is a volunteer job. We hate getting yelled at.|
|The Story||The $32 million (!!!) highway 380
project between Decatur and Bridgeport is now 180 days overdue.
|The Spin||Take your time. We love looking in our rearview mirror for impending doom. It keeps us young.|
|The Story||The Boyd Yellowjackets' quest for
a third state championship comes to an end against Cisco.
|The Spin||Billy Joe Tolliver cracks open a bottle of champagne as his rare feat is not duplicated. Wait, or maybe he sheds a tear. Whatever. I just like mentioning Billy Joe Tolliver.|
|The Story||Jana Jones announces she won't
seek re-election after two terms as
District Attorney. Although her press release did have an interesting
reference to "public office" in her future.
|The Spin||The previous DA press release just read, "Screw you guys. I'm goin' home."|
|The Story||Weatherford Mayor Joe Tison
announces that he will run against State Rep. Phil King.
|The Spin||"We're not really concerned," said a fictitious spokesperson for King. "But we checked with Speaker Tom Craddick and, as he cradled Phil against his bosom, told him 'not to worry. Daddy's here.' So we'll be OK."|