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Football: Eagles look to protect district lead

Heading into the final two weeks of the season, the Decatur Eagles are alone at the top of District 4-4A Division I.Decatur pasted Wichita Falls Hirschi 63-24 last Friday, while Mineral Wells tripped up Graham to leave the Eagles as the league’s lone unbeaten team.Decatur will try to remain unbeaten in district when they head to Gainesville’s … (more)


Bomb Threat Evacuates Detention Center

A bomb threat was called in to the Juvenile Detention Center just before three this afternoon.The caller was described as a male, and at first appeared is said by officials to not know who they called. When told it was a detention center the caller then made the threat of a bomb being inside the building, and to let the kids get out.The Wichita County Sheriff’s office, the Wichita Falls Police and Fire Departments all rushed to the scene.


Big 10 football: J.T. Barrett leads Ohio State over Rutgers, 49-7

For the first time this season the Ohio State Buckeyes looked like the team that won the national championship last year as quarterback J.T. Barrett smoothly directed the team to a 49-7 win against Rutgers last night, Saturday, October 24 in Piscataway, New Jersey in a nationally televised game by ABC . Barrett accounted for five touchdowns running and passing as the scarlet and white resembled a powerful machine behind the Wichita Falls, Texas native who flung passes for 223 yards and ran for another 101 yards.