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Familiar Comforts

Turkey Crafts
Thanksgiving brings chance for sense of normalcy
November 19, 2020

Throughout the past eight months, people all over the world lived through the unimaginable: a worldwide pandemic that still affects numerous countries more than half a year later. In this time full...

The Power of Man’s Best Friend

Man's Best Friend
A dog's presence adds to a person’s quality of life simply by staying in close proximity
November 17, 2020

  From golden retrievers to teacup poodles, dogs come in all shapes and sizes. With over 195 breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, not including the mixes and mutts, there’s no shortage...

MMS Fire Destroys Classroom

MMS Fire
STEM lab destroyed, entire campus forced into online learning until after Thanksgiving break
November 16, 2020

  Due to an electrical problem at McCarroll Middle School, a fire broke out in the STEM classroom and left the contents unsalvageable. It not only left the classroom in ruins, but the heavy...

The Cursed Day

Friday the 13th
Superstitions abound on Friday the 13th, date further back than many realize
November 13, 2020

    Black cats, walking under ladders and breaking mirrors- all things that constitute bad luck according to superstitions. Superstitions usually stay in October, but this year November...

Tennis Teams Thankful for Opportunity

Eagles showed success in team tournaments this season, set goals for spring
November 12, 2020

Decatur tennis had a successful run this fall. The Eagles finished third in the district which qualified them for UIL state playoff tournament. This was the first time ever the fall tennis teams got...

Eagles Fly

Cross Country
Lady Eagles, Eagles place 2nd, 5th at regional race in Lubbock
November 12, 2020

Cross country competed at regionals in Lubbock, Texas for the second straight year on Monday and Tuesday.  “Right now it’s all about the mind game for us because Coach Park has already...

On the Road Again

Eagles take the field
Eagle football heads to Snyder to start playoff run
November 12, 2020

Eagle football starts their playoff run taking on Pampa in Snyder after a week off of competition. The Eagles will put it all on the line tomorrow night at 7pm in hopes of advancing through to the...

LEVB takes on Canyon Eagles

LEVB vs. Castleberry
Lady Eagles look to claim another regional finals title tonight in Vernon
November 12, 2020

Decatur fall sports are coming to a close and some of the teams hope to keep their seasons going in their respective playoff runs.  Lady Eagles volleyball went to Weatherford High School on...

Limited Entertainment in Town

Available Commercial Properties
Teens forced to search for activities elsewhere due to few options near home
November 11, 2020

According to the last update in 2018, Decatur’s population exceeded 6,989 residents.The fast food possibilities seem endless within the city limits, but from a teenager's standpoint, the entertainment...

Success on the Course

Lady Eagles Golf Team
Eagle Golf works on improving their game, not taking one moment for granted
November 6, 2020

Another sport to add to the must watch list for the Eagles this fall: golf. Decatur golf played a “the fall invitational” at Brock High School on Thursday, but results are still not in. Their previous...

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