Seth Dowdle
Raiders run in Crandall

Raiders run in Crandall

The Wylie East cross country team returned to action last weekend, traveling to Crandall to compete in the Pirate Invitational Saturday, Sept. 11 As a team, the varsity Lady Raiders finished fourth overall with 80 total points. Senior Anjelika Abraham led the way,...

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Wylie East FFA to have cornhole tournament

Wylie East FFA to have cornhole tournament

Cornhole players wanting a chance to bag some cash prizes can participate in the Wylie East FFA Boss of the Toss Cornhole Tournament at 4 p.m. Aug. 28 at Chad's Custom Boards, 22 Steel Road in Wylie. The event raises money for the school's FFA program. People may...

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Board adopts tax rate for new year

Board adopts tax rate for new year

Wylie ISD board trustees on Monday heard an update on the district's Diversity and Inclusion program and also adopted the tax rate for the 2021-22 school year. The board also approved raising adult lunch meal prices to $4.15 from $3.75 and approved extension of...

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Bond election coming in November

Bond election coming in November

The Wylie City Council on Tuesday approved calling a bond election for city improvements. The election will be Nov. 2. The $50.1 million bond will feature $35.1 million for road improvements on McMillen Drive, Park Boulevard and Ballard/Sachse Road, including...

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Classes begin for Wylie ISD schools

Classes begin for Wylie ISD schools

Wylie ISD welcomed back students to class at its 20 campuses on Aug. 12. Now that school has started, motorists should pay attention to school zones. The district has a back-to-school guide with useful information that can be accessed at...

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Patriots slay Lions in opener

Patriots slay Lions in opener

With all the ups and downs of 2020, there were only ups for the Wylie Preparatory Academy Patriots in their first game against Legacy Classical Christian Academy Lions on Saturday, Sept. 12 at Uland Field. In dominating fashion, the Patriots mercy-ruled the visiting...

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Ready to run in 2020

Ready to run in 2020

The Wylie Preparatory Academy Patriots cross country team is ready for the 2020 campaign. Coach Patrick Williams is prepared and ready to train his runners toward progress. “I’m looking forward to developing strong runners that are physically strong, [that] can...

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Guidelines for summer workouts in place for schools

Guidelines for summer workouts in place for schools

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, high school sports have been on hold.  March 12 marked the date the University Interscholastic League cancelled the high school boys basketball tournament and on April 17 the remainder of spring sports were...

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