OPPOSING EPA RULING – The Bridgeport City Council joined county officials in stating their opposition to the Environmental Protection Agency’s designation of Wise County as a non-attainment area, approving a resolution reflective of their stance at its meeting Tuesday. The Runaway Bay and Chico city councils were also to vote on the resolution at meetings last night.
CHEER CAMP – Cheer camp for Decatur youth is Thursday, July 26, and Friday, July 27, at Victory Christian Academy. Girls in kindergarten through third grade will attend 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and fourth through sixth graders 2 to 6 p.m. Cost is $40. For more information, contact Alexia Steele at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit universityofgymnastics.com.
DHS FOOTBALL PROGRAM – The deadline to purchase an ad in the Decatur High School football program is Monday, July 30. For information, call Catherine Cox at (940) 389-8935.
COLLECTING FANS – First Texas Home Health is collecting fans to distribute to the elderly. Donations of new or gently used fans can be dropped off at First Texas Home Health, 1821 S FM 51, in Decatur. For information, call Megan Adams at (940) 626-0586.
READING AND CRAFTS – Boyd Public Library will hold a summer reading and crafts program for children ages 4 to 7 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 26, at the library. For more information call (940) 433-5580.
SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE – Wise Hope Crisis Center is holding its annual School Supply Drive benefiting children whose lives have been affected by domestic violence. The community’s help is needed in collecting school supplies and regulation size backpacks. Donations may be dropped off at 201 N. Trinity in Decatur, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information call Jael Mares at (940) 626-4585.
BOOSTER CLUB MEETING – The Alvord Booster Club will meet at 6 p.m. July 30 at the high school cafeteria.
BRIDGEPORT CHAMBER LUNCH – The Bridgeport Area Chamber of Commerce Luncheon is 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Sagebrush, 1020 Halsell St., in Bridgeport. The program will be DFW Ozone Nonattainment Area expansion into Wise County. Cost is $10. RSVP by calling (940) 683-2076 or email email@example.com.
FUNERALS – Service for Edith Baker, 91, of Kempner, formerly of Chico, is pending at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
MEMORIAL service for Michael Lee Lujan, 38, of Decatur is Thursday in Pecos.
MEMORIAL service for Pipper Sasnett, 5, of Paradise is 7 tonight at Friendship Baptist Church in Boyd.