CHAMBER LUNCHEON – The Decatur Chamber of Commerce will hold its monthly luncheon today at the Decatur Civic Center. The yearly installation event will include introducing the newly elected board members and recognizing the outgoing board.
RODEO TICKETS – Noon tomorrow is the deadline to purchase tickets from the Decatur Chamber of Commerce for the Saturday, Feb. 9, performance of the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo. Ages 2 and older must have a ticket to attend. Cost is $25 each (cash or check only), and they can be purchased at the Chamber office, 308 W. Main.
STORY TIME – Story time at the Bridgeport Public Library is 10:30 a.m. tomorrow and next Wednesday for children ages 3 to 5; and 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 29 and Feb. 5, for toddlers ages 18 months to 2 years.
EBOOK HELP DESK – The Decatur Public Library will host an eBook Help Desk 1-3 p.m. Wednesday. If you have a question about using your e-reader to check out e-books from the library, call (940) 393-0290 to sign up for your 15-minute, one-on-one session. This event is free and open to the public, though sign-up is required.
SENIOR CITIZENS LUNCH – Seniors 55 and older are invited to enjoy lunch, fellowship and games at noon Thursday at the Decatur Senior Center located at 1200 N. Miller St. For more information, call the center at 940-627-2926.
BASEBALL SIGN-UPS – The Decatur Baseball League is holding spring sign-ups 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Harmon Park in Decatur. Bring a birth certificate. You can also register online at www.decaturbaseballleague.com. Deadline is Saturday, Feb. 2.
CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY – If interested in participating in the free, 12-week Citizens Police Academy course call CPA president Wayne Watts at 940-577-2285 or the Decatur Police Department at 940-627-1500. Watts’ phone number was incorrect in a weekend story.
RN NURSING PROGRAM – Weatherford College Wise County is accepting applications for the Registered Nursing program through Monday, Feb. 28. The two-year program begins in August. Information packets and applications are available at the WCWC campus, by phone at 940-627-2690, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
HISTORICAL SOCIETY – The Wise County Historical Society meets noon Thursday for a pizza lunch at the Wise County Heritage Museum in Decatur. Matt Joiner, associate dean of Weatherford College Wise County, will be the speaker.
FUNERALS – Funeral for Ollie Iona Wilkins, 82, of Chico is 10 a.m. Wednesday at The Shepherd House in Chico with burial at Vashti Cemetery. Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport is handling the service. There is no visitation.
MEMORIAL service for Nellie Scott, 78, of Decatur will be held at a later date. Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur is handling arrangements.
VISITATION for Janet Elaine Nathey, 56, of Rhome is 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at Coker-Hawkins.
FUNERAL for Marylee Thompson, 54, of Bridgeport is 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport with burial at Chico Cemetery. Visitation is 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.
GRAVESIDE service for Paula Sue “Susie” Thornal, 54, of Bridgeport is 2 p.m. Thursday at Poolville Cemetery in Poolville. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hawkins Funeral Home.
MEMORIAL SERVICE for William Bernard “Bernie” Lopez, 56, of Cottondale is 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Greenwood Funeral Home, 3100 White Settlement Rd., in Fort Worth.
SERVICE for Pat Bramlet, 76, of Boyd is pending at Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd.
NO SERVICE is scheduled for Nita Ruth Castleberry, 87, of Decatur. Coker-Hawkins is handling arrangements.
FUNERAL is pending for Joshua Barnes, 79, of Alvord at Hawkins Funeral Home.