FRIDAY NIGHT HOOPS – The Decatur Lady Eagles will try to get back in the District 9-3A title hunt, taking on Krum at Decatur High School gym at 6:30 tonight. The first-place Decatur Eagles follow against the Bobcats. Get updates of the game on Twitter @wcmsports or at WCMSports.com. In other area action, Alvord plays host to Brock. Ranger comes to Chico. Slidell battles Bellevue at home. Northwest travels to Southlake Carroll.
REGISTER TO VOTE – That last day to register to vote or update the information on your current “orange” voter registration certificate is Feb. 4. Check to be sure the address on your voter certificate is your current address and the name on the certificate matches, or is substantially similar, to the name on the ID you will be presenting to vote. Current law requires that you are registered in the county you call home and have a picture ID to vote. Contact the Voter Registration office at 940-626-4453 or 940-627-3656 if you have questions.
SPRING BALL SIGNUPS – Boyd Youth Association will hold its Spring T-Ball/Baseball/Softball signups beginning Saturday and ending Feb. 15. The signups will be every Saturday from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday from 6-8 p.m. in the Boyd Intermediate gym. Contact Randy Medlock at 817-727-2713 for more information.
STRINGED INSTRUMENT CLASS – Several community members are putting together a free stringed instrument instructional program 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Bridgeport Public Library. Parents can sign their children up at the event. For information, call 940-627-4350.
RETIRED EDUCATOR MEETING – Wise County Retired School Personnel will meet at the Decatur Civic Center at 11:30 on January 28 for lunch, a business meeting and a program presented by Julia Heaberlin on a Wise County Success Story. All active and retired school personnel are invited. Call 940-575-2341 to register.
SOCCER REGISTRATION – Decatur Soccer will hold sign ups 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 25 and Feb. 1 at Hibbet Sports in Decatur. For information call Shaun at 940-210-6629.
RODEO TICKETS – Decatur Night at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo is Saturday, Feb. 8. Tickets cost $25 and are available at the Decatur Chamber of Commerce. Payment must be by cash or check. For more information, call Misty Hudson at 940-627-3107.
CHAMBER LUNCHEON – The Decatur Chamber of Commerce luncheon is 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, at the Decatur Civic Center, and the 2014 board of directors will be installed. RSVP by today to the Chamber office at 940-627-3107.
FUNERALS – Service for Nora Lou Blase, 89, of Decatur is 11 a.m. Saturday at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Decatur with burial at Oaklawn Cemetery. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at the funeral home.
SERVICE for Gerald L. Rowden, 70, of Watauga is pending at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
SERVICE for Reba Whitehead, 76, of Decatur is pending at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
FUNERAL for Nell Snow, 79, of Hurst, formerly of Bridgeport, is 2 p.m. today in the Chapel at Jones Family Funeral Home with burial at Wilson Prairie Cemetery.
GRAVESIDE service for Jaime Rivera, 25, of Paradise is 2 p.m. Saturday at East Bridgeport Cemetery. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at Jones Family Funeral Home with rosary recited at 7 p.m.
SERVICE for Charles Golike, 86, of Decatur is 3:30 p.m. Saturday in the Parlor Room of First Baptist Church of Decatur.