LADY EAGLES ADVANCE – Decatur came away with a convincing sweep of Godley Tuesday, rolling to a 25-16, 25-17, 25-19 bi-district win in volleyball. Petrolia took down Chico 25-10, 25-21, 25-22 in the 2A Region II bi-district match. Boyd swept Henrietta 3-0 Monday, and Northwest lost to Birdville 3-1.
EARLY VOTING CONTINUES – Early voting for next week’s election continues 8 a.m.-5 p.m. today at the four early voting locations: the Wise County Elections Office, 200 S. Trinity St. in Decatur; Alvord City Hall, 215 W. Elm; the Boyd Community Center, 420 E. Morton Ave.; and the Bridgeport Law Enforcement Center, 1000 Thompson St. Yesterday, another 1,368 early votes were cast.
BLOOD DRIVE – Wise Health System will sponsor a blood drive 8 a.m.-5:45 p.m. Thursday at the hospital’s main campus. For information call Melissa Richardson at 940-626-0167.
AIR EVAC EVENT – Air Evac will hold a membership appreciation event 4:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Wise County Fairgrounds. The event will include a CPR demonstration, live music from Dakota Burns and a food truck. A medical helicopter and the crew will be on hand for questions and photos.
THANKSGIVING DINNER – The Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center, 3280 FM 2952, will hold a Community Thanksgiving Dinner 5-8 p.m. Nov. 6. Pre-sale tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children 5-10 and are available at the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce, First United Methodist in Decatur and the Bridgeport Camp. Today is the deadline. Call 940-683-2555 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUIT UP AND SAY BOO – Suit Up and Say Boo, the annual trick or treat event in downtown Bridgeport, is 5-6 p.m. today. Mayor Randy Singleton will lead the trick or treaters down the sidewalks as they trick or treat with the Halsell Street merchants. Line up for trick or treating begins at 5 p.m. at the Arcadia Theater in downtown Bridgeport.
BOYD TRUNK OR TREAT – Boyd Community Trunk or Treat is 5:30-8 p.m. today at Boyd High School. It will feature a hay ride, cake walk, games, candy and contests with prizes including best costume and best decorated trunk.
RHOME TRUNK OR TREAT – The 4th Annual Trunk or Treat sponsored by the Rhome Volunteer Fire Department is 6-8 p.m. today at Rhome Family Park. If you plan on participating, vehicles must be parked by 5:45 p.m.
FALL FESTIVAL – Victory’s Annual Fall Festival is 6-8 p.m. today. The event will feature food trucks, games, hot air balloon rides, zip-line, bounce houses, adult costume contest, a silent auction benefiting VCA and lots of candy.
FUNERALS – Service for Jimmy Hunt, 74, of Decatur is pending at Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.
FUNERAL for Ashley Greenfield Cichoracki, 34, of Alvord is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawkins Chapel in Decatur with burial at Alvord Cemetery. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at the funeral home.
SERVICES for Marcelyn Caldwell, 90, and Karin Davidson, 65, both of Bridgeport are pending at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
MEMORIAL for Patsy Harrison, 90, of Alvord is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Hawkins Chapel in Bridgeport. Family visitation is one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
FUNERAL for Danny Cooper, 71, of Boyd is 2 p.m. Saturday at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Boyd. Family visitation is 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
VISITATION AND MEMORIAL service for Derrel Eugene Lyon, 82, of Chico is 6-8 tonight at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.