2012-07-18 E-Edition

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

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 – […]

Edith Baker

SERVICE for Edith Baker, 91, of Kempner, formerly of Chico, is pending at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.

Michael Lee Lujan

MEMORIAL service for Michael Lee Lujan, 38, of Decatur is Thursday in Pecos.

Pipper Sasnett

MEMORIAL service for Pipper Sasnett, 5, of Paradise is 7 tonight at Friendship Baptist Church in Boyd.

Andrea Lee Andersen and Thomas ‘King’ Cone

Andrea Lee Andersen of Houston, daughter of the late Kevin Andersen and Paula Andersen of Omaha, Neb., will marry Thomas “King” Cone IV of Houston, the son of the late Susan Cone and Tom Cone of Decatur July 21, 2012, in Dallas. Father Richard McGowan of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church will officiate. The bride-elect graduated from Lexington High School […]

Herman and Kaleta Pryor

Herman and Kaleta Pryor of Decatur will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary July 19, 2012, with a reception 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, in the Women’s Building at the Sheriff’s Posse Grounds on Farm Road 51 South in Decatur. There will be a money tree available. Herman and the former Kaleta Simpson were married July 19, 1947, in […]

J.L. and Jewel Hesteande

J.L. and Jewel Hesteande of Decatur will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary July 25, 2012, with a reception 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at First Baptist Church of Decatur hosted by their local children and grandchildren. J.L. Hesteande and the former Jewel Byford were married July 25, 1942, in Gainesville. They have three children: Keith Hesteande of Daegu […]

Amber Estell Cornell and Jessie Aaron Horton

Amber Estell Cornell, daughter of Keith and Sandy Cornell, all of Decatur, will marry Jessie Aaron Horton, son of Tommy and Mary Horton, all of Decatur, Sept. 29, 2012 at First Baptist Church Cottondale. Charles Pugh will officiate. The bride-elect graduated from Decatur High School and is employed by Decatur Livestock Market. The prospective groom also graduated from Decatur High […]

Tristan Kai Samaron

Malachi and Jessica (Mayberry) Samaron of Earth announce the birth of a son, Tristan Kai, on June 19, 2012, at Covenant Women’s Hospital in Lubbock. He weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18 3/4 inches long. Grandparents are Jerry and Teresa Mayberry of Chico, Juan Samaron of Earth and Anjelita Velasquez of Tulia. Great-grandparents are Earldean and Vinny Pastore […]