Cost is for T-ball, all for other leagues with a discount for multiple siblings. Friday at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Bridgeport. ABWN LUNCH DEADLINE – Area Business Women’s Network will hold its regular monthly lunch at a.m. MEMORIAL service for Orval Leon “Popcorn” Chapman, 60, of Canyon Lake is 1 p.m. He was the father of William Andrew Chapman of Boyd. 380 BRIDGE WORK TO BEGIN – Construction is scheduled to begin this week on the U. Crews will start by conducting bridgework on the eastbound bridge. Afterwards, traffic will be switched over to the completed eastbound bridge. During this work, the Farm Road 51 ramp to westbound U. COLLEGE FUNDING PRESENTATION – Claudia Roberts, a licensed professional counselor, will present a “How-to” class for applying for scholarships, grants and loans for college at 6 p.m.
In 3A Division I, Boyd and Paradise will be in District 4 with Bowie, Brock, Pilot Point, Ponder and Whitesboro.
Boyd and Paradise landed in District 7-3A for basketball with Breckenridge, Brock, Jacksboro, Millsap, Peaster and Tolar.
The group needs 100 signatures of registered voters who are real property owners in the proposed district. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS – Weatherford College has opened its online scholarship application system for 2018-19 academic year scholarships provided by the WC Foundation. Friday at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Decatur with burial at Oaklawn Cemetery. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at the Forestburg Baptist Church.
RELAY BAKE SALE – Carolyn’s Cookie Monster’s Relay for Life Team will host a bake sale Wednesday, Feb. Chocolate dipped strawberries will be sold at both Decatur and Alvord locations for $20/dozen. ASH WEDNESDAY – The First United Methodist Church and The Episcopal Church of the Resurrection in Decatur will both have Ash Wednesday services Feb. They will have a drive through imposition of ashes in the parking lot of the Methodist Church, 104 S. 16, Little League teams will be introduced and the special needs baseball team will play at the Decatur High School baseball field. To start the application process, students should visit wc.edu/scholarships and use their existing “My WC” login credentials to enter the system. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at the funeral home. White Family Funeral Home in Bowie is handling arrangements.
ESD 1 CALLS ELECTION – Wise County Emergency Services District No.
1 commissioners Thursday called an election for May 5 to ask voters to approve a maximum 10-cent tax rate.SERVICE for Royce Lee Kirk, 81, of Boyd is pending at Jones-Decatur. For football, the Northwest Texans will be in 4-5A Division II with Fort Worth’s Carter-Riverside, Eastern Hills, North Side, Polytechnic, Southwest and Wyatt.In basketball, the Texans head east to join Denton’s Denton High, Braswell and Ryan, Lake Dallas, The Colony and Little Elm in 8-5A.Commissioners intend to approve a resolution later this month to reaffirm that promise to voters to keep the rate at 6 cents for next two years.THOMPSON FOUND GUILTY OF ASSAULT – A Wise County jury yesterday found Robert Lee Thompson of Boyd guilty of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon following a fight with a Paradise man on Aug. Assistant District Attorney Jay Lapham presented evidence that Thompson stabbed Wayne Robinson Jr.It will include 6U advanced t-ball, 8U coach pitch, 10U, 12U and 14U leagues. Applications can be found on the youth fair website NEW ESD PROPOSED – Boonsville community leaders are seeking to establish Emergency Services District No. Brown Owens Brumley Funeral Home in Fort Worth is handling arrangements. HEART HEALTH CLINIC – The Heart Health Clinic in Bridgeport will host free heart health seminars at 10 a.m. every Wednesday and Thursday in February at the Bridgeport Medical Office Building, 1903 Doctors Hospital Dr. DIABETES CLASSES – Total Diabetes Care at Wise Health System will hold diabetes education classes in Bridgeport today. SUPPORT GROUP – The Wise Alzheimer’s Group meets 7 p.m.