The William Carroll Crawford Chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas will have the first meeting of 2018 on Saturday, January 13 at 10:00 AM at the Sam Samford Lodge in Center. Gina Ferren has the program. Hostesses are Elizabeth Pate, Bonnie Dorman, JoAnn Rushing, Vickie Martin and Alease Copelin, all descendants of William and Barbara Samford. Plans and activities for the new year will be discussed. Plan to join us. For more information call Maggie at 936-248-3361.