Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

September 10, 2012

American Legion remembers 9/11, awards cookoff winners

From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun

Corsicana — The Corsicana American Legion hosted the 2012 Never Forget Memorial Celebration Saturday. Among the speakers was State Senator Brian Birdwell, a survivor of the Pentagon attack on Sept. 11, 2001.

The ceremony included the lowering of the flags to half-staff, and a salute by the Navarro County Sheriff's Office Honor and Color Guard. Other speakers included NCSO Capt. Elmer Tanner, Bobby Vickery and Byron McDonald of the Marines.

Cookff winners included: Brisket, Jimmy Guerra; Beans, Aaron Montgomery; Chili, Edna Rogers; and Local Chili, Jimmy Johnston.