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February 27, 2014

Local Beat 2/28/14

Corsicana — A listing of meetings and events of interest from throughout Navarro County

Feb. 28

Relay for Life team “Sugar Rush for a Cure” will hold a Lunch Time Special at Super 1 Foods, 100 N. 15th St., from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Taco Soup and a drink with all the trimmings will be sold for $6, with sweet treats available for purchase as well. All proceeds of this fundraiser toward Relay for Life. For more information contact Amanda Spear or Lois Garrett at (903) 872-9300.

March 1

The Republican Party of Navarro County will hold an Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Republican Headquarters at 111-B West Third Avenue in downtown Corsicana. Voters can pick-up free yard signs and campaign materials. Volunteers will be on hand to answer questions about the election.

March 2

Carter BloodCare is holding a blood drive in Kerens from 2 to 7 p.m. at the Kerens First United Methodist Church, 205 NW Second Street, on the Carter BloodCare bus. For more information or to make an appointment, call Leslie Byrd at 903-874-1225.

March 3

Piecemakers' Quilt Guild of Corsicana  meets on the first Monday of every month at 9:30 a.m. Each meeting starts with refreshments and a time to visit with other members and visitors. A short business meeting starts at 10 a.m., followed by door prizes and show and tell. This month's program features a member of our guild, Susan Copeland demonstrating sewing fabric post cards with a workshop following program. Visitors are welcome to come and join us. Meeting is at the Westhill Church of Christ fellowship hall. For questions or more information, call  Eddie Sue Pryor (254)578-1239.

March 4

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Site open from 2 until 7 p.m. to assist the elderly and low income file their tax returns at the Corsicana YMCA. To schedule an appointment, call  281-682-0928.

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