Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

July 26, 2013

American Legion to host 9-11 memorial

From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun

Corsicana — Johnson-Wiggins American Legion Post 22 of Corsicana will host its Second Annual 9-11 Never Forget Memorial Service on Sept. 7, 2013 at the Post, 632 N. Beaton St. The Memorial Service will start at 2 p.m. commemorating the victims of the attack on America and the American military service personnel who have died in the war against terrorism while other members of the service continue to fight.

Included in the day’s activities will be The Carter Blood Mobile Unit on site from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for blood donations, the Veterans Tribute motorcycle (www.veteranstributemotorcycle.com) will be on display, MeMaws Misfits will dance, there will be a silent auction and there will be several cook-off events featuring brisket, ribs, beans, Casi and Local chilis. They have vendor spaces (20’ x 20’) available also.

For information on the cook-off events, vendor spaces, donations for the silent auction, volunteering or becoming a sponsor call the American Legion at (903) 874-3938 or come by the Post at 632 N. Beaton St.