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February 20, 2014

Local Beat 2/21/14

Corsicana — Jury Duty notices:

The County Court-At-Law jury panel for Judge Amanda Putman called for Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, has been dismissed. You do not need to report.

Feb. 22

The American Legion Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will host Karaoke Night with Country Sue from 8 p.m. to midnight. For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m. Like us on Facebook (American Legion Post 22 Johnson-Wiggins).

The G.W. Jackson Multicultural Society Inc. presents A Gospel Extravaganza — Make a Joyful Noise through song and dance at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 at the IOOF Event Center. Scheduled to perform are  Mattie Robinson, concert pianist/vocalist of Austin; The Gospel Five, Chosen Ministry of Navarro College, M. Jackson and M. Bell, Lifeline Church Praise Dancers, and Corsicana Community Youth Choir, Orlando Williams. Tickets are $15 per person or two for $25. For more information please call (903) 641-6607 or (903) 874-2821.

Chatfield Tupelo Community Center will hold its annual Chili Supper at 6 p.m. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for kids 12 and under. Chili entries are due by 5:30 p.m.

 Dawson Friends of Youth will hold a Fundraiser Supper and Auction for FFA and 4-H at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Dawson High School Cafeteria.

Navarro County Democratic Party invites the public to a reorganization meeting at 2 p.m. at the Corsicana Public Library, 100 N. 12th St. Special guest will be David E. Cozad, Democratic nominee for U.S. Congress Texas District 6 and his field director.

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.

Feb. 24

Emhouse Community Center will hold its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. The guest speakers are Jason Grant and Ryan Douglas. Bring a dish and come enjoy fellowship, food and informative chat.

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