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• A man reported that he was threatened last Thursday around 6 p.m. in the 1200 block of North Business 45 by two other men he knew.
• Thieves burglarized some coin operated machines around 7 p.m. in the 1000 block of GW Jackson.
• An apartment was burglarized sometime Friday in the 1300 block of North 13th St.
• A push mower was stolen sometime between Sept. 18 and Friday from a business in the 100 block of North Seventh St.
• A woman reported that someone in her family tried to choke her around 1 p.m. Friday in the 2900 block of Navarro Drive.
• A man walking in the 800 block of South 15th at 7:15 Sept. 15 was approached by three people in a car who threatened him with a weapon and robbed him.
• A credit card was among the items stolen from a car Friday in the 2000 block of Fairfax.
• A suspicious person was trying to sell a toolbox at 2 a.m. Saturday in the 800 block of South 17th St. Police did not find the person.
• A woman who tried to pass another car by going over onto the right shoulder got hit when the car in front turned right at 5:43 p.m. Sept. 18 on 45th Street.
• An 18-wheeler registered in Fort Worth tried to go under the railroad trestle on First Avenue at Business 45 and got stuck just at 8 a.m. on Sept. 18.
• A car trying to make a U-turn in the parking lot of the First Baptist Church around 1:40 a.m. on Friday struck a light pole and made it turn on. The light had been broken and wasn’t working before the crash.
• A man reported that someone dumped more than five pounds of broken plastic car parts on his property Saturday in the 900 block of South Fifth St.
• During an argument, one of the parties pulled a knife, but was quickly disarmed, around 10:45 p.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of South 17th St. The victim didn’t want to press charges.
• Walmart shoplifters were stopped and arrested at 7 p.m. Saturday, at 8 p.m. Saturday, at 7:15 p.m. Sunday, and at 7:45 p.m. Sunday, 3801 W. Highway 31.
• A woman reported that someone she knew hit her in her eye at 9:30 p.m. Sunday in the 800 block of East 11th Ave.
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The Corsicana Independent School District Board of Trustees will meet in a regular session at 6 p.m. Monday at the administration building, 601 N. 13th St.
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Navarro Regional Hospital has named Sandy Baker as 2013 Employee of the Year. This award is the highest honor bestowed on a hospital employee each year. Baker was chosen from among 327 fellow employees for the honor.
Church News for Friday, April 18, 2014
News and announcements submitted by congregations throughout Navarro County.
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