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October 5, 2013

Local Beat 10/6/13

Corsicana — Through Oct. 25

Piecemaker’s 33rd Annual Quilt Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at the Warehouse Living Arts Center. Over 100 quilts on display from area quilters. Classes will be held occasionally, and raffle tickets are available for purchase for a chance at a beautiful, handmade quilt. WLAC is located at 119 West. Sixth Ave., Corsicana. For more information contact Susan Copeland at (214) 783-2721.

Oct. 6

Cars of Navarro County will hold a Car Show “Tribute to our Heroes” from 4 to 7 p.m. at the new Exxon Tiger Tote gas station on W. Seventh Ave. across from Atwoods. All proceeds will go to the Wounded Warrior Project. There will be 15 awards given at this show, and entry fee is $15 per vehicle. Cars, bikes, trucks, 4 by 4s, project vehicles, hot rods, muscle cars, rat rods, late model performance cars and daily drivers are all welcome to enter. For more information call (214) 418-5775, or “like” Cars of Navarro County on Facebook.

Oct. 8

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1009 will meet at 7 p.m. at the Sirloin Stockade, 2508 West Seventh Ave, Corsicana. Membership is open to U.S. armed forces veterans who served on active duty (for other than training purposes) in the Republic of Vietnam between Feb. 28,1961 and May 7,1975, or in ANY duty location between Aug. 5, 1964 and May 7,1975. The veteran must submit a copy of his/her DD Form 214 along with the application and dues. Members and guest are invited to come early and eat and visit prior to the meeting. We welcome any Veteran as an associate member who served honorably who does not meet the above criteria.

The National Association of Active/Retired Federal Employees, NARFE, Chapter 1191, will hold its monthly meeting at the Ryan's Buffet restaurant in Waxahachie from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For membership information in Corsicana call 903-874-3092.

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