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Corsicana — July 9

The Corsicana Emergency Corps., located at 416 South 12th Street in Corsicana, will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting at 7 p.m.   The general public is invited to attend.  Monthly meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.  For further information, please call (903) 872-5072.

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1009 will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at the Sirloin Stockade, 2508 W. 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.

Healthy Woman, a Navarro Regional Hospital resource, will meet from 12 noon to 1 p.m. at Napoli’s Restaurant. Bring $5 and receive a free gift, along with entering the door prize drawings and the Italian buffet lunch. Summer fun is in full swing but it’s also the busiest time for your local Emergency Department. Knowing what to do when an emergency arises, when and how to adminster medical care at home and when to head to the ER is important. Dr. Zachary Drain, M.D. and Chris George, trauma coordinator, will discuss common summertime urgent care issues from heat exhaustion to snake bites and the West Nile virus. Seating is limited so reserve your seat now by visiting NavarroHospital.com/HealthyWoman.

NARFE, National Association of Active/Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 1191, will hold its monthly meeting at Ryan’s Buffet in Waxahachie from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013.  Presley Donaldson, Texas Silverhaired Legislator, Hillsboro, will be our guest speaker.  Members and guests are welcome. For membership information contact the closest NARFE representative near to you, in Corsicana call (903) 874-3092.

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