The American Legion, Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St. will host a New Years Eve party with Byron Haynie providing the music from 8:00 p.m. to closing. There is a $5 entry fee that includes champagne and party favors. Come on out, enjoy the good music, party with us and help to ring the New Year. For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m. Like us on Facebook (American Legion Post 22 Johnson-Wiggins). And Check out our Web Site at www.americanlegionpost22johnson-wiggins.com.
VFW Post 3366 will host its annual New Year’s Eve dance on Tuesday, Dec. 31 2013 from 8 p.m. till the New Year 2014. Heart of Texas Road Gang will be the entertainment for the evening!.Traditional country at its finest. Tickets are $15 in advance or at the door. Tables can be reserved from now till the 31st. Tickets can be bought from the bartender in the post canteen. We are located on Veterans Drive off of West Hwy. 31 in Corsicana. Party favors and snacks will be provided. Get your tickets early for best choice of seating.
Blooming Grove Crime Watch will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Historical Society building. Speaker is Navarro County Sheriff's Deputy Melanie Cagle.
The American Red Cross will hold a Corsicana Community Blood Drive from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 701 W. Second Ave. For an appointment call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
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, Jan. 14, 2014 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.
Training for VITA volunteers (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) will take place from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Navarro College. VITA site opens Jan. 28 through April 15. Volunteers would act as tax preparers for qualifying low income and elderly individuals. Shifts to work the VITA site are on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 5 p.m. or 5 to 7 p.m.