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Corsicana — Jan. 17

Navarro Regional Hospital’s Senior Circle Lunch and Learn for January will hold Part Two of a three-part dental series from 1 to 2 p.m. in the hospital classrooms. Presented by Justin Wright, DDS, this installment will cover “Great Alternatives: When a tooth can’t be saved, what can be done?” Light snacks will be served, call (903) 654-6892 to register.

Jan. 19

American Legion Post 22 will host a fish fry dinner with all the trimmings, including dessert, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the post, 632 N. Beaton St. The cost is $7 for adults, $5 for children over 5. Children under 5 eat free. Take-out dinners are available. A silent auction will also take place, and donations are welcome Veterans are urged to attend and join, and the public is welcome. For more information, call (903) 874-3938.

Jan. 21

The Navarro County Branch of the NAACP remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with “A Day of Celebration” to include a rally at Bunert Park at 10 a.m. with guest speaker the Rev. Kenneth Walton Jr., pastor of First Independent Baptist Church. Following will be a march to the MLK Center for an oratory contest at noon. Everyone is welcome to participate. For more informaton, contact George Burrell at (903) 874-2821.

Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance Corsicana will sponsor the Sixth Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at 6 p.m. at the Calvary Worship Center, 1364 North Beaton Street, Gary Johnson, pastor.  Pastor Charles Washington of Haynes Memorial Church of God In Christ of Mexia will be the guest speaker. “ A Day On, Not A Day Off,”  Living the Dream is the theme. Dairy G. Johnson, Sr., is chairman of the event. Co-Sponsors are Evangelist Cathy Douglas, Minister Margret Evans, Penny Liggins, Minister Valerie Horn, and Minister Orlando Williams. Rehearsal dates are January 7, and 14 at the Bethlehem Baptist Church at 7 p.m. The organizers are asking all church choirs to support this effort.

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