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May 16, 2013

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Corsicana — The Emhouse 53rd School Reunion will be held at 11 a.m. at the Taylorosa Event Center on West Hwy. 22 and FM 744 in Corsicana. All faculty, students and friends are welcomed to attend and share some time to relive those wonderful years at Emhouse School. At our last reunion we had school students from 1941 through 1959 when the school closed. Everyone is asked to bring a favorite dish to share a great meal with our friends. Dinner will begin at 12 noon after gathering at 11 a.m., and we’ll be dismissed by 2 p.m. Please make plans to attend.

The First Annual Brittany Averitt Scholarship Fund Golf Tournament will be held with shotgun starts at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. It’s a four-man scramble, with lunch included for the golfers and barbecue sandwiches for sale. There will also be a raffle and silent auction. Something for everyone whether you golf or not, bar olympics with pool, darts and washers. Funds raised will go to a scholarship fund for Sam Houston State University in Brittany Averitt’s name.

Goodlow Community will celebrate its second annual MayFest. It will begin at 10 a.m. and continue through the day. Booth spaces are available for rent at $35 per space until May 17. Contact (903) 396-7862 to inquire about booth spaces. MayFest will take place at 201 S. Hwy 309 at the Goodlow Community Center. Come join us for a day of food, fun and activities.

The Telico Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting at the cemetery beginning at 12 Noon, with a covered dish lunch. Cemetery gates will open at 10 a.m. A business meeting and election of Officers and the Executive Committee will follow lunch at 1 p.m.  Anyone interested in this historic cemetery and the Old Telico Church located on the grounds is encouraged to attend.  If you or members of your family cannot attend, donations may be sent to the Telico Cemetery Association, P. O. Box 1421, Ennis, TX  75120.

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