Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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June 6, 2014

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Corsicana — A listing of meetings and events of interest from throughout Navarro County.

June 7

Pickett Riding Club is ready to ride. Come out to the Streetman arena on FM 416 starting at 11 a.m. Events are Cloverleaf Barrels, Straightaway Barrels, Poles, Speed, Flag, Potato and Keyhole. Exhibitions are $3, events are $5, and there is a $25 membership per family if you would like to join Pickett Riding Club. Age groups will be 6 and under, 7-9, 10-12, 13-17, and 18 and over. In case of spotty weather, call before you haul. For more information, please contact Chris Wirtz at (903) 879-5654 or Kim Williams at 903-467-6865.

The American Legion, Post 22, 632 N. Beaton St., will hold its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the post. All members and prospective members are invited to attend. For further information call 903-874-3938 after 2 p.m. The American Legion Auxiliary will also hold a Garage Sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Funds are used to support veterans, active military and their families.

The Central Texas Challenger League has started sign-ups and player and volunteers forms can be picked up this week, and registration will be taken through the practice date. There will be no cost to participate. Practice will be held at the softball field at 8:30 a.m at the Kerens High School Softball Field off of State Highway 309, south of State Highway 31. The two-game season will take place over two Saturdays, June 14 and 21, at 8:30 a.m. each morning at the field. The baseball league is for boys and girls 8 to 18 (or still in school) from Navarro, Henderson and Freestone counties with mental or physical handicaps. Application forms can be picked up at area schools through special education teachers, or at Innovative Therapies, Custom T’s or the Corsicana Daily Sun. For people or businesses interested in making a donation, or for more information, contact President Deena Davis at (903) 879-4296.

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