Corsicana — The American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 6 p.m. at the post, 632 N. Beaton St. Business items include election of officers for the 2014-2015 year and the fundraiser for June. All members are urged to attend and participate. Also on May 3, a Cajun dinner of gumbo, salad and desert will be served beginning at 6 p.m. at $7 per plate. This is to say thanks and will benefit the Auxiliary. Hope to see you at both occasions.
The Corsicana Newcomers' Club Lunch Bunch will meet at Carpenter's Hamburgers at 11:30 a.m. Bring your appetite but call Pat Schroeder at 903-872-9663 first to save you a spot.
The Navarro County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 11:30 a.m. At the Northwest Apartments Community Center, 1360 Northwest Ave. A catered lunch will be served. Reservations are required and may be made by calling treasurer Kathy Huffman at (903) 654-2849 by Tuesday, May 6. Cost for the luncheon is $7.50. Laura Rothrock, District XII president, Retired Teachers Association, will give an update on the State Convention. State and local dues will be accepted; State $35, local $10. All retired school employees are invited to attend.
Oakwood Odyssey, presented by the Navarro County Genealogical Society and Liz Gillespie Genealogy Department, is a walking tour of a section of the old historic Oakwood Cemetery in Corsicana. You will be guided by volunteers who will lead you down the path to meet past residents of our city who left their mark on our town, county and state. Tickets are $10 each. Call (903) 654-4808 to get your tour booked now. First come first serve. Tours will begin at 5:30 p.m., with the last tour starting at 8:30 p.m. Wear walking shoes for comfort.
The City of Richland will hold an election on Saturday, May 10 at the Civic Center, 103 W. Main, Richland from 7 a.m. To 7 p.m. To elect a Mayor and two council members. Early voting will take place April 28 and May 5 from 7 a.m. To 7 p.m., and April 29 through May 2 from 9 a.m. To 2 p.m.