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May 1, 2014

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Corsicana — When Are We Going Home Ministry presents Paddle Boat and Fishing Fun Family Day at the Break N Free Camp in Rice, 4719 NE CR 1040, call for directions and give RSVP for lunch to (903) 422-6120. This event is free and open to all medically challenged, special needs, disabled children and foster children and their immediate siblings up to the age of 21. Lunch will be provided, just bring lawn chairs, yourself and your family. A playground is also available.

May 20

The Navarro County Republican Women invite you to join us at the Republican Headquarters, 111-B West Third Ave, to hear a program by The Honorable Amanda Putman, County Court at Law Judge.  Social time and lunch begin at 11:30 a.m. followed by the meeting and program beginning promptly at noon. Make your lunch reservations by contacting Margarita Patterson at 903-874-8785 or arcepark@peoplepc.com. Lunch is $7 at the door.  



May 22

The 10th Annual VOICE Spring Night Out will be held at 5:45 p.m. at The Cook Center. This event takes the place of the annual spring luncheon to celebrate the 10th year. Guests will be entertained by Suzie Humphreys and will selection of evening meal choices. Tables are $410 for 6 guests or individual tickets are $50. Call or email Gina Dieterichs at VOICE for more information 903-872-0180 or gdieterichs@voiceinc.org.

    Corsicana Newcomers' Club will host Jean O'Connor of Angels of Corsicana at our monthly meeting at the Kinsloe House at 11 am.  Jean will share with us all the wonderful outreach and support  this group has shown our troops for the past 10 years.  You don't want to miss this meeting.  Call Marge Oslick at 903-872-3508 for more information or reservations.

May 24

The Navarro County NAACP Branch 6209 has scheduled the Ross Breast Center Mammography Mobile Unit from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The mobile unit will be in front of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center, 1114 E. Sixth Ave., Corsicana. Please call Barbara Kelley at (903) 872-7973 to schedule an appointment.

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    Six people were arrested following the execution of a search warrant Thursday night by the Corsicana Police Department’s narcotics detectives, patrol officers and a Navarro County Sheriff’s deputy who works as a courtesy officer for the Arbors Apartment, 1300 N. 45th St.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-25-14 AgriLife additions.jpg AgriLife adds two new agents to Navarro office

    It’s been awhile since the AgriLife Extension office in Navarro County has been fully staffed, but it’s going great guns now.
    New to the staff are Meredith DeBorde, and Lorie Stovall, who will be heading up the 4-H programs and the family and consumer programs, respectively.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sheriff seeks salary shuffle

    Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner went to the County Commissioner’s budget workshop Thursday to ask for a change of how his officers are compensated, or, alternately, an 8 percent across-the-board raise.

    July 24, 2014

  • 7-25-14 CAC boat.jpg Floating a big fundraiser idea

    The big night is fast approaching for the 10 Grand Country Jam, an Aug. 2 fundraiser for the Child Advocates of Navarro County. What will make it a big night is the grand prize, a $31,000 pontoon boat.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Candelario Garcia Jr. (main) Honoring a hero

    Since March of this year, the family of Candelario Garcia Jr. has been so proud of him, they could burst.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • County Budget Commissioners start budget process

    The Navarro County Commissioner’s Court held its first budget workshop Wednesday, the first of a dozen or more over the next month or so.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-23-14 pianos main.jpg Public pianos invite players

    Corsicana has always been a musical town, with emphasis on country and western, rock and roll, bluegrass and Gospel, but now the parks and recreation department is moving towards bringing music to the masses in a different way. They’re going to put pianos downtown, on the sidewalks for anyone to play at random.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Navarro County 4-H Club holds event

    Texas A&M AgriLife Extention will hold Summer Exploration Days at the Navarro County Expo on Tuesday, July 29 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.

    July 22, 2014

  • New date for IPL Job Fair announced

    Tarrant Regional Water District IPL (integrated pipe line) Project will hold a Job Fair from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at The Cook Center.

    July 22, 2014

  • Making voting easier

    A new county-wide voting system would let voters cast a ballot at any polling place on election day, eliminating the need to drive to a specific precinct to vote.

    July 22, 2014

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