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September 8, 2013

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Corsicana — Wortham  Blues Festival will be held in downtown Wortham, with gates opening at 3 p.m., and the first band set to play at 5 p.m.

The Calico Dance Team of CHS will host a Dance Clinic from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. with registration at 8:30 a.m. at the Calico dance studio at CHS. Parent showoffs will be held at 12 noon in the Calico Dance studio. Participants will perform at the pre-game show of the Friday, Sept. 27 Varsity game (Pink-Out Game) and stay in the stands with the Calico dance team until their signature half-time performance. There will be two performances: girls grades K to third will do a routine, and grades 4 to 6 will perform a routine. Report time is 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27 on the end zone opposite the field house. Girls wear clinic shirt, black shorts/pants (weather permitting) with hair back. Registration is $35 and includes a T-shirt and refreshments. There will be a special rate for those who bring two or more girls.

Sept. 17

Jose Antonio Chapter, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, will meet at 2 p.m. at 416 W. Third Ave., Corsicana.

Sept. 18

James Blair Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will sponsor the United States Constitution Luncheon at 12 noon at the Kinsloe House. Program chairman Suzanne Smith has announced that Chatfield native Robert Jones will be the speaker for the special event. The Thomas Meredith Chapter, Colonial Dames XVII Century, will attend the special United States Constitution Luncheon.

Sept. 21

Corsicana Vendor’s Day will have a Corsicana-Navarro County Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting/grand opening at it inaugural show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 801 N. 13th Street (original KMart building) Pegasus Ballroom. This show will house 73 vendors, so make plans now to come out and shop.

Mustang and Mildred VFDs will hold a fundrasier at Lake Halbert from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be a car/bike show sponsored by Cars of Navarro County, a Ranch 106.9 Ice Cream “cookoff,” food, bands, water slides and other kid’s activities, as well as an auction with guns, deer stands, deer feeders and more.

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