Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

Latest News

November 1, 2012

Local Beat

Corsicana —

Nov. 1-3

The Navarro College Department of Theatre presents Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple directed by Daryl R. Worley. Each performance begins at 7 p.m. All performances will be given in the Black Box Theatre, located on the second floor of the AB Building, just above the NC Bookstore. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Seating is limited, so please arrive early. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

Nov. 3

Navarro County NAACP presents the Fifth Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, 1114 E. Sixth Ave., Corsicana at 7 p.m. at the MLK Center. The theme is “Your power, your vote, your decision.” Speaker will be Dr. Jamal Randy Allen Rasheed, Ph.D. The branch will also be honoring Mr. Leonard and Glynda Dixon, and two special families of the community. Tickets are $20. Dinner will be served.

Northland Communications is proud to present Movie Night on the Green at 6:30 p.m. There will be a showing of Madagascar 3 at Fullerton-Garrity Park Amphitheater, with free popcorn and drinks. Admission is free — simply bring friends and family, blanket or lawn chair, and canned food for the Food Pantry.

Emhouse Community Center will hold a Fish Fry Fundraiser beginning at 11:30 a.m. Please come out and support the community center by purchasing fish and all the trimmings.

Applebee’s is hosting a blood drive on from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at 1901 I-45 in the parking lot on the Carter BloodCare bus. Every blood donor will receive a free $5 gift card to Applebee’s. For more information or to schedule an appointment time, contact Jamie Weaver at (903) 872-7630.

Corsicana’s Annual Harvest Festival and Car Show/Food Drive will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration for the car show ends at 1 p.m. at the Corsicana Visitor’s Center (South end of Beaton and Seventh Ave.). There will be food vendors, music, and lots of awards for the best factory hot rod, best import, best bike and more. Registration is $10 with a donation to the Navarro County Food Pantry. For more information on the car show, call (214) 418-5775. For addition information on the Harvest Festival please visit www.corsicanamainstreet.org/pumpkin-patch.html.

1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Text Only
Latest News
  • TAMU.jpg Aggie Muster taking place Monday at Cook Center

    Former students of Texas A&M University will assemble in Corsicana on Monday, April 21, for the annual Texas Aggie Muster to honor all Texas Aggies who have passed away within the last year.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • CISD Trustees to meet Monday

    The Corsicana Independent School District Board of Trustees will meet in a regular session at 6 p.m. Monday at the administration building, 601 N. 13th St.

    April 19, 2014

  • Cancer Center Relay 1 Relay for Life fundraiser hits home as O'Neills offer drawing for weekend at guesthouse in Kemah

    Ten bucks. What will it get you these days? Maybe lunch. An eighth of a tank of gas. A pound of bacon. What about a beautiful weekend trip near the Texas coast? While helping an incredible local cause? You bet.

    April 18, 2014 3 Photos

  • Friday morning fire damages home

    A home in the 1700 block of West Ninth Avenue in Corsicana was damaged by an early morning fire Friday.

    April 18, 2014

  • 4-20 West Jump 1.jpg West honors 15 killed in year-ago explosion

    Rev. Terry McElrath heard the deafening boom. The pastor spun around and saw a column of smoke billowing into the sky above his small Texas town. He immediately thought, "Somebody has died tonight."

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-18-14 Campbell Award.jpg Campbell named ‘Texas Aviator of the Year’

    It was quite an honor for Corsicana's “Dr. Dave.” The longtime Corsicana physician, and namesake of C. David Campbell Field at the Corsicana airport was named 2014 Texas Aviator of the Year by the Texas Department of Transportation.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-18-14 Hop 1.jpg Kids at Hop Downtown offer insights into holiday

    The Hop Downtown, sponsored by the Main Street Office and local businesses, was colorful, loud and joyous, with Easter Bunny photos, free eggs, cookies, a bounce house and face painting Thursday afternoon in downtown Corsicana.

    April 17, 2014 3 Photos

  • 4-18-14 Wesley UMC.jpg Two churches set to close

    Two local United Methodist churches are going through the early stages of closing their doors.
    Barry United Methodist Church and Wesley United Methodist Church in north Corsicana are both ending their ministries, according to their respective pastors.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-18-14 NavarroRegional.jpg Baker named hospital ‘Employee of Year’

    Navarro Regional Hospital has named Sandy Baker as 2013 Employee of the Year. This award is the highest honor bestowed on a hospital employee each year. Baker was chosen from among 327 fellow employees for the honor.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Church News for Friday, April 18, 2014

    News and announcements submitted by congregations throughout Navarro County.

    April 17, 2014