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November 1, 2012

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Corsicana — The Navarro County Genealogy Society will meet at 10 a.m. for its quarterly meeting. After a business meeting to elect officers a program on cemeteries will be presented by Norman and Dana Stubbs. Information on local Navarro County Cemeteries will be shared in the program along with important landmarks in the area to aid in genealogy research. A light lunch will be served followed by an outing to a nearby cemetery for a demonstration on how to locate unmarked graves by way of “grave witching/dowsing.” If you would like to take part in this activity please bring a pair of brass or metal clothes hangers to the meeting. For more information, please contact Lea Murray at (903) 654-4808.

Big C Jamboree will take place at 7 p.m. at Martins Music Hall, 201 S. Beaton. Special guest this month will be Sissy Perry and Debbie Carter, appearing with Chuck Wiginton, Zanada Tally Schoppert, Ron Sikes, Joe Honea, Jody Thomas, Fred Hayes, Billy Roy Mitcham, Stan Lawhon, and Bobby Fluker, emcee. For more information, call (903) 641-1538. Admission is $10 per person.

Nov. 12

Woodmen of the World Lodge 5's Thanksgiving meeting will be at the Lone Star Room of the Kenneth Walker Dining Hall at Navarro College at 6 p.m.  You must RSVP for this catered meal, please call Trudy at (903) 874-7050 to give a head count by Nov. 5.  Don't be late.

Nov. 13

Navarro Regional Hospital will hold a Diabetes Prevention Workshop once monthly for people with pre-diabetes or at risk for diabetes. These classese will be held on the second Tuesday of each month from 5 to 7 p.m. The Diabetes Self-Management Comprehensive Program is an ongoing class for patients diagnosed with diabetes. Please call (903) 654-4556 for further information or to register for either of these classes.

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1009 will meet at 7 p.m. at the Sirloin Stockade, 2508 West Seventh Ave, Corsicana. Membership is open to U.S. armed forces veterans who served on active duty (for other than training purposes) in the Republic of Vietnam between Feb. 28,1961 and May 7,1975, or in ANY duty location between Aug. 5,1964 and May 7,1975. The veteran must submit a copy of his/her DD Form 214 along with the application and dues. Members and guest are invited to come early and eat and visit prior to the meeting.

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