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March 6, 2013

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Corsicana — March 8

The Navarro County Retired Teachers Association will meet at 9:45 a.m. at Northwest Apartment Community Center, 1360 Northwest Ave. The speaker for the program will be Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner. All former school employees are invited.

March 9

Collins Middle School Eighth Grade Washington D.C. Trip will hold a Vendor Event Fundraiser at the Collins Middle School cafeteria from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ( trip isJune 11-14th). There are 25 vendors committed thus far, and there will be a bake sale and Barbecue plate lunches as well. Proceeds from sales will go toward the cost of the trip.  

Lonestar Cowboy Church, 4495 W. Hwy 22, will hold a Play Day. Books open at 10 a.m., Play Day will start at 11 a.m. All ages are welcome. For more information, contact Scott Reed at (903) 804-7377.

VFW Post 3366 will host a dance from 8 to 12 midnight. Frankly Country will be the band! Cover charge will be $5 and as always donations will be accepted to help pay the band. The band plays traditional country, oldies and some rock and roll for you to dance to! Come out and enjoy!!

Navarro County Genealogy Society will hold its general meeting at 10 a.m. at the Corsicana Public Library. Mary Sixwomen Blount will speak to the society about the Apalachicola Creek Indians who were removed from Florida to Texas in 1834. She will address as well methods for researching American Indian heritage. She has recently retired as tribal leader of the Apalachicola Indians having served as chief since 1985. The public is invited. There is no attendance charge and all are welcome.

Angels of Corsicana Troop Support will hold a packing at 9 a.m. at the Angel Room, located at 1020 N. Bus. 45. All ages are welcome. Please bring the name of a military member serving in harm’s way with you to the packing so we can do a gift box for our military members. These will be our Easter boxes. For further information, call Jean O’Connor at (903) 851-2560.

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