Corsicana — The Corsicana Newcomers' Club will celebrate its 25th Anniversary with a dinner/dance and auction at the Corsicana Country Club from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. This group welcomes all new Corsicana area residents to acquaint them with their neighbors and to foster an interest in the social and civic affairs of the community. Boasting one of its largest memberships ever, this Club is raising funds to support community charities and this event will top off our year. Everyone is invited to make a reservation and come bid on such fantastic items as a guided fishing trip, small kitchen appliances, a two-man bird shoot, hand-made quilts and a YMCA membership plus many other items! Don your dancing shoes and Sunday best attire and join us for a fun-filled celebration. Tickets are $25 per person to enjoy a scrumptious buffet by Chef Leon and lively tunes by Todd Jones and the Groove Tones, not to mention supporting our community charities. Call Marge Oslick at (903) 872-3508 for more information, to make a reservation or to donate an item for the auction!
First United Methodist Church, Wortham will have its Annual Fall Festival and Barbecue at 5 p.m. Barbecue is served from 5 to 7 p.m., and a quilt raffle will be held with $1 tickets, or six for $5. There will also be a cake auction.
Gospel Jubilee will be held at Martins Music Hall, 102 S. Beaton, with doors opening at 6 p.m. The show begins at 7 p.m. and tickets are $10 each. Featured artist is Bella Voce (beautiful voice), Janet, Joanna and Cathy, as well as Eternal River Band and Carolyn Cobb. The regularly featured Heavenly Highways Band comprised of Elias Lowe, Gary Poe, and Jody Thomas will appear as well.
VFW Post 3366 will have its regular,end of the month, Saturday night dance on October 27th. Heart of Texas Road Gang will be providing the best in country music. Dance will be from 8 p.m. to 12 midnight in the ballroom. There is no cover charge but donations will be accepted to help with band cost. Come out and enjoy good dance music!!