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!
The newly organized Silver Dems will meet at 5 p.m. at the Navarro Democratic Party HQ at 416A W. Third Street (1 blk W of Court House). We will be socializing and munching from plates that you bring so be generous with the sweet treats and wear your best smile. We will soon be approving by-laws and electing officers and committees so your leadership skills will be needed. Come and join the party! The group’s main purpose is to discuss and protect issues important to folks over 50 years young and educate ourselves on benefits from the government and civilian organizations that are available and earned by senior citizens and veterans.
The Navarro County Republican Women welcome Rafael Cruz, Father of Ted Cruz, as the special Guest Speaker on Tuesday, Oct. 30 at The Remington, 122 West Third Avenue, Corsicana. Social hour begins at 11:30 a.m. Lunch and meeting 12 Noon to 1 p.m. Everyone is invited. No RSVP is necessary. Lunch is $7 at the door. Mr. Cruz spoke at the U.S. Senate Forum held by the Navarro County Republican Women in April 2012, and he is a powerful and inspirational speaker. We will also be discussing this most important election season and how we can participate. We must all vote and help encourage others to vote!!