Kinsloe House members to hold program Feb. 6
The Furnishings Committee, headed by Donna Ingram with Cecelia Alexander, Shirley Barnes, Kathryn Corley, Linda Fannin, Carolyn French, Corinne Lee, Jan Moore, Edna Richardson, Ruth Scott, Jo Skews, and Carlene Woolf will have their program on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 at 12 noon.
Members who attend will enjoy a presentation by Lt. Ken Authier, with the Texas DPS. Lt. Authier is a very interesting speaker. His presentation will be on Personal Safety. He always presents his information in such a way that it relates to all of us.
Members must make their reservations or cancellations by 12 noon, Feb. 5, 2013 by calling the Kinsloe House at (903) 874-5791.
Daughters of the American Revolution to meet twice in February
James Blair Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will have two meetings in February 2013. The first meeting will take place at the Kinsloe House on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 3 p.m. American History Essay Winners will be presented awards by the program chairman Sandra Curtis. Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizens from high schools will be introduced by program chairman Margaret Thomas. Hostesses for the meeting will be Virginia Ray and Jane Taylor.
The second meeting of the organization will be held Feb. 27, 2013 at 3 p.m. at the home of Suzanne Smith, 603 Mills Place. New members in the James Blair Chapter will be honored at this special bi-annual event called the George Washington Tea. Hostesses for the tea are Beth Chapman, Geneva Davis, Lynda Green, Mellie Howard, Donna Ingham, Billie Love McFerran, Betty Partain, Mary Lou Sanders, Gelene Simpson, Jane Taylor, Margaret Thomas and Jan Warren.
City proposes route changes for Clean-Up Day
For more than 10 years, Navarro County and the City of Corsicana have co-hosted a county-wide clean-up day. For most residents, it means an opportunity to take their bulk trash to the city’s landfill for free.
City to consider rules for airport, swear in new attorney
The Corsicana City Council will swear in the new city attorney, and consider requests for money from local charities when the group meets in regular session at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the council chambers of the Government Center, 200 N. 12th St. The new city attorney will be Kerri Anderson Donica. She ran unopposed for the position, along with Municipal Judge Mike Russell.
CISD to hire architects for new campus
The Corsicana ISD Board of Trustees will consider selecting an architectural firm for the new middle school when the group meets in regular session at 6 p.m. Monday, 601 North 13th Street.
New pocket park planned
A former plumbing supply shop that has since become nothing more than one wall and one partial wall, is going to become the latest city park in Corsicana.
Navarro College students to attend prestigious piano academy
They’re different as daylight and dark — she loves soccer and history, he loves math and science. She hails from Flower Mound, he from Malaysia. She is bubbly, outgoing and excited; he is a bit shy, somewhat reserved.
• A woman was arrested for trying to interfere in the serving of two felony warrants around noon Thursday at an apartment at 4301 W. Highway 31.
May 15 to July 31
The Navarro Council of the arts presents "With Six You Get Eggrolls" A Fine Art Exhibit featuring the works of Helen Albritton, Barbara Jones, Gladys Espenson, Deb Miller, Stephanie Ford, and Margie Taylor at the Warehouse Gallery from May 15 to July. Exhibit is free and open to the public daily.
Monday jury for Judge Lagomarsino dismissed
Jury for District Court Judge James Lagomarsino for Monday, May 20, 2013 has been dismissed.
Texas residents missing after tornadoes found safe
People who were missing in the wake of the destructive tornadoes in North Texas have been found safe, officials said Friday, but they didn't indicate when residents of one hard-hit neighborhood will be allowed to return to survey damage to their homes.
Police department open house Tuesday
The renovation of the Corsicana Police Department got a bit more involved than it was originally intended to. An error with some concrete resulted in water flooding city hall, and forcing replacement of carpeting and flooring. As well, the renovations quickly led to renovations of the municipal court, as well.
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