U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Comes To Corsicana

August 27, 2018 By Steve Jessup U.S. Senator Ted Cruz stopped in Corsicana on Monday afternoon August 27 at ‘Across The Street Bistro’ in Corsicana on his campaign between Dallas and Houston.  He quickly reviewed four remarkable conservative legislation accomplishments of the U.S. Senate and President Donald Trump: Tax Cuts Regulatory pulled back Obamacare individual mandate repealed Appointment of U.S. Supreme Court justices. Any one of these accomplishments would be remarkable, demonstrating ‘Anything Is Possible.’ The 2018 Tax Reform Bill, signed December 22, 2017, is the largest tax cut in a generation was passed.  The child tax credit was doubled […]

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Brent Thompson Bronze Closer to Completion

By Deanna Kirk — Corsicana Daily Sun August 25, 2018   The bronze sculpture of Corsicana’s son DART Officer Brent Thompson is progressing, and another push will be made to raise funds for the project at the Aggie Steak Cookoff Saturday at the IOOF Event Center. The Navarro County A&M Club representative Mark Watson reported at the the most recent meeting of the Brent Thompson Memorial Bronze statue committee that they are accepting some sports items from Texas A&M University such as helmets, signed footballs, etc. to be auctioned off at the Aggie Steak dinner.  “The Navarro Community Foundation will […]

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Navarro County Republicans Elects 2018 Officers — Talks Unity

By Mark Archibald – Corsicana Daily Sun Local Republicans held an organizational meeting at Navarro County Republican Headquarters in Corsicana Saturday June 30. All regular reports were accepted and new 2018 bylaws consistent with the Republican Party of Texas were adopted in the business portion of the meeting. Eric R. Meyers was formally sworn-in as the Chairman of the Navarro County Republican Party by Tom Gray, Chief Justice of the Tenth Court of Appeals. Meyers was elected Chairman, winning nearly 70 percent of the vote over incumbent Chris Baldwin in the 2018 Republican Primary election.         Meyers […]

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Ted Cruz Lauds Trump Administration’s Seven Major Victories

By Joshua Gill — The Daily Caller June 7, 2018 Republican Senator Ted Cruz of Texas praised the Trump administration Thursday June 7 for seven major victories he said it accomplished “for faith, for family — for the values that we share.” Cruz made the remarks at the ‘2018 Road to Majority’ conference hosted by the Faith & Freedom Coalition.  He lauded the current presidential administration for making significant advances for the protection of religious liberty, individual rights concerning education and family, the defense of the unborn and foreign policy that reversed Obama-era deals. “Let’s start with number one — […]

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Bronze For Brent Thompson: Statue in the Works for Slain DART Officer

By Deanna Kirk – Corsicana Daily Sun February 2, 2018 Heroes have been memorialized and immortalized in bronze for generations, dating back to wars early in our nation’s history. So it is only fitting that a bronze is being sculpted in memory of DART Officer Brent Thompson, who was killed in the line of duty in Dallas the night of July 7, 2016. Thompson saved the lives of fellow officers and peaceful protesters that night from a crazed gunman, but gave his own life in the process. The son of Sam and Paulette Thompson, Brent grew up in Corsicana. His […]

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