U.S. Congressman Ron Wright: Navarro College is “Model for Education”

By Mark Archibald September 7, 2019 After hearing from students, faculty, staff, and the administration during a stop at Navarro College Thursday September 5, U.S. Congressman Ron Wright (R-TX) told onlookers that he would go back to Washington D.C., using Navarro College as the model of how to reform the country’s education system. Wright, a Tarrant County Republican, represents Texas’ Sixth District, which includes Navarro County.  The first term Congressman recently announced his re-election bid.  Wright, who serves on the education committee in the House, discussed the rising cost of higher education and student debt, and other subjects after the […]

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Candidate Filing for Elected County Office for Primary Election 2020

If you are interested in running for a Navarro County office, the filing period is from Saturday November 9 to Monday December 9 at 6:00 PM to file for office in the March 3, 2020 Republican Primary Election.  You can request a filing form by E-mailing info@navgop.com and it will be E-mailed to you. Before any preliminary expenses, file your Appointment of Treasurer form with the Elections Administrator. The Republican Party Of Navarro County will host a BBQ style lunch for those candidates filing for office at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Saturday November 9, 2019 at Republican Headquarters,  […]

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Precinct Chair Filing for Primary Election 2020

If you are interested in running for a Republican Party of Navarro County Precinct Chair position OR would like to continue serving, the filing period is from Tuesday September 10 to Monday December 9 at 6:00 PM to file for office in the March 3, 2020 Republican Primary Election.  You can request a filing form by E-mailing info@navgop.com and it will be E-mailed to you. Current Precinct Chair vacancies are 105, 201, 202, 204, 206,  301, 304, and 306. Precinct Chairs are vital to the overall structure of each county Republican Party!  Becoming a Precinct Chair is more than a […]

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Navarro County Republican Women

The next meeting of the Navarro County Republican Women will be: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 11:30am – 1:00pm at the Republican Headquarters, located at 111-B West 3rd Avenue, in downtown Corsicana. Social time and lunch begins at 11:30am, with the meeting and program to begin promptly at noon.   Guest speaker will be Karen Watson.  She is a lifelong Republican, who has been a delegate to the Republican National Convention representing Texas.  She has authored many books, such as “Being Black in the Age of Obama.” Make your lunch reservations by Saturday, September 21, with Nancy Smith; Call her […]

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Navarro County Republican Women General Information

Meeting Dates and Officers Working and winning together for Navarro County, the great state of Texas, and the United States of America. NCRW Meeting Dates for 2019 January 22 March 26 May 28 September 24 October 22 For each meeting, social time and lunch begins at 11:30 AM, followed by the meeting and program at noon. Make lunch reservations by contacting Nancy Smith at 903-872-4523 or janbalow@aol.com. Lunch is $7 at the door. Contact Information: Janice Barlow: 903-345-9271 or janbarlow@aol.com Nancy Smith: 903-872-4523 Officers: Janice Barlow President and Communications Liz Smith Vice President / Program Chair open PAC Treasurer / […]

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Join the NCRW

YES, I want to join NAVARRO COUNTY REPUBLICAN WOMEN Annual Membership dues $25.00 for 2019 Name: _______________________________________________________________ Address:______________________________________________________________ City:____________________________________ST___________Zip______________ Husband’s First Name:__________________ Your Occupation:______________________ Home Phone:__________________________ Cell Phone:_________________________ Email:________________________________________________________________ Please return this form and your check for $25, payable to Navarro County Republican Women. Mail to:  NCRW Treasurer P.O. Box 1272 Corsicana, TX 75151 Political ad paid for by Navarro County Republican Women, PAC. P. O. Box 1272, Corsicana, TX 75151. Contributions are not tax deductible as charitable contributions for Federal Income Tax purposes. Corporate contributions are not permitted. Not authorized by any candidate or committee.

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Brent Thompson Bronze Statue Unveiled

By Megan Hempel and Guy Chapman — Corsicana Daily Sun July 30, 2019 Officers from Dallas and DART joined local law enforcement agencies as the Corsicana Parks and Recreation Department and friends and family of the late Brent Thompson, unveiled a bronze statue in his honor Saturday July 27 on the corner of Sixth Avenue and Beaton Street. Corsicana native Officer Brent Thompson of the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Police Department was killed in the line of duty July 7, 2016 during a shootout with a man who had just killed three Dallas police officers and wounded three others with […]

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State Representative Cody Harris hosts Town Hall Meeting

By Mark Archibald — Corsicana Daily Sun July 26, 2019 State Representative Cody Harris (R-Palestine) stressed local control and the need for open dialogue Tuesday July 23 during a town hall with Navarro County constituents held at the Corsicana & Navarro County Area Chamber Of Commerce. Harris talked in detail about property tax reduction and education funding reform legislation, which were priorities during the eighty-sixth Legislative session.  By passing Senate Bill 3, the state increased its share of funding for public education into the 40% range and set aside $2 billion to fund pay raises. “Every school district in House […]

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Birdwell Speaks to Navarro County Republicans

By Mark Archibald — Corsicana Daily Sun July 16, 2019 Texas State Senator Brian Birdwell wrapped up the Texas Legislature’s eighty-sixth session before taking questions from the audience during the Navarro County Republicans’ quarterly meeting July 9. Birdwell credited legislators for reducing the roll back tax rate for the first ti,me since 1981.  Reducing the roll back tax rate, now called the ‘voter approval tax rate’, means property owners will see relief on their tax bill.  In a chart provided, Birdwell showed the savings from a median home priced at $187,392 would be $735 to $1,066.  These changes will take […]

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Declaration Of Independence Signing

Happy July 4th

America’s Birthday On July 4, 1776, a group of Americans approved a document declaring the United States of America free from English rule.  This document was the Declaration of Independence, and we celebrate today this courageous action. The Declaration of Independence is the nation’s birth certificate.  Thomas Jefferson, the primary author of the Declaration, outlined its purpose: “When forced, therefore, to resort to arms for redress, an appeal to the tribunal of the world was deemed proper for our justification.  This was the object of the Declaration of Independence.  Not to find out new principles, or new arguments, never before […]

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