Thanksgiving Day

1621 Today, Americans gather with family and friends to celebrate a uniquely American holiday — Thanksgiving!  While there are records of days or moments of Thanksgiving in America held as far back as 1541, our modern observance is based on that held by the Pilgrims in 1621. We are blessed that historical accounts of this Pilgrim Thanksgiving celebration have been preserved for us.  For example, historian Benson Lossing recounted:  “[T]he Pilgrims at Plymouth rejoiced in an abundance of food in the autumn of 1621, the first year of their settlement.  Thereby, their hearts were filled with gratitude, and after the […]

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Required Notice – Notice of Address for Filing Applications

The following notice is for any Republican Candidates wishing to file for office with the Republican Party Of Navarro County. Candidates wishing to file for office May do so between the hours of 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM with the County Chair at 814 S Main Street, Corsicana, TX between the dates of December 2nd and December 8th. December 9th is the last day to file in person or by mail at 6:00 PM. We will be at the Republican Party Headquarters located at 111-B , West 3rd Ave., Corsicana, TX, this day from 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM to […]

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Honor America’s Veterans

Veteran’s Day November 11 The Korean War Memorial in Washington D.C. reminds us:  “Freedom is not free!”  Americans have long understood this, and across the generations, millions of men and women — serving as soldiers, sailors, and airmen — have chose to serve their fellow citizens by entering the U.S. military.  They have been willing to give their time, talents, and even their lives to protect America and her cherished freedoms.  To honor these courageous patriots, November 11, is set aside as Veteran’s Day. World War I, then normally referred to simply as The Great War (no one could imagine […]

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Candidate Information Packets Available for GOP Candidates

Hello to all of our potential Republican Candidates for the March 2020 Primary: Candidate Information Packets are available for pickup by appointment or via email. Candidates wishing to set an appointment for packet pickup may contact Navarro County Republican Party Chairman, Eric R Meyers, at 903-872-6571 ext. 3510 or by clicking here to email us your request. Your request for a candidate packet does not mean you have officially declared for office. The following local elected positions are open for filing beginning on Saturday, November 9th, 2019 at the Republican Party Headquarters at 111-B West 3rd Ave., Corsicana, TX, 75110 […]

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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, 205. 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 […]

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Navarro County Republican Women

The next meeting of the Navarro County Republican Women will be: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 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.     Make your lunch reservations by Saturday, January 25, with Nancy Smith; Call her at (903) 872-4523. or E-mail janbarlow@aol.com, or NCRW Facebook message; Lunch is $7 at the door. Bring a friend to lunch!! The organization is open to all Republican women of Navarro County. Everyone who is interested […]

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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 2020 January 28 March 24 May 26 September 22 October 27 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 Marla Woolsey PAC Treasurer […]

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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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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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