The Cherokee County Republican Club is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Hong Kong Buffet, 1644 S. Jackson St. in Jacksonville. The guest speaker will be Republican candidate for Cherokee County District Attorney Rachel Patton. Officer elections for 2013-14 will follow. For more information, call 903-721-2467 or 903-683-6870.
BLACK LEADERSHIP SPOKESMAN TO SPEAK AT GRASSROOTS FRIDAY
Stacy Swimp, a spokesperson for Project 21, will be the guest speaker.
“Project 21 promotes the views of black Americans whose entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to family and commitment to individual responsibility has not traditionally been echoed by the nation’s civil rights establishment, according to the release.”
Swimp is the president of the Frederick Douglass Society, a public policy and education institution advocate for all Americans to learn and work.
SENATE CANDIDATES’ DEBATE TUESDAY
The one-hour debate will be carried live from 7 to 8 p.m. on WFAA-TV (DFW), KVUE (Austin) and Texas Cable News (TXCN). In addition, the debate will be streamed live and archived on the websites operated by these broadcast and cable companies, and on the website operated by The Dallas Morning News.
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