Gold Star Family Monument Dedication Planned For the Weekend

From Staff Reports

PRESS RELEASE: An event celebrating the dedication of the Navarro County Gold Star Family Monument will take place at 12 p.m. Saturday, May 15 on the Navarro County Courthouse lawn, located at 300 W. Third Avenue.

The celebration is a special Armed Forces Day event for Central Texas as it features Hershel “Woody” Williams, the last living Medal of Honor recipient from World War II, and a hero of the Battle of Iwo Jima.

The Gold Star Family Monument honors families who have lost a soldier in combat or military service.

For more information on the event, visit the Texas Veteran’s Parade website.

Hershel “Woody” Williams will attend the Gold Star Monument Event on Saturday. – Courtesy photo

Please be sure to support those that support us here at the NCG and check out our advertisers:
Goin’ Postal | CANA Girl Speaks Podcast | Warehouse Living Arts Center | Salvation Army

Main Street Road Closure This Thursday for Strut Down Beaton Event
From Staff Reports There will be a street closure on Beaton Street …
Corsicana City Council Meets Monday, September 27
From Staff Reports The Corsicana City Council is scheduled to have a …
‘Boo on the Block’ Provides Annual Spooky Fun
By Guy Chapman – Navarro County Gazette It's almost that time of …
Corsicana Police Arrest Aggravated Robberies Suspect
From Staff Reports EDITORS NOTE: Corsicana Police Department has arrested the suspect …

Categories: Community, History