NCG Sunday Crosswords

Welcome to the new Navarro County Gazette Crosswords Page! Each Sunday we will post a new crossword just for you, our readers, custom made by us. We figure every decent newspaper needs a proper crossword section on Sundays.

Sunday, 11/28/2021 | Christmas Songs

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1. Once you’ve crossed the river you must traverse these to get to your mother’s mother’s house
3. Not just a tasty frozen treat from Wendy’s, but also a bulbous magical friend with a hat
4. Not peach or cherry, but the kind that make Christmas Shoes that make you cry
5. Three royal figures that followed a bright star of wonder
7. Rudolph should have his license revoked after plowing down this family matriarch
9. Sometimes all you want for Christmas are two of these in the front

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2. Oh what kind of clue should I put for this divine night…
6. Holly sure liked decking the halls with these
8. Bells jingle as this crime fighter emits a foul odor
10. This young man of the front lines gave the gift of rhythm and a good beat

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Sunday, 11/21/2021 | Rhymes With Turkey

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1. Don’t stop believing that one of these is more important than the destination
2. When reading my hints, you might say my sense of humor is a bit _______
4. When the Thanksgiving feast is ready but that one family member still isn’t there everyone wishes they would _______!
5. She was curious about what you were gonna do with all that junk, all that junk inside your trunk
7. When someone is looking cheerful and lively you could say they are _______

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3. That thing you always struggle with when doing crossfit
6. If you’re eating out this Turkey Day, don’t expect this Bill to show up as he’s busy bustin’ ghosts
8. Brown gravy kind of looks like a ________ swamp.
9. When this pig appears you’ll know “That’s all folks!”
10. Pennsylvania’s little chocolate kisses

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Sunday, 10/31/2021 | Costume Capers

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2. This little Italian plumber will likely shout “It’s a-me!” when you open your door
3. This “Mistress of the Dark” is known for her haunted hills and B-movie marathon commentary
4. The green version of this ranger just visited Corsicana and has been a popular costume since the 90s
5. Fairytale royalty staple for generations, usually of the Disney variety
7. Netflix’s _______ Game is inspiration for this year’s popular new costume

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1. Old as dirt, wrapped up in his own tissues
6. When the moon is full, so should your candy bowl be when this transformed creature howls for some treats
8. This hairy beast known for it’s shoe size is rarely seen outside of blurry photos yet often appears at your door each year for candy
9. Popular bloodsucker and candy hoarder that hates sunlight
10. Popular brand of 70’s and 80’s costumes with cheap plastic masks and garbage back like body suits

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Sunday, 10/17/2021 | Candy, Candy, Candy!

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1. If you get hangry whilst Trick-or-Treating, best hope you get some of these, because nobody likes you when your hungry
2. This candy vegetable is quite divisive amongst Halloween candy enthusiast
4. Taste the rainbow
6. The size most candy companies make their bars for Trick-or-Treaters
8. You’re either a Lefty or a Righty according to this candy’s commercials

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3. The best kind of cup you can get in your candy sack
5. Lactose infused duds
7. These bursts are big and bright deep in the heart of Texas
9. Pucker up and prepare yourself for some Hershey’s affectionate confections

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Sunday, 10/10/2021 | To Kill a Mockingbird

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1. Jem’s actual first name
2. Jean Louis’ nick name in her youth
3. One of the most iconic literary bird themed lawyers
5. Author of the beloved book that inspired the classic movie and play
7. Who could ever forget when this character stands to reveal the condition of his left hand
8. Sir name of the dirt poor family responsible for
9. This kid finds himself in a pickle when his mom remarries

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4. This Radley is no ghost, despite what his nick name is
6. The fictional town where all too real events take place
7. One heck of a Sheriff
10. Scene stealing cook for Atticus

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Sunday, 10/3/2021 | Blank Places to Eat, Mexican Edition

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2. Taco ______ till you drop
3. Mi taco _____, es su taco ______
4. The civilization may be ancient but the food is fresh. ________ Cocina
6. These Tuesday treats really ring a ______ Bell
8. Gotta have the orange dip at Old __________ Inn (yes, this is a gimme)

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1. The kitchen of _____ Marias
5. Get out of your shell and into this one for their tasty special El Zapo meta blend
7. Atwoods, at Kerens, or wherever they may be at, _______ Station
9. The only meadow I know to get Frog Dip. La _______
10. The little shop on 24th is now a cabin La ________

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Sunday, 9/26/2021 | Corsicana Arts & Entertainment

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1. This cool cat was always in the front row at Cinemark Cinema IV
2. This theatre and gallery is truly a Center for Living Arts
4. Country outlaw that left us too soon
5. While nowhere as big as Nashville’s, Corsicana’s is still a fine place to catch local and touring bands
6. This museum and gallery is located at Navarro College

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3. An entertainment venue fit for a Sultan
4. New shop opened up by the Corsicana Artist & Writer Residency
7. Local game publisher famous for titles like Double Dragon and Battletoads
8. An odd nick name for a musician who was right handed
9. The stars at night are always big and bright inside this

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Sunday, 9/19/2021 | End of Summer

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1. Have a nice trip, see you next…
2. Summer cruises on this avenue were popular for many of the local youth
3. A Navarro County city or the name of your great aunt
6. Popular HBO series and small town in Navarro County
8. The fluffiest festival in the county

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4. Lake Sherbert, no, wait, it’s Lake…
5. They say there ain’t no cure for this summertime malady
7. The only chambers you can boat in
9. Some call the end of summer Fall, others call it…
10. This lawn extends from Y to 22

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Sunday, 9/12/2021

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2. This Navarro County city is mighty tasty
3. NCG’s graphic designer and co-founder
4. Biggest city in Navarro County

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1. The county we cover
5. Last name of NCG co-founder and editor in chief
6. How many years has the Navarro County Gazette been in business
7. A Navarro County city that you find on your windows in winter
8. Corsicana’s downtown is often referred to as this
9. Current Corsicana mayor

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