Janet Jackson, president of the Texas Republican County Chairmen’s Association, will speak on election training and convention preparation at the McLennan County Republican Women’s meeting at 11:30 a.m. March 13 in the Brazos Room of the Waco Hilton, 113 S. University Parks Drive.

The cost of the meeting is $17 and includes lunch. Reservations are required by Thursday. To make reservations, contact Rosemary Stovall at 254-855-3773 or roseandmary57@yahoo.com.

For more information about McLennan County Republican Women, go to www.mcrwpac.com.

Avery Stone benefit

There will be a benefit for Avery Stone on March 11 at KC Hall, 2547 Jerry Mashek Drive, in West. Stone is a 2-year-old from West who was diagnosed with brain tumor on Christmas Day last year.

A barbecue brisket lunch will be served, and a raffle and silent auction will be held. All proceeds will go to the family to help with medical bills. Lunch is $10.

Call 709-3250 for more information.

Corvette club

The Cen-Tex Corvette Club will have its 50th reunion from 1 to 5 p.m. March 25 at Poppa Rollo’s Pizza, 703 N. Valley Mills Drive.

The club is attempting to contact former members. Anyone with email information about former members is encouraged to send it to the club at ctcc.50th@gmail.com.

The reunion will be a come-and-go event in the party room at Poppa Rollo’s. For more information, call Jerome Carter at 722-5763.

Watch party

The Republican Party of McLennan County is having an election results watch party starting at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the party headquarters in Westview Village, 539 N. Valley Mills Drive.

Results usually start coming in at about 7:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.

Submit items in printed or typed form to Briefly, P.O. Box 2588, Waco 76702- 2588; fax to 757-0302; or goingson@wacotrib.com.

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