The Smith County Republican Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Traditions Restaurant, 6205 S. Broadway Ave. in Tyler.
State Rep. Matt Schaefer, R-Tyler, will discuss the latest legislative sessions.
The public is invited to attend.
The Republican Women of Wood County will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19 at the Texas Tea Room in Quitman.
Col. John Tanner of the ALERT Academy will be the guest speaker. ALERT is an air, land, emergency rescue team, which trains men and women to serve in emergency situations around the region. The public is welcome. For more information, call 903-383-2121.
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