Rafael Cruz, father of Ted Cruz, will speak at the Nov. 6 meeting of the Republican Women of Yoakum at the Yoakum Community Center.
Each year in conjunction with Constitution Day in September, RWOY sponsor a Constitution Essay Contest for all seniors in Lavaca and DeWitt counties. Value of the scholarship for the grand prize winner is $1,000. The RWOY invites the seniors, teachers, administration, parents, and an inspirational authority on the Constitution to speak and present the awards.
The public is invited to attend and hear his story. The meeting is held at the Yoakum Community Center, 105 Huck St at 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lunch is served with freewill donation appreciated. For more information or to RSVP for groups, call 361-594-4258 or 361-798- 3900.