Rushville Republican

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February 14, 2014

Briefs

Obituaries

Lavada E. Tranbarger, 87

Thanks!

The Rushville Republican thanks the following persons for their subscription to and support of this newspaper:

Medina Scales

Mable Shelley

Polling locations

The Rush County Election Board recently voted to consolidate some of the county polling locations. The changes will affect Rushville 7, Jackson, Orange and Washington townships. Anderson township will also be affected due to a change in their polling location.

Rushville 7, Jackson and Rushville 8 townships will be voting at the First Baptist Church located at 1431 West US Highway 52, Rushville. Orange and Anderson Townships will be voting at the Milroy United Methodist Church, 114 South Pleasant Street, Milroy. Washington and Center townships will be voting at the Center Christian Church, 9112 North 50 West, Mays.

Events

Not-for-profits may submit upcoming events to rushvillerepublican@rushvillerepublican.com or 126 S. Main St., Rushville, IN 46173.

FEBRUARY

WEDNESDAY (2/12)

• The Rush County Health Department will hold their next Senior Screening on Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Rush Co. Senior Center. The screenings includes weight, blood pressure, pulse, respiration, hemoglobin and blood sugar. Also, health education will be included during the screening program. Referrals to private physicians will be made when needed. This is available to all Rush Co. senior citizens at no cost. Any questions may be directed to 765-932-3103.

FRIDAY (2/14)

• The Rushville American Legion Post 150 will be hosting an all you can eat Spaghetti Supper from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 14, 2014 at the Post. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3.50 for children 10-and-under. Entertainment for the evening will be Karaoke.

• The Knights of Columbus will hold a Valentine’s Dinner/Dance Feb. 14 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and the dance from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Dinner will be spaghetti, salad, french bread and wine. A wine tasting be be available as well. Tickets are $30 a couple or $20 single. All proceeds go to the Gibault School for Boys. For more information, call 765-561-0399.

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