Rushville Republican

News

December 13, 2013

Briefs

Obituaries

Elmer J. Kline, 88

Carl E. Purcell, 95

Thanks!

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

Louise Childers

Martha Todd

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Events

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DECEMBER

TODAY (12/13)

• Rushville Church of Christ, 627 W 11th Street, Rushville, invites all to attend a special journey to first century Bethlehem from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. nightly Dec. 13 and14. Come experience a live and interactive outdoor nativity, where we turn our parking lot into the town of Bethlehem as it may have been the night Jesus was born, giving our guests a true experience of that night.

SATURDAY (12/14)

• Rush County Chorale performances Dec. 14 and Dec. 15 at Center Christian Church and the Rushville Presbyterian Church. No ticket sales. Details to be announced.

• The Rushville Eagle’s will host a Breakfast with Santa from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. Santa will be in attendance from 8 to 10 a.m. Public is invited with a free will donation being collected. In town deliveries available by calling 765-309-5984.

• The Boys & Girls Club of Rush County will be closed Saturday, Dec. 14, for the annual Christmas parties. The party for the boys starts at 9 a.m. and should be over by 11 a.m. The party for the girls starts at noon and should be over by 2 p.m. Both parties are for youth ages 5-19 and the kids do not have to be a member of the Boys & Girls Club to come and enjoy themselves at our parties. If there are any questions, contact William Walker at 932-2765.

WEDNESDAY (12/18)

• Rush County Heritage will be hosting its annual Christmas Pitch-in Dinner on Wed., Dec. 18 beginning at 5 p.m. at Big Flatrock Christian Church located at 4782 W 650 S, east of Gowdy. Meat, drinks and table service will be furnished. Dress casual and bring covered dish and/or deserts. Entertainment by Carolyn Cleland on the harp accompanied by Marsh Davis on the tuba. Everyone is invited. Call 765-629-2892 for more information.

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  • Court appearance’s near for park vandals

    As the result of a news article in the March 14 edition of the Rushville Republican, officers from the Rushville Police Department arrested two individuals in connection with vandalism in South Veterans Memorial Park one day after the news article hit the street.

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    April 15, 2014

  • 1 fd comms 041514 pic County commissioner news The trio of Mark Bacon, Bruce Levi and Ken Masters (Rush County Commissioners) met recently and held their lengthiest meeting of the year. Two of the most time-consuming and debated issues were related to request made by city officials - a request to

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-rv041514-pig virus pic A year later, deadly pork virus still confounds farmers, agriculture officials GREENSBURG - Gordon and Jeff Smiley ramped up biosecurity in and around their hog barns when a swine virus broke out on a neighboring farm last year. They hoped to keep the killer at bay. Their buildings were sprayed with an antiseptic. Workers donne

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Briefs Obituaries Charles E. Campbell, 61 David F. Fields 77 Josephine (Newhouse) Hamilton, 86 L. Jerry Lee, 81 Hugh Smith, 67 Hazel L. Workman, 76 Thanks! The Rushville Republican thanks the following persons for their subscription to and support of this n

    April 15, 2014

  • Local resident injured in motorcycle accident At approximately 5:19 p.m. on Saturday, April 12, 2014 , Ripley County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a two vehicle accident involving injuries located on Buckeye Street, near the intersection of SR 350 in Osgood. Arriving on scene it was

    April 15, 2014

  • Authorities say hate motivated Kansas shooting OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - Prosecutors have enough evidence to pursue hate-crime charges in the shooting spree that killed three people at a Jewish community center and retirement complex near Kansas City, authorities said Monday, a day after the att

    April 15, 2014

  • 1 fd chicken ordinance 0415 pic Public hearing on 'Fowl Ordinance' nears For several years, a number of county residents have been up in arms regarding Rush County's ordinance on raising chickens and other feathered fowl. Looking back, the issue first became public in 2011 when a family in the Carthage area were found to

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Investigation complete, Miller not charged Earlier this week, FBI agents completed their efforts at the rural residence of Don Miller and left his residence in the 8300 block of South CR 850W. Agents had been at the location since showing up unannounced on April 2. In a news release from the

    April 11, 2014

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