Rushville Republican

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January 10, 2014

Briefs

Obituaries, See A2 and A3

Donald R. Holbert, 91

James Robert “Jim Bob” McDonald, 70

Helen Elizabeth Johnson Moore, 93

Karen Sue Ogden, 46

Robert E. Orme, 82

Pauline F. Swinford, 87

Phyllis Whipple, 80

Evelyn Mae Wicker, 95

Thanks!

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

Helen Branam

Mary Ann Higgins

Kroger helping out

Kroger will be raffling off various baskets (all donated items) to raise money for the family of co-manager Chris Hutchings. Hutchings was killed in a car accident in Henry County on his way home to Richmond after working at the Rushville Kroger. The fundraising baskets include movie baskets, candle baskets, spa baskets and many more. Cash donations are also welcome. For more information, contact Jana Dorsey, Kroger Pharmacy Manager, 938-3155 or fax 938-2182 or email at janarph@aol.com.

Potential flooding areas

With projected warming temperatures in the immediate forecast, listed are a number of low areas prone to flooding in the county. Motorists are urged to use caution during the coming days to these areas: CR 800N southwest of Carthage; Ewbank Covered Bridge on CR 150N; Norris Covered Bridge on CR 300N; CR 715W (Homer/Arlington Pike); CR 225W south of SR 244; Flatrock River Road south of SR 44; CR 800N near CR 450E; CR 650S near the west entrance of Forsythe Covered Bridge.

Events

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

JANUARY

FRIDAY (1/10)

• Ivy Tech Community College Richmond Express Registration this week for all prospective and continuing students is from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday on the Richmond campus, 2357 Chester Blvd (I-79 & US 27). Registration continues at the Connersville Learning Center from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday. For questions and additional information: call 765-966-2656 ext. 1202. Ivy Tech Community College will allow students to continue to register for Spring 2014 classes through Sunday, January 19, due to the inclement weather and the extensive campus closures this week.The Spring 2014 semester will still begin on Monday, January 13, but the college is giving students through the first week of classes to get registered. Traditionally, a student must register prior to the start of classes.

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  • sch-rv041814-school lunch pic More than half of local students get lunch assistance The share of students at Greensburg Community Schools who get free and reduced lunches has spiked by about a third in the last five years. Fifty-one percent of Greensburg students get help through the federal school lunch program, according to the In

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  • Purdue events calendar Events in this calendar, plus many others, are listed in Purdue's online calendar at http://calendar.purdue.edu ENTERTAINMENT • April 17. 7:30 p.m. Loeb Playhouse. Brad Mehldau jazz piano trio, presented by Purdue Convocations. Ticket holders are in

    April 18, 2014

  • Court appearances 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 hi

    April 18, 2014

  • nws-rv0418514-mushroom hunting pic Parks let mushroom hunters forage off-trail INDIANAPOLIS - Rain that pounded Brown County State Park in early April dampened the number of hikers and mountain bikers in Indiana's largest state park, but foragers of the property's 15,000 acres of forest welcomed the weather. With the arrival o

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  • 2 fd parking issue 041814 pic Downtown parking disrupted A number of parking spots located on the west side of Main Street were closed to motorist earlier this week as a result of falling debris from a structure. Decorative masonry from the uppermost façade of the Office King Building, 309 North Main Stree

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Chipotle sales surge as it draws more customers NEW YORK (AP) - Mexican food chain Chipotle reported a higher quarterly profit Thursday as more customers flocked to its restaurants for burritos, bowls and tacos. The Denver-based chain's popularity has kept growing because people like that they can

    April 18, 2014

  • Florida orange production is declining ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - This year's Florida orange crop is approaching the fruit's lowest harvest in decades, and experts say a deadly bacteria that's infecting the trees is to blame. The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday released its c

    April 18, 2014

  • Youngsters get a jump on turkey season Youth turkey season will begin Saturday. Hunters and their children need to know a few things before setting out on the hunt. According to Department of Natural Resources officer Gary Catron, there are several rules that need to be followed in order

    April 18, 2014

  • 2 nws rv-041814 gordon pic Gordon announces candidacy for county council Phil Gordon would like to announce his candidacy for County Council District 1. He is a lifelong resident of Rush County and he and his wife, Michele, live two miles south of Mays. He is a 1972 graduate of RCHS and continued his education at Purdue U

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  • 2 sherwood county council 041814 pic Sherwood seeking County Council Dist. 3 seat Longtime Rush County resident Jeff Sherwood has officially announced his desire to seek the Dist. 3 county council seat. Born in Rush County, Sherwood has spent nearly 32 years with the Rush County Sheriff's Department, the past eight as Rush County

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