Rushville Republican


April 4, 2014



William Thomas “Bill” Dunn, 84

Evelyn Marjory Fletcher, 85

Ethel Marie (Van Tyle) Herbert, 73

Paul J. Hilligoss, 65

Hazel M. Martin, 91

Donald A. Reddick, 68

Annabelle C. Starke, 87

Viola Helen Owens - Wilson, 92


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

Sheldon Hoeing-Rushville

MC Dye-Mays

T-ball registration

T-ball registration is underway at the Boys and Girls Club of Rush County for Rush County Little League. Boys and girls ages 4-7 are eligible for this fun learning opportunity. Forms are only available until April13.For more information contact, Kim Cronin at 317-586-3393.


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


TODAY (4/4)

• The Cub and Boy Scouts pack and troop 33 will host a fish fry at The Knights of Columbus Friday, April 4 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Cost per meal is $8.50 for adults and kids ten and under $6.00. Menu will include fried fish, au gratin potatoes, applesauce, french fries, green beans, homemade desserts, tea, lemonade and coffee. Their goal is to raise money for camping fees and supplies. Tickets are available from any scout or by calling 765-932-2378. Dine in or carry out will be available.

• Faith Community Church, Manilla, will host a Ham and Bean Supper to benefit disabled veterans from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 4. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for children under 10 years of age. There will be a cakewalk at 7 p.m. and a silent auction. Light Ministries will perform. For more information, call Mary Justice at 765-663-2673.

• Rush County Players presents “ He’s Alive!” at 7 p.m. and runs through matinee at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 6. Price of admission $5 per person – “lap babies” able to sit on person’s laps are free. This concert consists of faith based skits, solo pieces and musical groupings, some old time hymns and others new ager, but all enjoyable. Contact 765-938-1711 or (location) 306 N. Main St., Rushville, for tickets.

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    July 22, 2014

  • What a trip My wife is planning a very exciting vacation to celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary. This was a big surprise to me. Not the vacation part, but the 35 years. I thought it was 34. Right now she is on the back porch, the patio table stacked high with

    July 22, 2014

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  • St. Mary School golf open turns 25 As a means to generate funding for the continued educational efforts of Rush County’s only parochial school, the 25th annual St. Mary School Golf open is rapidly approaching.This year’s event will be held Aug. 9 at Antler Pointe Golf course, 3510 Nor

    July 22, 2014

  • Briefs ObituariesJames Lee Meyers, 69Winfred “Win” West, 83Thanks!The Rushville Republican thanks the following persons for their subscription to and support of this newspaper:David SheehanTai MorrellRobert PriddyRCHS Class of 1994 ReunionThe RCHS Class of

    July 22, 2014

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  • Indiana volunteer flying to Washington State to help with wildfire response INDIANAPOLIS — The American Red Cross is helping people affected by the wildfires in Washington State. Red Cross volunteer and Flora resident Pat Rinehart is scheduled to leave for Washington this afternoon from Indianapolis International Airport to

    July 22, 2014

  • 1 fd comms 072214 pic Jail population shows decrease in inmate total For the first time in a number of months, Rush County Sheriff Jeff Sherwood reported at a recent county commissioner meeting that the inmate total at the Rush County Jail was the lowest it has been since the first of the year. Currently, 35 individua

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

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