Rushville Republican

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October 15, 2013

Briefs

Obituaries

Vera Joan “Jo Ann” (Mahin) Leonard-Brees, 83

Thanks!

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

Winifred Hudson

Melvin Hensley

Events

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

OCTOBER

TUESDAY (10/15)

• Team up with other Milroy Elementary dads and kids for a before school breakfast and brief program. The Milroy All Pro Dad’s will meet from 7:15 to 8 a.m. Enter through door #13 at the Milroy Cafeteria. RSVP to Shawn Frakes at frakess@rushville.k12.in.us

WEDNESDAY (10/16)

• Park Restaurant Town Hall Meeting – There will be a Town Hall Meeting on the former park restaurant building at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16 at Council Chambers, 270 West 15th Street, Rushville. The former park restaurant building will be open at 5 p.m. for viewing.

• All Pro Dads Chapter meets at RESE/RESW. Their first meeting of the school year is at 7:15 a.m. Oct. 16 in the West Gym.

THURSDAY (10/17)

• Rush County 4-H Poultry will be hosting a poultry workshop at 6;30 p.m. at the Root Building on the Fairgrounds in Rushville. Twain Lockhart (aka Mr. Cluck) will be preseting the program. This is a free workshop and is open to the public.

FRIDAY (10/18)

• The Rushville Eagles will host Bingo on Fridays at 7 p.m. and on Sundays at 2 p.m. The community is invited. Information: 765-561-7472.

SATURDAY (10/19)

• A free Haunted Trail and Hayrides will begin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday Oct. 19 and Saturday Oct. 26 at the Rushville Riverside Park Amphitheater.The 12th annual Halloween Costume Parade will begin with sign-ups at 4 p.m, the parade at 5 p.m. and judging for all ages, including adults at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday Oct. 26 at the Riverside Park Amphitheater. In case of raid, meet at the Livestock Pavilion at the Rush County Fairgrounds.

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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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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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