Rushville Republican

News

November 12, 2013

Briefs

Obituaries

Fred F. Fey, 82

Walter Dunn, 87

Thanks!

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

Patricia Hines

Edward Small

Clean Green Rush news

The local solid waste district will offer a free three hour, on-site document shredding event Saturday at Riverside Park Amphitheater. According to director Carole Yeend, the free event will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until noon.

Lodge rededication

Orange Lodge 234 will hold a rededication at the Masonic Building located at 8398 West CR 400S, Orange, beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday. The lodge is celebrating 153 years and an oyster meal will follow the rededication. All Masons are welcome to attend.

Events

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

NOVEMBER

TUESDAY (11/12)

• Rush County’s Annual Agriculture Outlook Dinner Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Root Building on the Rush County Fairgrounds. Dr. Chris Hurt of Purdue’s Ag Economics Department, will be the featured speaker, along with Susan Houston of the Rush/Shelby County FSA. Reservations are required for the complimentary meal. Please call the Extension Office at 765-932-5974 to make your reservation. If you have questions, give Will Schakel, Rush County Ag Program Assistant, a call also at 765-932-5974, or email him at wschakel@purdue.edu.

WEDNESDAY (11/13)

• The Rush County Health Department will hold their next Senior Screening from 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Rush County Senior Center. This is available to all Rush County senior citizens at no cost. Information: 932-3103.

THURSDAY (11/14)

• In response to numerous requests, the Economic & Community Development Corporation and the Rush County Chamber of Commerce have partnered with the East Central Small Business Development Center to offer “Social Media 101 – Where Do I Start?” Space is limited so register soon for this event that will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Nov. 14, at the Chamber office, 315 N. Main. Cost is $30 per person; $25 if ECDC or Chamber member. To register, go to: http://isbdc.ecenterdirect.com/Conferences.action. If questions, call the ECDC office at 938-3232.

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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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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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