Rushville Republican

April 22, 2014

Briefs


Rushville Republican

---- — Obituaries

Marvin Cox, 67

Larry Dean Maupin, 68

Michael Tungate, 60

Thanks!

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

John Owen

Alan Amos

Events

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

APRIL

WEDNESDAY (4/23)

• Buck Creek Veterinary Clinic would like to welcome everyone to celebrate the retirement of Carmen Brooks at an Open House from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23 at the office. Stop in and help us celebrate Carmen’s almost 20 years of veterinary service.

• Please join others in the community to learn more about being a “voice for the child.” The Rush and Shelby CASA program is hosting an informational meeting to learn more about becoming a CASA. the meeting will be held Wednesday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m. at 2777 S. 840 W. (Rush Shelby Energy Bldg. on st rd. 44.) Manilla, IN. 765-544-0067 or 317-392-1212.

• The Manilla Town & Country Homemakers Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 23 at the home of Nancy Kuhn. Norene Wright is the co-hostess and she will give devotions. Evonne Kuhn will present a lesson on “Fraudulent Top Ten.” Roll Call: Have you ever been scammed?

• The Noble Niters will meet at 7 p.m., April 23 at Changing Footprints. Karen Hoeing will be the assistant hostess. Inspiration provided by Judy Meyer and attendees are asked to bring a pair of shoes to donate.

THURSDAY (4/24)

• The CASA organization will have “Comedy for CASA Night” Thursday, April 24 from 6:30-8:30 p.m at the Occasions Banquet Hall in Shelbyville, IN; 415 E. Hendricks St. Featured comedians will be Jeff Bodart, Matt Holt and host will be radio legend Don Stuck. Tickets will be $20.

FRIDAY (4/25)

• At 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 25, Dr. Janette Fishell will present an IU Faculty Organ Recital at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 6045 E. State Street, Columbus. Everyone is cordially invited, admission is free. Dr. Fishell is Professor of Music and Chair of the Organ Department at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, and is a teacher/recitalist of international standing.

• Calling all Greasers: the current RCHS drama department is hoping “Grease” cast members from the 1982 and 1998 stage productions will attend a performance of the 2014 presentation of “Grease.” A special reunion show will be staged at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 25, and we’re asking former cast members to join us on stage for a rousing revival of “We Go Together.” Former cast members will get VIP treatment on Friday night, starting with a reunion check-in table located in the lobby to pick up name tags. The current cast is gearing up to make Friday night’s show something truly special, and they hope former RCHS grads will join in the fun. Can’t attend Friday night? There will be four shows total - at 7:30 p.m on April 24, 25, 26 and at 2 p.m. April 27. Reserved seating tickets are $7 and on sale now by calling RCHS at (765) 932-3901.

SATURDAY (4/26)

• Knights of Columbus will host an all you can eat chicken dinner open to the public from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at 227 E. 3rd Street. Cost will be $10 for adults and $6 for children. An additional $1 will be charged for a meal with all white meat. All you can eat meals are restricted to dine-in only. Carry out will be available. For more information contact Willie Wilson at 932-2277.

• The April get-together of the Carthage school friends will be from noon to 3 p.m. April 26 at the Greenfield Ponderosa. Bring old pictures and other memorabilia to share. Please let Hester Shelby know if you can attend at 317-513-2438.

• Rushville Eagle’s Breakfast will be from 7 to 11 a.m., Saturday, April 26. It is open to the public (come to back door entrance) and free will donations will be accepted. They will serve sausage gravy and biscuits, eggs, hash browns, juice, milk and coffee. For free town deliveries, call 765-309-5435.

• The Rush County Chorale will be presenting the spring concert at the First Presbyterian Church. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. on April 26 and 2:30 p.m. on April 27.

• Anderson Township Volunteer Fire Department will host a community breakfast from 6:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the fire station in Milroy. Free will donation. Carry-outs available and the public is encouraged to attend and support the volunteer fire department.

SUNDAY (4/27)

• Little Flatrock Christian Church will host a salad bar (salads, sandwiches, hot food, desserts and drinks) from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 27 at the New Salem Lion’s Club Building. Free will offering will be accepted.

MONDAY (4/28)

• The Rushville Eagles Lodge #2036 will have nomination of officers at 7 p.m. April 28 at the membership meeting at the Lodge.

MAY

THURSDAY (5/2)

• The Rushville PHI chapter of Tri Kappa sorority will host its annual bingo night at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 in the RCHS cafeteria. Prizes include Coach, Kate Spade, and Thirty-One bags in addition to returning favorites Longaberger and Vera Bradley. Attendees are invited to donate non-perishable food items in exchange for entries into door prize raffles.

FRIDAY (5/2)

• The Milroy United Methodist Church will hold its semi-annual rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, May 2 and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 3. Saturday is “fill-a-sack” for $2.

SATURDAY (5/3)

• The Manilla School reunion will be held Saturday, May 3 at the Manilla Lion’s Club building. Former students, teachers and staff are welcome to attend. Registration will begin at noon with the meal being served at 1 p.m. The cost is $14. Checks should be made payable to the Manilla Alumni Association and mailed to Teola Carmony, 2007 August Court, Shelbyville, IN 46176 by April 23. Honored classes will be 1944, 1954 and 1964. If you have any questions call Teola Carmony at 317-392-6825 or Avis Brown at 765-663-2561.

• The 11th annual St. Vincent de Paul Charity Tea will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 3 in the parish hall at 4218 E. Michigan Rd., Shelbyville. Tickets are $20 and available by calling Pat Barley at 317-398-7556 or 317-398-9804.

SUNDAY (5/4)

• The Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

THURSDAY (5/15)

• The Rushville Consolidated High School Band Boosters, in partnership with the Big Joe Duskin Foundation, will be presenting the Ball State University Jazz Lab Ensemble in concert at the Laughlin Center at 7 p.m. May 15. Tickets are available from local band students, at Benjamin Rush Middle School and at Second Hand Sue’s at 247 N. Main St., Rushville. All tickets are $10.

TUESDAY (5/20)

• National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Indiana Chapter 0813, has a monthly meeting at 10 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Ponderosa Steakhouse, corner of North Lincoln St. and Fourth St., Greensburg. Optional lunch afterward. We have guest speakers on a variety of topics, interesting programs, and items discussed. Come meet your current and retired Federal Employee comrades. For more information call (765) 629 2720.

JUNE

SUNDAY (6/6)

• The Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

JULY

SUNDAY (7/6)

• The Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

AUGUST

SUNDAY (8/3)

• The Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

SEPTEMBER

SUNDAY (9/7)

• The Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

OCTOBER

SUNDAY (10/5)

• The Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

REUNIONS

• Raleigh School Reunion will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Raleigh Community Club in Raleigh. This is for anyone who ever attended Raleigh School. RSVP if you like to 765-645-5410 or sabiehl27@aol.com.

• The Rushville High School Class of 1964 will be celebrating our 50th class reunion in June and have a few classmates who have not been located. If you have any contact information on David Michael Kalp, Ted Lacy, Byron Thomas, David Stevens, Barbara Moore Scott, Norman Boyer, Connie Carlin, Michael Clifford, Gary Nixon, Jack Swegman or Rose Wilkinson, please email Sherri Griffis at sbgriffis711@frontier.com.

• Members of the Rushville Consolidated High School graduating class of 1974 are looking for a few classmates to attend this year’s 40th reunion gathering. The event will be held the weekend of June 27,28 and 29. Classmates being sought are: Danny Berry, Missy Becraft Basham, Robert Blevins, Marcia Biehl, John Scott Burge, Scott Brammer, Wesley Crabtree, Bill Denny, Kim Brown Keith, John Jenkins, Roberta Linville, Kenny Long, Joyce Mullins, Calvin R. McDaniel, Cheryl Guthrie, Carla Ruble, Kim Shaver Hood, Jeff Strough, Mary Wilhelm, Rosanna Faye Williams, and Lisa Laken. Anyone with information regarding current contact information for the aforementioned classmates is asked to contact Frank Denzler @ the Rushville Republican (765) 932-2222 x106 or via email at frank.denzler@rushvillerepublican.com.

MISCELLANEOUS

• The Rush County Historical Society announced the Rush County Museum will be open from 2 to 4 p.m. the first Sunday of every month (April through Oct. 5). The Rush County Museum, located at 619 N. Perkins St., is open during the week from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. For more information, conatct John Wilson at 765-663-2157.

• National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Indiana Chapter 0813, has a monthly meeting at 10 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the Ponderosa Steakhouse, corner of North Lincoln St. and Fourth St., Greensburg. Optional lunch afterward. We have guest speakers on a variety of topics, interesting programs, and items discussed. Come meet your current and retired Federal Employee comrades. For more information call (765) 629 2720.

• Raleigh Community Club Dance, 7:30-10:30 p.m., weekly on Saturdays. Live band. Open to all ages.

• Every Thursday and Friday the Eagles hosts Bingo. Thursday the doors open at 5 p.m. and Friday the doors open at 6 p.m. For more information, call 932-4946.

• Tox-away Days are the first Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. to noon at Smiley Avenue. Join in making this a Clean, Green Rush County.

• The community food pantry, 109 East Third Street, Rushville is open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday. Bring photo ID. Donations welcomed.

• In cooperation with the Rush County Food Pantry (RCCA), the Gleaners Mobile Food Bank will be bringing a truck load of food to the Main Street Christian Church parking lot, 615 N. Main St., Rushville, on the first Monday of each month for distribution to local residents.

The distribution will be made between 4 and 6 p.m. Residents will need to bring their own containers (sacks or boxes) to put their food into.

• Alcoholics Anonymous meets each Tuesday evening at 7:30 p.m. at the Hoosier Gym in Knightstown. Use the east entrance at the corner of Adams and Locust streets. Information: 765-313-1637.

• Diabetes education classes are held from 5 to 7 p.m. on the first, second, and third Tuesday of each month at Rush Memorial Hospital Skills Lab, second floor. Cost, $10 per class with a $25 refund if all three classes are attended. Info: 765-932-7416 or dena.bills@rushmemorial.com

• Partners for a Healthy Rush County meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Boys & Girls Club. Open to all interested businesses, organizations or individuals in Rush County.

• AA and Al-Anon meet at 7:30 p.m. Mondays at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church.

• Crossroads Serenity Group, an Al-Anon group, meets from 6 to 7 p.m. every Monday at 333 N. Main Street, Rushville. Information: Gail at 317-642-9112 or Larry at 765-277-9477.

• Veterans, if you have an appointment at the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis call (765) 932-3075, seven to 10 days in advance, to arrange a ride in the DAV van. Veterans who need a ride sooner call (765) 561-5445 or (765) 932-2703.

• Rush County Victims Assistance, Inc., monthly meeting on the third Monday of each month at 6 p.m. For location contact the office at 938-1555. The public always is invited. Info: Barbara Kuhn at 938-1555.