Rushville Republican

News

June 6, 2014

Free summer lunch program available

Summer is here and school has dismissed and for the next few months. Playing, swimming and bike riding become the order of the day. A good lunch should always be a part of your child’s day too - no matter what time of year.

For the third year in a row, Rush County Schools will offer the Free Summer Lunch Program. This program, funded by the Federal Government through the State of Indiana, will bring lunch to kids during the summer months.

“This is a wonderful program for our youth. Last year, we provided a little over 5,000 lunches to kids at four sites. In our third year we will continue to have four sites to serve the youth of our community,” Mrs. Norene Wright, program director, said.

Lunch will consist of a meat, bread, fruit or vegetable and milk. Participants should be no older than 18 years of age and can receive lunch at one of the following locations:

Booker T. Washington

525 East 7th Street

Rushville, IN 46173

May 28 through August 1, 2014 (no lunch served July 4)

Time: 12:10 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Laughlin Park at Shelter House

1000 Block West Second (near Spencer)

Rushville, IN 46173

May 28 through August 1, 2014 (no lunch served July4)

Time: 11:40 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Rushville Consolidated High School (Cafeteria Door)

1201 Lions Path

Rushville, IN 46173

May 28 through July 1, 2014

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Rushville Elementary East*

390 W. 16th Street

Rushville, IN 46173

May 28 through August 1, 2014 (no lunch served July 4)

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

*The Boys and Girls Club will be able to attend Rushville Elementary East for lunch.

Marianne Scott is the Legacy Fund Director/Information Officer for Rush County Schools

1
Text Only
News
  • Air assault helps control Yosemite wildfire PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Officials in Yosemite National Park say a relentless air assault helped limit the spread of a wildfire that has forced the evacuation of about 100 homes and sent smoke into Yosemite Valley.Park spokesman Scott Gediman says the

    July 29, 2014

  • Briefs ObituariesDavid W. Craven, 53Ronald D. Hillebrand Sr., 75Thanks!The Rushville Republican thanks the following persons for their subscription to and support of this newspaper:Dale HartwellCharles GratzerSenator Coats’ staff coming to RushvilleU.S. Sen

    July 29, 2014

  • Tornado damages city north of Boston REVERE, Mass. (AP) - A storm system that wreaked havoc across the eastern U.S. spawned a tornado just north of Boston on Monday, causing extensive damage in the coastal city of Revere, where roofs were ripped off buildings and dozens of large trees w

    July 29, 2014

  • nws-rv072914-BBC logo Rushville is finalist for award MUNCIE - Building Better Communities (BBC), the outreach and engagement division at Ball State University, today announced nine finalists of the 2014 Primacy of Place Community Awards Program (PoPCAP.)The program, launched in 2013 by BBC and the Indi

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-rv072914-Hogsett pic Hogsett to join Bose McKinney & Evans INDIANAPOLIS – The law firm of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP is pleased to announce that Joseph H. Hogsett will join the firm effective August 1, 2014 as a partner in the litigation practice group, concentrating on internal investigations and corporate a

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Amphitheater to get new structure After the concert series winds down for the season, things are looking bright for a new shelter near the Riverside Park Amphitheater.With the help of Farm Credit and other sponsors, a new permanent shelter will be built to replace the tent that has b

    July 29, 2014

  • RCS and Chamber working together for kids The foundation for a new collaboration between Rush County Schools and the Rush County Chamber of Commerce was recently laid at a reception held by the Chamber board of directors for members of the Board of Education. “It didn’t really take long for

    July 25, 2014

  • Briefs ObituariesDavid W. Craven, 53Ouida Jaunice Howington, 84Kenneth L. King, 62Aaron Lee Meal, 40Thanks!The Rushville Republican thanks the following persons for their subscription to and support of this newspaper:Bowles Barber ShopFrances MozingoDo you

    July 25, 2014

  • rv 072514 cutout sundae July 25 National Hot Fudge Sundae Day Today is National Hot Fudge Sundae Day! A sundae is the perfect treat to enjoy on a summer night. The cold ice cream paired with a warm, chocolate topping is one of the most delicious combinations known to man. Add some nuts, whipped cream, and cherr

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pope meets Christian sentenced to death for faith ROME (AP) - Pope Francis met privately Thursday with a Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence, blessing the woman as she cradled her infant born just weeks ago in prison.The Vatican characterized the

    July 25, 2014