Rushville Republican

Other

April 25, 2013

DAR readies for state conference

RUSHVILLE — The Rushville Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met at the home of Patricia Carrigan on Saturday, April 13, 2013. There were 25 members and guests in attendance. Lisa Winship, regent, opened the meeting and led the regular DAR ritual. She welcomed the State Regent, Jeanie Hornung, and members from the Connersville and New Castle chapters as well as guests, Chris Spaulding and Allison Fritz. The President General’s message was read by Kristen Haas, and the National Defense Report was given by Patricia Carrigan. Libby Smith gave the treasurer’s report. Julie Newhouse gave the Flag Minute while Lisa gave the Indian Minute.

The State Conference will take place in Indianapolis from May 17 to 19. Several members will attend on Saturday, May 18. Patricia Carrigan and Kathy Wright will be the voting delegates while Julie Newhouse will be the alternate delegate. The Rushville Chapter will give U.S. flags to the new citizens at the Naturalization Court in Indianapolis on May 2. The chapter will be represented by Julie Newhouse. Nancy Badger reported that, while visiting relatives in New York, she was asked to be a guest at a DAR meeting in Long Island, and she thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Kay Pike noted that there was still room on the bus that will take members to Continental Congress in Washington in late June.

The program was given by Jeanie Hornung, State Regent. She discussed State Conference, the Newsletter that members had recently received, and Continental Congress. She told some of the history of the Daughters of the American Revolution and discussed the various buildings owned by DAR in Washington, D.C. She told about her own lineage in DAR: Her grandmother became a member of the Connersville chapter in 1939, and her mother, Kay Pike, became a member of the same chapter in 1966. She herself became a Junior member in 1977. She said that being involved in DAR had helped her grow as an individual through the years and had led to her becoming the State Regent. She asked those present to keep encouraging other women to join DAR.

The next meeting will be held on May 8 at the home of Kathy Wright.

1
Text Only
Other
  • Sally Cull 80th Birthday

    Sally Cull will celebrate her 80th birthday on Dec. 15, 2013.

    December 9, 2013 1 Photo

  • Wine and Canvas The Rushville Chamber of Commerce Partner and the Rushville Elk's are hosting a "Wine and Canvas" special event for the ladies. Paint with cocktails during an evening full of artsy fun with friends or meeting new ones. All of your painting supplies i

    November 12, 2013

  • 100 booths at Union County Extension Homemakers Bazaar The annual Union County Extension Homemakers Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 23 in the Union County Middle School, 488 East State Road 44, Liberty. The more than 100 vendors expected to participating will feature lots of creative h

    November 12, 2013

  • Noble Niters meet The Noble Niters Home Ec Club met Oct. 23 at New Salem Methodist Church Education Building. Eleven members answered the roll call with their favorite scary movie. Inspirational quotes were read by Dixie Meyer. Discussion was held regarding

    November 8, 2013

  • nei-rv110813SupportingVets jpg Supporting Veterans For nearly 60 years, Americans have honored our brave service members on Veterans Day. This day reminds us of the sacrifices so many have made for our freedom. This year, I hope that Veterans Day also can serve as a reminder to us to suppor

    November 8, 2013 1 Photo

  • nei-rv110813Historical jpg Historical Society Fall Dinner and Program The Rush County Historical Society's annual fall dinner and program will be Thursday, Nov. 14, at St. Paul's United Methodist Church at 5th and Morgan Streets in Rushville. Mr. Jack Spaulding, a life-long resident of Rush County, has been a

    November 8, 2013 1 Photo

  • Gwinnup retirement open house announced Deanna Gwinnup will be retiring after 31 years of service at the Rush/Shelby Farm Service Agency. An open house will be held in her honor from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 26 at the Manilla USDA Service Center, 2779 S 840 W, Manilla.

    November 8, 2013

  • nei-rv110813KnightstownVets jpg Veterans meal at Knightstown Diner Starting Veterans Day, Mon, Nov 11, Knightstown Diner will be the local donation site throughout the holiday season for Hugs for Heroes, Inc. Hugs for Heroes, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting our troops ser

    November 8, 2013 1 Photo

  • Holiday Expo Saturday Don't miss the Holiday Expo from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Rushville Elementary School East and West gyms. Many vendors will be participating including craft vendors, various home consultants and businesses. There will also

    November 8, 2013

  • INFBPW/Knightstown October Meeting INFBPW (Indiana Federation of Business & Professional Women's Clubs, Inc.) Knightstown had the October meeting at Sugarbakers in Knightstown on Oct. 21 with Tina Williams as hostess. Tina Williams, president, presided at the meeting. A repo

    November 5, 2013

Featured Ads
AP Video
Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase Obama Seeks Limits on US Company Mergers Abroad Large Family to Share NJ Lottery Winnings U.S. Flights to Israel Resume After Ban Lifted Official: Air Algerie Flight 'probably Crashed' TSA Administrator on Politics and Flight Bans Raw: National Guard Helps Battle WA Wildfires Raw: Ukraine's Donetsk Residents Flee Senators Push to End Hamas Threat in Cease-Fire A Young Victim's Premonition, Hug Before MH17 Raw: Deadly Storm Hits Virginia Campground Death Penalty Expert: 'This is a Turning Point' Raw: MH17 Victim's Bodies Arrive in Netherlands
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.