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March 7, 2014

Area briefs


Due to a misquote, there was no sale or offer of Reid’s Deli, which was reported Thursday.

The discussion of purchase was for the name of the restaurant, which was not needed. We apologize for the confusion.

Hatchet fans wear black

Hatchet fans are asked to wear black for tonight’s semifinal sectional game at Memorial Gym at Southridge.

PC board to meet

Pike County school board will meet in executive session at 6 p.m. Monday. The open session will be at 7 p.m.

Odon Library board to meet

The Odon Winklepleck Public Library board will meet at 5:45 p.m. Thursday at the library.

Plan Commission to meet Thursday

The Daviess County Advisory Plan Commission will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Commissioners’ Room at the courthouse.

PC to put on musical

Pike Central High School will present the musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” March 14 at 7:30 p.m. and March 16 at 2:30 p.m. in the Pike Central auditorium. Tickets are $8 and can be ordered by calling 812-354-8911 or 812-354-8478. All seats are reserved.

Chili supper in Edwardsport

First Baptist Church in Edwardsport will hold a chili supper fund raiser at 5 p.m. March 15. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for children (12 and under) and may be purchased for church members or at the door.

Spaghetti supper in Wheatland

Wheatland Lions Club spaghetti supper will be held at 4:30 p.m. March 15 at Small Town Crossing Building, 130 S. SR 550, Wheatland. Freewill offering will be taken with proceeds going toward a basketball court at the park.

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