The Washington Times-Herald


March 18, 2014

Area Briefs

Load limit lifted

The Daviess County Highway Department lifted the 10-ton load limit on all Daviess County roads beginning at 10 a.m. today.

Zoning board to meet

The advisory board of zoning appeals will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Commissioners’ Room at the Daviess County courthouse.

Benefit yard sale in Loogootee

There will be a “Benefit for Missions” yard sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at New Beginning Community Church, 200 W. Main St., Loogootee.

Martin County Ag Day Saturday

Martin County Ag Day will be held from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at the Community Building at the 4-H Fairground between Shoals and Loogootee., with breakfast, free health screenings, petting zoo, and more.

Eagles to hold fundraiser

The Washington Eagles Lodge will hold a fund raiser for Riley Children’s Hospital on Saturday. Bingo will be from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; chicken and noodles dinner at 5 p.m.; band starts at 8 p.m. Members and guests are welcome. For more information call 812-254-5511.

Disaster training Saturday

The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services will hold disaster training in Washington at Church of Christ, 311 Hillside Drive, on Saturday. Pre-register via email at Fee of $20 covers the cost of class materials, food, snacks, drinks. For any questions concerning registering, contact Bert Williams at 317-224-1013 or

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  • 4-H show results 2014 4-H Show Results4-H Achievement Resume - Grand Champion - Wesley Richardson; Reserve Grand Champion - Emily Remsburg; Blue - Jeremiah Kirsch; Red - Mikaela Ackerman4-H Americana - Grand Champion - Wesley Richardson; Reserve Grand Champion - Noah

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  • Ways to help others SALVATION ARMYThe Salvation Army helps with emergency or temporary housing, utilities, transportation and other basic needs. You can make a direct contribution to the Salvation Army/Daviess County at Old National Bank. All money raised in Daviess Cou

    August 2, 2014

  • Capture.JPG MAP: Local Yard Sales

    Here are the local yard sales for this weekend. To get your yard sale on a future map, call 812-254-0480, ext. 112

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  • Friday's Area Briefs WHS band boosters to meet MondayWashington High School band boosters will meet Monday at 7 p.m. in the Washington High School band room.Quartet to perform at Kingdom LifeThe Revival Road Quartet will be in concert at Kingdom Life Assembly of God Chur

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  • JeffGumbel Carnegie Library hosts English high tea The Carnegie Public Library held its traditional closing English high tea for the participants of the Adult Summer Reading program. This is the fifth year for the program. There were 86 registered for the program and 77 finished the requirements to r

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • DCH Aux holds July meeting The Daviess Community Hospital Auxiliary board met July 14. The meeting was called to order by reciting the Auxilian prayer and the pledge of allegiance. The minutes were read by the secretary and the treasurer’s report was given.Forty-eight voluntee

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  • Thursday's Area Briefs Right to Life paper driveThe Daviess County Right To Life will hold its bimonthly newspaper/aluminum can drive Saturday at the Old K-Mart parking lot in Washington from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.Drives are held the first Saturday of every other month (February

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