The Washington Times-Herald

March 19, 2014

Area Briefs


The Washington Times-Herald

---- — Special program at museum

The Daviess County Historical Society quarterly program series returns March 22 with a special tour of the Daviess County Museum featuring a visit from three historic personalities, a soldier from George Rogers Clark’s company, President Abraham Lincoln, and a 19th-century schoolmarm.

Tours begin at 4 p.m. and new tours will be available at 15-minute intervals through 5:30 p.m., with a reception to afterward.

Tickets for members of the DCHS cost $10 for singles and $15 for couples. The non-member price is $15 for singles and $25 for couples.

To reserve your tickets call 812-257-0301 or 812-444-9360, email dchistory@sbcglobal.net or visit the museum at 212 ½ E. Main St. in Washington.

Load limit lifted

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

Hatchet banquet set for Thursday

The Washington High School boy’s basketball banquet will be held at 7 p.m. March 20 at Bethel North Church.

WCS board sets meeting

Washington Community school board will meet in executive session at 6 p.m. Thursday to receive information with respect to any individual over whom the governing body has jurisdiction. The regular session will be at 7 p.m.

Roundtable to meet Monday

The Daviess County Civil War Roundtable will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Daviess County Museum, 212 E. Main St. Dan Gress will be the guest speaker covering the Civil War in the West. All interested persons are welcome.

For further information call Monty Critchlow at 812-254-4864.