The Washington Times-Herald

November 2, 2013

Area Briefs


The Washington Times-Herald

---- — Daylight Savings Time to end

Daylight Savings Time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday. Don’t forget to turn your clocks back an hour.

Leaf pick up to begin

Leaf pick up in Washington will begin Nov. 13. Residents are reminded that leaves must be raked to the curb, not into the street area.

There will be two complete rounds made through the city streets and one complete round through the alleys.

If you have any questions, contact the Street Department at 254-4564.

DC Museum to close Saturday

The Daviess County Museum will be closed Saturday for the Corning Heritage Apple Festival, starting at 10 a.m. A hog roast meal starts at 11 a.m.

Book signing at Knox Co. Library

Timothy Scott will be signing his book “Misfits, Debtors, Drunkards, and Thieves II” from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Writer’s Festival at Knox County Public Library, 502 N. Seventh St., Vincennes. Scott is a resident of Odon.

Reading Roundtable at Carnegie Library

The Carnegie Public Library reading roundtable will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday in the small meeting room at the library, 300 W. Main St. This group meets once a month to share what they are reading with others and gain new insights into fellow patron’s opinions on new and old books. All are invited.

Neat Feet clinic on Nov. 8

The Daviess Community Hospital Neat Feet Clinic will be held Nov. 8 at Senior and Family Services in Washington from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. A registered nurse will trim and file toenails, apply lotion and assess feet for any abnormalities. Appointments must be made by calling 254-8855. Cost is $25.

Vocal group coming to Skelton

The Red Letter Vocal Group will present “An Evening in November: Feed the Children Celebration Benefit” on Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m., at Vincennes University’s Red Skelton Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $10 for general admission.

Tickets can be purchased at the door the night of the concert or in advance at the following locations: Skelton Center Box Office (888-4039); Bible Book Store (882-1155); Old National Bank (895-4220) in Vincennes, Lawrenceville, Bicknell, and Washington; German American Bank (882-4528); First Baptist Church (882-3209).

BBQ fun raiser in Sandborn

Sandborn Volunteer Fire Department’s newly formed rehab unit will hold a fundraising dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Sandborn Community Building. On the menu: barbecue pulled pork sandwiches, potato salad, coleslaw and baked beans, desserts and drinks. Cost of dinner will be by donation.

Holiness revival in Huntingburg

Huntingburg Holiness Church, 813 N. Washington St., will hold a revival Nov. 5-10, with services each weeknight at 7 p.m., Sunday services 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Evangelist and singers will be Brian and Nadine Covert. For information or transportation call Rev. Brent Myers at 354-4273 or 683-4167.