The Washington Times-Herald


June 13, 2014

Area Briefs

Boil Order

Daviess County Rural Water System has issued a precautionary boil water advisory for all customers west of CR 575E over through Cornettsville and Harbstreit Hill, down SR 57 to CR 250N.

All 4-H project workshop next week

On June 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the 4-H Building in Eastside Park there will be an all 4-H'er project workshop for those who have project questions, need help completing paperwork, or are not sure if their project meets the guidelines.Come to the all new project workshop to get your questions answered. Various stations will be set up including, photography, electric, cards, posters, scrapbooking, crafts, showmanship and several others. Project supplies (normally sold at the 4-H office) will be available at the workshop for purchase. 4-H'ers are encouraged to bring their projects (except livestock) to the workshop.

Art in the Park

A fun-filled afternoon of painting and drawing in the park will be held Saturday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Plainville Park. This is a free event. All ages and skill levels are encouraged to come out. Bring your own supplies and make some art. For more information contact Cory Brown at 812-486-2374.

Senior and Family Services activities

Monday — Celebrate Father's Day! Breakfast at 9 a.m. at SAFS served by Hillside Manor and Senior and Family

Services; Hillside Manor calls bingo at 10 a.m.

Tuesday — Kentucky Solitaire, 9:30 a.m.; M.O.V.E. 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Wednesday — Eastgate Manor bingo, 10 a.m.

Thursday — Bible study, 10 a.m.; Crochet Club, 1 p.m.

Friday — Good Samaritan Home Health bingo, 10 a.m.

Vincennes Park Sing Along

The Smithsonian's National Museum of History is sponsoring a national sing along and has invited the National Park Service to Join. Vincennes' own Heaven Rall will be singing the national anthem inside the George Rogers Clark National Historical Park rotunda at 3 p.m. Saturday. The public is invited to join in the singing.

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  • Spry Anni. Van and Joy Spry celebrate 50th anniversary

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  • Daviess County Court News Infractions James D. Allen, Washington, disregarding stop sign, $119.50. Donald R. Anderson, Evansville, speeding, $119.50. Kristi J. Barley, Washington, speeding, $119.50. Kaylee R. Bath, Washington, failure of occupant to use safety belt, $25. Jami

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  • Bledsoe makes dean's list at Anderson Megan Bledsoe of Washington has been named to the dean's list at Anderson University for the spring semester of the 2013-14 academic year. To be named to the dean's list, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale

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