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April 18, 2014

Friday's Area Briefs


In the April 16 story “Daviess County hires help for human resource issues” that the Times Herald reported, the human resources contract was one of several agreements made this week by the commissioners. The commissioners also signed two contracts with Kim Murray. One for $3,000 per month to do assessments on new construction. The other was for $4,000 to handle land trending assessments.

As a matter of clarification the second contract for $4,000 to handle land trending assessments is an annual contract.

Loogootee School Board to meet

Loogootee school board will meet in executive session at 4:45 p.m. Monday to discuss prospective employees. The board will meet in executive session again at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday and the open session will be at 5:30 p.m. Meetings will be held in the superintendent’s conference room.

Civil War Roundtable meets Monday

“Suffering in the South 1863” is the topic for the Monday meeting of the Civil War Roundtable of Daviess County. Mary Goss will discuss the year’s deterioration for the plantation owner’s wife, a slave and the losses in the battles. The program beings at 6:30 p.m. at the Daviess County Museum, 212 E. Main St. Interested person are welcome.

ND school board to meet

North Daviess school board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday. Items on the agenda include student handbooks, summer school, capital project expenditures.

SAFS activities for next week

Senior and Family Services activities

Monday — Hillside Manor breakfast, 9 a.m.; bingo, 10 a.m.

Tuesday — GAME DAY! Board games, cards, Wii....Your Choice! 9:30 a.m.

Wednesday — Trade bingo,10 a.m., bring a new item to trade for a prize.

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

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

Senior and Family Services is hosting a “Tea Cup Painting Party!” with Instructor Jan Wahl April 26 at 10 a.m. $15 per person, supplies are furnished, refreshments and door prizes.

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