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May 2, 2013

Area Briefs

WASHINGTON — FFA chicken dinner

The North Daviess FFA will have its 45th annual chicken barbecue on Saturday in Plainville by the post office. Chicken will be ready starting at 11 a.m. until sold out. 

Turkey strips will also be available. Proceeds will be used for the FFA to attend the State Convention.   Fair contest applications

Applications for the queen contest and little miss and mister contest for the Daviess County Fair can be found on the fair website, www.daviesscofair.com or by contacting Kay Stafford at 486-6737.  Office open for taxes

Daviess County Treasurer Elaine Wellman has announced that the office will be open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday for the convenience of taxpayers. 

The north (back) door of the courthouse will be open. The first installment of taxes is due no later than May 10.  Payments postmarked after that date will incur a penalty.  Because some mail deposited late on May 10 might not be postmarked until the next day, taxpayers are urged to mail early. Regular office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

DCH board meeting

Board of Governors of Daviess Community Hospital will meet in executive session at 8:30 a.m. today. The open session will be at 9:30 a.m.

Girl Scout dinner in Sandborn

The Girl Scouts will sponsor a chicken and noodle dinner from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Sandborn Community Building. Donations accepted.

Purple Heart ceremony

Sgt. Bradley Ausbrook will be presented a Purple Heart medal at the Daviess County Courthouse, 200 E. Walnut St., at 10 a.m. today.

Loogootee board meeting

Loogootee Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees will meet in executive session at 5:30 p.m. Thursday to receive information about prospective employees.  

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