Choir to perform at Twin Oaks
Allegheny Wesleyan College Choir will be in concert at Twin Oaks Church,
1911 E CR 650N, Petersburg, at 7 p.m. Friday.
Fish Fry at North Daviess
The North Daviess High School Science Club and senior class will sponsor a Jonah Club Fish Fry from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16, in the North Daviess High School cafeteria.
It includes slaw, baked beans, dessert, drink and all the fish you can eat.
Tickets may be purchased for $8 from any senior class or Science Club member. This is a benefit dinner to raise funds for the Samantha Porter scholarship.
Easter photos at TH
Easter photographs will be taken at the Times Herald offices, 102 E.
VanTrees St., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Live bunnies will be available for photos and will run in the newspaper.
Howard to speak at library
Author Carolyn Howard will be at Washington Carnegie Public Library, 300 W.
Main St., at 1 p.m. Saturday for discussion and book signing.
Her book, titled "Blood of My Ancestors," tells a story of murder in 1903 in Martin County.
Although based on a true story, the book is classified as historical fiction. Books will be available for sale. Registration is required.
Call the library at 254-4586.
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Trooper shot near U.S. 50; suspect dead
An Indiana State Trooper was injured following a shooting on U.S. 50 Monday.
4-year-old dies after incident at Eastside Park
A 4-year-old who was found in the water of the overflow of Baumert Lake, near the Pavilion at Eastside Park, was pronounced dead at Daviess Community Hospital.
Navy friends are reunited after 42 years
It had been 42 years since Jim Dant, Washington, had been in contact with his Navy buddy Glen Bernard.
8:44 p.m. - Several complaints were received around town from residents who were without water. It was determined that there was a major water leak on SR57.
Church service in Otwell
A community-wide church service will be held at 11 a.m. June 30 at Otwell Community Center, followed by a free will offering lunch hosted by the Otwell Community Center. Also the Little Miss Firecracker contest will be held in the community center gym at 3 p.m.
The walk for hope
In just over a week, Kids Fighting Cancer (KFC), a group of Washington Catholic students participating in the Daviess County Relay for Life at Lena Dunn Elementary Friday, have raised over $2,500.
Riker ride this Saturday
The second annual Memphis Riker Memorial Bike Ride will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Speedy's gas station in Monroe City. The escorted ride will be t in memory of 'Riker, who passed away in 2012 from the effects of bone and lung cancer. For more information, call 698-9119.
Theft at local store
Officers reported that a door appeared to be forced open at 104 E. South Street at Pro 1 Lawn Equipment Thursday morning. Officers were able to reach Chris Crow, owner of the business, who reported that between $150 and $200 in cash was missing along with a cash register, $500 in checks, and a 1999 KX dirt bike or motorcycle.
A first family of medicine
For 115 years the McKittrick name has been associated with the practice of medicine in Daviess County. In the early 1870s there were no state medical licensing boards and no requirements of medical school; indeed, no qualifications of any kind were necessary for persons to treat the sick and injured under the label “doctor.”
Weather causing people to be bugged by ticks
With the recent rainfall, the local health department as well as many local veterinarians said do not be surprised if you see more ticks not only on people but also on animals.
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