Austin graduation set PDF Print E-mail
Written by Marty Randall   
Tuesday, 25 May 2010 00:00


Commencement exercises for the 100th class of seniors to graduate from Austin High School will begin at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 28, in the Lady Eagles’ Gym.
The actual number of graduates for the Class of 2010 is not yet available from administrators, but estimates are around 80 will walk into the gym that evening garbed in black and white gowns to receive their diplomas.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 May 2010 10:59
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Outdoor breakfast at Hardy Lake PDF Print E-mail
Written by Marty Randall   
Tuesday, 25 May 2010 00:00

The next outdoor breakfast hosted by Friends of Hardy Lake at the lake’s shelterhouse overlooking the beach will be held on Saturday, May 29, during Memorial Day weekend.
The group will serve an all-you-can-eat meal from 7 to 10 a.m. on certain Saturdays during the spring, summer and fall at the large shelterhouse to raise funds to support the Dwight Chamberlain Raptor Center near the lake. Cost per breakfast is $6 per adult and $3 for children ages three to 12. Youngsters under age three will eat free.
Other dates for the breakfasts include June 26, July 3 on the Independence Day weekend, July 31, August 28, September 4 on the Labor Day weekend, September 25 during Hardy Lake’s Raptor Days and October 30 during the lake’s Fall Fun Days weekend.
Friends of Hardy Lake now has a website. Everyone interested in learning more about Friends and their activities are welcome to visit the site at friendsofhardylake.com.

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 May 2010 11:40
 
Funeral home director held while inquiry about human remains continues PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 18 May 2010 00:00

 

Indiana State Police are continuing an investigation involving human and animal remains found in a building on the grounds of R.D. Pyke Funeral Service in Henryville last week.

Richard D. Pyke, 42, owner/operator of R.D. Pyke Funeral Service in Henryville, and his 19-year-old son, Richard “Bradley” Pyke, were arrested by ISP detectives in an undercover sting operation on Wednesday evening, May 12.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 May 2010 12:05
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Officers chase, capture man threatening to shoot police, self PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 18 May 2010 00:00