Couple overwhelmed by help after the flood PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 13 July 2017 07:06

By Bonnie Prindle
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On Saturday, May 21st, Danny and Pam Walton stood outside of Danny’s Heating and Air Conditioning and surveyed the damage done by the flood the night before. The shop’s entire inventory was laid out in the driveway, waterlogged and ruined.

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Washington County Rocks providing treasure hunting fun PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 05 July 2017 11:27

When Crystal Davis found her first painted rock in Louisville, it brought a smile to her face when she desperately needed one. She and her fiance, Rowan Brough, decided to bring the game back to Salem, to bring some smiles to the residents of their hometown.

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Be mindful of laws as school buses return to the roads PDF Print E-mail

In Indiana late July and early August brings hot weather, the State Fair and also the start of a new school year. Every school year the Indiana State Police receives numerous complaints about school bus stop arm violations from school corporations around the state.  The Indiana Department of Education surveys school corporations annually for stop arm violations on one given day, and reports those numbers to the National Association of State Directors for Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS).

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Request turns into debate between auditor and prosecutor PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 08:48

A request by Washington County Prosecutor Dustin Houchin to keep the same phone numbers on mobile phones being moved to his office’s plan at the County Commissioner’s regular meeting June 20, sparked a debate about the county personnel handbook.

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Schedule of events for Pekin Fourth of July Festival PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 28 June 2017 08:23

 

PEKIN 4TH OF JULY EVENT SCHEDULE FOR THE 187TH YEAR – 2017

Saturday, July 1st

10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m. - Food Court Open

10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m. - Flea Market Open

10:00 a.m. til 10:00 p.m. - Derby City Amusements, Rides, Food, Games

9:30 a.m. 3 on 3 Men’s/ Women’s Basketball 4 Players - per Team

Registration (Freshman thru Adult) 3 teams required for 10:00 a.m. event.

6:00 p.m. Pekin Idol Registration

7:00 p.m. Pekin Idol Contest on Park Stage

 

Sunday, July 2nd

12:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. - Food Court Open

12:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. - Flea Market Open

12:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. - Derby City Amusements, Rides, Food, Games

1:00 p.m. Baby Contest Registration at Park Shelter House

1:00 p.m. til 2:00 p.m. Ella Unruh, Singer on Stage

1:00 p.m. 3 on 3 Basketball Boys/Girls Basketball Registration (grades 6-8)

Kids younger, must have Parents Consent

2:00 p.m. Baby Contest on Park Stage

 

Monday, July 3rd

4:00 p.m. til After FIREWORKS - Food Court Open

4:00 p.m. til after FIREWORKS - Flea Market Open

4:00 p.m. til after FIREWORKS - Derby City Amusements, Rides, Food, Games

5:00 p.m. til 9:00 p.m. - Borden’s Lion Club Fish Dinner at Park Shelter House

6:00 p.m. til 8:00 p.m. – Lacefield & James Music Entertainment

8:00 p.m. – Hell’s Half Acre Hillbilly Burlesque Show

8:30 p.m. til after FIREWORKS – Lannie Hat & Hickbilly’s

10:00 p.m. FIREWORKS by Zambelli @ Pekin Park

 

Tuesday, July 4th

8:30 a.m. Parade line-up @ Eastern High School Parking Lot

10:00 a.m. PARADE – Sandi Ison, Coordinator with Family & Friends

Theme – 2017 – “All for One, One for All”

Grand Marshall - EHS GIRLS 2A BASKETBALL TEAM – 2A BASKETBALL-CHAMPIONS 2017

12:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. – Food Court Open

12:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. – Flea Market Open

12:00 p.m. til 5:00 p.m. – Derby City Amusement, Rides, Food, Games

12:00 p.m. til 2:00 p.m. - Borden Lions Club Fish Dinner at Park Shelter House

12:00 p.m. Presentation of “Colors” – Pekin American Legion Post 203

Invocation by Brad Moore, Pastor @ Blue River Baptist Church

Star Spangled Banner – McKenna Keltner

Pledge of Allegiance by Pekin American Legion Post 203

Reading of the Preamble of Declaration of Independence -

Eastern High School Valedictorian – Katelyn Endris

Back Home Again in Indiana – McKenna Keltner

Welcome Patrons – Anita Temple, Pekin 4th President of the PCBO- 2017

Veterans – Honored by the Christopher Harrison Daughters of the American Revolution with the United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration Committee Honor by Carol Crockett Weatherholt

12:30 p.m. EHS 2A Girls’ Basketball State Championship Celebration – Coach Mike McBride

Principal, Darin Farris & Athletic Director, Scott Newcomb – Championship Ring Presentation

EHS Booster Club Event , EHS High School Band by Matt Lindley

1:15 p.m Dollars for Scholars of Eastern High School – Ray Ramsey & Terry Thixton

2:00 p.m. Prince & Princess Contest on Stage – Darlene Hall

4:00 p.m. Queen Contest – Pekin 4th of July Queen – Darlene Hall

5:00 p.m. 2017 Queen - Crowning Announcement

5:00 p.m. Special Thanks and closing by Anita Temple, President PCBO 2017

 

 
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