More than $11,000 raised for Big Brothers Big Sisters PDF Print E-mail

Thanks to the efforts of many Washington County residents, businesses and organizations, $11,442.84 was raised at the 13th Annual Bowl for Kids Sake. The event is the main fundraiser for Washington County’s Big Brothers Big Sisters program.
A total of 39 teams competed in the event, with 14 of those teams coming from GKN Sinter Metals.
Last year, the company had eight teams participate. This year, they wanted to have a GKN hour of bowling, so they put together 14 teams, which took up all the lanes for the 2 p.m. time slot.

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Artisans and Farmers Market opens Saturday in Pekin Park PDF Print E-mail

The Pekin Park normally sits idle for most weeks of the year. On Saturday a new resident, The Washington County Artisan Farmer’s Market, moves in and will offer local residents a unique shopping experience while showing off one of the town’s hidden treasures.
The market, which is the community project of the Awareness Washington County Class of 2011, is the first of it’s kind in the area. All items are home grown or hand made.

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Morgan’s raiders turn back EHS softball team in county clash PDF Print E-mail

Salem junior Morgan Hasty used her bat, her glove and her arm to help lift the visiting Lady Lions over Eastern last Thursday evening in Pekin.
Hasty and SHS freshman Alex Davidson each drove in runs in the first inning against the Lady Musketeers, giving Salem a 3-0 lead and control of the game.

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Morgan’s raiders turn back EHS softball team in county clash PDF Print E-mail

Salem junior Morgan Hasty used her bat, her glove and her arm to help lift the visiting Lady Lions over Eastern last Thursday evening in Pekin.
Hasty and SHS freshman Alex Davidson each drove in runs in the first inning against the Lady Musketeers, giving Salem a 3-0 lead and control of the game.

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Washington one of five counties approved for public assistance PDF Print E-mail

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that federal Public Assistance (PA) has been made available to Indiana. Federal aid has been granted to augment state and local recovery efforts in the areas struck by severe storms, straight-line winds, and tornadoes Feb. 29-March 3 in Clark, Jefferson, Ripley, Scott and Washington counties.

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