Six North Harrison employees presented with mementos for service PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 16 September 2009 00:00
    Six employees of the North Harrison Schools were presented with mementos for either 30 years of service or retirement at the Thursday regular monthly meeting of the North Harrison Board of School Trustees.
    Receiving a white rocker form Cracker Barrel Restaurant was Diana Prechtel, who retired as a corporation bus driver.
    Receiving a plaque for 30 years of service were five individuals: Rhonda Harmon (Morgan Elementary), Marvin Kost (Maintenance), Lisa Oehmann (North Harrison Elementary), Gary Potter (North Harrison High School), and Dana Striegel (North Harrison High School).
    The board also approved the advertisement of an Additional Appropriations Public Hearing for the Rainy Day Fund. The figure being considered is for $4 million. The public hearing will be on October 8, 2009.
    In an unrelated financial matter, the board also approved the donation of $600.00 to the high school athletics fund from Jones Machine and Tool.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2009 12:16
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Carnegie Center Participates in Smithsonian Magazine’s 5th Annual Museum Day PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 16 September 2009 00:00
    On Saturday, September 26, 2009, the Carnegie Center for Art and History in New Albany, Indiana will participate in the fifth annual Museum Day, presented by Smithsonian magazine.  A celebration of culture, learning and the dissemination of knowledge, Smithsonian’s Museum Day reflects the spirit of the magazine and emulates the free-admission policy of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington, DC-based properties.
     Last year, upwards of 200,000 people attended Museum Day, with all 50 states plus Puerto Rico represented by over 900 participating museums, including 84 Smithsonian affiliate museums. This year, the magazine expects to attract over 1,000 museums.  “The Carnegie Center for Art and History is proud to participate in Museum Day 2009 in association with the venerable museums of the Smithsonian Institution,” said Laura Wilkins, Director of Marketing and Outreach at the Center.  “Like the Smithsonian museums, the Carnegie Center offers free admission and programs year-round, and we look forward to recognizing Museum Day 2009 with our visitors.”
Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2009 12:18
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Harrison County Domestic Violence Coordinating Council to hold events PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 16 September 2009 00:00
    The Harrison County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Coordinating Council is partnering with local organizations to hold events encouraging male participation in recognition of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
    Sponsored by the Harrison County Community Foundation, the first annual Harrison County “Men against Violence against Women” rally will be held on Tuesday, October 6 from 12 to 1 p.m. on the Square in downtown Corydon. Hoosier Hills PACT, the Harrison County Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Coordinating Council, and the Corydon Rotary Club are asking that men in Harrison County illustrate their belief that men’s relationships with women must be based on honor respect, and equal power to make decisions. Banners and t-shirts will proclaim the message “Another Man against Violence against Women.” A free pizza lunch will be served and free t-shirts will be provided to the first 100 participants. Brochures and other materials addressing the issue, and providing ways in which men can work to end violence, will be available.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 September 2009 12:19
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East Washington School Corporation Committee for Accreditation to hold meeting PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 09 September 2009 00:00
    The East Washington School Corporation Committee for Accreditation is requesting input from community stakeholders. The committee will meet on Wednesday, September 16 from 7 until 8:30 p.m. in the East Washington Elementary cafeteria. The agenda for this meeting will include the review and finalization of the district vision, mission, and purpose. Additionally, an October meeting will be scheduled to develop the district's educational beliefs and expectations for a graduate of East Washington School Corporation. Interested parties, including parents, students, employees, community members, business leaders, and post-secondary educators are invited. To attend please RSVP at 967-3931.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 September 2009 08:34
 
Hayswood Theatre to present And Then There Were None PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 09 September 2009 00:00
    Hayswood Theatre in Corydon, Indiana, will open the fall production, Agatha Christie’s well known murder mystery, “And Then There Were None” on September 18. Originally called “Ten Little Indians”, the story centers around eight guests who are invited to attend a dinner party at a strange little country house on a remote island off the coast of Devon. The host is mysteriously absent and only the cook and the butler are there to greet them. Very soon the guests realize they have all been tricked into attending the gathering. Unable to get back to the mainland, all ten present find themselves in grave danger.
    Directed by Ellen Hanaver, the cast includes Patty McClure, Shelley Hanaver-Torrez, Jon Driver, Lance Ponder, Liz Swarens, Charlie Swarens, David De Spain, Brigham Callam, Ian Ellis, Mark Northup, Kathy Norton, and Dana Taylor. The show will run September 18, 19, and 20, September 25, 26, 27, and October 2, 3, and 4. Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m. and Sunday shows are at 2 p.m. Tickets are still $10 and $12. Please call 738-2138 for reservations.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 September 2009 08:35
 
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