Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN


December 27, 2013

At a glance...

Cheer Fund Totals

Goal: $53,500

Donations to Date: $49,908.25


Charles Gabbard, 92

Donald Schroeder, 71

Norene Duncan, 76

Anna E. Minary, 85

Sue Anna Disbro, 70

2014 election information

Anyone wishing to file a declaration of candidacy for the 2014 Primary Election may obtain forms from the Clerk’s Office or on the Secretary of State’s website,

Jan. 8, 2014 is the first day a major political party candidate may file to be placed on the Primary Election Ballot. The filing period will close at noon Feb. 7.

Additional information is available at the Clerk’s Office during regular Courthouse hours.

Clerk’s Office closing early on New Year’s Eve

The Decatur County Clerk’s Office will close at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, in order to complete the end of year procedures necessary for the office’s management and financial systems.

The clerk’s office will re-open at 8 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 2.

Thank you!

The Daily News thanks the following subscribers for their continued readership:

Floyd Milburn, Greensburg

Archie Gardner, Westport


Local clubs, service groups, fraternal organizations and others are encouraged to send their Coming Events information to the Daily News at or Daily News, PO Box 106, Greensburg, IN 47240.

Dec. 27

6:30 p.m. - Bridge at Greensburg Adult Center.

Dec. 30

1:30 p.m. - Scrabble at Greensburg Adult Center.

6 p.m. - Euchre at Greensburg Adult Center.

Dec. 31

8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. - The Eagles Lodge in Greensburg will have a New Year’s dance. Tickets are $12.50 per person. The Classic Country Band will play at the dance.

Jan. 1

New Year’s Day

Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library closed.

Jan. 3

6 p.m. - Decatur County Redevelopment Commission will meet at the Decatur County Courthouse.

Jan. 6

9:30 a.m. - Zumba Gold at Greensburg Adult Center. Event is one hour dance class for the older, active adult, beginner to exercise or to anyone who may have physical limitations.

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