Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

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September 5, 2013

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Standinghed:Obituaries:

John Willard Lay, 68

Sara Jean Ford-Bozeman, 86

Joanne Oney, 88

Red shirts for Honda

Pick out your best red shirt and join the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce on the courthouse lawn, Thursday, Sept. 12 at 5:30 p.m. as they retake the Honda ‘H’ photo that was originally created in 2006.

This photo will commemorate Honda’s fifth anniversary of producing vehicles at the Greensburg plant. Please bring a friend.

Auditions on the way for Tree County Players production

Tree County Players will perform Dashing Through the Snow Nov. 21, 22 and 23.

Auditions will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 9, 10 and 11 at the Tree County Players building, 327 South Monfort Street, Greensburg.

There are 12 female and five male roles, ranging in age from 18 to over 70. The show has several smaller roles and some roles may be doubled. The production is not a musical, and a few scripted lines will be provided to be read.

Appointments may be made to ensure a particular audition time, but walk-ins are welcome. Several parts have only short lines to be memorized.

Audition appointments may be made by calling Dennis Harmon at 663-7690. Check out www.tcpgreensburg.com for a synopsis of the play.

Museum showcasing county’s agricultural history

The Decatur County Historical Society Museum is now hosting an exhibit looking at Decatur County’s deep agricultural history featuring photos, stories and artifacts from family farms.

For more information, call 663-2764.

Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District meeting rescheduled

The Lake Santee Regional Waste and Water District meeting scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 19, at 3:30 p.m. has been rescheduled.

The meeting will be held at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 24, and will be followed at 6 p.m. with a board training for small utilities seminar to be presented by Alliance of Indiana Rural Water.

For questions, call Brad Jones at 527-2943.

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