Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

News

November 29, 2013

Decatur County Events Calendar

(Continued)

Dec. 17

Noon - Crafts with Connie Webster at Greensburg Adult Center.

1 to 3 p.m. - Euchre at Greensburg Adult Center.

6 p.m. - Greensburg Water Board meets at City Hall.

6 to 8 p.m. - “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” teen program at library. Registration is required.

7 p.m. - Greensburg Board of Zoning Appeals meets at City Hall.

7:30 p.m. - Greensburg Plan Commission meets at City Hall.

Dec. 18

1 p.m. - Euchre and bridge at Greensburg Adult Center.

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

6:30 p.m. - Greensburg TIF Board meets at City Hall.

Dec. 19

5 to 6 p.m. - Gingerbread house program at library.

5 to 9 p.m. - Christmas light trip at Greensburg Adult Center.

Dec. 20

1:30 p.m. - Greensburg Adult Center bowling at Parkside Lanes.

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

Dec. 23

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

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

7 p.m. - Board of Aviation Commissioners meets at City Hall.

Dec. 25

Christmas Day

Dec. 27

1 to 3 p.m. - Movie Madness with Despicable Me 2 at library. Popcorn and drinks provided.

1:30 p.m. - Greensburg Adult Center bowling at Parkside Lanes.

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

Monday

6:30 p.m.: Greensburg Lions Club every second and fourth Monday at the Decatur County REMC office. For membership, contact Ann Lindsay at 663-5393.

Tuesday

9 to 10 a.m.: Women’s Bible Study at the YMCA every week. All ladies of all ages are welcome. Info: 812-663-3531.

10 a.m.: Support group for widows and widowers meets every week at Westport Christian Church. Info: 812-591-3807.

10 -11:45 a.m.: Seniors Bible study and fellowship in the YMCA conference room every week. Info: Connie McCracken at 663-3531.

Text Only
News
  • 'Family Connections' looks to empower families “Family Connections’ mission is building strong families. We believe by building strong families we build strong communities. We empower families to become the best they can be,” points out executive director Connie DeBurger. The southeastern Indiana

    August 20, 2014

  • nws-gb082014-cookie theft mug Girl Scout Cookie fund theft charged GREENSBURG – A man accused of stealing from a child’s Girl Scout Cookie fund now faces a local theft charge alongside drug-related offenses in a nearby county.Police arrested James K. Sparks, 30, on Monday, following the issuance of a warrant from th

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Events Local clubs, service groups, fraternal organizations and others are encouraged to send their Coming Events information to the Daily News at news@greensburgdailynews.com or Daily News, PO Box 106, Greensburg, IN 47240.Aug. 2211 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Baked

    August 20, 2014

  • nwnws-gb082014 record corn crop photo 2 Record crop, but low prices worry farmers GREENSBURG — Decatur County farmer David Miers said this year’s corn plants look better than any he has seen in all the 44 years he has raised crops.“The corn crop this year, at this point … best corn crop we’ve ever raised,” he said. “It’s absolutel

    August 20, 2014 2 Photos

  • nws-gb082014-casey simmons arrest and mug-19 Woman jailed on multiple battery charges GREENSBURG – A Greensburg woman alleged to have threatened to harm a police officer, jail officer and others during an alcohol-induced rage was arrested and jailed over the weekend.Casey Renee Simmons, 22, of the 900 block of West CR 150 North, was a

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Land Zeppelin inventor to kick off crowdfunding campaign GREENSBURG — A local inventor plans to use the power of the people — and the World Wide Web — to secure funds to produce prototypes for the Land Zeppelin, a Zeppelin-shaped apparatus that allows bicyclists to ride in the rain without getting wet.Jim

    August 20, 2014

  • County clerk says she will officiate weddings Greensburg — Newly appointed Decatur County Clerk Adina Roberts will perform marriage ceremonies at the courthouse weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.Those interested in being married by Roberts can contact the clerk’s office at 663-8223 or 663-8642.Most

    August 19, 2014

  • Ladies invited to mammogram program fundraiser GREENSBURG – The Hospital Foundation of Decatur County invites area women to be a part of the first “Tee Off ‘Fore’ Ta-Tas” all-female “Goofy” Golf Tournament, to be held at North Branch Golf Course from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19. This unique even

    August 19, 2014

  • nws-gb081914 domestic battery photo Man threatened, beat and choked wife GREENSBURG — A Greensburg man has been charged with three felonies related to a domestic battery in which police suspect he choked his wife and threatened to kill her and her son.Justin Embree, 38, of 227 ½ N. Monfort, has been charged with strangula

    August 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Woman shares story of abusive marriage GREENSBURG – Domestic violence is an ever-growing problem that causes permanent emotional damage and takes many lives each year; one in four women experience domestic violence in their lifetime.Many people believe such problems don’t exist in their c

    August 19, 2014