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GREENSBURG — “Appeals on Wheels” made a stop at Greensburg Community High School Friday, bringing with it an actual live courtroom hearing to the Goddard Auditorium for the benefit of GCHS government and history students.

GREENSBURG – Kyle Walterman Construction recently started installing a state-of-the-art LED professional stage lighting system at the TCP Playhouse, the facility purchased in 2018 as the first performance venue actually owned by the local theater troupe.

GREENSBURG — A 1959 Ford 881 Select-O-Speed Gold Demonstrator, also known as “Miss Jill,” was chosen as “Best In Show” from the nearly 50 tractors that recently participated in the Annual Dan Wilson Power of the Past Parade at the fairgrounds.

GREENSBURG — Critical seconds tick away. Training takes over. Josh Eckstein, a lifeguard at the Southeastern Indiana YMCA, knew what to do while on duty one morning in late July when he saw a Y member start to go under the water.

RUSHVILLE — Two motorists sustained serious injuries in a near head-on crash north of Rushville shortly after 7:30 a.m. Tuesday.

GREENSBURG – The community has the opportunity to come together to support a music class at South Decatur Elementary School.

Scott Koors, Greensburg, has been elected as an alternate delegate to the 136th annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates Nov. 4 at the Peppermill Resort Spa & Casino in Reno, Nevada, reports Mark McCully, CEO of the American Angus Association.

DECATUR, ILL. — If it’s bigger, better, faster, newer, you’ll find it at the 66th annual Farm Progress Show when gates open Aug. 27 in Decatur, Ill.

BATESVILLE — All FGA members and the public are invited to attend the annual Food & Growers Association annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Liberty Park pavilion in Batesville.

GREENSBURG — Motivational speaker, author, musician, PBS veteran, national keynoter, and brand positioning expert Thaddeus Rex spoke to a room full of not-for profit and service organization directors and staff recently in the large meeting room at the Greensburg Learning Center.

GREENSBURG — The Main Street Greensburg sidewalk revitalization project is still on pace to be completed by the beginning of the Tree City Fall Festival, giving local residents a prime opportunity to see the finished product.

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GREENSBURG — With very high club participation rate, members of the Rotary Club of Greensburg #3437 put the wraps on its fourth year of parking cars at the Greensburg Power of the Past event held at the Decatur County Fairgrounds.

COLUMBUS — On Friday, Aug. 16, a corrections officer with the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office was arrested for operating while intoxicated following a traffic stop on Ind. 46 in Columbus.

GREENSBURG – A discussion focusing on adding another trail in Greensburg was held during the August Greensburg Redevelopment Commission meeting.

GREENSBURG – Decatur County’s non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate hit 2.9 percent last month, according to numbers released by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development.

GREENSBURG – Following a public notice late last week in regards to a drinking water violation, Greensburg Water Plant Superintendent Rick Denney offered more information on the matter, and also said local water is safe.

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INDIANAPOLIS – Several local youth placed well in equine events at the Indiana State Fair. They included the following.

Photo provided | The Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate its newest member as well as the one year anniversary of the new location of Tree City Properties, Inc. The real estate business is located at 127. N. Broadway Street, Greensburg. R…

GREENSBURG – The Indiana State Historical Society's display "Indiana Through the Mapmaker's Eye" is on display in the Historical Society of Decatur County's gallery until Sept. 12.

GREENSBURG – The Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Control & Shelter, 1635 W. Park Road, currently has several animals in need of a loving home.

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Harry Risher | This photo of a youngster on a tractor with the sun blazing behind him was taken Thursday at the Power of the Past reunion. The annual event continues through Sunday at the Decatur County Fairgrounds.

GREENSURG — Decatur County Memorial Hospital is expanding its vascular services by welcoming three vascular surgeons from Southern Indiana Surgery: Dr. Michael J. Buckmaster, Dr. Jason W. Christie and Dr. Douglas Y. Roese. Experienced in procedures addressing arteries, veins and lymphatics, …

Nicole Boersma, MD, of Greensburg, was recently installed as President of the Indiana Academy of Family Physicians (IAFP) at the French Lick Resort in French Lick, Indiana.

GREENSBURG – Indiana’s second highest court, the state’s Court of Appeals, will soon be making its way to Greensburg, and will conduct an oral argument beginning at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 23 in the Greensburg Community High School auditorium.

Local clubs, service groups, fraternal organizations, and others are encouraged to send their Coming Events information to the Daily News at news@greensburgdailynews.com with “Events” in the subject line or Daily News, PO Box 106, Greensburg, IN 47240.

GREENSBURG – The Greensburg Community High School Counseling Department gave a quick recap on school statistics during the August board meeting.

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GREENSBURG – The Daily News office, 135 S. Franklin Street, has a new phone system and the staff has new direct extensions.

GREENSBURG – The Decatur County United Fund has announced details regarding the organization's 2019 fundraising effort, commonly referred to as "The Campaign."

GREENSBURG – The Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Control & Shelter, 1635 W. Park Road, currently has several animals in need of a loving home.

GREENSBURG – Actor, storyteller and musician Kevin Stonerock will appear as William Fentress, Union Soldier from Henry County, from noon to 2:30 p.m. Sunday (Aug. 18) at the Decatur County Greensburg Public Library.

GREENSBURG – Today marks the first day of the 2019 Power of the Past "Reunion" at the Decatur County Fairgrounds.

GREENSBURG — New Directions, a local center for survivors of domestic violence and abuse, recently held one of their largest fundraisers of the year.

INDIANAPOLIS – Area legislators have announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

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GREENSBURG – The Greensburg/Decatur County Animal Control & Shelter, 1635 W. Park Road, currently has several animals in need of a loving home.

GREENSBURG – St. Vincent Trauma Services, along with their Statflight service, are hosting free Stop the Bleed training sessions at three different times today (Aug. 14).

NEW POINT – The third annual Diner Dash 5K to benefit the Becca Wessel Memorial Scholarship Fund is scheduled for Sept. 14 with registration beginning at 8 a.m. at the Midtown Diner in New Point and the 5K starting there at 9 a.m.

GREENSBURG – The Tree County Players, a local not-for-profit theatre group, recently hosted its annual meeting at the Main Street Playhouse.

GREENSBURG – Saturday, city councilman Darrell Poling presented a framed document, complete with the seal of the City of Greensburg and Mayor Dan Manus's signature, to the directors of Foundations for Recovery, Speranza House, Celebrate Recovery and Recover Out Loud. That document officially…

Recent studies prove that high-quality pre-K education can help close the academic readiness gap between low-income children and their peers, according to State Senator Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg).

FRANKLIN COUNTY — INDOT contractor Paul H. Rohe Company began milling operations on Ind. 229 last week in Franklin County as part of a $700,000 resurface project located north of I-74 near Batesville and Oldenburg.

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Obituaries

Aleah Nelene, Kinsley Ann, and Gracelynn Shae Carmer, infant daughters of Christopher Carmer and Cassandra Hellmich of Greensburg, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at St. Vincent Women's Hospital in Indianapolis. They are survived by their parents; one sister, Maya Hellmich, Greensbur…

Charles E. Kuntz, 92, of Shelbyville, passed away August 20, 2019 at MHP Medical Center in Shelbyville. Funeral services will be 12:00 noon on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, Shelbyville. Burial will be ion Mt. Pisgah Baptist Cemetery. Visi…

Hallie Maxine Thompson Revalee, 88, passed away Monday morning August 19, 2019, at Country Charm Senior Living Center in Greenwood, Indiana, after a long illness. She had previously lived in Greensburg, Indiana, for over fifty-five years. Maxine was the first child of Ray and Helen Cooper Th…

Ann M. Dawson Baker, 47, formerly of Westport, IN died on August 7th, 2019 at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center in Fort Walton Beach Florida. Born October 2, 1971 in Rushville, IN she was the daughter of Harry and Susan (Clemons) Dawson. She was a 1990 graduate of South Decatur Junior/Senior …