Cross Roads UMC to honor veterans
ANDERSON — Cross Roads United Methodist Church, 2000 N. Scatterfield Road, will honor all veterans during its 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. worship services Sunday with a slide presentation.
Legion to have Sunday breakfast
LAPEL — The Lapel American Legion will have its monthly breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sunday.
Price is $6 for all-you-can-eat. The menu includes scrambled or fried eggs, sausage gravy and biscuits, fried potatoes, pancakes, French toast, juice and coffee.
Informational meeting scheduled for Tuesday
ANDERSON — A local pregnancy center is growing and needs help. An informational meeting is set to find people who are interested in getting involved on a variety of levels, from board members to volunteers, specific skill sets (carpentry, computer, organization, medical etc.).
The meeting will take place from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Miami Room at the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St., Anderson.
Information: Pat Gaumer, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CrownPointe to host Veterans Day program
ANDERSON — CrownPointe of Anderson, 2727 CrownPointe Circle, will host a Veterans Day Program on Monday at 2 p.m. in the dining room of Crown Pointe. The event is being co-sponsored by CrownPointe and St. Vincent Anderson Home Health.
The program includes a display of veterans memorabilia, ROTC posting of colors, guest speakers and roll call for all veterans who attend. Refreshments will be served.
Information: Debbie, 641-9995.
Hoosier Lottery closed Monday
INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosier Lottery offices will be closed Monday in observance of the Veterans Day holiday.
Hoosier Lottery drawings will occur at their regular times. No other business will be conducted at Hoosier Lottery headquarters or Hoosier Lottery regional offices. Tickets may be still purchased, and prizes less than $600 may be redeemed as usual at Hoosier Lottery retail locations.
Hoosier Lottery offices will re-open Tuesday.
NASH selected as finalist
NEW CASTLE — Country music station WMDH NASH 102.5, headquartered in New Castle and serving Madison, Delaware and Henry counties, has been selected as a finalist for the Radio Station of the Year at today's 26th annual Spectrum Awards presented by the Indiana Broadcasters Association.
The Spectrum Awards recognizes broadcast excellence for outstanding achievement in broadcasting by Indiana radio and television stations. NASH, vying in Market 3 for small stations, is up against WKVI of Knox and WZVN of Lowell.
Property taxes due Tuesday
ANDERSON — The second installment of property taxes for Madison County residents are due Tuesday.
Payments may be made at Community Bank of Lapel and Summitville, First Farmers Bank & Trust, First Merchants and Star Financial Bank. They will accept payment by cash or check with remittance coupon.
Residents may also pay by credit card at http://treasurer.madisoncounty48.us/, by mail to Madison County Treasurer, 16 E. Ninth St., Suite 109, Anderson, IN 46016, or in person at the Treasurer's office at the address listed above. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The courthouse will be closed on Monday in observance of Veterans Day.
A drop box is available for taxpayers not wishing to wait in line for a receipt.
Fort Wayne man gets 90 years in fatal shooting
INDIANAPOLIS — A Fort Wayne man has been sentenced to 90 years in prison for fatally shooting another man outside an American Legion post in the city.
The Journal Gazette reports 36-year-old Eric Smith was sentenced Friday in the death of 37-year-old Jabron Totton. He was convicted last month of murder, unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon, and using a firearm to commit the crime.
Court documents indicate the two men got into an argument as the post's bar was closing.