ANDERSON, Ind. — Strong thunderstorms and showers expected, especially this evening. Some storms may become severe. Scattered showers and storms will conitnue into Wednesday. Highs will fall from the mid-80s today to the lower 80s on Wednesday. The cool down will continue through the rest of the week causing temperatures to fall into the mid to lower 70s by Friday.
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No injuries after pickup hits building
No one was injured in a two-vehicle accident at the corner of College Drive and Eighth Street in Anderson Friday night. The collision sent a pickup truck skidding into the storefront of Labor Ready, a temporary labor agency located at 919 E. Eighth St.
Weather predictions prepared residents
Local police say preparation helped prevent accidents during the first heavy snowstorm of the season Friday. “They were predicting a lot of snow, and people were mindful of that and took their time,” said Joel Sandefur, a public information officer for Anderson Police Department.
- Mandela influenced local residents The power of the change Nelson Mandela brought to South Africa was especially clear for Anderson resident Anna Blevens, who spent her summers in South Africa from 1992-2002 to assist the Anderson-based Church of God in building church support systems.
- Celebrate Christmas at Lapel High School The Lapel High School Music Department will present its annual holiday show on Monday in the auditorium.
- Local Briefs: Dec. 7 A compilation of local and state news items as published in the Saturday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- What's Where: Dec. 7 Local meetings and activities planned for Saturday.
Mandela, anti-apartheid icon, mourned world over
In nearly seven decades spent fighting for freedom and equality, Nelson Mandela inspired and challenged the world to stand up for others. As word of Mandela's death spread, current and former presidents, athletes and entertainers, and people around the world spoke about the life and legacy of the former South African leader.
Secondary roads might still be hazardous; more snow on the way
The weather forecast for today calls for snow beginning about 11 a.m. and continuing through mid-evening, with an accumulation of 1-2 inches.
- Pendleton, South Madison to split cost of police officer School and town officials are working toward hiring a new school resource officer beginning Jan. 1.
- Local Briefs: Dec. 6 A compilation of local news as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
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