The Herald Bulletin

May 3, 2013

Local Briefs: May 4


The Herald Bulletin

— A compilation of news items of local and statewide interest as published in the Saturday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

IN*SOURCE meets at library

ANDERSON —  IN*SOURCE is hosting a series of three free public meetings offering parents the opportunity to meet with Maggie Mattingly, IN*SOURCE regional program specialist. These meetings will be held at the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St., over three evenings, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 13 (Carnegie Room), Tuesday, May 14, (Riley Room), and Thursday, May 16. She will review your child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) and make suggestions or recommendations. Parents are asked to bring copies of their child’s IEP, behavior plans, and educational evaluations. Meetings will be held on a first come first served basis. For more information, call 374-6777 or 800-332-4433.

Streets closed Saturday for race

ANDERSON —  Central Avenue from Eighth to 11th Street, Ninth Street, Main to Jail Road, 10th and Indian Trail Parkway (Main to Wheeler Avenue), will be closed Saturday from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. due to the Mayor’s Cup Go Cart Race.

Transportation service to end

YORKTOWN —  The New InterUrban rural public transportation service in Delaware County will end on July 1, according to officials at LifeStream Services.

After much research and discussion, including a public forum and appeals to local officials, LifeStream had hoped to find additional avenues for funding. Unfortunately, none of those actions produced any means that would allow the agency to continue the service.

Garden club goes to Muncie

ALEXANDRIA —  SmallTown Garden Club is taking a road trip for its Monday, May 6, meeting. The group will meet at 5:30 p.m. at Christy Woods at Ball State University for a tour with Professor John Taylor to see the woods and orchard greenhouses.

After the tour, they will travel to Dinsmores for the meeting and refreshments.

For additional information, call Sylvia Finney at 282-0100.

Welcome dinner set for Friday

ANDERSON —  The next Welcome Dinner will be held at 6 p.m. Friday at Anderson Church of the Brethren, 741 N. Scatterfield Road.

There is no charge and veterans, active military and their families are invited to attend.

Speaker will be Rob Sparks, executive director of the Anderson/Madison County Corporation for Economic Development, who will discuss the proposed reservoir.

To RSVP, call 649-9231.

Drama at The Civic

MUNCIE — White River Christian Home Educators’ Senior Drama Troupe will present “I Remember Mama” tonight at 7 p.m. at the Muncie Civic Theatre, 216 E. Main St., Muncie.

Tickets at the door will be $7 (students) and $10 (adults).