Frankton Legion sets sweetheart dance
FRANKTON — The Frankton American Legion will host a Sweetheart Dance on Saturday, Feb. 16. From 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Miss Sharlett and the Closet Rockers will entertain. The public is invited to attend.
AHS class of ‘66 meets Wednesday evening
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1966 will meet for dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening at Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet, 5567 S. Scatterfield Road in the Applewood Shopping Center.
This is a new location for the class. For information, contact Dick Dunn 617-0362 or Jane Barker 378-3991.
AU prof to discuss ‘Satchmo’
ANDERSON — Anderson University music professor Mark Murray will discuss “The House that Satch Built: Reflections on Louis Armstrong, Early Jazz, and the Music Business” at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18. His talk will be in the Anderson Public Library. Cardinal Room.
Louis Armstrong’s work formed the foundation not only of many music genres, but of the modern music business itself. Learn about Satchmo’s innovations, his relationship with the music business, the reasons for his success, and his lasting influence.
Murray will touch on the historical backdrop of Armstrong’s work and will show how, as jazz historian Leonard Feather put it, “Americans, unknowingly, live part of every day in the house that Satch built.”
Markleville hosting breakfast Saturday
MARKLEVILLE — The Christian Men’s Fellowship (C.M.F.) East Christian Church, Markleville will have its monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast on Saturday from 8 to 10 a.m. in the downstairs church fellowship hall.
The menu includes French toast, sausage patties, scrambled eggs, juice and coffee, with a free will offering accepted.
The East Christian Church is located at 124 E. Main St., Markleville (on Indiana 38) and is handicap accessible.
For more information call Wayne Fox at 533-9012.
Legion hosting all-you-eat breakfast
ANDERSON — The George H. Hockett American Legion Post 127, 4118 Columbus Ave., will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
The menu includes biscuits and sausage, sausage patties, scrambled eggs, hash browns, pancakes and drinks for $5.
Frankton Legion sets sweetheart dance
Crossing over to Christianity
Tim Hanshew lives by 1 Corinthians 1:18: “For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” For the past six years, he has shared that power by carrying a large wooden cross throughout Anderson.
2014 Debutante Cotillion participants
The 11 participants in this year’s Debutante Cotillion Beautillion Militaire were asked a variety of questions, including their influences, words that describe themselves and favorite “words to live by.” The event begins at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at Madison Park Church of God, 6607 Providence Drive. Call Antoinette Davis at 620-2229 for tickets, which are $270 per table or $30 each.
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- Theresa Timmons: Dinosaurs run amok at mamaw's house I love my new job as a grandparent. It includes playing imaginary tennis with imaginary tennis rackets, making elaborate tents in the living room, and hair-pulling.
- Reliving the Orestes tornado of 1922 Spring is a time of new life and hope. A time when grass becomes green and flowers begin to bloom. But with the beauty of the season often comes the arrival of devastating storms. The spring of 1922 was no exception to the residents of Orestes.
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- Maleah Stringer: Volunteers needed to spend time with shelter animals Shelters can be extremely stressful places for many animals, particularly those who have been in a loving home. This is why we want people to come into the shelter and spend time with our animals — to help keep them adoptable so that when the right person comes along they are ready.
- Community Briefs: April 20 A compilation of community news items as published in the Sunday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
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