Butlers receive Strengthening Familes honors
ANDERSON — Rebecca and Mercedes Butler display their certificates from Madison County’s first Strengthening Families Program. Each family that graduated from the program completed all necessary requirements during the 14-week period. The next program will begin on Monday, April 1, and be located in Elwood.
For more information about participating in the Strengthening Families Program, contact Monica Colton at 442-0562.
Hinds Career Center inducts 22 into NHS
ELWOOD — As representing Alexandria, Tipton and Elwood High Schools, 22 seniors from Hinds Career Center were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on March 12.
Each received purple and silver honor cords to be worn at their high school graduation ceremonies in honor of their academic and technical accomplishments. All 22 seniors have post-secondary plans including Purdue, Ball State, IUPUI, Indiana University Kokomo, Ivy Tech Community College, and Butler University.
These students are now members of a national honor society of schools and colleges that recognize their achievements in career and technical education. Inductees must have a 3.75 GPA in their career center program, overall 3.0 GPA, excellent attendance and citizenship, and be recommended for membership. Also recognized as juniors for provisional membership were four individuals who exemplify excellence in academic and technical achievement: Joshua Baldwin, Gage Brown, Rebecca Faulstich, Mallory Gibson, Katelyn Hickman, Corbin Hughes, Sammy Mireles, Kandace Slayton and Katie Waymire.
They are, back row left to right: Chase Singer, Dylan Downey, Kyle Church, Rylie Gunning, Charles Sanqunetti, Brayton Scott, Steven Fletcher and Collin Hoskins.
They are, middle row left to right: Madison Hancock, Hope Fred, Macy Johnson, Angela Church, Sarah Lamberjack, Austin Blackford, Madelyn Helpling and Tanner Hobbs.
And they are, front row left to right: Alisha Burton, Alison Ashbaugh, Gabrielle Meyers, Miriah Remy, Harley Medley and Sydney Hurst.
Butlers receive Strengthening Familes honors
- Acting without words Nineteen area students will take a walk down the red carpet Tuesday evening as their film projects premiere at the Paramount Theatre during the WRC Silent Film Festival.
Community Briefs: April 21
A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
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.
- Location, location, location When imagining the house of a farmer, people don’t tend to envision the home built by George and Nancy Likens. By pouring time and attention into their haven since they originally constructed the house in 1975, they have created an updated and lovely environment in the perfect setting.
- 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.
- Back in the News: April 20 The Herald Bulletin looks back at stories from the Anderson Daily Bulletin and The Anderson Herald newspapers. 10 Years Ago – 2004 April 21 – The Edgewood Baptist Church now is completely inside the town limits of Edgewood. The Town Council made it o
- 14th annual dog walkathon at Shadyside Park The Madison County Humane Society will host its 14th annual dog walkathon on Saturday, May 3. The walk will be at Shadyside Park between 8 a.m. and noon (rain or shine.
- 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.
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