Daybreak celebrates 16th year
ANDERSON — Daybreak Adult Day Services, 1304 Main St., will celebrate its 16-year anniversary from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday. Daybreak offers a safe environment for participants and peace of mind for families.
Those interested in the program are invited to stop in for a piece of cake and celebrate the anniversary. For information about Daybreak call Diane Sexton-Parker at 640-1065.
Legion serving up Saturday breakfast
ANDERSON — The George Hockett American Legion Post 127, 4118 Columbus Ave., Anderson, will hold an all-you-can-eat breakfast on Saturday from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m.
The menu is biscuits and sausage gravy, hash browns. scrambled eggs, sausage patties, pancakes and drinks for $5.
CHA offers Better Breathers Club
ANDERSON — The next Better Breathers meeting will be on Wednesday, April 24, at 1 p.m., at the Community Anderson Education Center, 1923 N. Madison Ave., Anderson.
Robin Brunton, registered occupational therapist with ProCare Rehabilitation Services, will be the guest speaker. For information or to RSVP, contact Dawana Felty at 298-5178.
Market hosting ‘Girls Night Out’ April 27
MARKLEVILLE — The Markleville Farmers Market is hosting a “Girls Night Out” from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Hardy Building, Ind. 38, Markleville.
There is no admission. There will be door prizes and free snacks. Shopping will be provided by local business women and shops. There will be a massage therapist with chair massages, a nail tech and lots of shopping available. This event is open to the public (adult ladies only).
Dan’s Fish Fry to help Operation Love
ANDERSON — A Dan’s Fish Fry in support of Operation Love Ministries will be held from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at Wesley Free Methodist Church, 3017 W. Eighth St., Anderson.
Proceeds go to Operation Love which assists those in need in Madison County with food, financial assistance, pharmaceutical aide, household items, and clothing. The menu will include all-you-can-eat fish and chicken. Cost is $9 for adults; $5 for children 6-12;and children under five, eat free.
Art show helps Special Olympics
ANDERSON — Primrose Retirement Community, 1118 W. Cross St., will host an art show, live jazz music and a silent auction from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 23. All proceeds benefit the Special Olympics.
For information, call Carissa or Hervey at 643-5000.
Pet nail, microchip clinic planned
ANDERSON — The Madison County Humane Society, 2219 Crystal St., will conduct its monthly nail and microchip clinic and heartworm testing from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the shelter.
Cost is $5 for nail trim, $10 heartworm test and $20 for microchipping. No appointment is necessary. Pets must be on a leash.
A Night of Dancing in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA – Alexandria Community Band hosts an evening of dancing to Big Band, swing and jazz music on Saturday, April 20 at 7 p.m. at Church Street Commons, 204 W. Church St.. The evening will feature the award-winning Alexandria High School Jazz Band and winners of Anderson Paramount’s “Dancing Like the Stars.”
Cox’s Supermarket will provide cookies and soft drinks, included in the ticket price. Tickets are $7.50, students with ID get in for $5, and a table for 6 is $40. Tickets are limited and can be ordered from any ACB member or from the Alexandria Monroe Chamber of Commerce. For information, contact email@example.com or 724-9234.
Daybreak celebrates 16th year
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.
- Community Briefs: April 20 A compilation of community news items as published in the Sunday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
- Jim Bailey: Wages were much less back then, but so were prices If you have any questions about what economists mean by inflation, just look at yesterday’s buying power. Those old western movies talked about wages of $1 a day. That wouldn’t even buy a burger at a fast food joint today by the time sales tax is added in.
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