The Herald Bulletin

Overnight Update


May 25, 2013

Jottings: May 26

Tri Kappa holds 60th state convention

INDIANAPOLIS — The 60th State Convention of Tri Kappa was recently held at the Indianapolis Marriott East.

Representing the Anderson chapter were Phommaly DaVong delegate, and Dawn Carr, alternate.

Others who attended were Denise Miller, Jeanne Justice, Melan Neal, Lynn Payne, Jill McDonald and Kathy Shapiro.

Several business sessions and educational workshops were held during the three-day meeting. The Fine Arts winners from Province Conventions and local residents were Nancy Muething and Denise Miller.

Local resident Lynn Payne was installed as Xi treasurer.

The Anderson Xi Chapter was established in 1904 and has now 40 members. Its projects are making blankets for Riley Children’s Hospital, selling Terri Lynn nuts and hosting zumbathon.

Donations in the local community are made to Madison County Literacy Coalition and the Anderson Young Ballet Theatre.

Bowman to direct foundation outreach

ANDERSON — The South Madison Community Foundation announced a new addition to its staff.

 Tammy Bowman will join the organization as Donor and Community Development Officer.

Bowman is a veteran nonprofit professional, having worked in Madison County organizations since 1997. She has previously worked for the Corporation for Economic Development as a Research Analyst and Development Consultant, for the City of Anderson as Director of Public and Media Relations, and as Program Director of the Madison County Community Foundation.

Her role at the South Madison Community Foundation will utilize skills and knowledge from each of these assignments as she develops growth strategies, marketing plans, and enhanced programming.

Bowman will serve as South Madison Community Foundation’s first Development Officer since its beginning in 1992.

Lisa Floyd, Executive Director, said, “Tammy has a rare skill set and a professional background that has afforded her a unique view of the opportunities for growth within our organization. She has a deep interest and engagement in the work of the Community Foundation and a commitment to serving the community.”

The South Madison Community Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization established to assist donors in meeting their philanthropic interest in producing positive and sustainable change in the South Madison County community of Adams, Fall Creek, Green, and Stony Creek Townships. The Foundation is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and assisted in achieving its mission by committee members and staff.

Text Only
  • FEA HB0417 Ghost Hunters Paranormal investigators visit Paramount The Paranormal Answers Research Team, a group of investigators who travel to alleged haunting sites, recently visited the Paramount Theatre to see if the building filled with history is also filled with ghosts.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • FEA - HB0417 - Ghost hunters-Kelly Dickey Kelly Dickey: Ghost hunting leads to more skepticism and a fun story The thought of spirits terrified me as a kid, intrigued me as a teen and added to the various questions I have about life as an adult. But mainly they’ve been entertaining.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Community Briefs: April 17

    A compilation of community news items as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 16, 2014

  • FEA HB0416 Reno Sweeney Review: Classic Cole Porter tunes in 'Anything Goes' Light-hearted entertainment reigns at Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre as the stage is filled with sparkling costumes, quick stepping and even a little slapstick thrown into the mix. “Anything Goes,” now playing through May 11, may be a musical celebrating its 80th anniversary, but the humor is not lost on modern audiences.

    April 16, 2014 3 Photos

  • Community Briefs: April 16 A compilation of community news as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 16, 2014

  • Community Briefs: April 15 A compilation of community news as published in the Tuesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 15, 2014

  • FEA - HB0414 - Multiplication Madness - JC 1 Multiplication tourney sparks interest in math Alexandria teacher creates multiplication tourney to make math fun.

    April 14, 2014 4 Photos

  • Community Briefs: April 14 A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 14, 2014

  • FEA - HB0413 - volunteer Brian Morson - JC 39 A helping hand Brian Morson’s time as a volunteer at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital started as a patient when he had a hip injury. After he made a comment that hospitals in London have greeters, the director of Volunteer Services at the time told him he had the perfect voice and accent to do it at St. Vincent. Twelve years later, he’s volunteered more than 4,500 hours.

    April 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • FEA - HB0413 - 0959 Starting over

    Ryan and Janae Ledbetter may not have moved far geographically, but the differences in their lifestyle and surroundings are huge. A new style of house has called for new décor and furnishings, which is suiting the family well.

    April 12, 2014 5 Photos

Reader Pet Photos

We're looking for your best pet photos! Share your photos of your favorite non-human companions in our new photo gallery. Click here to upload your photos

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin