The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update


November 18, 2012

Community Briefs: Nov. 19

ANDERSON, Ind. — A compilation of community news as published in the Monday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

Newspaper hosts blood drive Tuesday

ANDERSON — The Herald Bulletin, 1133 Jackson St., will host a community blood drive from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday.

The Bloodmobile will be parked in the newspaper’s lower parking lot behind the building.

Appointments may be made by going to or by calling Tammy Everitt at 648-4242.

District president Exchange speaker

ANDERSON — Jeff Young, president of the Indiana District Exchange Club, will be the guest speaker at the Anderson Noon Exchange Club meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, at The Edge Golf and Dining. Young will be speaking about volunteerism through service club membership.

First-time visitors may attend at no charge. Regular luncheon guests are charged $10 for the buffet. Reservations are accepted by calling 617-5912 or email

Breakfast with Santa set for Saturday

ANDERSON — The 22nd annual Children’s Magical Christmas, Breakfast with Santa, will be the opening event of the Festival of Trees at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, in the Paramount Theatre Centre ballroom. Doors will open at 9 a.m.

Anderson Noon Exchange Club will have a continental breakfast for all attendees. Children will be given a small gift, photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus and the opportunity to win one of two bicycle door prizes. A holiday raffle features toys. Tickets are $5 per person and available at the Paramount Box Office Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; and Friday, 6 to 7:20 p.m. Tickets may also be reserved by calling Barbara Riggs at 642-0355.

Church announces Christmas in the Air

ANDERSON — A Christmas Gala is planned Friday, Dec. 7, with two performances 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., in the Fellowship Hall at Park Place Church of God, 501 College Drive.

Music will feature Randy Hammel and Al Lucas on piano, One Voice men’s group, Treble Reverie women’s group, and storyteller Gladys Sowders. The evening will be hosted by Josh Weiger and Ben Davis.

Dessert will be served. Cost is $10 adults/$5 students; 5 and under free. Child care will be available for infants through age 5 with preregistration. Tickets are available in the church office or online: For more information, call 642-0216.

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