Names of veterans sought by Legion
ANDERSON — The George Hockett American Legion Auxiliary Unit 127 is asking family and friends of military veterans who are in local nursing homes to please provide the auxiliary their names so they can be honored on Christmas, Veterans Day and other holidays. Call Em at 643-4772 or Vickie at 644- 0083.
‘Jersey Boys’ tickets on sale for January
INDIANAPOLIS — Tickets are on sale for the Indianapolis return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical “Jersey Boys,” the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing at Old National Center on Jan 9-27.
Buy tickets online at www.ticketmaster.com and www.broadwayinindianapolis.com; at the Broadway Across America Box Office downtown at 342 Massachusetts Ave., Clowes Memorial Hall, The Old National Center Ticket Office; or by phone at (800) 982-2787.
Paramount holiday closing announced
ANDERSON — The Paramount will close at 1 p.m. today for Thanksgiving and the box office will reopen at 4 p.m. Friday.
Library to host holiday open house
PENDLETON — Holiday festivities at the Pendleton Community Public Library will begin at 10 a.m. Dec. 1. Adult activities include a cookie exchange, gift-wrapping party and Christmas carol sing-along with Dave Ellison, owner of the Gathering Grounds Coffee Shop in downtown Pendleton.
At 1 p.m., Santa and Mrs. Claus will kick off festivities for kids. Children can enjoy crafts, singing, entertainment and all around-holiday fun. The open house will end at 3 p.m.
‘The Sounds of Christmas!’ is Dec. 2
ANDERSON — The holiday concert “The Sounds of Christmas” will be at the Paramount Theatre at 3 p.m. Dec. 2.
The program is varied in musical style and includes audience favorites such as “Sleigh Ride,” “O Holy Night,” “White Christmas” and “O Come, All Ye Faithfull.” It is presented by the Lapel Community Band, directed by John Parshall, and their guests, the Youth Chorale of Anderson, under the direction of Susan Finger.
Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for students and $1 for children 5 and under. Price of admission includes both the Festival of Trees event and the concert. The trees may be viewed beginning at 1:30 p.m.
Tickets are available at the Paramount Box office and from members of the Lapel Community Band. Some of the concert proceeds go toward maintenance of the 83-year-old, art-deco theater.
Alpha Delta Kappa Santa breakfast Dec. 1
PENDLETON — The 27th annual Alpha Delta Kappa Breakfast with Santa will be held Dec. 1 from 8 to 11 a.m. at Pendleton Heights Middle School Cafeteria, 7450 S. 300W.
Come hungry for a pancake breakfast and visit with Santa. There will be a holiday raffle for a Meijer gift card as well as the Holiday Handmade Gift Boutique to shop while you are waiting for Santa.
Tickets are $3 for children 8 and under and $5 for children 9 years and up.
Proceeds go toward the Alpha Delta Kappa Ruth Manifold scholarship, which is awarded to a Pendleton Heights High School senior planning to pursue an education career.
Names of veterans sought by Legion
- 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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