Luke Bryan tickets on sale Friday
INDIANAPOLIS — Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. for the July 21 Luke Bryant concert at Klipsch Music Center.
Special guests will be Thompson Square and Florida Georgia Line.
Reserved pavilion and Harrison College Lawn tickets, plus applicable fees, go on sale Friday, March 15 at 10 a.m. and will be available at the Taco Bell Box Office at Klipsch Music Center, Ticketmaster, participating Wal-Mart locations or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
St. Paddy senior dance Saturday
ANDERSON — A St. Patrick’s Day dance for seniors is planned from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Rangeline Community Center, 1405 N. Rangeline Road.
Buddy Patterson will entertain and the cost is $6 per person with $1 off for AARP and RCC members.
For more information contact Darrell Baylor at 644-7177.
Lenten Breakfast Series continues
ANDERSON — The fifth installment of this year’s Anderson Area Christian Men’s Lenten Breakfast Series will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist, 907 N. Raible Ave., Anderson.
Music will be provided by Carl Erskine and Friends.
All men, young and old are invited to attend. Total cost: freewill donations only.
Attendees are asked to bring a nonperishable food item for Operation Love.
Tasting tour scheduled
ALEXANDRIA — Experience a taste of the world at the annual International Tasting Tour on Wednesday, March 27 between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Madison County 4-H Farm Bureau Building in Alexandria.
The Madison County Extension Homemakers will be featuring foods and educational highlights from a variety of countries including: Afghanistan, Australia, Canada, Ivory Coast, France, Great Britain, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Kenya, Mexico, Romania, Switzerland, Wales.
This is a come-and-go event that is free and open to the public. Donations are welcome.
Beverages will be available at a nominal fee. A booklet of International recipes will be provided. Groups are encouraged to attend.
AHS Class of ‘53 meets for lunch
ANDERSON — The Anderson High School Class of 1953 and guests meet for lunch at MCL Cafeteria at Mounds Mall at 11:30 a.m. the third Monday of each month.
This month’s meeting will be March 18.
Library offers sign language program
SUMMITVILLE — The new Mommy & Me/Daddy & Me program at Hazelbaker Library in Summitville offers a chance to network with other moms and dads in the area. You will learn how to use basic sign language with your baby. The program is for newborn to 3 years of age and is held the second and fourth Monday of each month at 10:30 a.m.
Call 536-2335 for more information.
Alex library holding book sale
ALEXANDRIA — The Alexandria-Monroe Public Library will holding its spring book sale on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the second floor book storage area.
Proceeds from the sale are used to support the many library programming efforts throughout the year such as children’s story times, teen events, author visits, summer reading programs and programs designed especially for seniors.
For more information, contact the library at 724-2196.
Luke Bryan tickets on sale Friday
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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