More semifinalists announced for Idol
ANDERSON — Hoosier Park’s Idol All-In competition is heating up, with three more vocalists named to vie in the semifinal competition. Shelby Jones sang “Who Will Save Your Soul?” by Jewel. Casey James performed an original song called “Watching the Lines.” Lisa Ray sang Bonnie Tyler’s “Total Eclipse of the Heart.”
Those three got the nod from judges and will go up against six other semifinalists on May 16. The last three semifinalists will be chosen this Thursday. The finale is set for Saturday, May 25. The winner snags $2,500, a studio recording session and a gig at Hoosier Park.
Epilepsy group meets Monday
ANDERSON — The Epilepsy Support Group will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at Park Place Community Center, 802 E. Fifth St. (use the Pantry entrance).
Meetings are held the first Monday of the month. There is no charge.
Reservations are recommended and may be made by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOW Red Hatters to meet in Fishers
FISHERS — The May meeting of the WOW Red Hatters of Madison County will be Saturday, May 11, at Rita’s Back Yard, 12244 E. 116th St., Fishers.
Lunch will be at 11 a.m. followed by shopping in the gift shop and nursery area. Reservations are required. Contact Jean Leedy at 642-9514 by Tuesday, May 7, to reserve your spot, if you need transportation or have questions.
Frankton High hosts blood drive
FRANKTON — Frankton High School will sponsor a blood drive in memory of Whitney Mason, Lacy Curtis and Jessica King on Friday, May 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the school’s auxiliary gym.
More semifinalists announced for Idol
- 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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