Obituaries - May 21, 2013
Tue, 21 May 2013 19:40:20 -0400
Emma Ruth "Abbie" (Loftin) Kivett, 82
A special day for Olympics
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:32:59 -0400
Artesians fall to defending champs
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:16:04 -0400
Battling Eels ousted by Saints
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:13:09 -0400
Emphasizing fundamentals of football
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:08:54 -0400
4 children injured in accident
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:05:57 -0400
A two-vehicle accident Monday night at the intersection of Wilbur Road and Kivett Lane resulted in at least five people being transported by area ambulances to Indianapolis hospitals.
Accident Sunday night sends two to hospital
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:04:28 -0400
DAR hears about civilian life during Civil War
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:03:28 -0400
Verbena (Sandra Barton) and her niece (Susan Crussell) in period costume presented a glimpse of civilian life during the Civil War to the Daughters of the American Revolution recently. The re-enactors told about a day in the life of women , comparing that of city and country life.
Psi Iota Xi prepares for garage sale
Tue, 21 May 2013 15:00:46 -0400
The Eta Chi chapter of Psi Iota Xi Sorority met May 13 at the home of Evelyn Long. Following the opening verse, president Kathy Burkhart gave a report to the state meeting. She also reminded members that the national convention will be June 28 through 30.
Styrgis graduates from basic training
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:59:50 -0400
Army National Guard Pvt. Roger J. Styrgis has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
The ISTEP: A test that's not passing the test
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:58:04 -0400
In the past few weeks we have heard horror stories from throughout Indiana about testing under ISTEP+ - particularly the overload of the computer system and the failure of the testing company's servers to handle the testing.
No room in the fridge
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:56:01 -0400
I recently did something that goes against everything I believe. I joined one of the big box discounters and actually paid good money just for the privilege of shopping.
Marine Corps League offers thanks
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:53:54 -0400
The Morgan County Detachment of the Marine Corps League would like to thank the following companies and individuals for their sponsorship of the league's recent golf outing:
Cemetery help appreciated
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:52:58 -0400
As Washington Township Trustee I want to personally thank Volitta Fritsche, the Morgan County Sheriff's Department and all the community corrections workers for their excellent work at some of the Washington Township cemeteries recently.
It wasn't wet after all
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:52:18 -0400
Saturday, I would have sworn early in the day that this was our weekend for the gully washing weekend that I cited last week. But Indiana weather being what it is, it turned out clear, and the boys and girls up at the playground on West 16th Street managed to get all the 33 slots filled. It was one of those days when I wore a heavy sweater in the morning, but had the car air conditioner working on max on the way home.
County OKs 911 consolidation
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:43:54 -0400
City increases grant pledge
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:43:15 -0400
$33K study will evaluate Grand Valley pedestrian access
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:42:37 -0400
County BZA to meet
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:41:04 -0400
The Morgan County Board of Zoning Appeals will meet at 6:30 p.m. May 28 at the Morgan County Administration Building, 180 S. Main St., Martinsville. Items on the agenda include: Leonard Boggs asking for an area variance to build a garage within eight feet of his property, which is located at 4381 N. Warick Road in Foxcliff North Estates in Washington Township; Bert Neff requesting a use variance to operate a construction office in an existing building at 6849 E. Old Ind. 144 in Madison Township; Charles Lehman/REST Ministries requesting a use variance to operate a spiritual retreat and conference center at 565 E. William and Mary Drive in Washington Township.
Dispatch board meeting Wednesday
Tue, 21 May 2013 14:37:34 -0400
The Morgan County Public Safety Dispatch Board will meet at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Morgan County Sheriff's Department training room, 160 North Park Avenue, Martinsville. Some items on the agenda include updates on the director's position and the interlocal agreements, and a discussion of the department's budget.
Death notices: May 21, 2013
Tue, 21 May 2013 11:41:26 -0400
Deaths reported today: