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July 12, 2017

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The Press-Dispatch Wednesday, July 12, 2017 A-3 LOCAL Call: 812-354-8500 Email: or bring in a hard copy: 820 E. Poplar Street, Petersburg NEWS BRIEFS School registration dates set Registration will be held at Petersburg and Winslow elementary schools on Thursday, Aug. 3, from noon to 7 p.m.; on Friday, Aug. 4, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and on Monday, Aug. 7, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration will be held at Pike Central Middle School and Pike Central High School on Wednesday, Aug. 2, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Thursday, Aug. 3, from noon to 6 p.m.; and on Monday, Aug. 7, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Local NARFE chapter to meet July 12 The National Active and Retired Federal Employ- ees (NARFE) Patoka Valley Chapter #1847 will meet at noon on Wednesday, July 12 at the Schnitzelbank Restaurant in Jasper. The speaker will be Dorothy Weisheit, Southern Care Hospice, Jasper. Her topic will be an overview of Hospice care and the Hospice volunteer program. All active and retired federal employees and/or their spouses are encouraged to attend. Please call Rita at 812-604-5089 for more informa- tion. Block Party on Main Street, Petersburg set for Friday, July 14 There will be a Block Party, Friday, July 14, from noon until 4 p.m. Local vendors are invited to set up a table/booth on Main Street. For more information, contact Melody Anderson at 812-354-8785 or to reserve your spot for free. Health Department will have a booth at the Fair Saturday The Pike County Health Department will have a booth at the 4-H Fair this Saturday, July 15, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., adjacent to the Air Evac team. Everyone who stops by the Heath Department's ta- ble will receive a free gift and can also enter a draw- ing for several summer fun gift bags to be given away at the end of the day.* The Health Department wants to promote summer health and safety, and remind the community of their new location at 907 E Walnut St., in Petersburg. (*Winners need not be present to win, but may pick up prizes the following week at the Health Department.) Blue Jeans Center will host Sunday dinner The Blue Jeans Community Center in Monroe City will host Sunday dinner, a picnic in the air conditioned cafeteria, July 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu will include: pulled pork sliders, ham and cheese sliders, chicken salad sandwiches, baked beans, deviled eggs, potato salad, broccoli salad, porch salad, plus a special dessert treat, make your own sun- daes. Carry-outs available. All proceeds benefit the center. Oakland City Lions Club blood drive on Aug. 4 There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive at the Oak- land City Lions Sweet Corn Festival at Oakland City Wirth Park on August 4 from 3 to 7 p.m. CDT. Contact Sue at 812-677-0728 to schedule a time. 2501 Newton St (HWY 231 N) Jasper, IN 47546 866-yamaha-6 Obermeyer H O N D A - YA M A H A - S U Z U K I 2501 Newton St (HWY 231 N) Jasper, IN 47546 866-yamaha-6 Great SelectiOn! Great SelectiOn! READER GUIDE Subscriptions: Subscription rates: One year: $30 for Pike and surrounding counties and all 475 and 476 addresses; elsewhere in Indiana $33; out of state $50 Paid in advance. Change of address — subscribers changing addresses will please give their old address as well as new one along with phone number. We cannot guarantee prompt change unless this is done. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to The Press-Dis- patch, P.O. Box 68 Petersburg, IN 47567-0068 or e-mail us at How to contact us: By Phone: ..................................................................... 812-354-8500 By Fax: ........................................................................... 812-354-2014 By E-mail: General and Church News Sports Department Advertising Classified Advertising Andy Heuring, Editor Obituaries Subscriptions/Circulation Legals/Public Notices Accounting Department About us: Mr. and Mrs. Frank Heuring, Publishers Andrew G. Heuring, Editor John B. Heuring, Adv. Manager Cindy Petty, Advertising Sales Pam Lemond, Advertising Sales Matt Haycraft, Advertising Sales Ed Cahill, Sports Editor Eric Gogel, Production Manager Monica Sinclair, Office Manager • • • • • • Published every Wednesday by the Pike County Publishing Co. Telephone 812-354-8500 820 Poplar Street, P.O. Box 68, Petersburg, Indiana 47567 • • • • • • Entered at the Post Office in Petersburg, Indiana for transmis- sion through the mails as Periodical Mail, postage paid at Petersburg, Indiana. Published weekly. (USPS 604-340) AREA HAPPENINGS Al-Anon meeting – Meetings are each Wednesday at 11:30 a.m., located at 424 W. 7th St. in Jasper. For more information, call 812-887- 0349. Celebrate Recovery Program – Meets every Sunday night from 5 to 7 p.m. at 207 Lafayette St. in Winslow. For more information, call Krystal Breed - ing 812-582-2562. Winslow Alcohol Anonymous – will meet ev- ery Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Call 812-789-8535 for lo- cation of the meeting. Narcotic Anonymous – Every Monday at 7 p.m. at River of Life Fellowship Church. For more information, contact 812-380 -1395. Pike County Moms Group – Pike County Moms Group meets every first and third Thurs- day of the month at Otwell United Methodist Church. Children are welcome. For more infor- mation, visit their Facebook page at Pike County (Indiana) Moms Group. 4-H HORSE SHOW Above: Abby Geoppner competes during the 4-H Horse show. Below: Kolbi King makes a quick turn on her horse during the 4-H Horse Show on Sunday night.

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