Stories from Monday, August 15, 2011
Interstate-70 construction underway
A portion of Interstate-70 is getting a facelift. On Monday, officials with the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) conducted the first of four public informational meetings to discuss three construction projects that will take place simultaneously...
Meet and Greet!
Marc and Joni Sutherlin meet Mrs. Smith, kindergarten teacher at Staunton Elementary School, during the open house on Monday, Aug. 15. Their daughter Martina is entering kindergarten. Their two youngest children, Mason and Max, also came to the open house...
Church to host 'Challenging Evolution'
The Saline City Community Church, 1375 S. Saline Fourth, Center Point, will host "Challenging Evolution" Friday, at 7 p.m. Guest speaker Floyd Coates will be on hand to discuss the following topics: For more information, call 812-939-2613...
Committee looking for judge
The Bowling Green Old Settlers Committee is currently looking for a male judge for its Little Miss and Little Mr. Contests. The contest will take place Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, beginning at 8:45 a.m. For further information, call 812-240-8013 or 812-835-3004...
Man in hospital after accidental shooting
CORY -- A Clay County man is in the hospital following what appeared to be an accidental shooting. At approximately 5:18 p.m., Sunday, the Clay County Sheriff's Department received word from the Vigo County Sheriff's Department in reference to a shooting that took place in the Cory area...
Robert E. Dierdorf
Robert E. Dierdorf, 81, Brazil, died Aug. 13, 2011.
He was born July 7, 1930.
He leaves behind his wife Patsy Dierdorf.
There are no services and cremation was chosen.
Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.
Betty Jean Gray
Betty Jean Gray, 90, Brazil, formerly of Rosedale, died at 7:15 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 11, 2011, in Exceptional Living Center, Brazil. She was a retired bookkeeper for International Harvester in Brazil. She was born Feb. 7, 1921, in Terre Haute, to the late Joseph Montgomery and Bessie Holoway Montgomery...