Entries sought for quilt show at Historic Forks

Quilted items are being sought for the annual quilt show to be held at the Historic Forks of the Wabash, on April 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and April 18, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Anyone who has made a quilt, wall hanging, jacket or other quilted items may have they handiwork on display.

There will also be antique quilts on display in the Chiefs' House.

Judging will be by people's choice in several categories, including hand-quilted, machine-quilted, table runner and wall hangings.

Entries sought for quilt show at Historic Forks

Quilted items are being sought for the annual quilt show to be held at the Historic Forks of the Wabash, on April 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and April 18, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Anyone who has made a quilt, wall hanging, jacket or other quilted items may have they handiwork on display.

There will also be antique quilts on display in the Chiefs' House.

Judging will be by people's choice in several categories, including hand-quilted, machine-quilted, table runner and wall hangings.

Day camp to be held at Salamonie April 7 to 9

Salamonie Interpretive Center will host a day camp April 7 to 9 for children 7 to 11 years old.

"Treemendous Trees," will focus on activities surrounding learning about trees, including controlled burns, tree identification, meeting a forester and meeting tree critters.

The camp features indoor and outdoor activities, archery, movie time, snacks, crafts and games.

Space is limited so advance registration is required.
There is a cost per child, with a portion due at the time of registration.

Doctor throws his hat in ring as Republican candidate for surveyor

Marlin Doctor.
Photo provided.

Marlin Doctor has announced that he is a candidate in the May primary for the Republican nomination as Huntington County Surveyor.

Doctor has farmed in Huntington County for 25 years. He also worked in sales and management for the JI Case Corporation for 19 years and was equipment superintendent for Brooks Construction for eight years.

Doctor and his wife of 30 years have three children and six grandchildren.

Markle man meets with Lugar, Bayh to discuss clean energy

Steve Estes, of Markle, joined two other Hoosiers in meeting with Sen. Evan Bayh and Sen. Richard Lugar on March 24 to discuss the benefits of clean energy and climate legislation to Indiana.

Estes is president of Star Distributed Energy, a Markle-based company that encompasses 10 divisions encompassing a variety of renewable energy sources including wind, methane and the sun.

St. Mary Catholic Church reveals times, services for Easter week

St. Mary Catholic Church in Huntington announces service times for Holy Week and Easter.

Thursday, April, 1
Mass of the Lord's Supper - 7 p.m.

Friday, April 2
Good Friday services - 12:30 p.m.
Stations of the Cross - 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 3
Easter Vigil - 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 4
Easter Mass - 8 and 10:30 a.m.

For more information call the church at 356-4398.

The church is located at 903 N. Jefferson St.

 

Pvt. Nicholas Funderburg graduates from advanced artillery training class

Army Pvt. Nicholas A. Funderburg recently graduated from the Basic Field Artillery Cannon Crewmember Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, OK.

Trinity United Methodist announces special services, times for Holy Week

Trinity United Meth-odist Church, Huntington, plans special services during Holy Week.

A Maundy Thursday meal and worship service will be held Thursday, April 1, at 6:30 p.m. in the church's Epworth Hall.

A Good Friday service will be held on Friday, April 2, at 7 .p.m..

In addition to the traditional Good Friday music and Bible readings, the message will be presented through excerpts from a work for reader's theater, "The Lamb and the Wolf."

The church is located at 530 Guilford St.

 

Christ the King Episcopal sets series of services for Holy Week

Christ the King Episcopal Church, Huntington, will mark Holy Week with a series of services.

The first will be held on Wednesday, March 31, at 6 p.m. and will include celebration of the Holy Eucharist.

An Agape Meal will be held on Thursday, April 1, at 6 p.m., followed by Maundy Thursday Holy Eucharist at 6:30 p.m.

A Good Friday liturgy will be held on Friday, April 2, at 12:10 p.m.

The Great Vigil of Easter will begin Saturday, April 3, at 7 p.m.

Holy Eucharist will be celebrated on Easter Sunday, April 4, at 9 a.m.

 

Juillerat announces candidacy as Republican for Dallas Twp. Trustee

Steve Juillerat.
Photo provided.

Steve Juillerat has announced that he is a candidate for the Republican nomination as Dallas Township Trustee.

Juillerat is the incumbent in the office, having been appointed to the post in December 2009 and taking office Jan. 1, 2010.

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