Beerbower earns NAIA All-American mention

The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) recently announced the 2010 Division II Women's Basketball All-America teams.

Among the players selected for NAIA Honorable Mention All-American was Huntington University senior Courtney Beerbower.

In her final campaign as a Lady Forester, Beerbower averaged 13 points and a team-high 6 rebounds.

She concludes her career as the 12th highest all-time scorer in Huntington University's history with 1,305 points.


HNHS hoopster Foley to play in North/South Classic April 18

Huntington North High School varsity basketball player Taylor Foley will participate in the annual North/South Indiana All-Star Classic on April 18, at 2 p.m.

The event will be held at Oak Hill High School, near Marion.

The senior forward will play on the North squad, which features other outstanding players.

Foley has committed to playing with the Huntington University Lady Foresters next season.

Tickets are available for purchase to the game and can be bought on the day of the event or by calling Oak Hill High School at 765-384-4381.


Vectren notes disconnect moratorium has ended

Vectren Energy Delivery reminds its customers that the regulatory moratorium expired on March 15.

The moratorium prevents utilities from disconnecting customers who meet low-income guidelines and have received federal and state utility assistance.

Customers who have received a disconnect notice or, regardless of household income, need bill payment assistance should contact Vectren at www.vectren .com or 800-227-1376 to make payment arrangements and avoid potential disconnection.



Seniors will see ‘Night at the Museum’ on Friday

The next Senior Friday is March 26 at the Huntington 7 Theater, with doors opening at 8:30 a.m.

Free coffee and doughnuts will be served and door prizes will be awarded.

This month's featured movie is "Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian."

Senior Friday partners are Huntington Senior Center, Norwood Health and Rehabilitation Center and Parkview Huntington Hospital.

March co-sponsors are Markle Health and Rehabilitation, McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, Miller's Merry Manor and Parkview Home Health and Hospice.

Baker, Freeman finish back in pack at state gymnastics meet

Huntington North High School gymnasts Jessica Baker and Stephanie Freeman finished back in the pack in their respective events at the Indiana State Gymnastics Tournament at Indianapolis on Saturday, March 20.

Baker, a sophomore, finished in a tie for 30th place with a score of 9.250 in the vault, while Freeman, a freshman, placed 38th on the uneven parallel bars with a score of 8.225.

Cassie Funcheon of Columbus North won the vault with a score of 9.800. Haley Whipps of Valparaiso won the bars with a score of 9.575.

EXPO continues today, Sunday, from noon to 5 p.m.

Justin Davidson (right,) owner of Orion Solutions Inc., of Huntington, has a discussion with a visitor to his booth Saturday, March 20, at the Huntington County EXPO. The event, which showcases area businesses, services and non-profit groups, is free and open to the public, and continues today, Sunday, March 21, from noon to 5 p.m. at the Merillat Physicall Education and Recreation Complex at Huntington University.

Timothy C. Taylor

Timothy Charles Taylor, 47, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, March 18, 2010 at 10:21 a.m. at Parkview Huntington Hospital.

Mr. Taylor was born Sept. 23, 1962 in Huntington to James Robert and Irene (Selby) Taylor. He married Robin D. Gooley on Oct. 21, 1985 in Huntington. His wife survives.
He worked for the Niswander Auto Dealership for 16 years and managed several auto detailing shops for 25 years.

Rainbow Lanes Bowling Results --Winter Leagues

Men's High Game: Jerry Grover, 279, Jerald Gressley, 267.
Men's High Series: Jerry Grover, 747; Matt Elzey, 707.
Men's Most Over: Jerry Grover, +77; Josh Bowers, +72.

Oak Lanes Bowling Results -- Fall Leagues

Monday Early Bird
Men's High Game: Gerald Black, 202; Bill Kusler, 195; Bill Reed, 193.
Men's High Series: Bill Reed, 566; Bill Kusler, 550; Gerald Black, 544.
Women's High Game: Sharon Wymer, 116.
Women's High Series: Sharon Wymer, 330.
Most Over: Gerald Black, +148; Billy Mundy, +65; Bill Reed, +62.
Top Teams: The B's, 37-11; Team #9, 32-16; Team #2, 27.5-20.5.

Margaret L. Baker

Margaret Lucetta McKinley Baker, 68, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, March 18, 2010, at 9:45 p.m. at Parkview Hospital Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Baker was a homemaker and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Huntington.

She was born July 21, 1941 in Huntington to Robert Sr. and June E. Hatter (Huston) McKinley. She married Douglas Baker on July 21, 1961 in Huntington. Her husband survives.


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