On Friday, April 26, Team Brianna's Angels will be holding their 14th annual Bluegrass "Picking for a Cure" event to benefit Cystic Fibrosis. The event will be held at the Rolling Hills Shrine Club starting at 5 p.m. The lineup includes Deer Creek, Variation Five, Caleb Daugherty Band, and Midwest Station. The team will have a fish fry available, along with other treats throughout the evening for purchase. There will also be a silent auction, 50/50 drawing, and raffle tickets for a 1998 Martin guitar (model: DXME). All proceeds from the evening will go directly to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation so that the fight will continue to find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis.
It was a fairyland of jewels, chiffon, nylon, sequins and beads as a dozen or so teenschecked out a treasure trove of formal gowns they had their choice of wearing to their April 27's "Secret Garden" themed Prom.
Libraries are not a thing of the past, in fact they are striving to keep up with the advancements of todays world. Libraries have grown to to be more than a place to check out books. JCPL is a place for the community to gather; like the "Starbucks without fancy coffee; the place for life long learning for all; and the place to be inspired by amazing books, DVDs, as well as E-Books, Movies and music downloads
Martin K. Remming, Legal Aid Attorney on legal rights of grandparents and relatives raising children, will be available Thursday, April 25, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the Centerstone Office, 216 N. State St.
If you've ever been interested in learning more about the birds and the bees - and other important species of pollinators - Purdue Extension-Floyd County is teaming up with the Spring Valley Beekeepers and Sunnyside Master Gardeners to make it possible.
The semi-annual Family Clothes Closet is set to be open and give away clothing on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, April 3, 4 and 5. Hours for the event are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday; Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Shae, our cat of the week, has been featured before but because of her longevity at Animal Control, she is being featured again. She is a year-and-a-half and is up-to-date on shots. She has also been microchipped and spayed. Shae is a very loving cat and loves people as well as affection. She is available immediately and needs a forever home as soon as possible. Hazel is an owner turn-in that is one-and-a-half years. She listens well and is trained and just a "really good dog," according to shelter workers. Hazel, a plotthound/shepherd mix, has been spayed and is up to date on shots. She has been at Animal Control for almost a month. Both animals are available for adoption immediately. For more information on adopting these animals, call Animal Control, 812-346-5725 or stop by 580 W CR 350N, North Vernon. Hours are 8 to 4 M-F and 9 to 1 and 5 to 7 Saturdays (except holidays).-Staff Photos by Tracy Eder Wednesday, April 3, 2019