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Clark County

November 6, 2012

News and Tribune briefs for Nov. 6, 2012


Seniors Angel Tree program nears

The 2012 Senior Citizen’s Angel Tree project of LifeSpan Resources Inc., the Area Agency on Aging for Clark, Floyd, Harrison and Scott counties, will officially get under way Friday, Nov.  9.

LifeSpan has coordinated this project for the past 24 years and has already kicked it off in a big way by assisting a client with disabilities in purchasing a service dog after the client’s previous service dog passed on.

The agency has streamlined the Senior Angel Tree project and we will not have an adoption booth at Green Tree Mall this year. We will for the first time make “Angels” available for adoption via and on Facebook. Angels can also be adopted in person at the agency at 33 State St., third floor, New Albany (in the YMCA building) or by calling 812-948-8330. Businesses, civic organizations or churches wanting to help can call or email


Dentistry hosting Fall Harvest

The Sunshine Dental Fall Harvest will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Sunshine Dental Office, 1005 E. Lewis and Clark Parkway, Clarksville.

A blood drive with the American Red Cross will take place. If you bring your old tooth brush, you will receive a new one plus be entered to win an Oral B electric Tooth brush.

The office staff will also be collecting shoes, socks, warm coats and clothes for Exit O Jesus Cares.

There will be drawings for various prizes for everyone who donates blood or items for Exit 0. To schedule an appointment to donate blood call 812-280-7500 and ask for Katrina.


Auxiliary hosting metals buy-back

Saint Catherine Regional Hospital Auxiliary is hosting a gold and silver buy-back event. The event will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10.

The event will be located in the front lobby of Saint Catherine Regional Hospital, 2200 Market St., Charlestown.

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