News and Tribune

February 25, 2013

NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For Feb. 26


FLOYD COUNTY

Healing Hearts Banquet set

The third-annual Healing Hearts Banquet will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 1 at First Assembly of God Church, 2878 Charlestown Road, New Albany. 

S.O.A.R., Survivors of Abuse Restored, a nonprofit based in New Albany, has been helping women recover for more than 13 years.

Food is just the start of this white-tablecloth event. Artists in several media will be creating during the event, with the completed art auctioned during the evening, along with numerous gift baskets. This event will also be a night of educating the community about childhood sexual abuse with a speaker who shares her story of healing and hope.

Tickets are $40 per person and must be purchased in advance.

For more information on the banquet contact Andi Adams at 812 987 3608 or amatth00@gmail.com and for information on SOAR contact Leslie at 812 786 5463 or SOAR@insightbb.com

 

Floyd Central plans reunion

A reunion has been set for members of Floyd Central High School’s 1980-1989 graduating classes. The 2013 FCHS All 80s event will be from 6 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, at Joe Huber Family Farm and Restaurant. A buffet-style dinner will be served and a cash bar will be available, big-screen TVs will be set up to watch the IU vs. Iowa game and entertainment will be provided by Kevin Merritt of New Sounds Inc.  

The cost for the event is $22 to be paid to Huber’s at the door the day of the event.

For more information, email Michelle.kochert@yahoo.com

 

SOUTHERN INDIANA

Young, Rhoades to update constituents

State Sen. Richard D. Young, of Milltown, and State Rep. Rhonda Rhoades, of Corydon, will discuss legislative issues with the public at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 2.

The event, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce of Harrison County and the Harrison County Farm Bureau, will be held in the Superior Courtroom of the Harrison County Justice Center, 1445 Gardner Lane, Corydon. The event should end around 9 a.m.