News and Tribune

Recent Local News

January 9, 2013

NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For Jan. 10

JEFFERSONVILLE

K of C hosting chicken dinner

The Knights of Columbus, 225 E. Market St., Jeffersonville, will sponsor an all-you-can-eat chicken dinner from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at the K of C Hall.

The menu will be chicken, green beans, macaroni and cheese, potatoes and gravy, slaw, drink and dessert is $8.

A large portion of the proceeds will be given to Father Tom for the Haiti Disaster Relief Fund.

Free health screenings offered

Spalding University nursing students are offering a free health screening and educational health fair to the Jeffersonville community from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 12, at Cross Road International Church, 424 Wall St., Jeffersonville.

Free blood pressure checks and education on some of the leading diseases and medical issues of adult men and women will be available.

For more information call  812-697-4677.

Archaeological society to meet

The Falls of the Ohio Archaeological Society meeting will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center, 201 W. Riverside Drive, Clarksville.

Mindi Wetzel, staff archaeologist for Corn Island Archaeology, will present information the firm’s investigations at Colson Park in Jeffersonville. Records indicated the site was originally the Old City Cemetery, which was confirmed by their excavations.

For further information, go to the Society’s webpage at

http://www.falls-society.org or contact Anne Bader at 502-592-235.

NEW ALBANY

Archbishop to visit SMK

The Most Rev. Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., the recently appointed and installed archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis, will visit the New Albany Deanery on Tuesday, Jan. 29.

Archbishop Tobin will celebrate the Eucharist for all members of the deanery at St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church, 3033 Martin Road, Floyds Knobs, at 7 p.m. This visit coincides with the observance of Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 28-Feb. 1.

A reception in the parish hall will follow the liturgy. All are welcome to come celebrate and greet the new archbishop.

Bone marrow registry drive upcoming

Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana is hosting Bone Marrow Registry Drive from 3 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7, at Floyd Memorial Cancer Center of Indiana, 1850 State St., New Albany.

No appointment necessary. For more information on the Be the Match Registry, visit www.marrow.org.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Recent Local News
LOCAL MAGAZINES
2013 Photos of the year


Take a look at our most memorable photos from 2013.

SEASONAL CONTENT
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
2013 Photos of the year


Take a look at our most memorable photos from 2013.