Find a balance to enjoy the work day
MUNCIE — Join Muncie Young Professionals and Formstack Culturist Kelly Millspaugh during the March ProLunch on Friday, March 15 at 11:30 a.m. at Minnetrista Cultural Center.
The cost is $15 for MYP members and $20 for non-members. If you are going to spend 40+ hours of your week at work, why not enjoy being there? Millspaugh will speak on finding the balance between work and fun, and how that right balance can create a unique vibrant culture.
For information, or to register, visit www.muncieyoungprofessionals.com. The RSVP deadline is Monday.
Safe Server class to be offered Sunday
FRANKTON — The Indiana Alcohol Safe Server training class is scheduled to be held at Bernie’s Bar, 112 Washington St., Frankton, this Sunday.
Any person who holds an Indiana Alcohol Beverage Permit is required to attend this class once every three years. New permit holders must take this class within 120 days of obtaining their permit.
Seating is limited. To reserve a seat call (317) 509-3900. Registration will begin 30 minutes prior to the class beginning. No one will be permitted to attend class if not registered before the start time.
Korean War veterans to meet Monday
ANDERSON — The Anderson Tri-County Chapter 308 of the KWVA (Korean War Veterans Association) will meet on Monday at noon at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 266, 3210 Columbus Ave., Anderson.
Any veterans of the Korean War or veterans who served in Korea are invited to attend. For further information, call Chapter Commander Ray Turpen at 643-7196 or Don Ellwood, serectary-treasurer, at 221-7513.
Donnelly gets his pick for chairman
INDIANAPOLIS — Sen. Joe Donnelly’s pick to become the new Indiana Democratic Party chairman won’t face any challengers for the position.
Democratic Party officials announced that veteran Capitol Hill staffer John Zody was the only person to meet Wednesday’s deadline to be considered for the chairmanship when the state central committee votes on its leadership Saturday.
Inmate charged with raping girl, 10
ELKHART — A northern Indiana prosecutor says a convicted child molester due to be released from prison in three months is being charged in the rape of a 10-year-old girl 25 years ago.
Elkhart County Prosecutor Curtis Hill said a DNA sample collected from the victim at the time of the crime matched that of Robert Quinn, 50. Quinn is imprisoned at New Castle Correctional Facility in eastern Indiana for violating parole on a 2005 child molesting conviction.
Dolan to give Notre Dame address
SOUTH BEND — Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York will be the principal commencement speaker at the University of Notre Dame in May and receive an honorary degree.
Dolan is considered a candidate to succeed Pope Benedict XVI. He’s the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and one of the best known religious figures in the U.S.
Dolan has helped lead the challenge to the White House mandate for birth control coverage in health insurance.
Find a balance to enjoy the work day
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County cities and towns ready to resume road maintenance
Madison County municipal officials are feeling a sense of relief following the County Council’s reinstatement of the excise surtax and wheel tax earlier this week.
St. Vincent says it will eliminate some employees, contract associates
The St. Vincent Health network said Thursday it plans to restructure its workforce, eliminating employees and contract associates across its 22-hospital system.
Cat may have caused Chesterfield house fire
A cat who knocked over a lamp may be to blame for a house fire in Chesterfield Thursday.
Second drag racing suspect pleads guilty
A man set to go to court Thursday in connection with a deadly 2012 drag racing incident pleaded guilty before the trial started.
Police: Wanted man left accident scene, resisted, used drugs
A wanted man was caught by police after allegedly trying to run from the scene of a traffic collision, had to be tasered and was found in a hospital bathroom trying to swallow pills Thursday afternoon.
State won’t use free lunch program as poverty indicator
Indiana is changing the way it counts low-income students in public schools because Republican legislators suspect fraud in the federal school-lunch program used to measure poverty.
Pacers legends coming to Hoosier Park
Ten of the Pacers’ more recognizable names from the past 40 years are slated to make a joint appearance at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino Friday night to kick off the start of Memorial Day weekend live racing.
Local Briefs: May 24
A compilation of news items of local and statewide interest as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Arrest Log: May 24
Arrests made by Madison County law enforcement on Wednesday and Thursday, based on Madison County Jail records.
What's Where: May 24
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