Kindergarten Parent Meetings

Parent meetings for 2021 kindergarten students for Rockville Elementary and Turkey Run Elementary will be held Tuesday, March 9. Both programs will begin at 6 p.m. and will be held in the gym. This meeting is for all parents of children who will be entering kindergarten in the fall of 2021. The child must be…

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Bloomingdale Civil Town

    BLOOMINGDALE CIVIL TOWN, PARKE COUNTY, INDIANA   Cash & Investments Combined Statement – 2020   Local Fund Number   Local Fund Name Beg Cash & Inv Bal Jan 1, 2020     Receipts     Disbursements End Cash & Inv Bal Dec 31, 2020 Governmental Activities              …

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John R. White

John Richard White passed away peacefully Friday, February 26, 2021. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Cremation has been chosen and care entrusted to Barnes and Rice Funeral Home of Rockville. Online condolences: www.barnesandrice.com.

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Daylight Savings Time

Coming up Sunday, March 14, is the semi-annual ritual of changing our clocks to conform with Daylight Savings Time, when we “Spring Ahead” an hour at 2 a.m. While this used to be the norm in Indiana, the state did not observe Daylight Savings Time for more than 30 years.

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Riverton Parke Senior Night

SENIOR BOYS-Pictured are the Senior members on the Riverton Parke boys basketball team. Left to right are Pierson Barnes. Braden Duke, Jacob Bolenbaugh and Hayden Gilstrap. (photo submitted)

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PHHS FFA Gets Special Visitor

A SPECIAL VISIT-Parke Heritage High School FFA officers are from left JD Seward, sentinel; Hailey Liebrandt, reporter; Emma Norman, student advisor; Drew Brown, treasurer; Blayne Vandeveer, state Northern Region vice president; Natalie Jones, president; Cheyenne Tate, vice president and Lilie Mace, secretary. (photo submitted) Northern region FFA state vice president Blayne Vandeveer visited the Parke…

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Roscoe A. Hise

Roscoe Aaron “Buckey” Hise, 63, of Clinton, passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Services were held Monday, March 1, at Frist Funeral Home in Clinton. Online condolences: www.fristfuneralhome.com.

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Rosedale Civil Town

  ROSEDALE CIVIL TOWN, PARKE COUNTY, INDIANA                                                          Cash & Investments Combined Statement – 2020     Local Fund Number   Local Fund Name   Beg Cash & Inv Bal Jan 1, 2020     Receipts     Disbursements   End Cash & Inv Bal Dec 31, 2020 Governmental Activities        …

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Covered Bridge Interact Project

  Over the weekend the Parke County Interact clubs from Parke Heritage High School, (grades 9-12), sponsored by Mark Harper and DeLisa Schelsky, and Riverton Parke High School, (grades 8-12), sponsored by Kathleen Alfke, along with the Rockville Rotary, met for the first time in order to launch their Interact Covered Bridge Progressive Paint Project.…

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Mary E. Brown

Mary E. Brown, age 92, of Montezuma, Indiana, passed away Thursday, February 25th, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute. Services were held Tuesday, March 2, at Frist Funeral Home. Burial followed at Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute. Online condolences may be made at ww.fristfuneralhome.com.

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