Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

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July 9, 2013

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Drewersburgbridge closed

The Franklin County Highway Department has closed Bridge No. 103 on Drewersburg Road over Sater Creek near Sharptown Road for replacement through July 24, said commissioners’ secretary Carol Westerman.

There are two official detours. Heading south, take Sharptown Road west, turn south on Johnson Fork Road to east on Mortashed Road to south on Drewersburg Road. To get to State Road 252 and North Drewersburg Road, travel west on Mortashed Road to north on Johnson Fork Road, then east on Sharptown Road to north on Drewersburg Road.

Race to benefit United Way

Do you love the TV show “The Amazing Race” and think to yourself, “That would be so much fun”?

A local option will be offered Friday, Aug. 16, when the United Way of Franklin County A-Main-Zing Race takes place in Brookville. “You do not have to be a runner or an athlete to participate. The more money you raise, the more time you can take to finish the race,” a news release notes.

Public transportation will be provided in various locations to assist in movement. The grand prize is $500. Entry forms, available at the UWFC office, 527 Main St., are due by midnight Aug. 1. Info: 765-647-2789.

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