Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

Local News

September 25, 2009


Saturday, Sept. 26

Run for the Dawg 5K

A Batesville High School Key Club fundraising Run for the Dawg 5K begins Saturday, Sept. 26, from Liberty Park after 7:30 a.m. registration in the pavilion. The cost is $10, or $15 with a T-shirt.

Golf Outing

The New Alsace Conservation Club’s third annual golf outing is Saturday, Sept. 26, at Country View Golf Course, on State Road 1 south of Interstate 74, starting at 8 a.m. Cost: $55 per person/$220 for four-person team, includes breakfast and lunch. Proceeds are used to fund fifth- and sixth-grade students who attend the Karl E. Kelley Memorial Officers’ Youth Camp. Info or to register: Jim Decker, 812-623-2059.

Sept. 26-27

Poker Ride/Run

A poker run ride will be held Saturday, Sept. 26, beginning at 10 a.m., and a poker run run is Sunday, Sept. 27, beginning at 9 a.m. Both events start and finish at the Shelbyville Chamber of Commerce. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics and Shelby County Library. Info and cost: or 317-392-0835.


AppleFest is Saturday, Sept. 26, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. (booths close at 6 p.m.) and Sunday, Sept. 27, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Liberty Park. Basketball tourney, children’s games, booths, entertainment, food.

National Alpaca

Farm Days

Mel and Deb Obermeyer invite the public to celebrate National Alpaca Farm Days Sept. 26-27 at their farm, 23164 Vote Road Batesville. Tours and educational information about alpacas. Info: 934-3344.

Lions Club Fundraiser

Batesville Lions Club members will be selling brooms and giant coloring books during AppleFest at Liberty Park Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 26-27.

Sunday, Sept. 27

Worship Service Performance

Osgood First Baptist Church welcomes Jim Hutson, who will perform during morning worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 27. Info: 812-689-4042 or

Tuesday, Sept. 29

Library Happenings

The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor “Researching Your Family Tree with” Tuesday, Sept. 29, from 2-4:30 p.m. Registration may be required: 812-663-2826.

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