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General election notice

 

The voters of Brown County are notified by the county election board in accordance with Indiana Code 3-10-2-2 that a general election will be held in the county on November 2, 2010, with the polls open for voting from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., prevailing local time.

In accordance with the list of candidates and the public questions certified to me by the Indiana election division or this county's election board, and the certificates of candidate selection filed in the office of the circuit court clerk of this county, candidates for the following offices will be on the general election ballot:  United States Senator; Secretary of State; Auditor of State; Treasurer of State; United States Representative District 9; State Representative District 60; State Representative District 65; Prosecuting Attorney; Clerk of the Circuit Court; County Auditor; County Sheriff; County Coroner; County Assessor; County Commissioner District 2; County Council Member District 1; County Council Member District 2; County Council Member District 3; County Council Member District 4; Hamblen Township Trustee; Jackson Township Trustee; Van Buren Township Trustee; Washington Township Trustee; Hamblen Township Board Member; Jackson Township Board Member; Van Buren Township Board Member; Washington Township Board Member; Town Council Member At Large; Town Council Member District 1. 

Indiana Court of Appeals First District:  Shall Judge Lloyd Mark Bailey be retained in office?

Indiana Court of Appeals Fourth District:  Shall Judge Melissa S. May be retained in office?

Indiana Court of Appeals Fifth District:  Shall Judge Elaine B. Brown be retained in office?

Indiana Court of Appeals Fifth District:  Shall Judge Margret G. Robb be retained in office?

Constitutional Amendment:  "SHALL PROPERTY TAXES BE LIMITED FOR ALL CLASSES OF PROPERTY by amending the Constitution of the State of Indiana to do the following: (1) Limit a taxpayer's annual property tax bill to the following percentages of gross assessed value: (A) 1% for an owner-occupied primary residence (homestead); (B) 2% for residential property, other than an owner occupied primary residence, including apartments; (C) 2% for agricultural land; (D) 3% for other real property; and (E) 3% for personal property. The above percentages exclude any property taxes imposed after being approved by the voters in a referendum. (2) Specify that the General Assembly may grant a property tax exemption in the form of a deduction or credit and exempt a mobile home used as a primary residence to the same extent as real property?"

Brown County Schools:  For the seven calendar years immediately following the holding of the referendum (2010), shall the Brown County Schools impose a property tax rate that does not exceed one cent ($0.01) on each one hundred dollars ($100) of assessed valuation and that is in addition

October 6, 2010    10-287

 

Obituaries
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William Emmett Fisher, 73, Elizabethtown
  Father of William “Mark” (Marissa) Fisher of Nashville

Margaret (Stanley) Whitaker, 80, Morgantown
  Wife of Rawlins Whitaker of Morgantown

Ival 'Max' Skinner, 85, White Springs, Florida,
  Brown County native

  • August 29
    Watermelon fundraiser on Village Green
    1 to 4 p.m. Village Green, Main and Jefferson streets
  • August 30
    Golf scramble to benefit BCHS athletics set
    1 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • August 30
    Mission trip presentation at Fruitdale church
    2 p.m. Midway Church,
  • September 3
    WRAPS
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 3
    Future of rural places subject of talk
    5:30 p.m. Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East
  • September 5
    BCHS class of 2005 reunion slated
    3 to 6 p.m., 8 p.m. Deer Run Park; Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • September 6
    Read to dogs at the library
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 8
    Peaceful Valley Heritage meeting
    6:30 p.m. BCCF, 209 S. Van Buren St.
  • September 8
    Retired teachers
    noon Hotel Nashville, 245 N. Jefferson St.
  • September 9
    Nashville Town Council
    6 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 12
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • September 18
    BucCornEar Festival fundraiser returns
    4 to 8 p.m. JTFD, 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg
  • September 18
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    7:30 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 19
    BucCornEar Festival fundraiser returns
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m. JTFD, 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg
  • September 19
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    6 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 20
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    2 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 28
    American history DVD to play at library
    1 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 4
    Read to a dog at the library
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane