Decatur County REMC holding annual meeting

first_imgGREENSBURG, Ind. — Decatur County REMC is holding their annual business meeting tonight at 7:00 PM in the Greensburg High School auditorium.Audio Playerhttp://wrbiradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/RachelSullivan1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.That’s Decatur County REMC’s Rachel Sullivan.There will be entertainment prior to the business meeting.Outgoing CEO Don Schilling will be recognized, and it will be the first meeting for incoming CEO Bret Abplanalp, but the best reason of all to attend might be financial.Audio Playerhttp://wrbiradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Rachel-Sullivan2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.last_img

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The Latest: Britain hopes to start boxing again in July

first_imgThe British Boxing Board of Control says events would likely be held without fans initially and with an emphasis on “minimal numbers” of officials and broadcast personnel.Anyone at the events will have to have been in pre-fight quarantine and had tests for COVID-19. There will initially be a maximum of five contests in a show.The BBBofC says it continues to follow advice from government and medical authorities.The biggest fight that could take place in Britain in July is Anthony Joshua’s defense of his world heavyweight belts against Kubrat Pulev in London.The fight was initially scheduled for June 20 but was postponed. It could now be held on July 25. The Latest: Britain hopes to start boxing again in July Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___British boxing’s governing body says it hopes fights can be staged from July. April 30, 2020 ___Germany is beginning to roll out coronavirus testing at soccer clubs in the top two men’s leagues in the hope of resuming the season next month.The German league tells news agency DPA the tests will start immediately.The Bundesliga’s plan to resume in May rests on regular testing for players. That is likely to be before they resume full-team training and before each game.Thousands of tests will be needed to complete the season. That has fueled criticism that the plan wastes resources. The vice president of Germany’s public health institute said last week testing should be focused on people who have symptoms or were linked to an outbreak. Associated Press The first eight track meets on the Diamond League circuit have been postponed. Lausanne was the fifth in order of the seven left on the calendar.___The Italian sports minister says the government will create an economic safety net if it orders the Serie A soccer season to be shut down.Vincenzo Spadafora says if the season isn’t allowed to resume “we will assume responsibility so that soccer … has the least damage possible. Because it’s worth remembering that soccer is a big industry in our country.”But Spadafora is still leaving open the possibility that teams can resume training if sports and government officials agree on a proper health protocol. He says resuming training “will have a positive effect on the possible resumption of the season.” ___The Diamond League track meet in Lausanne, Switzerland, won’t happen as scheduled on Aug. 20.Organizers of the Athletissima say they are now looking at “alternative options and formats that could still be considered in order to offer athletes the possibility to compete.”Switzerland’s government has prohibited gatherings of more than 1,000 people until the end of August.Athletissima organizers say “it is currently impossible to allow a high number of people to gather in a confined area.” ___Paris Saint-Germain says there is “nothing official” but didn’t deny that it was about to be declared French league champion.The French season ended early because of the coronavirus pandemic and sports daily L’Équipe says on its website that a decision on the league standings was expected to be ratified by the LFP’s board of directors.The French government called off soccer and rugby leagues in the country on Tuesday and ended plans to resume.The top two divisions in French soccer had 10 rounds of matches left to play. PSG led second-place Marseille by 12 points and played one game less. Marseille stands to qualify directly for the Champions League while third-place Rennes would enter the qualifying rounds. Spadafora adds that if the protocol can’t be agreed on “the government will declare the end of the season.”___The French soccer league has launched a lottery to help raise funds for hospitals and medical staff dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.Fans have a chance to win a signed jersey in exchange for an online donation of 5 euros ($5.40) to the “Tous Unis contre le Virus” (All United against the Virus) campaign.French champion Paris Saint-Germain’s jersey is co-signed by Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani. Dimitri Payet was one of France’s best players when the team reached the 2016 European Championship final and he has signed the Marseille jersey. Houssem Aouar signed Lyon’s jersey.The French league says 2 million euros ($2.2 million) has already been raised through previous fundraising in French soccer.___More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports,Tampa Bay Lightning advance to face Dallas Stars in Stanley Cup finals, beating New York Islanders 2-1 in OT in Game 6last_img read more

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Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry handed fine for tampering

first_imgBucks co-owner Marc Lasry was fined $25,000 for comments about sought-out Pelicans star Anthony Davis.Lasry violated the NBA’s league tampering rules, which prohibit team representatives from making remarks concerning other teams’ players, according to a report from ESPN, which cited an unidentified league source with knowledge of the situation. NBA wrap: Wizards blown out by Bucks on eve of trade deadline Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry has been fined 25K for his comments about Anthony Davis, league sources tell ESPN. The comments violated league tampering rules.— Malika Andrews (@malika_andrews) February 11, 2019Davis has requested to be traded from the Pelicans and the six-time All-Star had his sights set on Milwaukee, among other teams. “I saw that report, and I think it’s great,” Lasry told Sporting News. “It’s a little bit of what we want. We want players to come and play in Milwaukee. And part of it is, when you’re winning and you’re setting a standard for excellence, people see that. People want to win. It doesn’t make a difference if you’re in Milwaukee, New York or L.A. The whole goal is winning. So we hope it would be players like Anthony Davis and others who want to come to Milwaukee.” Related Newscenter_img NBA trade deadline update: Anthony Davis intends to test free agency in 2020, report says However, Davis remained in New Orleans through the Feb. 7 trade deadline. Still, Milwaukee will likely shop the 2017 NBA All-Star Game MVP this offseason.last_img read more

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Anna Regina woman found dead in home

first_imgA 56-year-old mother of one was found hanging in her Anna Regina New Housing Scheme, Essequibo home on Tuesday by her husband.Dead is Mohanie Hansrajie. Reports are the woman’s husband found her body about midday on Tuesday when he went home for lunch.According to a neighbour, Mohanie recently underwent major surgery and was at home recovering. The body was taken to the Suddie Funeral Home as Police are investigating.last_img

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