CARD Extends Christmas Decoration Contest Deadline

Due to a large number of residents and business owners requests, CARD will be extending the deadline for this year’s holiday outdoor decorating contest, according to CARD spokesperson Tracy Karnes. The competition is for the People’s Choice Christmas Season Awards for Best Decorated Home and Best Decorated Business Tree until next Wednesday, December 16. All entries must be located in Vernon Township. Nominations should be submitted to the Crothersville Town Hall, by emailing to, or texting 498-4448.
Santa will deliver the trophies to the winners on Friday, December 18.
A limited number of Sesquicentennial souvenirs are still available at the Town Hall. Reduced rates for Totes, Cookbooks, and Hats are $5. Plates and Banners are now $10. In addition, the recently completed Crothersville Memoir Books are available for $15.
CARD meets every third Monday at 5:30 p.m. at the Crothersville Library meeting room. Everyone is invited to join in helping to revitalize and beautify Crothersville. All funds are administered by the Community Foundation of Jackson County, and are used for projects undertaken by CARD to improve this community.
Questions may be directed to the 2010 officers: President, Tracy Karnes at 498-4448; Vice-President, Cheri Dorsey at 793-3389; Secretary, Brenda Holzworth at 793-2760; Treasurer, Becky Bujwid at 569-0496; or Director of Promotions, NaLona Bush at 525-0021.