Cassidy Carter, the Manager for Community Outreach for Hosparus Health

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Cassidy Carter recently spoke at the weekly Kiwanis dinner/meeting at The Kitchen on The Square in Scottsburg.  Cassidy is the Manager for Community Outreach for Hosparus Health.  Pictured are Kiwanian Guy Townsend and Cassidy CarterShe has been involved with senior care for over twelve years working in nursing homes and rehabilitation facilities.  She considers herself foremost a senior advocate to help families in crisis that find themselves in a situation they don’t know how to handle.  Cassidy spends a lot of time talking to community members about Hosparus and end of life issues.  As of 1 March this year, Hosparus Health cares for people with chronic illnesses but not necessarily at end of life.  Hosparus Health is working with the State of Indiana to determine what kind of licensing is required to work with patients in their homes. Hosparus Health is a Non for Profit organization.  People who can’t afford hospice are not turned away.  They are part of the National Hosparus and Palliative Care Organization.  Cassidy provided numerous forms and pamphlets to provide assistance and information on such subjects as the Palliative Care Program and Advance Care Planning.  She stressed the importance of having a plan in place to be able to fulfill the wishes of loved ones at the end of life.  She passed out several forms from the Indiana State Dept of Health and an Advance Directives Pamphlet.  The Kiwanis members thanked Cassidy for her most informative presentation.

 

Scottsburg Kiwanis Club President Terry Davis presented $1,400 in scholarship awards to five students

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Scottsburg Kiwanis Club President Terry Davis presented $1,400 in scholarship awards to five students at a recent dinner/meeting at The Kitchen on The Square in ScottsburgScholarship recipients were Rachelle Jones from Austin High School who will be attending the University of Southern Indiana, Shelby Cole from Austin High School who will be attending Hanover College, Makalyn Brown from Scottsburg High School who will be attending Bellarmine University, Alexa Howser from Scottsburg High School who will be attending Indiana University and Kayla Morris from Scottsburg High School who will be attending Indiana State UniversityThe Kiwanis congratulated these outstanding students on their accomplishments and wished them the best of luck with their studies.

 

Brooklyn Niccum, graduate of Scottsburg High School, received a $400 scholarship from the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club

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Brooklyn Niccum, graduate of Scottsburg High School, received a $400 scholarship from the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club at a recent dinner/meeting at The Kitchen on The Square in ScottsburgScholarship Committee members Maryrose McWhirter and Darryl Smith are pictured presenting the award to BrooklynShe will study Pre-Pharmacy at the University of IndianapolisThe Kiwanis congratulate Brooklyn on her success and wish her the best in her studies.

 

Lisa Sutton (SCSD2 Corporate Member) was nominated for the Mayor’s Good Neighbor Award

Lisa Sutton (SCSD2 Corporate Member) was nominated for the Mayor’s Good Neighbor AwardShe was recognized for her work at Scottsburg Middle School and various projects and programs she supports in Scott County. Lisa is the Faculty Advisor for the SMS Builders Club and volunteers at our pancake breakfasts, spaghetti dinners, Taco Wagon, Christmas float decorating and helps with the Salvation Army Bell Ringing among her many service projects.  The Scottsburg Kiwanis Club is proud of Lisa and congratulate her on her recognition by the Good Neighbor CommitteePictured with Lisa is her Mom  Sonya Mastin and Linda Slaton Lisa is a Kiwanis Starfish Award winner for her work with the Builders Club.

Kiwanis Club presented Skyler Coomer a $500 scholarship check

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Terry Davis, President of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club presented Skyler Coomer a $500 scholarship check at a recent meeting of the Scottsburg Kiwanis Club at The Kitchen on the Square in ScottsburgSkyler will be attending Indiana University where she will be studying English and Journalism.  She recently graduated from Austin High School where she was the Charter President of the Austin High School Key Club.  The Kiwanis members congratulated Skyler and wished her the best in her studies.

 

Terry Davis presented $800 in scholarships to Scottsburg High School graduates Emma Waskom and Grace Hicks

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Scottsburg Kiwanis Club President Terry Davis presented $800 in scholarships to Scottsburg High School graduates Emma Waskom and Grace Hicks at a recent club dinner/meeting at The Kitchen on The Square in Scottsburg Emma will be attending Indiana University and Grace will be attending Indiana State UniversityThe Kiwanis members congratulated both of these outstanding students on their graduation and accomplishments and wished them the best as they continue their studies in college.

 

Twice Told Tales (TTT) Book Store

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Twice Told Tales will be open Saturday June 24, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  The used book store is at 765  South Main, Scottsburg and is operated by Friends of the Library.
     The summer special is Buy 2 books Get 1 Free.  Every book in the store is included in this awesome deal!
Featured for another day is religious, political, and government books and a collection of classic and more recent
movie DVDs.
      Donations are gratefully accepted during store hours.
On that note: the customer who donated mainly psychology and mathematics books on May 27 needs to check backwith us.  You made a donation that you probably didn’t intend!
     Next month sale days are July 7, 8, and 22.