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Real winter weather apparently on its way tonight
Updated on: 12.20.12

From the National Weather Service:

...A VERY POTENT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL IMPACT CENTRAL INDIANA...
.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE GREAT LAKES
THROUGH FRIDAY...BRINGING VERY STRONG WINDS TO THE AREA. SUSTAINED
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
OVERNIGHT...AND WILL GUST IN EXCESS OF 55 MPH AT TIMES.
...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A HIGH
WIND WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST FRIDAY. THE WIND
ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
* TIMING: FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH 7 AM FRIDAY.
* WINDS: SUSTAINED WINDS OF AROUND 40 MPH WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF
55 MPH FOR SEVERAL HOURS.
* IMPACTS...THESE STRONG WINDS WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL
DIFFICULTY...PARTICULARLY ALONG NORTH SOUTH ORIENTED ROADS AND
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. DAMAGE TO SHINGLES...TREE
LIMBS AND POWER LINES IS POSSIBLE...AND LIGHTWEIGHT CHRISTMAS
DECORATIONS MAY BE BLOWN AWAY OR DESTROYED. WITH RAIN CHANGING
TO SNOW...THE HIGH WINDS AND FALLING TEMPERATURES WILL CAUSE THE
WET PAVEMENT TO RAPIDLY FREEZE...CAUSING SLICK ROADS. RUSH HOUR
TRAFFIC THIS EVENING WILL LIKELY BE DIFFICULT...WITH THE WORST
EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT AS WINDS BECOME STRONGER AND SNOW BEGINS
TO FALL...RESTRICTING VISIBILITIES TO 1 MILE. 

Obituaries
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William 'Bub' Bernard Lee, Jr., 64, Nashville
  Husband of Julie Waltman Lee of Nashville

Linda Wyatt Bradley, 64, Columbus
  Mother of Angela K. (Gary) Bay of Nashville

C. Lee Percifield, 78, Columbus
  

  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 23
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 27
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 27
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 28
    'Interstellar' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road
  • December 30
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 31
    Live band at the Playhouse
    8 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • January 2
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • January 8
    Go Club meeting Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • January 10
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • January 14
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 7
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.