first_img   Time: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Location: Room 301, Civic Center Complex                1 NW Martin Luther King Blvd, Evansville September 27Mayor Winnecke Golf Outing scvasvasvasv  City Council Meeting-   Date: Monday, September 23, 2019              Time: 5:30 PM  President Donald J. Trump Has Dedicated His Administration to Fighting Back Against the Opioid Crisis (from Sept. 5, 2019 Press Release)  Those who wish to pursue a teaching career can now apply for the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship. Designed to help high-achieving students passionate about education keep their college costs down and share their talents in Hoosier schools, the scholarship is awarded to 200 students across the state that commit to teaching in Indiana for five consecutive years upon graduation. Recipients will receive up to $7,500 per year of college for up to four years.          Learn more.  Location: Board Room, EVSC Administration Building                  951 Walnut St., Evansville Stay in touch with GOP members of Congress representing our area at these links:United States Senator Mike BraunUnited States Senator Todd YoungCongressman Larry Bucshon, M.D. (Indiana 8th District) Plan on joining the VCRP, City Council candidates Ron Beane , David Christmas and our special guests State Sen. Jim Tomes and State Rep. Matt Hostettler at the Evansville Gun Club September 14, 2019.Be a Sponsor:  Gold $2500   <>    Silver $1500   <>   Bronze $750 Individual Player $150Sponsorships Available : See Sign-Up Form for DetailsSee Sign-up Form for Details  Send Sign-Up Form to: Ryan Schultz501 Main Street , P.O.Box 3646Evansville, IN. 47735Point Man Ministries of Newburgh is a safe refuge where veterans, whether they left the military decades ago or have recently returned to civilian life, can turn for help. With support from our members who have “been there”, hurting veterans can realize they are not alone. We serve as facilitators by connecting veterans with resources and support within the community.   Learn more about Point Man HERE STATE SENATOR TOMES RIDES ALONG WITH VANDERBURGH COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  Tickets available at the door the day of the event.  For more information contact Mary Jo Kaiser at812-425-8207 or [email protected] Point Man Golf Outing – Thursday September 26, 2019 Kevin Harrison, Editor Advance tickets are available at:Vanderburgh County Republican Party815 John St. Suite 110Evansville IN 47713Make Checks Payable to:  Vanderburgh County Republican Party . scvasvasvasv County Commissioners   Date: September 23, 2019 Try email marketing for free today! Get Sign-Up Form Sent by [email protected] in collaboration with  For more information visit Paid for by the Vanderburgh County Republican Party, Farley Smith, Treasurer for more info. Thank you. Farley Smith, Treasurer Location: Room 301, Civic Center Complex                1 NW Martin Luther King Blvd, Evansville  For more information visit County Council  County Council 2020 Budget Cuts-   Date: Wednesday September 11, 2019 Support our candidates!Early Voting starts Tuesday, October 8, 2019. Don’t forget your yard signs.Contact VCRP Political Director  Mary Jo Kaiser at 812-425-8207.    Voter Registration for the Municipal Election ends Monday, October 7, 2019. Location: Room 301, Civic Center Complex                1 NW Martin Luther King Blvd, Evansville SafeUnsubscribe™ [email protected] October 7Voter Registration Ends for Municipal Election College planning help available Sept. 12 (from Sept. 6 News Email)As a mother preparing my children for college, I know firsthand how important financial aid is to help students go to school. Students and parents interested in learning about financial aid opportunities should attend a meeting with INvestEd at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 12 at New Tech High School. INvestEd will present information on the types of financial aid available including aid from federal and state governments, as well as institutions.  You can also learn about key sections of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form, which is the starting point to financial assistance for all students.For over 35 years, the goal of INvestEd has been to provide students with solutions to put higher education within reach. Providing affordable choices to Hoosier students before college is the best way to limit excessive debt after college.To learn more about INvestEd and how Indiana is helping students and families in our community, visit    Time: 5:30 PM September 11 (9:00 am)County Council 2020 Budget Cuts Event: 8th Annual Shoe Carnival Point Man Golf OutingDate: Thursday September 26, 2019Time : 11:00AM Registration & LunchShotgun Start 12:00 PMLocation : Helfrich Golf Course   1550 Mesker Park Dr. ,Evansville Vanderburgh County Republican Party, 815 John Street, Suite 110, Evansville, IN 47713 Support Our Veterans   Senate Republican communications internshipsApplications are now open for the Indiana Senate Republican Caucus internship program for the 2020 legislative session, which include opportunities for interns to serve in the Senate Majority Communications Office as a press secretary or multimedia intern.Press secretary interns work alongside their assigned press secretary and respond to all of the media needs of their Senators.The responsibilities of this role include:. Writing and editing columns, op-eds and press releases on key legislation;. Creating e-communication and social media strategies;. Working with members of the media to coordinate interviews;. Photographing members during session and committee; and. Monitoring online streaming of committees.Learn more HERE scvasvasvasv  County Commission Meeting-   Date: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 State Senator Jim Tomes, District 49 State Senator Vaneta Becker, District 50 State Representative Matt Hostettler, District 64State Representative Wendy McNamara, District 76State Representative Holli Sullivan, District 78      Mark Your calendar                CLICK on event for more information September 23 (5:30 pm)City Council Meeting September 23 (5:30 pm)EVSC Board of Trustees Meeting Location: Room 301, Civic Center Complex                1 NW Martin Luther King Blvd, Evansville News and Upcoming Events for September 10, 2019 Explore a new career with Indiana State Police (from Sept. 6 News Email)Those interested in serving as an Indiana State Trooper are encouraged to apply for the 80th Indiana State Police Recruit Academy. A career with the Indiana State Police could include patrolling Indiana roads, being behind the controls of a helicopter, or handling explosives and firearms with an expert’s touch. Click here to learn more about the responsibilities and duties involved.Candidates must meet the following requirements:Must be a United States citizen;Must be at least 21 years old, but younger than 40 years old when appointed;Must have vision correctable to 20/50;Must have a valid driver’s license;Must have a high school diploma or GED; andMust be willing to live and serve anywhere in Indiana.As a trooper trainee, recruits can earn a bi-weekly salary of $1,615 and a pension. Click here to learn more about the benefits. ISP was established in 1933 with 16 troopers and has grown to employ more than 1,300 enforcement personnel.The deadline to apply is Nov. 3. Click here for more information. Central Committee:Wayne Parke, ChairmanMary Jo Kaiser, Political DirectorDottie Thomas, Vice ChairmanLon Walters, Secretary September 10 (3:00 pm)County Commission Meeting   Make sure you add [email protected] to your address book so we’ll be sure to land in your inbox!   VCRP Central Committee Meeting – Wednesday, September 11, 2019Time: 11:30 AMLocation: GOP Headquarters815 John Street, Evansville Meetings are open to all Vanderburgh County Precinct Committeemen   Date: Friday September 27, 2019   Time : Registration 6:45 and 11:45 AMShotgun Starts 7:15 AM – 12:15 AMLocation : Helfrich Golf Course   1550 Mesker Park Dr. ,EvansvillePlayer Fee Includes: Golf, Cart, Beverages, Prizes and Lunch (Mark Foster’s famous barbecue with all the sides)Single Player (We’ll pair you or you can select a foursome)……….. $150Hole Sponsorship Only…………………………………………………………… $150Foursome………………………………………………………………………………. $600Bronze Underwriter (Includes Foursome) ………………………………. $1,000Silver Underwriter (Includes Foursome and Hole Sponsorship)…. $2,500Gold Underwriter (Includes Foursome and Banner) ………………… $5,000See Sign-up Form for DetailsRSVP by Sunday, September 15[Make checks payable to “Friends of Mayor Winnecke”]Call Mandi at 812-773-7394 or email [email protected]*Paid for and authorized by Friends of Mayor Winnecke, Gary Dicus CPA Treasurer.  For more information visitCity Council HAPPENINGS AT THE VANDERBURGH COUNTY GOP September 27Point Man Golf Outing Forward This Email to a Friend | Update Profile | About our service provider  Get Sign-up FormReturn to:Friends of Mayor WinneckePO Box 15371       Evansville, IN 47716 VCRP Monthly Breakfast – Saturday, September 21, 2019Time : 7:30 AM Doors Open ;  8:00 AM Program Where: C.K. Newsome Center , Room 118A-B100 Walnut Street, Evansville, IN 47713Contact Mary Jo Kaiser at 812-425-8207 for [email protected] more information. . Indiana to Receive More Than $18 Million to Combat Opioid Epidemic (from Sept. 4, 2019 Press Release)U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Mike Braun (R-Ind.)  applauded the announcement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that Indiana will receive $18,147,223 in grant funding to help address the opioid crisis.“As I travel across Indiana it is clear that no community has been spared from the harmful impacts of opioids,” said Senator Young.“Today’s announcement is welcome news for Indiana as we fight to curb this devasting opioid epidemic. More funding will allow more access to prevention services and treatment options for countless Hoosiers struggling with opioid addiction across our state.”“$18 million is significant funding to curb the opioid epidemic and it will make measurable movement towards fixing this crisis,” said Senator Braun. “In addition to these valuable funds, I have offered bipartisan solutions that address the opioid crisis plaguing Hoosier families and communities.” Visit the Vanderburgh GOP EVENTSpage for daily updates. Indiana Treasurer Kelly Mitchell to run for Congress Indiana Treasurer Kelly Mitchell has filed to run in the 5th Congressional District race to replace Susan Brooks.           Learn more HERE.  The Evansville Gun Club is located at :5010 County Road 1150 SHaubstadt, IN. 47639Directions to Evansville Gun ClubGet Event Flyer September 11 (8:30 am)County Council Meeting September 21 (7:30 am)VCRP Monthly Breakfast September 14 (10:30 am)Fun Shoot Fundraiser  County Council Meeting-   Date: Wednesday September 11, 2019    Time: 3:00 PM Register to vote online or update an existing voter registration record by visiting the Indiana Voter Portal at . For information on how to register to vote by mail or in person visit the Vanderburgh County Voters Registration webpage, or contact the Vanderburgh County Voter Registration office at 812-435-5222.    Time:  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM The President announced $1.8 billion in new grants to help States fight the opioid crisis and to help prevent more American lives from being lost to overdose. These grants include more than $900 million in grants for States and territories to address the opioid crisis in their communities. An additional $900 million will be awarded through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for research into overdose treatment and improving overdose data.Read full press release  HERE. FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailShare  U.S. Representatives Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-08) and André Carson (IN -07) introduced the Excellence in Maternal Health Act (H.R. 4215) to authorize the Department of Health and Human Services to establish grant programs to develop and disseminate best practices to improve maternal health care quality, training, and education in order to reduce preventable maternal mortality.“As a physician and a father of four, I understand the importance of ensuring the health of mothers during pregnancy and after the delivery of newborns,” said Dr. Bucshon. “This is a critical time for both the mother and the child as a new life is brought into the world. We must do better in our approach across the entire nation, especially in rural America, to use best practices and provide necessary resources to stop preventable maternal mortality which is why I have introduced the Excellence in Maternal Health Act. I believe this bipartisan legislation will benefit patients and communities that are currently struggling.”    Learn more HERE.          If you have any questions, contact Mary Jo Kaiser, VCRP Political Director, at [email protected]  Stay in touch with GOP state legislators representing our area by clicking the links below. October 8Absentee Voting for Primary Election Begins at Election Office  For more information visit  **** Clay Shooting, Lunch, Raffles & Silent Auction ****    State Sen. Jim Tomes (R-Wadesville) poses with Vanderburgh County K-9 Deputy Archie ahead of his evening ride along Friday, Sept. 6. Deputy Griffin Bush (not pictured), Archie and Tomes patrolled greater Vanderburgh County for several hours Friday evening.“It was an honor to ride along with Deputy Bush and Archie,” Tomes said. “As a legislator, it is important to know what our local law enforcement needs on a training and tactical level to combat crime. I was able to take part in a few stops Friday evening and witnessed firsthand our local law enforcement in action, and I commend the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Department for their work to keep our communities safe.”   Reps. Bucshon and Carson Introduce Legislation to Advance Efforts to Address Preventable Maternal Mortality ( from Sept 5, 2019 Press Release)  Scholarships Available for Future Teachers: or (812) 425-8207.                                                        Visit EVSC Board of School Trustees Meeting- County Council Constant Contactlast_img read more