Charlene Copeland

Replaces Old Carnegie Building
8:15 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Rushville Celebrates New Library

The new library is a place where young children can "fall into reading."
Credit Rich Egger

A ribbon cutting ceremony marked completion of construction on Rushville’s new public library.

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Money from Estate
5:10 pm
Sat October 27, 2012

Rushville Ready to Match Library Grant

A drawing of the new Rushville Public Library
Credit Rushville Public Library

Rushville already has the money in hand to make it eligible for $1.2 million in state grant money to build a new library building.

The $400,000 required in local matching money comes in the form of a bequest from Mardelle Hinner. The estate stipulated the cash be spent on a new library building.

Library Director Charlene Copeland said the current two-story building will be replaced by a single-story library.

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