The Washington Times-Herald


June 28, 2014

Saturday's Area Briefs

Baby contest to end

Daviess County Right To Life wants to emphasize that voting for its Annual Face of Life Baby contest will end promptly at 8 p.m. Monday. Voting is available electronically online at with a $1 per vote minimum of $5 per transaction. Since this is near the end of contest, voting should be done electronically as the date appears on the transaction.

An individual not connected with the Right To Life Baby contest will post the final results to the website as soon as possible after the 8 p.m. deadline. Please note it may take a few minutes to get the final results posted but if the donations are date stamped by 8 p.m. Monday they will be counted. The contest winner will receive $100 as well as being honored as the Right To Life Baby of the year and the picture will be used in our events for the coming year. Second place will receive $50.

Hope House opens Saturday

Hope House, 704 W. Walnut St., will be open from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday to share free food and clothing. Hope House is a ministry of Church on the Way.

Hospital board meets Tuesday

The Daviess Community Hospital board of governors will meet in executive session at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. The open session will be at 9:30 a.m.

Catfish run on July 5

The annual Shoals Catfish 5K run and walk will be held July 5. Pre-registration should be received by Wednesday. Call Shellie Bradley at 812-709-1069 for more information or to register. Cost is $17.

Chamber art class on July 10

The Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau will sponsor Art Class and A Cocktail on July 10 at the Padaco Event Center from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Cost is $35 and includes all supplies. A cash bar will be available. Call the Chamber at 812-254-5262 to reserve a spot.

MP reunion slated in Jasper

The 324 MP DEP (PWIC), formerly of Jasper, is having a reunion for all former members and their guests. The reunion will be held July 13 at the Jasper Outdoor Recreation Club, four miles north of Jasper on Hwy. 231, beginning at 1 p.m. A picnic lunch will be provided. Bring your own drinks. Call 812-481-7020 with any questions.

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  • Daviess County Court News Infractions James D. Allen, Washington, disregarding stop sign, $119.50. Donald R. Anderson, Evansville, speeding, $119.50. Kristi J. Barley, Washington, speeding, $119.50. Kaylee R. Bath, Washington, failure of occupant to use safety belt, $25. Jami

    July 26, 2014

  • Bledsoe makes dean's list at Anderson Megan Bledsoe of Washington has been named to the dean's list at Anderson University for the spring semester of the 2013-14 academic year. To be named to the dean's list, a student must earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a scale

    July 26, 2014

  • Capture.JPG MAP: Local Yard Sales

    Here are the local yard sales for this weekend. To get your yard sale on a future map, call 812-254-0480, ext. 111.

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  • Daviess County Court News Criminal Cases FiledState of Indiana v. Jody W. Williams, check deception. State of Indiana v. Danielle Lynn Runyan, illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage.State of Indiana v. Tomi L. Thomson, illegal consumption of an alcoholic beverage.State

    July 25, 2014

  • REMC Area students travel to D.C. with REMC LOOGOOTEE — Three Indiana high school students, chosen by Daviess-Martin County REMC to participate, were among 72 from Indiana and 1,600 from 43 states who participated in the electric cooperative Youth Tour to Washington D.C., from June 12-19. Area

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Prairie Village Nursing Home serves breakfast to Towers Debbie Miles with Prairie Village Nursing Home served biscuits and gravy to the residents of the Washington Towers on July 16. Those attending were Marilyn Barrett, Barry and Cathy Baumert, Marie Cain, Debbie Fields, Tom Fisher, Mike Grannan, Rita Gu

    July 24, 2014

  • Daviess County Court News Real Estate TransfersSecretary of Housing and Urban Development to Jeremy J. Tooley and Susan M. Tooley, pt. Lot 7 and pt. Lot 8 in Yarbrough Second.John P. Schofield III and Kristina Schofield to Bradley J. Saladin and Sarah E. Saladin, pt. SE ¼ S28

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  • 4Hgc23 4-H winners Look for more more 4-H winners from the recent Daviess County 4-H fair in this and upcoming editions of the Times Herald and online at

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