The Washington Times-Herald

Local News

December 7, 2013

Saturday's Area Briefs

Survivor group to meet

The Breast Cancer Sharing and Surviving support group will meet from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Specialty Clinic Room 254 at Daviess Community Hospital.

Neat Feet clinic next Friday

Daviess Community Hospital’s Neat Feet Clinic will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Friday at Senior and Family Services. Appointments must be made in advance by calling 254-8855. Cost is $25.

Plainville library to hold book sale

There will be a book sale at the Plainville Branch Library (building behind the First National Bank of Odon ATM on SR 57) through Dec. 19 at the following times: Mondays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Thursdays, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The branch library will close permanently on Dec. 19 at 6 p.m. Internet access, copy and fax services are still available until the closing date.

City Council to meet Monday

The Washington City Council will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Monday in Council Chambers, 200 Harned Ave., on the proposed sewer rates and charges.

The Council meeting will follow. Items included on the agenda: reading of several resolutions authorizing transfer of funds; reading of ordinance amending sewage rates and charges; election of Council president; appointment of Board of Public Works and Safety members; commission appointments.

The Board of Public Works and Safety will meet following the Council meeting. Items on the agenda include: discussion/approval of supplement to INDOT agreement for street sign inventory and agreement between city, Daviess County Soil and Water Conservation District, and rate contract with Quest Liner, Inc.

1
Text Only
Local News
  • 4H Extension services celebrate 100 years Extension services celebrate 100 years By Lindsay Owens Times Herald

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • NWS - WT041714 - LocalGraduationRates - NBS Local schools improve on graduation rates Every Daviess County high school improved on graduation rates for 2013, according to data from the state Department of Education released Wednesday. In fact, all the schools were over 90 percent of its students graduating. The state average for 2013

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Murphy FF pic SAVING lives While speaking at a national conference to fire trainers, Governor Mike Pence congratulated Washington firefighters and their role in Indiana's dedication to fire training. About nine years ago, the two firefighters, along with other members of their

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4 stars for Barr-Reeve Middle-Sr. High School MONTGOMERY -- The Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction has announced the Four-Star schools for 2012-13 and Barr-Reeve Middle-Senior High School is once again on the list. To receive the Four-Star designation a school must be in the top 25th p

    April 17, 2014

  • Today's police report CITY REPORT Wednesday 2:30 p.m. - An employee of Swifty's, 409 W. Nat'l Hwy., reported theft on two occasions. No other information was available. COUNTY REPORT Tuesday 9:27 p.m. - A caller reported two males were in an altercation at 101 W. Elnora S

    April 17, 2014

  • Wednesday's police report CITY REPORT Tuesday 1:41 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle's, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $10 in gas by a driver in a white Ford Ranger truck. 10:51 a.m. - Jordan Taylor reported an MP3 player stolen from his car while parked at 100 Ch

    April 16, 2014

  • SwearinPolice New police officer, fireman sworn in at meeting During a swearing in ceremony Monday evening prior to the start of the Washington City Council meeting Mayor Joe Wellman welcomed Steve Ford to the fire department and Nicholas Durnil to the police department. Ford, 23, is a native of Covington, Ind

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • Moose.jpg Moose gets visit from Supreme Governor Last week local members of the Moose were treated to a special visit by Moose International Chief Presiding Officer, Supreme Governor Joseph R. Koons at Moose Family Center 1080. "This was a rare opportunity for the community to meet with Supreme G

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Daviess County hires help for human resource issues The Daviess County Commissioners have approved several contracts including one to bring some professional expertise to human resource issues. The commissioners agreed to a contract with the consulting firm Waggoner, Irwin, Scheele and Associates to p

    April 16, 2014

  • Council to hire 2 part-time employees LOOGOOTEE - The Loogootee City Council agreed Monday night to hire two part-time employees for the Public Works Department. One employee, who would earn $10 per hour, would work for 15 weeks, beginning May 5. Public Works Superintendent Bo Wilson sai

    April 16, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Facebook
Clicker Ticker
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide