The Washington Times-Herald

Local News

November 29, 2013

No Headline Provided

CITY POLICE REPORTS

Wednesday

8:09 p.m. - An employee at Chuckles at 201 NE 5th St. reported a large Dodge truck drove off without paying for $49.34 in gas.

7:01 p.m. - Police received a report that someone drove off from Chuckles at 201NE 5th St. without paying for $23.04 in gas.

2:02 p.m. - A woman told police her vehicle was vandalized while parked in the IGA parking lot.

Tuesday

3:00 p.m. - Police were called to 106 SE 4th St. to investigate the theft of a cell phone.

6:11 p.m. - A resident reported someone used a baseball bat to smash the windshield of a vehicle at 401 E. Hefron St.

11:49 a.m. - Work One at 219 E. Main St. reported someone took their scale for mail.

COUNTY REPORT

Wednesday

6:30 p.m. - A caller on CR 150N. reported someone had been poaching on his property.

6:00 p.m. - A caller on I-69 near mile marker 55 reported hitting a deer.

2:27 p.m. - A meth lab was reported on Dewey Avenue.

1:55 p.m. - A fire was reported at 2756N. 750E. near Montgomery. No other details were available as of press time.

4:06 a.m. - An employee of Chuckles, no address given, reported a drive off of $50.01.

Tuesday

4:58 p.m. - A caller on CR 150N. reported that her neighbors are still trespassing on her property and she has the neighbors on camera.

7:12 a.m. - A caller at 1239W. 550S. reported that his son went out to the farm and noticed that the pole barn had been broken into. Tools and power equipment were taken.

3:49 a.m. - A caller on SR 57 reported hitting a deer.

ACCIDENT

Thursday

7:55 a.m. - The Daviess County Sheriff’s Department was called to a one vehicle accident on CR 700S just east of CR 1000E. Brianna M. Taylor, 16, of Loogootee told deputies she was driving west on 700S when she swerved her vehicle to avoid a rabbit in the road. The car went off the road and struck a small embankment. Tayor was not injured. The 1995 Chevy Camaro she was driving sustained between $1,000 and $2,500 damage.

Text Only
Local News
  • Washington City Council approves rezoning request Washington will be expanding its housing options after the Washington City Council approved an ordinance to rezone land on Bussard Road. The property, owned by Jason Knepp of J and L Home Center, is just over 10 acres and will be rezoned Residential

    July 28, 2014

  • NWS - WT072914 - HaitianSummit - NBS State Haitian organization holds town hall meeting The Haitian Association of Indiana hosted a town hall meeting for local Haitians Sunday, officially meeting the largest Haitian population outside of Indianapolis. Around 50 Haitian residents, along with 30 other local residents, listened to state an

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Today's police report CITY REPORT Monday 2:25 p.m. – A female caller said two juvenile males were picking up and throwing green apples near 310 Ogdon St. The apples were clogging storm drains. The males were then asked to pick up the apples. 8:55 a.m. – An employee of Che

    July 28, 2014

  • CR 900 East project stays on schedule

    Phase 1 of the expansion project on CR 900E (Odon-Cannelburg Road) is due to be completed this week and officials say they expect the bulk of the work to be done on time. "They have a number of small things that need to be finished," said Daviess Cou

    July 28, 2014

  • Leg of I-69 project now due to open by end of 2015 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Transportation now plans for the Interstate 69 extension to reach Bloomington by the end of 2015, a year later than originally planned. INDOT spokesman Will Wingfield tells the Evansville Courier & Press

    July 28, 2014

  • NWS - WT072614 - Theater6 - NBS VIDEO: Coming Attractions

    The Indiana Theater in downtown Washington is under new owner Brent Barnhart and plans to open this fall after being closed for over three years.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ruth Gilmore Ruth Gilmore, 80, of Washington, died at 4:38 p.m. at Prairie Village Nursing Center, with family by her side. Born Nov. 10, 1933, in Knox County, she was the daughter of James Howard and Blanche (Chadd) Weibel. She worked for 10 years as a certified

    July 26, 2014

  • Shoe Sensation gives back to Cops and Kids Shoe Sensation has presented Cops and Kids with $468 in donations collected from its customers during a drive to assist Cops and Kids. Cops and Kids works with children in the community to ensure that they have basic necessities and toys. This progr

    July 26, 2014

  • Friday's police report CITY REPORT Friday 10:27 p.m. - Jerry Gaither, 1422 Brett Cabel Road, said his mailbox was damaged. 5:14 a.m. - Ladonna Abel, 622 S.W. Sixth St., said a purple Harley-Davidson motorcycle was stolen. A report was made and a tip said they believed a ma

    July 25, 2014

  • New school security system going into place in Daviess County From the outside looking in schools in Daviess County don't appear to have done much to upgrade security this fall. There are no new fences, no gates, no guard shacks, but officials say the School Guard system is being put into place and should be re

    July 25, 2014