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  • Judge some books (and some covers) The Washington Carnegie Public Library Youth Summer Reading Program, Fizz, Boom, Read will wrap up next week when the Scholastic Book Fair comes to the library. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and Psi Iota Xi, the book fair will be open Monda

    July 11, 2014

  • Alliance03 Alliance Barrier officially marks first I-69 jobs Alliance Barrier Films cut the ribbon Friday and are the first manufacturing plant along the southern half of I-69. The $25 million facility opening was part of a ceremony that announced plans for a 40,000 to 60,000-square foot building along Washing

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  • Capture.JPG MAP: Local Yard Sales

    Here are the local yard sales for this weekend. To have your yard sale placed on future maps, call 812-254-0480, ext. 112.

    July 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wheatfest ready roll The Wheatland Lions Club is gearing up for its annual Wheatfest beginning tonight with a chicken noodle dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Methodist Church. After the dinner, festival goers can listen to Tony Rothrock and the Graber Boys at the she

    July 11, 2014

  • Commission turns in 'wish list' for road, bridge work INDIANAPOLIS — A panel of public and private officials is calling for $10 billion in projects to upgrade the state’s aging roads and bridges, but its members concede there’s no money to pay for it all.On Wednesday, Gov. Mike Pence’s Blue Ribbon Panel

    July 11, 2014

  • Man injured in motorcycle accident ELNORA — An Elnora man is in fair condition following a motorcycle accident on SR 358 Wednesday. At 5:38 p.m. - Rick DeMoss, 58, 2662E 1100N, was riding a 2008 Harley-Davidson motorcycle east on SR 358 near CR 25W when he missed a curve, causing the

    July 10, 2014

  • SheriffHarbstreit Harbstreit named president of Indiana Sheriff's Association When Daviess County Sheriff Jerry Harbstreit went to the National Sheriff's Association conference in Texas earlier this month he was the Indiana Association Vice President. By the time he returned to Daviess County he was the Indiana Sheriff's Assoc

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  • Friday's police report CITY REPORT Wednesday 6:54 p.m. - An employee of Chuckle's, 201 N.E. Fifth St., reported a drive-off worth $20 in gas. No other information was available. 3:34 p.m. - A male caller reported a fight between two females at 109 Jamestown Square. The fem

    July 10, 2014

  • Local same-sex marriages in limbo after decision

    LOOGOOTEE — Like many same-sex couples throughout the state, Tim and Tracy Brown-Salsman, along with James Pirkle II and his partner, wait to see if their marriages will be like everyone else's —legal. Wednesday, the chief counsel to Gov. Mike Pence instructed state

    July 10, 2014

  • Daviess County Court News Real Estate TransfersKenneth Swartzentruber and Elizabeth Swartzentruber to Kendrick Swartzentruber and Kelci Swartzentruber, pt.. SW ¼ of S33, T2N, R6W.Nancy J. Elmore to Nancy J. Elmore and Cheryl K. Carroll, Lot 24 in Parkdale Addition.Juan Manuel

    July 10, 2014