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  • taco fundraiser A little help from our friends Senior and Family Services got a little help from the friends at the Washington Nursing Center Friday when the nursing center hosted a taco salad lunch fundraiser for the nonprofit. The center spent much of Friday morning preparing and delivering the

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Friday's Police Report CITY REPORTThursday12:07 a.m. - Police received an automated telephone call at headquarters claiming a problem with its debit card. Dispatch determined the call was a scam. 10:49 a.m. - Officers were called to 1801 Memorial Ave. to investigate a poss

    July 18, 2014

  • 1,2,3 of Fun Results 1,2,3 of Fun ResultsMONTGOMERY — Results for 1,2,3 of Fun at Country Oaks.1st Jr Byron, Calvin Guy, John Walker, Art Neiswanger(-21); T-2nd Gene Courtney,Tom McAtee, John Drake, Delbert Stoll(-20); T-2nd Phil Troutman, Bill Walton, Jim Eckerle, Morri

    July 18, 2014

  • Donald Traylor PETERSBURG — Donald R. Traylor, 81, died at 7:50 p.m. Wednesday at Golden Living Center.The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Harris Funeral Home, Petersburg, with Rev. Jack Howard officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Hills Cemetery, Petersburg

    July 18, 2014

  • County looks for answers to space problems A Daviess County committee has spent the past year looking at how much space it has. How much it needs. The best way to fill the gap and even how it might get paid for. "We have nothing in concrete yet," said President of the Daviess County Commissio

    July 17, 2014

  • Official: Malaysian plane shot down over Ukraine

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A Ukrainian official said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday over a town in the east of the country, and Malaysian Airlines tweeted that it lost contact with one of its flights over Ukrainian airspace.

    July 17, 2014

  • Thursday's Police Report CITY REPORTWednesday6:11 a.m. - A resident at 812 Front St. reported someone got inside a pair of unlocked vehicles and stole two old cell phones and a gear shift knob.1:23 p.m. - Officers were called to 206 S.E. 12th St. concerning a report of a the

    July 17, 2014

  • Tornado Tornado recovery still ongoing For most people in Washington the tornado that ripped through the west side of the community last November is just a memory. For a handful of others though it is still an ongoing problem that is slowly but surely being resolved. Washington officials

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Eagles Ladies Auxilary meets

    Eagles Ladies Auxiliary meetsThe Eagles Ladies Auxiliary met July 2, with President Pam Cook presiding. A sympathy card was sent to Pam Cook and get well cards were sent to Mary Smith and Richard Walford. There were two applications for membership. O

    July 16, 2014

  • Building Permits The following building permits were issued in June:Lydia Lou Stafford, 401 Sycamore St., house demolition;Joe Singleton, 1471 N. Sugarland Road, detached garage;Ventura Ortiz Martinez, 1519 Fox Run Drive, chain link fence;Candace Lemon, 1028 N. St. J

    July 16, 2014