Edgar O C Acevedo, Washington, $25, failure of occupant to use safety belt.

Jonas M. Graber and Margaret Graber to Midwest Natural Gas Corporation, pt. NW ¼, 8, 4N, 5W.

Pace Community Action Agency announces a scholarship opportunity for graduating high school seniors. The Judith K. Bobe Scholarship is named in honor of Pace Community Action Agency’s former Head Start director who worked within the program over 40 years. The scholarship is specifically for …

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Trail Life USA is a faith-based non-aligned scouting organization that provides youth mentorship and character development to more than 26,000 boys in the United States. The organization was founded in 2013. All charters of Trail Life USA must pledge to follow a “Statement of Faith.” Youths …

Daviess County Sheriff Gary Allison has announced that the Indiana Sheriffs' Association will again be awarding college scholarships to qualified high school seniors or college student who are pursuing a degree in criminal justice studies. There will be approximately 40 $750 scholarships awa…

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The year 2018 had a number of the most interesting events that ranged from outer space to deep in the world’s oceans. Let us take a look of hat came to light in 2018. The moons of planets either known for years or recently discovered have made a lot of headlines last year. One of these is En…

A donation shortfall over the winter holidays is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to give now to prevent a blood shortage from continuing throughout winter and affecting patient care.

The Daviess/Martin Retired Teachers Association met Jan. 11, 2019, at the Gasthof Amish Restaurant. President Janice Riley called the meeting to order and led the members in the pledge to the flag.

There will be an open house for Leola Eaton to celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, Jan. 20, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Parkview Christian Church in Plainville. Friends and family are invited to stop by and share birthday greetings. No gifts please.

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Telling a child that someone has died can be difficult. Most children are aware of death, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they understand it.

German American Insurance participated in the Tour of Honor Program sponsored by Pekin Insurance to honor those who served in our military by supporting the Honor Flight Network.

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FEBRUARY DINE WITH A DOC® FEB. 6: Senior Education Ministries, in partnership with Generations and Vincennes University, will be presenting Dine with a Doc® on Feb. 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Green Activities Center, 120 W. Harrison St., on the Vincennes University Campus. The program i…

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Southwest Indiana Association of Realtors board member Anna Lou Chapman presented the Daviess County CEO program with a $1,000 sponsorship check at the CEO dinner event on Wednesday. Local real estate agencies such as Remax, Century 21 and Midwest Realty are members of the SWIAR. This money …

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ODON — Students in the Daviess County Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities or CEO class hosted a murder mystery dinner theater Wednesday night at WestGate Academy.

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Left over stuffed animals and small toys from the recent “Martin County Toy Store” were donated to Daviess Community Hospital for use in providing comfort to children admitted to the hospital.

The Daviess Community Hospital Foundation has announced that they will be awarding Health Career Scholarships to residents of Daviess, Martin and Pike counties or dependents of DCH employees from any area. Students attending an accredited educational institution of higher learning who are pu…

Twelve CSX retirees met at a local restaurant Jan. 7. Mike Cook gave the blessing. LaRue Collett, Carolyn Peyton, Judy Phillippe, Sharon Saucerman, Peg Draper and Rick McCain each won a plate of supreme triple chunk brownies baked by Joyce Lee.

Barr-Reeve Band Parent Organization Inc. will have a silent auction on Friday at the Barr-Reeve-Loogootee basketball game. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Ivy Tech Community College Southwest recognized several Daviess County students for making the dean’s list for the 2018 fall semester. To be on the dean’s list, Ivy Tech students must achieve a minimum 3.50 grade point average in specific courses with no D’s or F’s, must have earned six or m…

Join local naturalist Terri Talarek King for a casual stroll through the winter woods at Ouabache Trails Park, just north of Vincennes. "Winter Wandering" will begin in front of the park office at 2 p.m. Sunday. All ages are welcome and families encouraged. There is no fee or registration required.

In recognition of outstanding academic achievement, the dean’s list has been released for the fall 2018 semester at the University of Southern Indiana. Undergraduate students must achieve a 3.5 or better grade point average (on a 4.0 system) to be named to the dean’s list. The following area…

An Indiana Hunter Education Course is slated for two Saturdays, Jan.12 and 19, at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Classes will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. the 12th and from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the 19th. Participants must attend both days to complete the course. All Indiana residents are …

The Indiana Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology is once again asking the public for photos for its annual Historic Preservation Month photo contest.

The state organization of Tri Kappa will award a variety of scholarships to college students throughout Indiana in the spring. Each state scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $1,000. Tri Kappa has provided scholarship awards since 1914 acknowledging students on the local, province an…

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FEBRUARY DINE WITH A DOC® - FEB. 6: Senior Education Ministries, in partnership with Generations and Vincennes University, will be presenting Dine with a Doc® on Feb. 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Green Activities Center, 120 W. Harrison St., Vincennes, on the Vincennes University Campus. …

Zachary Scheid, a sophomore at Brescia University majoring in engineering studies, was named to the fall 2018 dean’s list for completing at least 12 credit hours with a 3.5-4.0 GPA.

Are you a care partner for someone with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD)? Barbara Hays is now supporting the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration’s (AFTD) mission to bring help and hope to those affected by FTD by providing a local support group. This group will share the most accura…

Elks Legacy Awards: The ENF Legacy Awards scholarship program awards 250 college scholarships worth $4,000 each to the children and grandchildren of Elks members. Eligibility: college-bound high school seniors who are the children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks are welcome to apply. Ap…

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The following marriage licenses were issued in December by the Daviess County clerk's office:

Margaret Lou Berry will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, at Plainville Christian Church. No gifts please.

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Good Samaritan is proud to welcome its newest nurse practitioner, Amelia McClure, PMHNP-BC. Working as a psychiatric nurse on the inpatient LaSalle Behavioral Health Unit at Good Samaritan allowed McClure to get to know the client population she would serve as a nurse practitioner.

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On Dec. 22, members of the Alpha Psi Chapter of Psi Iota Xi, awarded their first grant from their Daviess County Community Foundation fund, an affiliate of the Community Foundation Alliance. The endowment was established in 2015 and it is a donor advised fund. The chapter plays an active rol…

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Is your teen getting enough sleep? If not, it could be impacting their life in negative ways. According to webmd.com, lack of sleep is one of the top sources of stress for teens. The recommended amount of sleep for teens in order to function and perform well is 9 to 9 and-a-half hours of sleep.

The 31st Elnora K. (Simpson) and Sylvester Beve Williams family reunion was held at noon Oct. 13 at the Eastside Park Kiwanis Cabin. The cabin has been beautifully remodeled and handicapped accessible this year. There were 22 members in attendance.

The callouts/auditions for "One Voice, One Word - The Promise" will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the clubhouse at Antioch Christian Church. Interested persons must fill out contact information forms and pick up practice CDs. Those auditioning for solos should bring a sound track for accompani…

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ESTHER SINGLETON — The funeral for Esther M. Singleton was at 1 p.m. Saturday at Ed Lee Mortuary Downtown Chapel, with Rev. Jessica Singleton officiating. Burial was in Oak Grove Cemetery Reeve Township.

JACK PURDUE — The funeral for Jack J. Purdue was at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Ed Lee Mortuary North Chapel, with Pastor Cameron Gladish officiating. Burial was in St. John Cemetery.