Brown County Newswire

Brown County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brown County, IN.

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  1. Ivy Tech Bloomington Now Serving Brown CountyRead the original story

    Thursday | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Ivy Tech Bloomington is now formally serving Brown County, in addition to its previous service area of Lawrence, Greene, Martin, Monroe, Morgan, and Owen Counties. "Ivy Tech Bloomington has informally worked for the past year to bring classes to the Brown County Career Resource Center," said Chancellor Jennie Vaughan.

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  2. Fingerstyle guitar competition slated SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Republic

    The Indiana State Fingerstyle Guitar Competition, launched in 2012, unfolds at 11 a.m. Saturday in nearby Nashville. The event brings more than 30 of the finest fingerstyle guitar players in the United States to the Brown County Playhouse to compete for the grand prize - a top-flight guitar built by Indiana guitar builder Tom Roeger, the opportunity to play in the evening concert and bragging rights of being the winner of the annual competition.

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  3. Mary Ruth DufferRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Daily Journal

    Survivors include her husband, Bobby G. Duffer of Trafalgar; son, Johnny D. Duffer of Trafalgar, daughter, Mary J. Tanner of Trafalgar; five grandchildren, Stacy Hogue of Trafalgar, Neal Tanner of Greenwood, Kim Kersey of Greenwood, Justin Perry of Trafalgar and Dustin Keith Duffer of Lafayette, Tennessee; five great-grandchildren, Cambrie Perry, Hanna Kersey, Olivia Kersey, Emily Hogue and Cody Tanner; and two sisters, Betty Lou Cowden of Helmsburg and Edna Sue Yoder of Bean Blossom in Brown County. She was preceded in death by her parents; and four children, Robert G. Duffer, David A. Duffer, Cindy Duffer and Joanna Cravens; and a brother, John Robert Riley.

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  4. Kyle Thomas FoleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Daily Journal

    ... He was a member of the Nashville Christian Church. Survivors include his mother, Barbara Sue (Bond) Foley of Brown County, father, John Edward Foley and stepmother, Candy Foley of Brown County; three brothers, John Foley Jr., Greg Rea and David ...

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  5. John Allen WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Daily Journal

    He was born on Jan. 12, 1939, in Indianapolis, to the late Warren Hargus and Loretta Williams. John attended Helmsburg High School in Brown County and soon after started his 45-year career as a tile Setter and marble mason.

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  6. Robert Smith Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Daily Journal

    "Old Soldiers Never Die, They Just Fade Away" MacArthur Robert was 91, passed away peacefully Thursday evening July 13, 2017 at 8:45 p.m. at his Nashville residence, Brown County Health & Living Community. He lived in the Indianapolis/Greenwood area over 60 years.

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  7. Bluegrass festivals: a summertime stapleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | OUPblog

    ... who is frequently cited as "the father of bluegrass," started his Bean Blossom Bluegrass Music Festival in Brown County, Indiana in 1967. Although it is not the oldest bluegrass festival in the U.S. (that honor goes to a short-lived festival held in ...

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  8. Ryana s picks a " July 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Journal

    ... St., Learn how to use worms to break down plant materials and create compost that you can use in your garden. Brown County gardening expert Torrie Birkemeier will discuss vermicomposting and how it can benefit home gardeners. Public welcome. ...

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  9. Linda Sue KimbleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Daily Journal

    Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the service at 1 p.m. Friday, at Jessen Funeral Home, Trafalgar. Burial will be at Brown County Memorial Park.

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  10. Evelyn R. HatchettRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Republic

    Evelyn R. Hatchett, 86, of Franklin, a former Columbus resident, died 8:41 p.m. Monday at Johnson Memorial Hospital. Evelyn was born in Brown County, Indiana, May 4, 1931, the daughter of Lonnie and Amanda I. Wood Petro.

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  11. Merle R. DraperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Daily Journal

    Merle R. Draper, 92, died Monday, July 10, 2017, at Brown County Health & Living Community in Nashville. She was a resident of Nashville.

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  12. Learn how spiders, worms help home gardens growRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Daily Journal

    ... public. "Worms and the Garden" will be presented at 6 p.m. July 27 in the Trafalgar library, 424 S. Tower St. Brown County gardening expert Torrie Birkemeier will talk about how worms break down plant materials and create compost that you can use in ...

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  13. Timothy "Tim" D. CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Daily Journal

    ... Edward, Ruby, Danilynn, Jaxson and Hailey; siblings, Tom (Tina) Cave of Peoga, Linda (Roger) Smith of Brown County, James (Tammy) Cave of Louisville, Kentucky and Mary (Tim) Perkins of Trafalgar. The Rev. Ed Tharpe will conduct a funeral service at ...

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  14. Holiday Weekend Road Restrictions for Southern IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | WEHT

    ... and it will have reduced speeds and partial lane closures throughout. And, if you're planning on a trip to Brown County, be aware that State Road 135 is closed north and south of Nashville. You'll need to use use State Road 46 for that. Also from ...

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  15. Conviction upheld in Indiana University studenta s deathRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 29 | The Tribune

    ... graduation. It says Messel "brutally bludgeoned her to death" before dumping her body along a road in rural Brown County, about 10 miles from IU's Bloomington campus. The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent ...

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  16. 3 men arrested after 2 pursuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Daily Journal

    Two of the men were arrested by Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputies after a pursuit that went into Brown County, while a third man was arrested after an unrelated chase that ended in a Greenwood mobile home community. Two Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputies were stationed at the intersection of County Roads 575W and 700S about 4 a.m. Wednesday, ready to assist with a vehicle pursuit in Morgan County.

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  17. 3 arrested in two car chases Wednesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Daily Journal

    Two men were arrested by Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputies after a pursuit that went into Brown County while a third man was arrested by a deputy after an unrelated chase that ended in a Greenwood mobile home community. Two Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputies were stationed at the intersection of County Roads 575 West and 700 South about morning, ready to assist with a vehicle pursuit taking place in Morgan County.

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  18. Rev. Ernest Martin Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Republic

    The Rev. Ernest Reuben Martin Jr., 36, of Nashville, died at 9 p.m. June 25, 2017, in Brown County.

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  19. Henrietta McDonaldRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Republic

    Henrietta McDonald, 80, of Columbus, died at 9:30 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Survivors include her husband, Wilbur R. McDonald; her children, Acel D. McDonald of Indianapolis, Kirk A. McDonald of Columbus and Eric E. McDonald of Brown County; sister, Roberta VanHook of Terre Haute; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

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  20. John Simpson v. Brown CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... man's professional license without giving him prior notice or an opportunity to be heard. The case arises from Brown County, Indiana, where the rolling hills and brilliant fall foliage draw over a million visi-tors each year, and where the natural ...

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