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  1. Daviess County Jail Logs for the week of Jan. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hometown News Daily

    Jonathon Brummitt, 24, of Washington, was arrested on a preliminary charge of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Steven Stotts, 20, of Odon, was arrested on preliminary charges of minor possession of alcohol; two counts of battery; strangulation; criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon; battery resulting in bodily injury; and intimidation.

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  2. Washington Man Arrested On Meth ChargesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A Washington man was arrested after joint drug investigation by the Daviess County Sheriff's Department the DEA and Indiana State Police. The Daviess County Special Response Unit executed a search warrant at a home at 1808 Cosby Road in Washington Monday night.

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  3. Daviess County arrests for Jan. 12 to 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Hometown News Daily

    Dawn N. Scales, 34, of Washington, was arrested on a warrant for a petition to revoke a suspended sentence. Michael A. Gerbig, 28, of Washington, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear; resisting law enforcement.

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  4. Jump-N-Jax in Washington now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Hometown News Daily

    ... entertainment center of its kind in the area, and Dyer wanted there to be something fun for kids to do in Daviess County. "It was time someone stepped up," he said. The facility opened at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday and families gradually trickled in as ...

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  5. 21 People Arrested At PartyRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A complaint on an underage drinking party resulted in a total of 21 people being arrested and charged with wrongdoing. Around 1:54 Saturday morning, the Daviess County Sheriff's Department received a complaint of loud music and possible underage drinking at 4984 County Road North 575 East, in Montgomery.

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  6. Twenty-one people arrested for underage drinking at party in Daviess County, IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Indiana State Police say officials in Daviess County have arrested several people on charges of underage drinking.

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  7. Twenty One People arrested after party in Montgomery with underage drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | Hometown News Daily

    A complaint on an underage drinking party resulted in a total of 21 people being arrested and charged with wrongdoing. Around 1:54 this morning, the Daviess County Sheriff's Department received a complaint of loud music and possible underage drinking at 4984 North 575 East, Montgomery.

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  8. Twenty-one people arrested at party with underage drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    A complaint on an underage drinking party resulted in a total of 21 people being arrested and charged early Saturday morning. Just before 2 a.m. Saturday, the Daviess County Sheriff's Department received a complaint of loud music and possible underage drinking in the 4900 block of North 575 East, in Montgomery.

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  9. Washington Man Arrested On Domestic Battery ChargeRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Early Monday morning, the Daviess County Sheriff's Department was called to a home on St. John's Road after a report of a domestic fight.

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  10. Couple Robbed Of Medication At Washington CVSRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to the Daviess County Sheriff's Department log, at 3:32 p.m.a caller reported that they had been held at gunpoint at the CVS store and robbed of their medication.

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  11. Getting Students Ready to Think Outside the College BoxRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... that will benefit children. This Youth Worker Cafe is made possible by the collaborative efforts of Daviess County Community Foundation, Washington Carnegie Public Library and IYI. For more information on the Youth Worker Cafe, contact IYI Southeast ...

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  12. Jason Petty sworn in as new Washington city council memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Hometown News Daily

    ... a part of the future of Washington." The city council also heard from Ron Arnold and Troy Showalter from the Daviess County Economic Development Foundation, who plan to move forward with the Main Street project. They discussed the DCEDF's finances, ...

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  13. Washington,Indiana Man Charged With Child MolestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Indiana State Police say that 65 year old Rudy Myers engaged in a sexual act with a 4-year-old child last month at a home in Daviess County.

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  14. Washington man faces charge for sex act with 4-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... documents, engaged in a sexual act with a 4-year-old child. The incident took place in November at a home in Daviess County. A witness told investigators Myers pressed his face against the child's nude backside, court documents stated.

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  15. Iowa-Based Grain Product Developer To Invest Millions In WashingtonRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... other states, that's something they found right here in Indiana." GPC, which currently has 150 employees in Daviess County and more than 1,500 Kent Corporation employees globally, plans to add new production associates in Washington when the project ...

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  16. I-69 And U.S. 50 In Daviess County Prime Real Estate For Future Economic GrowthRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The Interstate 69 and Highway 50 corridor in Daviess County is prime real estate for future economic growth, city officials say. Washington Mayor Joe Wellman explained that the city has increased efforts to add utilities in that area, which include water, sewage, and electrical services.

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  17. I69, Highway 50 corridor makes Washington City leaders hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The Interstate 69 and Highway 50 corridor in Daviess County is prime real estate for future economic growth, city officials say. Washington Mayor Joe Wellman explained that the city has increased efforts to add utilities in that area, which include water, sewage, and electrical services.

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  18. Washington Board of Public Works and Safety received bids for new police carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Hometown News Daily

    ... The Board of Public Works also approved the renewal of contracts with VS Engineering and Questliner for the Daviess County Soil and Conservation District. Street signs in Washington will be modernized to be in compliance with the Indiana Department ...

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  19. Police Seeking Public's Help In Death InvestigationRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Aaron Byers, a 40-year-old Bloomfield High School graduate who lived in Daviess County, was found dead one-mile west of Elnora at shortly after 5 a.m. on Sept. 13. Byers was found dead one-mile west of Elnora at shortly after a trooper responded to a traffic accident on County Road 300 East, about one quarter mile south of State Road 58, and two pedestrians told the trooper that they had seen an injured man walking south along County Road 300 East.

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  20. Parade entries being accepted for Christmas Parade in WashingtonRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Hometown News Daily

    Daviess County residents are encouraged to sign up for the annual Christmas Parade, scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 7 at 3 p.m. Daviess County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Samantha Bobbitt said this year's theme is 'A Fantasy Character Christmas', and participants are encouraged to incorporate their favorite Christmas themed character into the entry, such as the 'Grinch' or include reindeer. "Something we'd like to see is to have actual floats entered in the parade with float making parties," Bobbitt said.

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