Daviess County Newswire

Daviess County Newswire

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  1. Prominent Daviess County Attorney DiesRead the original story

    Tuesday | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Havill was a well-known Daviess County attorney who at one time partnered with former Daviess Circuit Court Judge Robert Arthur and current Circuit Court Judge Greg Smith. Havil was born in Indianapolis and moved to Louisville, where he attended Trinity High School.

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  2. Jack R. Miller, GreenfieldRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Daily Reporter

    Jack R. Miller, 85, of Greenfield, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at his home. He was born April 22, 1930 in Daviess County, Ind., to the late David and Wilma Miller.

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  3. Nathan Baker Arrested On Two Counts Of MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... l without bail. Investigating Agency is the Indiana State Police with the assistance of Martin, Lawrence, and Daviess County Sheriff's Departments and the Washington Police Department

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  4. Daviess And Pike Counties Ask INDOT To Address Flooding Of State Road 257Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... wall at the edge of floodwaters on both sides of the road closures in Pike and Daviess counties. On the Daviess County side, it was between guardrails, and on the Pike County side of the flood plain, standard barricades were placed from the barrier ...

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  5. Two Men Arrested After Allegedly Providing Teens With Illegal NarcoticsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... a common nuisance, dealing a synthetic drug and unlawful possession of a syringe. Hill was released from the Daviess County Security Center after posting a $3,500 bond. Roark is being held under a $2,500 bond.

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  6. Accident between two semis on U.S. 50 in Daviess CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The accident involved two semis in between Washington and Montgomery at Black Oak. Indiana State Police is working the accident and they are reporting minor injuries. There are reports of road closures as well.

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  7. Drivers license system problems in Daviess Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    "Probably weekly, if not more than weekly, we've had an outage," said Daviess County Circuit Court Clerk Susan Tierney. More often than not, the staff isn't notified.

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  8. Rail BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The Indiana Railroad welcomed state and federal lawmakers Thursday to a ribbon cutting for the organization's newly opened White River Bridge. The construction of the bridge, which sits in a rural area of Daviess County, was made possible by a federal grant and private investment.

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  9. INDOT Approves Multi-Million Dollar Contract To Resurface State Road 257Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... say people have become so frustrated they would complain to anyone who would listen. President of the Daviess County Commissioners, Michael Taylor says repairs have been attempted and didn't work so now it looks like INDOT will rebuild the road ...

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  10. County Road Closed, Grand Opening Of BridgeRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Daviess County Highway officials say county Road 650 east will be closed Monday from Old US 50 to County Road 175 South. A grand opening ceremony is scheduled for Thursday at 11 a.m. for a new Indiana Railroad bridge that stretches over the White River in Greene County north of Elnora.

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  11. Washington Fire Victim IdentifiedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Daviess County officials have identified the man killed in a camper fire at 1800 North County Road 100 West, near Washington. Two men spotted the camper in flames late Wednesday morning on their way to lunch.

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  12. Two Teens Arrested On Drug, Weapon ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... was arrested on charges of maintaining a common nuisance, possession of marijuana and was taken to the Daviess County Security Center. The teen was arrested on charges of possession of meth, dealing marijuana, possession of marijuana over 30 grams, ...

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  13. Body Of Man Recovered From Fire North Of WashingtonRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to the Daviess County Sheriff's Department, officials were notified about the camping trailer fire at 1800 North County Road 100 West around 11:10 a.m. Wednesday after two men on their way to lunch spotted the fire. The men attempted to get into the home to alert anyone inside of the fire, but the door was locked.

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  14. Daviess County Purchases New Asphalt PlantRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... converted to natural gas. They also have to put the plant back together now that it has been transported to Daviess County. They hope to have the plant up and running by next year. Officials estimate that the new plant will save the county about 20 ...

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  15. Two People Arrested In Loogootee On Drug ChargesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... of drug paraphernalia. The stop also led officers to get a search warrant for Sisco's home in eastern Daviess County. Loogootee Police were assisted by Indiana State Police and the Daviess County Sheriff's Department in the search that turned up ...

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  16. New Solar Site Will Harvest Power From Sun Along I-69Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Soon, a new one megawatt solar site will harvest the power of the sun along I-69 on the Greene and Daviess county borders. The photovoltaic solar array, located on 14.5 acres in Taylor Township off County Road 25 West just south of Bloomfield, is part of a larger effort by power supplier Hoosier Energy to explore how solar will benefit the overall power supply portfolio.

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  17. New Facility Will Bring Business To Daviess CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Accelerated job creation, new corporate attraction, and local business expansion are the expected outcomes of a $10 million economic development project east of Washington. The area will soon be home to an expandable 40,000 square feet shell facility and railroad cross-dock located at the interchange of I-69 and U.S. 50/150.

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  18. OPINION: Column: Counties vary in business approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | The Republic

    Washington (Daviess County) and Princeton (Gibson County) in southwestern Indiana are both county seats and the largest cities in their respective counties. The two counties have similar numbers of people (33,750 for Gibson and 32,750 for Daviess). ...

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  19. Joseph OlmandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    The Washington Police Department arrested a 28-year-old on Thursday in connection to a sexual misconduct case involving a minor. Olmando Joseph was arrested just after 3:30 p.m. on Thursday by the Washington Police Department on a Daviess County warrant.

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  20. 28-year-old arrested for charges including sexual misconduct with a minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The Washington Police Department arrested a 28-year-old on Thursday in connection to a sexual misconduct case involving a minor. Olmando Joseph was arrested just after 3:30 p.m. on Thursday by the Washington Police Department on a Daviess County warrant.

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