Daviess County Newswire

Daviess County Newswire

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  1. Washington Man Arrested On Multiple Drug Charges Tuesday, May 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... Sunday at 1776 Maxwell Avenue in Washington. Wier, along with members of the Washington Police Department and Daviess County Sheriff's Department, arrested 38 year old Steven W. Lyford. Officers seized an estimated 14 grams of methamphetamine, ...


  2. Drug Investigation Leads To Narcotics, Firearms, And Lands Washington Man Behind BarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... Trooper Wier, after obtaining enough information and probable cause, applied for a search warrant through the Daviess County Circuit Court. After receiving the warrant, Wier, with members of the Washington Police Department and Daviess County ...


  3. Firearms, drugs found during search of home in Washington; one man arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    After obtaining a search warrant, ISP along with Washington Police Department and Daviess County Sheriff's Department searched the home. Officers found an estimated 14 grams of methamphetamine, an estimated 17 grams of marijuana, small amounts of heroin and morphine, and 31 firearms.


  4. Oaktown Man Arrested After Police Find Drugs In His VehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    An Oaktown man spent the night in the Daviess County Security Center after being caught with illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia in his possession. At 11:52 p.m. Tuesday, Indiana State Trooper Mitch Wier noticed a silver Chrysler 300 sedan traveling south on Grove Street in Odon, down the middle of the roadway.


  5. Man Killed After ATV Strikes ATVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... ATV overturned throwing Craney from the vehicle. Responding agencies included, Indiana Conservation Officers, Daviess County Sheriff's Department, Southwest Medical, Davies County Coroner's Office, and Cannelburg and Montgomery first responders. ...


  6. Wabash Valley Correctional Facility honors over 650 staffersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Tribune-Star

    ... County; Officer of the Year, Ryan Voigtman, Sullivan County; and Rookie of the Year, Everardo Angeles-Mora, Daviess County. Twenty-eight employees received five-year service pins, nine staff members earned 10-year service awards and 19 marked 15 ...


  7. Fatal ATV accident in Daviess Co. under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... p.m. Indiana Conservation Officers responded to a report of fatality from an ATV accident in Cannelburg. The Daviess County Coroner pronounced Craney dead on scene. According to Indiana Conservation Officers, Craney was not wearing a helmet or any ...


  8. Councilman: Transfers necessary - Band-Aid fix'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Daily Reporter

    Faced with a swell of inmates and no long-term relief in sight, county officials are crafting a plan to free up space in the overcrowded Hancock County Jail. Sheriff's department administrators have struck a deal with their counterparts in Daviess County to regularly send local inmates to the Daviess County Security Center for housing.


  9. Third body found in the Ohio River Thursday, May 12Authorities say a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    This follows the discovery of two bodies on Wednesday, one near Troy, Indiana and the other at the Natcher Bridge in Daviess County. Officials say the third body was found Thursday morning near the Little Hurricane Boat Ramp.


  10. Officials: 2 decomposed bodies found floating in Ohio RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Owensboro Messenger Inquirer reports the bodies of an unidentified man and woman were pulled from the river Wednesday. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ramp around 2 p.m. after someone reported seeing an adult man's body in the water.


  11. Daviess County ArrestsRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Washington Police arrested a Washington man Friday for possession of a hypodermic syringe and on a warrant for unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon.


  12. Odon Man Arrested After Leaving Scene Of AccidentRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Vincennes Police arrested a Daviess County man Wednesday for leaving the scene of a personal injury accident at 6th and Manilla Streets.


  13. April 25, 2016Read the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Born on December 30, 1952 in Daviess County, Indiana he was the son of the late Williams H. and Fern E. Keller. Charlie graduated from Shoals High School Class of 1970 and furthered his education by receiving a BS degree from Purdue University.


  14. Daviess County ArrestsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... and possession of a Schedule 4 controlled substance. Yancey was released from jail on $2,000 bond. The Daviess County Sheriff's Department arrested 20-year-old Brandon Knepp of Cannelburg Friday for illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. Bond ...


  15. Warrant Service On Martin County Man Leads to New Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    A Martin County man was arrested on multiple criminal warrants and then earned new drug charges while being booked in jail. Around 9 a.m. Tuesday morning, Martin County Deputy Tony Dant was transporting a jail inmate from the Martin County Jail in Shoals to the Daviess County Courthouse in Washington, when he noticed 20-year-old Dylan J. Day of Loogootee, in the vehicle in front of him.


  16. Daviess County Advisory Plan Commission Approves Comprehensive Land PlanRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... erchange on I-69 at County Road 200 North that would connect to State Road 57. The changes will now go to the Daviess County Commissioners, where they will either be added to the comprehensive land plan or rejected.


  17. Suspect taken to hospital after high-speed chase ends in wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    According to Indiana State Police, the suspect, who was wanted on a warrant out of Lawrence County, was spotted Tuesday morning by a Daviess County, IN deputy. We're told the deputy tried to stop the suspect's vehicle, but the suspect took off down I-69 at speeds reaching 100 mph.


  18. $19,000 In Cocaine Found During Search Of Washington HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Police found cocaine with a street value of $19,000 Wednesday night during the search of a Washington couple's home. Officers searched a home at 2215 Oak Grove Road as part of an investigation by the DEA, ATF, Washington Police, the Daviess County Sheriff's Department, and Indiana State Police.


  19. White River Valley Antique Association Swap Meet Saturday In ElnoraRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The White River Valley Antique Association grounds in Elnora will be bustling with activity this Saturday for the annual swap meet, now in its 13th year. The swap meet will kick off at 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the antique association grounds just south of the Daviess County Fairgrounds.


  20. Driver Jailed After Cruising Down I-69 at 114 Miles Per HourRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... ed Kellman on charges of reckless driving, a Class B misdemeanor Kellman was transported to and lodged in the Daviess County Security Center.