Fountain County Newswire

Fountain County Newswire

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  1. Incoming Student Named Miss Fountain CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    "Tilly Marlatt is no stranger to pageants and on Saturday she earned another title and crown," reports the Journal Review of Crawfordsville, Indiana. "The recent Attica High School graduate was named Miss Fountain County 2015 in front of a packed arena at the Fountain County 4-H Fairgrounds in Veedersburg."

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  2. PHOTOS: Fountain County 4-H FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Journal and Courier

    PHOTOS: Fountain County 4-H Fair Fun at the Fountain County 4-H Fair Friday, July 17, 2015, in Veedersburg. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1MySnHA Lexi Lloyd, 9, pets her New Zealand rabbit named Lilly at the Fountain County 4-H Fair Friday, July 17, 2015, in Veedersburg.

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  3. Local law enforcement honored the memory retired WLPD K-9 Officer Kay Wednesday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... "He was always a hundred miles an hour. No matter what." Kay was laid to rest on the property of a friend in Fountain County-a place Dunscomb said was one of Kay's favorite places to play. WLFI.com provides commenting to allow for constructive ...

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  4. Divers at scene of submerged car in Warren Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Journal and Courier

    ... Warren County. DNR reported the car is along Possum Run Road in the creek in southeastern Warren County near Fountain County. The car is under the Indiana 63 overpass, and DNR tweets indicate this also is a death investigation. Conservation Officer ...

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  5. Fountain County sees wind damage, power outages after weekend stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    More than 800 homes were left without power and there were two reports of houses with minor damage from the storm. Most of the damage was limited to fallen trees and branches on roads and power lines.

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  6. 18 year old drowned near the damRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    After a drowning in Fountain County on Saturday, local conservation officers are stressing safety when it comes to high waters. The local Department of Natural Resources have responded to seven incidents in a matter of two weeks.

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  7. NewsRestrictions coming to U.S. 41Restrictions coming to U.S. 41The...Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    Restrictions coming to U.S. 41 The restrictions start Wednesday in Fountain County. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1JQpKrw U.S. 41 in Fountain County will see lane restrictions beginning Wednesday, according to a news release from the Indiana Department of Transportation.

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  8. Covington man drowns in Coal CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    Covington man drowns in Coal Creek Brandon Simmons, 18, drowned Saturday when he was swept over a low-head dam in Fountain County. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1JQ2E4g Firefighters pulled the body of an 18-year-old Covington man from Coal Creek in Fountain County about 9 p.m. Saturday.

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  9. Covington man dies after being swept away in creekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Republic

    Authorities in Indiana say an 18-year-old Covington man died after he was swept through the Coal Creek low head dam. WLFI-TV reports that the body of Brandon Simmons was found 1 1/2 miles downstream about two hours after Fountain County Dispatch received a report that a man had been swept away.

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  10. Body Of 18-Year-Old Found In Coal CreekRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Saturday, just after 7pm, Fountain County Dispatch received a report of a man that had been swept through the Coal Creek low head dam in Stringtown. Multiple agencies responded to the scene to begin rescue efforts.

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  11. ATV ordinance dead, but the idea still aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... "We do have some counties [who have an ATV ordinance]," Tholen said. "There's a couple of them, I think Fountain County is one of them, Carroll County might be another one." "I had as sheriff, and I have some concerns as commissioner about that ...

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  12. Injured INDOT worker airlifted to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    An INDOT worker who was injured in a construction accident Wednesday is in stable condition, according to the Fountain County Sheriff's Department. Injured INDOT worker airlifted to hospital An INDOT worker who was injured in a construction accident Wednesday is in stable condition, according to the Fountain County Sheriff's Department.

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  13. INDOT employee airlifted to Indy after being pinned under work truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    An employee with the Indiana Department of Transportation has serious injuries after getting trapped under an asphalt roller, near Veedersburg in Fountain County. The incident occurred around 3 p.m. Wednesday near U.S. 41/U.S. 136.

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  14. WLFI File PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... . Unemployment rates were down throughout the News 18 viewing area. The sharpest year to year decline was in Fountain County, where the rate dropped nearly two points, to five percent.

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  15. Deputy who shot at escapee followed proceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    ... and passed out the passenger-side window, Richard said. Bramlett fled in Thompson's patrol car, ending up in Fountain County, prosecutors allege in charging information. He then allegedly forced his way into a home near Attica, where he robbed a ...

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  16. Four arrested after same CVS robbed for the third timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... further information related to the other suspects. With the assistance of the Indiana State Police and the Fountain County Sheriff's Office three other suspects were arrested. Temple Odom, Kevin Odom and Jeffery Odom all of Hillsboro were all ...

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  17. Motorcycle rider airlifted from scene after crash in Fountain Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Just before 12:30 p.m. Friday, deputies with the Fountain County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to a crash involving an SUV and a motorcycle. Fountain County Sheriff Bill Sanders said a Fountain County man in his 60s was heading east on U.S. 136 when he clipped the drivers side of an SUV mail carrier, who was turning left onto County Road 730 East.

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  18. Parents of dead baby arrested for neglectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... was most likely caused "by shaking or by sudden violent impact." Both Briere and Larque were booked into the Fountain County Jail and face charges of neglect of a child and neglect resulting in death. Bail was set at $75,000 apiece. WLFI.com ...

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  19. Parents accused of causing infant's deathRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    Parents accused of causing infant's death Fountain County couple charged with neglect causing death in their daughter's death Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1bNIVn4 Mellanie Briere's two months of life ended abruptly Oct. 8 after being shaken or hit in the head, according to Indiana State Police. On Tuesday, her parents, Vanessa M. Larque and Timothy J. Briere, both 20, were arrested and accused of crimes related to the infant's death.

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  20. Parents arrested for alleged child neglect after 2-month-old found unresponsive last OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    ... in death and neglect of a child. Their bail was set at $75,000.00 apiece and both are being held at the Fountain County Jail. A new tool in the belt of Vigo County law enforcement that's designed for you. A new jail tracker web site allows you, the ...

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