Posey County Newswire

Posey County Newswire

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

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  1. Indiana leaders expect influx of funds for road constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... a one-time gift, derived from an excess in income taxes, that state lawmakers chose to give local governments. Posey County Commissioner James Alsop says he foresees an increase in construction statewide because "you never want to pass up on free ...

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  2. 911 calls in Posey Co. chase and robbery case releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Posey County officials have released 911 calls that they say paint a clearer picture of exactly what happened when a robbery suspect led a bank manager on a chase that ended with a crash. Those officials say they are working with the state to determine whether Patrick Sandmann's case will be turned over to the federal courts.

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  3. Posey County Accident Victim IdentifiedThursday, June 23Police have...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIKY-FM Evansville

    It happened around 9:30pm Wednesday on Highway 66 near Blairsville. Deputies say two cars were involved and one of the drivers, 80 year old Allen Newman of New Harmony, died at the scene.

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  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    It's something unheard of in the Tri-State. A Posey County church is on a new mission.

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  5. Employee of robbed bank recognizes suspect while working at different branch; leads to arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... were heading. The suspect eventually ended up driving off into a cornfield just south of the intersection of Posey County Line Rd. and Baseline Rd. That caused his car to go airborne, spin and crash. Chief Deputy Tom Latham says authorities set up a ...

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  6. Posey County Bank Robbery Suspect ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... n Cynthiana and called police. The man then drove off before crashing his car just south of the intersection of Posey County Line Road and Baseline Rd. He then jumped out of the vehicle and ran off into the woods.

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  7. Three juveniles arrested after overnight shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... about his name. Officers were able to learn his true name and found he was wanted on a narcotics warrant in Posey County. A second suspect, another 16-year-old, also lied about his name and was found to be in possession of a look alike narcotic. ...

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  8. Changes come to Posey Co. one year after animal hoarding caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    14 News was first to report on what Posey County investigators still describe as the worst animal hoarding case the county has ever seen. Memories of the situation will haunt authorities for years, but since the case came to light, it has prompted a ...

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  9. Posey County Drug Busts Thursday, June 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... or dealing drugs, including meth, synthetic drugs and pain pills. Officials from various agencies including the Posey County Sheriff's Office, the FBI and Indiana State Police made undercover drug buys which led to the arrests.

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  10. EXCLUSIVE: More than a dozen arrested in Posey Co. drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... so they're kind of floating residence to residence," said Oeth. A dozen people were wanted for dealing drugs in Posey County, and a few hours in, 10 were in handcuffs. "We have methamphetamine buys, we have undercover buys with prescription pills, ...

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  11. Special Report: The New 911Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... already using the service, text-to-911 has worked in scenarios they never anticipated. On Haines Road in Posey County, a woman drove into rising water from Big Creek last year, became trapped, and her phone got wet. She couldn't make a call, but she ...

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  12. Former Posey Co. postal carrier sentenced after pleading guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A former Posey County postal carrier is admitting he stole packages instead of delivering them. Lucas Kost pled guilty to theft and possession of a controlled substance.

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  13. Evansville man accused in Posey Co. dog hoarding case sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The Evansville man accused of keeping eight dogs in a horrific hoarding situation will spend more time in jail. As part of a plea deal, Brent Holder pleaded guilty to eight felony animal cruelty charges in Posey County court Tuesday.

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  14. Posey Co. investigators sort through evidence in multi-agency drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A multi-agency drug investigation crossing county lines has led to five people in jail and dozens of pieces of evidence. Posey County sheriff's deputies arrested a husband and wife, Brian McCurry and Allyson Hudnall, Thursday night.

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  15. Inmate population soars, immediate action underway in Vanderburgh Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... Jail. The facility is meant to house around 550 inmates. Starting immediately, with a new partnership with Posey County Jail, Vanderburgh County low-level offenders will be transported and housed in Posey County. The financial burden and safety ...

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  16. Two arrested after burglary and police chaseMonday, May 16Two people...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... seats while the vehicle was still moving. The chase ended at the intersection of Streuh Hendricks and South Posey County Line Roads, after the vehicle crashed into a ditch. That's when, according to deputies, Douglas ran off into a wooded area, ...

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  17. Two arrested after Friday night burglary, police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Taurus. We're told deputies followed the suspects south on Tekoppel, and continued west on Broad Avenue towards Posey County. Deputies say the driver and passenger switched seats while the vehicle was still moving. The chase ended at the ...

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  18. Posey County child molestation case could be re-triedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The Indiana Supreme Court will not take on a Posey County child molestation case. Posey County Prosecutor Travis Clowers will be forced to start from scratch.

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  19. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WEHT

    ... unds for Tomorrow" (GIFT) and the Vanderburgh Community Foundation. The $50,000 in funds is being shared by the Posey County Community Foundation, the Vanderburgh County Community Foundation, and the Warrick County Community Foundation.

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  20. Indiana Supreme court hears oral arguments related to Posey County molestation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The Indiana Supreme Court is deciding whether to take on a Posey County child molestation case. Two years ago, a jury found Melvin C. Hamilton guilty of three counts of child molesting.

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