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Washington County Newswire

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  1. Richard Eugene TreadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Tribune

    Richard Eugene Treadway, 81, of Washington County, passed away at 1:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at his home. Born April 21, 1935, in Medora, he was the son of Homer Treadway and Mary Brown Treadway, both of whom preceded him in death.

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  2. Arkansas Supreme Court strikes city's LGBT protectionsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... on the law's constitutionality since it wasn't addressed by the lower court, and sent the case back to the Washington County judge who upheld Fayetteville's ordinance. Attorney General Leslie Rutledge's office had asked the court to uphold the state ...

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  3. Audrey Jean (Mahuron) RomackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Reporter

    Audrey Jean Romack, 94, of Greenfield, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Springhurst Health Campus. She was born on July 18, 1922, in Washington County, Ind., as the daughter of Lawrence R. and Hazel Mahuron.

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  4. Polar Plunge At Deam's Lake Saturday.Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The annual Polar Plunge is the biggest fundraiser for Washington County Special Olympics and there's still time for supporters to donate. Last year, Washington County was able to raise $10,000 in its first official year of having a Special Olympics team.

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  5. Brownstown council gives UTV rules first OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Tribune

    ... at the meeting said Salem has a UTV ordinance that allows them to ride on streets and highways in that Washington County city. They also had received permission from North Vernon officials to drive on their roads for a benefit ride. Sometimes, they ...

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  6. Vasco EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Tribune

    Born Dec. 22, 1945, in Washington County, he was the son of Oscar England and Clara Benge England, both of whom preceded him in death. He married Patricia Driver England, who survives.

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  7. ISP And Washington Police Arrested Two On Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Friday night, an Indiana State trooper along Washington County Sheriff's Deputies were investigating alleged illegal drug activity at a residence located 2690 Beeline Road in Salem. During a search of the home and vehicles police found more than 10 grams of suspected heroin, 21 grams of suspected meth, 13 marijuana plants, weighing scales, and other drug paraphernalia.

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  8. Correction: Snow-Buildings Collapse storyRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    In a story Jan. 24 about building collapses due to snow on roofs, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of the spokesman for Washington County disaster services. His name is Steve Penner, not Scott Penner.

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  9. ISP Reports Decline In Statewide Meth Lab Seizures During 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Indiana State Police reports 943 meth lab busts occurred in Indiana, representing a 35 percent drop from the 1,452 incidents in 2015. In Lawrence County there were 6 ISP clandestine lab incidents - in Monroe County - 35; Daviess County - 16; Orange County - 11; Jackson County - 9; Greene County - 7; Washington County - 7; Martin County - 4; Brown County - 2. In addition, the number of children removed from meth lab environments went down nearly half from the 291 cases in the same year.

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  10. Learn about soil at regional workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Tribune

    ... experts across the Midwest. Advance registration for the event is required by Wednesday by contacting the Washington County Soil and Water Conservation District at 812-883-3006, ext. 3. The $10 workshop fee includes a light breakfast, lunch and ...

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  11. Not guilty plea entered for man charged in roommate's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A trial date has been set for a man accused in the shooting death of his roommate. Joshuah Rainbolt, 20, was charged with murder after the body of his roommate, Blake Box-Skinner, was discovered covered in debris in an out-building on his property in Washington County, Indiana property, on Jan. 12. PREVIOUS STORY: IN man charged with murdering roommate A not guilty plea was entered for Rainbolt, who will be assigned a public defender.

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  12. New Albany Woman Killed In Accident East Of HardinsburgRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    According to Washington County Sheriff's Department Deputy Brad Naugle, 60-year-old Elizabeth Dodge, was traveling west in her 2005 Nissan Max on Ind. 150, around 9 a.m. when for an unknown reason her car traveled off the right side of the highway and struck a utility pole.

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  13. Campbellsburg man accused of shooting, killing roommateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    A Jeffersonville man, who has relatives in the Madison area, was found dead of a gunshot wound on Jan. 12 and his roommate has been charged with the murder. When officers arrived at a residence on Lost River Road in Campbellsburg in Washington County, a search was completed looking for Blake Andrew Box-Skinner, 20, who was living at the address.

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  14. Dog fighting ring busted in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... It is in a clearing behind an abandoned home on Highway 45 -- about a mile east of Mississippi State Line. Washington County Sheriff Richard Stringer says his deputies arrested more than twenty people in a major dog fight raid Saturday night. "This ...

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  15. Muhammad Ali's 75th birthday celebrated with new exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... Friday morning, and stem from a viral video of a dog being kicked in the face. Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg. Police have arrested a ...

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  16. Floyd County prosecutor Keith Henderson gets public reprimand from Indiana Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg. Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg.

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  17. Cats fans pounce on country singer after reading his tweetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg. Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg.

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  18. Elderly woman hospitalized after house fire in east LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg. Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg.

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  19. Repairs nearly complete at Kentucky Humane SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg. Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg.

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  20. Man from Paris, France wins 2016 Kosair Shrine Classic Car raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg. Police have arrested a Washington County, Indiana man after they found his roommate's body concealed near a home they shared in Campbellsburg.

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