Wayne County Newswire

Wayne County Newswire

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  1. 2 robberies added to charges against local manRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

    Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1UxunY0 A 22-year-old Richmond man already accused of a shooting incident, a robbery and an attempted robbery now formally has been charged in two other incidents. Wooten, of the 700 block of South Eighth Street, previously had been charged with a May shooting incident in the 200 block alley between South 14th and South 15th streets, with the June attempted robbery of the Wayne County Federal Credit Union and with the August robbery of The Milk House.

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  2. Charles HollingsworthRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

    He was born August 3, 1919 in Wayne County, IN to Grover and Marie Hollingsworth.

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  3. Teen receives 45-year sentence in killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Palladium-Item

    ... but the victim's father said he would have preferred a harsher sentence. Michael Pruitt was sentenced in Wayne County Superior Court I in accordance with a plea agreement after pleading guilty to felony murder in the beating death of Caleb Woosley. ...

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  4. Bluegrass, bargains, jerky at Farmer's PikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Palladium-Item

    ... are free with festival admission. Friday's schedule features a tribute to Elvis from 4 to 6 p.m., followed by Wayne County's Dan Davis Jr. and the Funk Yard Dogs offering disco, Motown and classic rock from 6 to 10 p.m. On Saturday, Mix Factory will ...

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  5. Jail violations cost inmate good time creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Palladium-Item

    Jail violations cost inmate good time credit Jeremy D. Reed receives 4-year sentence for attempted burglary, forgery. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1EAc96y A Richmond man was denied 228 days of good time credit during his sentencing hearing Tuesday because of his behavior in the Wayne County Jail.

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  6. Glenda Ritz on ISTEP scores: - We are expecting a drop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Indianapolis Star

    Glenda Ritz on ISTEP scores: 'We are expecting a drop' In 2014-15, Indiana adopted new, more rigorous educational standards for kindergarten through 12th grade. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1EywHfu Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz addresses the board of directors of the Economic Development Corporation of Wayne County on Monday at the First Bank Richmond Financial Center.

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  7. Norman NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Palladium-Item

    Wayne County on February 27, 1955 to Okey and Juanita Allman Nelson. He married the love of his life Lorrean Lantz on March 5, 1976. He was a simple man who loved NASCAR and spent a lot of time on the farm. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with Lorrean. Survivors include his wife Lorrean; children Kim (Kelly) Shafner, Barbara (Bill Elston) Driskill, James Driskill, Marshall (Kristy) Nelson, Mindy (Jeremy Wolf) Nelson Mathews; 15 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; his dog Snickers; nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by a brother. Services for Norman will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday (September 3, 2015) in Riggle - Waltermann Mortuary. Pastor Mark Thomas will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday (September 2, 2015) in Riggle - Waltermann Mortuary. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Normans name to Riggle - Waltermann Mortuary.

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  8. Ritz: - We are expecting a drop' in ISTEP scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Palladium-Item

    Ritz: 'We are expecting a drop' in ISTEP scores State superintendent of public instruction is concerned about the effect on school grades. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1EwVFMs Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz addresses the board of directors of the Economic Development Corporation of Wayne County on Monday at the First Bank Richmond Financial Center.

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  9. Centerville man gets probation for shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Palladium-Item

    ... tape. A handcuffed Danny Watson sits in the back of a car in the driveway at 602 E. South St. in Centerville. Wayne County Sheriff Jeff Cappa and Centerville Police Department Chief Ed Buchholz put Danny Watson into a police vehicle Monday. Det. ...

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  10. Donald SnyderRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Palladium-Item

    Wayne County most of his life and worked 30 years at Avco. He retired from Cadillac Gauge in Greenville, Ohio. Donald will be missed by his wife of 67 years, Bernice Hammontree Snyder; his daughters, Karen Hamilton and her husband, Keith; and Karla Savage; four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one brother, James Snyder and his wife, Ann. Donald was preceded in death by his parents, son-in-law, Randy Savage; and four brothers, Berthel, Thurman, Albert and Edward Snyder. Donald will be remembered in a funeral ceremony at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, at the Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. Interment will follow in Willow Grove Cemetery. Family & friends may gather for visitation from 1-2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 1, at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithmcquistonwebster.com .

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  11. West-side development beginning to see new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Palladium-Item

    ... the All in 1 Home Store, are opening and generating customer interest. The Economic Development Corporation of Wayne County focuses on bringing and cultivating manufacturing and large entity employment to the community. It doesn't concentrate on ...

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  12. Section of Ind. 1 will close TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Palladium-Item

    ... http://pinews.co/1EpCzrr The Indiana Department of Transportation will close a section of Indiana 1 in Wayne County beginning Tuesday to preserve and protect pavement. Weather permitting, INDOT maintenance crews will close the roadway at 7 a.m. and ...

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  13. Centerville bomb threat turns out to be a hoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Palladium-Item

    ... east of Centerville. Officers from the Centerville Police Department rushed to the scene with help from the Wayne County Sheriff's Department and Richmond and Milton police. The resident inside the home was alerted to the police presence by a phone ...

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  14. Local woman receives 8 years for burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Palladium-Item

    ... of the 300 block of West Parkway Drive received a 10-year sentence with two years suspended to probation from Wayne County Superior Court I Judge Charles Todd Jr. in accordance with a plea agreement filed on July 15. Gibson pleaded guilty Thursday ...

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  15. Police on hunt for Centerville bank robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Palladium-Item

    ... when the emergency call was made and he immediately began canvassing the neighborhood with another officer. Wayne County Sheriff's Department Detective Rick Thalls arrived at the scene to process evidence, and the Indiana State Police and Richmond ...

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  16. Public invited to Quaker Hill anniversary partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Palladium-Item

    ... Scouts, Open Arms Ministry, Starr-Gennett Foundation, Bethel AME Church, National Alliance on Mental Health, Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce, Right Sharing of World Resources, Friends United Meeting, Earlham School of Religion, Richmond ...

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  17. Heroin dealer will receive 12-year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Palladium-Item

    Heroin dealer will receive 12-year sentence Luther L. Sauls sentenced on 4 felonies, probation violations, has 1 case yet to resolve. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1EkIQEU A Richmond man resolved two felony cases and had his probation revoked in two others Wednesday in Wayne County Superior Court I. Now he has one more case to wrap up before he officially will be turned over to the Indiana Department of Correction to serve a sentence of 12 years and three months.

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  18. Jobs numbers up significantly over last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Palladium-Item

    Jobs numbers up significantly over last year Wayne County had 1,159 more employed residents in July than a year ago. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1Jk6RL2 Heavy equipment is used to construct an addition to the SugarCreek Packing Co.

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  19. Wayne Co. Farmers Breakfast set for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Palladium-Item

    The monthly Wayne County Farmers Breakfast will be at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Cambridge City Christian Church Ministry Center. Wayne Co.

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  20. RFD collects state award for life-saving servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Palladium-Item

    RFD collects state award for life-saving services RFD named ALS Provider of the Year by Indiana Emergency Response Conference. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1JhbNAf The department was named the 2015 ALS Provider of the Year by the Indiana Emergency Response Conference during a banquet in Indianapolis, beating out four other providers.

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