The Daviess County Republican Party November breakfast meeting will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Washington Family Restaurant. The meeting will conclude by 10 a.m. Breakfast is Dutch treat.
Red Cross blood drive days
The Daviess County Chapter of the American Red Cross is sponsoring the following blood drives in November.
Friday — Crane Federal Credit Union, 1 West Gate Drive, Odon, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Nov. 24 — Odon United Methodist Church, Hwy. 58 East, Odon, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Nov. 29 — Barr-Reeve High School, 627 N. Third St., Montgomery, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (this drive in not open to the public)
Blood donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds, be in good health, and cannot have given blood in the past 56 days.
The Red Cross is especially low on Type O+ and O-, but all types are desperately needed.
Loogootee school board to meet
Loogootee Community School Corporation Board of School Trustees will meet in executive session at 9 a.m. Saturday to discuss personnel issues.
Benefit softball tourney set
There will be a co-ed softball tourney in Bicknell on Saturday for Jordan Wininger.
Jordan has Hunter Syndrome and makes weekly infusion trips to Bloomington Hospital.
Proceeds will go to help the family with travel expenses.
Entry fee is $125. Any questions or to register a team, call Macy at 259-1083.
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8:49 p.m. - A complainant on station turned in a pouch that contained an electronic tablet. The pouch was found at Eastside Park.
WC to graduate on Friday
Washington Catholic High School will hold its commencement exercises at 8 p.m. Friday in the gymnasium. Following the procession and invocation, Karie Craney, principal, will make introductory remarks. The salutatory addresses by Hannah Emmons and Steven Holland will follow a musical selection by the WC Ensemble. The valedictory address will then be given by Andrea Onyett. Daryl Hagan, superintendent of Catholic Schools Diocese of Evansville, and Andrew Wibbeler, dean of students, will present graduate scholarships. Bishop Charles C. Thompson, Diocese of Evansville, Daryl Hagan and Karie Craney will then present the diplomas.
D2DInc moves to WestGate @ Crane
Design To Delivery, Inc., a consulting firm supporting private companies and government agencies engaged in federal procurement and government contracting, officially opened its first office outside of its Washington, D.C. region in the WestGate @ Crane Technology Park on Tuesday.
High winds hit area; cause damage
Daviess County and the city of Washington were hit hard by storms that passed through the area Tuesday morning.
High winds accompanying the storms ripped through the area damaging buildings, uprooting trees and sending a 20-foot piece of wood through a car parked on the lot of Washington Chrysler Center.
WHS wins SeaPerch title
Washington’s SeaPerch teams took home gold at last Saturday’s national competitions at the IUPUI Natatorium.
The WHS NJROTC STEM team won first overall out of 100 teams competing at the national finals. The NJROTC team took first in the obstacle course and the deep water transfer portions of the competition, and received special recognition in the technical innovation.
Washington man arrested on molestation charge
A Washington man was arrested Friday for one count of child molesting. Jacob Tyler Taylor, 19, 603 E. Main St., Apt. 3, was arrested by city police for a count of Class B felony child molesting.
Lyons gets 65 years
Dressed in a bright green jumpsuit and escorted by members of the Daviess County Sheriff’s Department, Corey Mitchell Lyons, 23, entered the court room, and sat hunched over a table with his family sitting behind. On the other side of the room sat family members of a baby who's was life was taken too soon and the mother of Lyons’ child Savanna Johnson.
ND graduating Friday
North Daviess High School will hold its commencement exercises at 7 p.m. Friday in the high school gymnasium.
8:36 a.m. - An employee of Fast Max, 1200 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported a drive-off worth $16.09. The driver was identified via video and after contact, went back and paid for the gas. A debit card malfunction was blamed.
1968 WHS reunion planned
Washington High School Class of 1968 is planning a casual reunion to be held at 7 p.m. June 22 at Mulligan’s. Light refreshments and a cash bar will be provided.
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