7:10 p.m. — Lloyd Smith advised a deer ran into his 2013 Ford Fiesta as he drove near North Elementary School. The driver’s side mirror was busted.
6:58 p.m. — Jenny Martinez, 1502 McCormick Ave., reported a break-in on Saturday. Several items were taken.
4:40 p.m. — Brittney Clark reported her husband’s 2011 Chevrolet Silverado was struck while in the Liquidator’s parking lot. There was damage to the rear bumper and driver’s side of the bed.
2:58 p.m. — An employee of Dollar General Store, 900 W. Nat’l Hwy., requested an officer for male and female shoplifters.
8:17 a.m. — An employee of Circle K, 401 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported an accident in their parking lot. A field report was made.
5:56 p.m. — An Elnora resident reported someone had been using her Discover card without permission. An officer spoke with her about her options.
4:44 p.m. — Dispatch received a report of an accident at the river bridge on CR 150N. Two subjects fled on foot and a K-9 unit was requested from the city to track them. A female was transported to the Daviess Community Hospital ER. The driver will be long-formed.
4:42 p.m. — An unresponsive subject was reported in a black Tahoe on CR 725S east of SR 257. Harrison Township Volunteer Fire Department reported the subject was intoxicated. The vehicle was pushed off the side of the road and the subject’s spouse was contacted to get it. The subject was transported to the ER and will be long-formed.
3:40 p.m. — A caller reported a possible meth lab on CR 1100E.
3:01 p.m. — A caller requested to speak with an officer about identity theft.
1:06 a.m. — Heather L. Tuell, 25, Odon, was eastbound on the U.S. 50 bypass when a deer ran into the path of her 2003 Chevrolet Malibu near Troy Road and she was unable to avoid hitting it. Damage was estimated between $5,000 and $10,000.
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Wrestlers for relay
The Team Todd Relay for Life team will be joining with Tri-State Wrestling to bring an event to the Old Petersburg Gym on Saturday. Doors will open at 6 p.m. with bell time at 7 p.m. Admission is $5 and children under 4 are free. All proceeds from the event go to the Daviess County Relay for Life Team Todd.
Dollar General focuses on reading
The Dollar General Literacy Foundation announced an award of $7,800 to the Washington Carnegie Public Library to support the new adult literacy program being now being offered.
Letters returned after 55 years
Fifty-five years ago Jerry Decker wrote letters back home to his sweetheart, Carol, from Camp Pendleton, California where he was based in the Marine Corps. Fifty-five years later, Jerry still had his letters from Carol. But Carol, now Jerry¹s wife of 52 years, had, well misplaced a few of hers.
11:08 p.m. - A female caller reported a power outage on Old U.S. 50 W. Line crews responded, but were not able to restore electricity due to a faulty underground line. The line was fixed Wednesday.
Shoals graduation set
Commencement exercises will be held in the gymnasium of the Shoals Junior-Senior High School at 2 p.m. Saturday for 36 candidates for graduation. The Junior-Senior High School Band, under the direction of Joel Weitkamp, will open the commencement program with the processional, followed by the national anthem.
Williams reunion on Sunday
The Nora and Beve Williams family reunion will be held at noon Sunday at Washington Eastside Park Pavilion. Bring a picnic lunch and any mementoes.
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.
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