Funeral planning workshop
There will be a free workshop on advance funeral planning from 11 a.m. to
12:30 p.m. March 15 at Odon United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall and March 22 at Daviess Community Hospital Classroom 1, sponsored by Poindexter-McClure Funeral Home. Lunch will be provided. For more information or reservations, contact Kathy Evans, pre-planning consultant, at 827-3775, the Washington Chapel at 254-0600, or the Odon Chapel at 636-7372.
Clarification in police report
In Tuesday's police report, shoplifting charges were to be filed on Carolyn Hudson. The person is suspicion is not Carolyn Sue Hudson, who has the same name. We apologize for the unfortunate coincidence.
Redevelopment to meet
The Daviess County Redevelopment Commission will hold a meeting at 8:15 a.m.
Monday in the Commissioners' Room at the courthouse. One of the purposes of the meeting is to discuss and vote upon a proposed Declaratory Resolution concerning the South Washington Economic Development Area.
Bus training at ND
There will be school bus driver pre-certification training classes offered at North Daviess Community Schools on March 26, 27 and 28. For additional information, call your local school.
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Shooter had minor legal issues
James D. Jones, 60, of Shoals has been identified as the suspect killed when gunfire was exchanged between Jones and State Trooper Jarrod Lents, a nine year veteran of the Indiana State Police
Lucille Dillon, the first lady of tourism in Daviess County, died Saturday. She was 76.
Eric Bassler to run for state Senate
A Washington City Councilman announced Monday his intentions to run for the state senate.
UPDATED! Trooper shot near U.S. 50; suspect dead
An Indiana State Trooper was injured following a shooting on U.S. 50 Monday.
4-year-old dies after incident at Eastside Park
A 4-year-old who was found in the water of the overflow of Baumert Lake, near the Pavilion at Eastside Park, was pronounced dead at Daviess Community Hospital.
Navy friends are reunited after 42 years
It had been 42 years since Jim Dant, Washington, had been in contact with his Navy buddy Glen Bernard.
8:44 p.m. - Several complaints were received around town from residents who were without water. It was determined that there was a major water leak on SR57.
Church service in Otwell
A community-wide church service will be held at 11 a.m. June 30 at Otwell Community Center, followed by a free will offering lunch hosted by the Otwell Community Center. Also the Little Miss Firecracker contest will be held in the community center gym at 3 p.m.
The walk for hope
In just over a week, Kids Fighting Cancer (KFC), a group of Washington Catholic students participating in the Daviess County Relay for Life at Lena Dunn Elementary Friday, have raised over $2,500.
Riker ride this Saturday
The second annual Memphis Riker Memorial Bike Ride will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Speedy's gas station in Monroe City. The escorted ride will be t in memory of 'Riker, who passed away in 2012 from the effects of bone and lung cancer. For more information, call 698-9119.
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