2:09 p.m. — Edith Kavanaugh, 1000 S. Meridian St., Apt. 10, advised a bike belonging to Travis Dunn was taken from her residence by a male subject and not returned.
1:23 p.m. — Randy Bennington, 401 E. Hefron St., reported his moped was taken Thursday night.
12:22 p.m. — A female caller advised a red bike had been laying in the vacant lot across from 415 E. Pearl St. for two days. A red, 26-inch Murray bike was picked up and placed in the bike room.
9:49 a.m. — Jeremie Solterman advised a 10/22 semi-automatic Ruger rifle and some fishing poles were missing from 303 W. Main St.
10:22 p.m. — An employee of Circle K, 401 E. Nat’l Hwy., reported the drive-off theft of $10 in gas by someone in a small, red, sporty car last seen southbound on SR 57.
10:05 p.m. — Chris Spradlin, 712 W. VanTrees St., saw a subject run through the yard and found a damaged window. Extra patrol was requested.
6:55 p.m. — Linda Trayweek, 901 W. Main St., reported an Acer tablet was stolen from her residence.
Nikki R. Mandabach, 27, Jasper, was arrested Tuesday by city police for operating a vehicle while intoxicated/refusal and OVWI endangering a person. She was held at Daviess County Security Center on $4,000 bond.
Tonya Lynn Hitt, 28, Monroe City, was arrested by city police Monday for driving while suspended/prior and false informing.
She was held on $4,000 bond.
Jail Population: 160
MARTIN COUNTY REPORT
5:05 p.m. — An accident was reported on SR 150 near Singing Hill. Deputies Keller and Baker responded, and Shoals Fire Department provided traffic control.
7:20 a.m. — Dispatch received a call about a car hitting a tree on Peggy Hollow Road. Chief Deputy Dant responded.
10:41 p.m. — An accident was reported on SR 50 near Pomps Tire. Deputy Greene and Civil Defense responded.
2:07 p.m. — A fire was reported in the cardboard baler at Ruler in Loogootee. Loogootee Fire Department was dispatched, and Martin County Civil Defense was contacted.
3:58 p.m. — A residential break-in was reported at Shaded Estates. The call was given to Loogootee Police Department.
9:08 a.m. — Dispatch received a call about a pop machine being broken into in Loogootee. LPD was contacted.
5:25 p.m. — A house fire was reported on Burns Lane. Martin County Ambulance, Lost River Volunteer Fire Department, Martin County Civil Defense and Orange County Fire Department responded.
Police Report for Wednesday
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Republicans to vote on new trustee
Republicans from Washington Township will meet today to vote on a new township trustee.
Fifteen committee chairmen from Washington Township will vote at 8:45 a.m. today to fill the position following the death of Albert “Pete” Showalter, who died on April 13.
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- School board approves new handbooks
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Obaseki moving up the ladder
Ben Obaseki was happy with his performance at the three-day rookie mini-camp of the Green Bay Packers. Now it is up to the Packers, or another team, to make a call.
- Dubois wins Loogootee Sectional
- WHS girls soccer call-out meeting
- Cougars win one for Samantha
- Wagler places 2nd in 1600 meters
- Obaseki moving up the ladder
- The "Z" Watch
IU still working towards sixth banner
Monday night in Atlanta, Louisville won the school’s first National Championship since the year I was born - 1986. This accomplishment is significant to Indiana basketball fans, because the last two times the Cardinals cut down the nets (1980, 1986), the Hoosiers did it the following year. The stat, of course means nothing, other than both schools had strong programs in the 1980s.
- Zeller declares for NBA
- Washington shows support for Zeller
- Zeller scores 18, but Pacers beat Cavs 99-94
- Oladipo, Zeller named All-Americans
- IU still working towards sixth banner
Movie preview: “Star Trek Into Darkness”
Plot: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within that has left Starfleet in ruins, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction.
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Indiana’s high school grad rate continues upward
Indiana’s reported high school graduation rate continues to improve, moving from 77 percent to more than 88 percent in less than a decade, but there are still significant achievement gaps marked by race and income.
- Schools chief Ritz on fast learning curve
- SLIDESHOW: Governor Otis R. Bowen
- Indiana’s high school grad rate continues upward