Thursday Mar 6
Bike path idea floated for Brookville, Whitewater park
Union County sees 3 million visitors each year at Whitewater Memorial State Park and Quakertown State Recreation Area but the economic impact -- about $1.4 million -- amounts to only about 50 cents per visitor.
Union County continues work on emergency phone notification system
Union County officials expected CodeRED's emergency phone notification system would reach every landline phone in the county, but the company says it meets its goal if 60 percent get the calls.
Former law enforcement officer agrees to plea deal in child porn case
A Liberty man arrested last fall on federal child pornography charges has signed an agreement in which he would plead guilty to two counts of child exploitation, U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett said Wednesday.
Manure focus of meeting Monday
Officials from Wayne and surrounding counties will hear about the storage, use and regulation of livestock manure at a meeting next week.
State Rep. McMillin to speak at Liberty town hall meeting
District 68 State Rep. Jud McMillin will speak at a town hall meeting here Saturday morning.
Miss America 2009 visits Liberty event
"A farm girl is what I am, being Miss America is just something I've done." So said 2009 Miss America Katie Stam-Irk on Saturday morning here during an appearance at the Union/Fayette County Soil and Water Conservation District annual business meeting for 2014.
Valentine's weekend events and gift ideas
Get off the cozy couch and do something new for Valentine's Day, whether you're a couple or seeking someone special.
Trevor Scott Lybarger Sr.
<![CDATA[RICHMOND, Ind. - Trevor Scott Lybarger Sr., age 43, of Richmond, died Friday, February 7, 2014, at his home. Born August 5, 1970, in Lompoc, California, to David and Sondra Bright Lybarger, he lived most of his life in Richmond. Trevor had worked at Richmond Baking Company and Primex Plastics Corporation. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and loved muscle cars. Taking care of his children and grandchildren was very important to him. Survivors include his children, Trevor Scott Lybarger Jr. and Jordyn (Zachary Sullivan) Lybarger, both of Richmond; grandchildren, Colton Dallas and Jaxon Drake Lybarger and Wyatt Christopher Sullivan; siblings, Tim (Melinda) Lybarger of Madison, Alabama, Terry (Tammy) Lybarger of Economy, and Tammy (Rick) Musselman of Union County, Indiana; mother; former wife, Melanie Maples and a special girl, Kilyn Maples both of Richmond; cousins; nieces, including Mandy Mize and Whitney Mize; nephews; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents. Visitation for Trevor Scott Lybarger Sr. will be from 6 to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Pastor Greg Boyce officiating. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
INDOT funds will go to bridge, sidewalk projects
Wayne and Union counties and the town of Milton are among 13 recipients of $19.2 million in federal transportation funds awarded last week by the Indiana Department of Transportation.