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  1. Betsy McGowanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty, Ind. - Betsy L. McGowan, 68, of Liberty, died on Saturday, December 27, 2014 and Reid Hospital in Richmond. Betsy was born in Milan, Indiana, on Saturday, August 17, 1946, to Herman E. and Helena Clara Bockhorst Jobe. She graduated in the 1965 class of Connersville High School. Betsy married Arlus "Mac" McGowan on Saturday, August 20, 1988. Betsy worked at housecleaning and together with her husband owned and operated McGowan Trucking. She was a charter member of Peace Lutheran Church in Connersville. Betsy enjoyed working in her flowers, gardening, and spending time with her grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Betsy is survived by three sons: Bruce Reece of Jacksonburg, Ohio, Clyde Reece and wife Dawn Renee of Richmond, and Marty Ridge and wife Kim of New Paris; two daughters: Ruth Ann McNally of Liberty, and Debora Sue Phillips and husband Mike of Richmond; a sister: Linda Lundy and husband Bob of Connersville; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Betsy was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Rhonda Sue Marcum. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 2, 2015, at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Fosdick Chapel, in Liberty, with Pastor Norman Dew of Peace Lutheran Church officiating. Interment will follow in West Point Cemetery in Liberty. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. Friday until the time of the service. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, go to www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com.

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  2. Carolyn SchaefferRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty,Ind - Carolyn A. Schaeffer, 76, of Liberty, passed away Wednesday, December 24, 2014, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend, IN after a brief illness. Carolyn was born August 24, 1938, in Brookville, the child of ...

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  3. Sue Elaine WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    LIBERTY, IN - Sue Elaine Walker, age 75, of Liberty, passed away on Tuesday December 23, 2014 at Lincoln Centers in Connersville. Born January 7, 1939 in Connersville, she is the daughter of the late Thomas and Lillian ...

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  4. Determined KnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    ... currently unbeaten in basketball at 6-0 as they prepare for the Union County Tournament, to be held Dec. 29-30 in Liberty. Claypoole was among the Knights who didn't take any time off from football to basketball. Northeastern finished 11-1 in ...

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  5. Christine SaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    LIBERTY, IN - Christine F. Saylor age 84 of Liberty, passed away Sunday December 21, 2014 at Sycamore Springs Nursing Home in Liberty. She was born November 27, 1930 in Brookville, the daughter of the late Carl and ...

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  6. Norman C. Cross Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... built the former Beachcomber and served many ice cream cones through the years. He was a foster grandparent at the Liberty Elementary School where he met Alice Edwards, his companion for the last 18 years. He is survived by his four children: Chris ...

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  7. Bicentennial trail plans being mapped outRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    ... said the local parks board will be in contact with landowners who are located between the undeveloped county park on Liberty's southwest side and Whitewater Memorial State Park. "We're still discussing how we will go through the town of Liberty," ...

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  8. Myrtie Jane BothastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty, Ind. - Myrtie Jane Bothast, 67, of Liberty, died Wednesday, December 10, 2014, at Reid Hospital in Richmond. Jane was born in Richmond on Sunday, February 23, 1947, to Robert and Lavon Russell Eckler. She graduated from Short High School in Liberty in the class of 1965. On June 12, 1965, Jane married Boyd Dean Bothast at the Liberty Church of Christ. Jane was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, crocheting, knitting, and cooking. In addition to her husband of forty-nine years, Jane is survived by a daughter: Dawn Hyde and husband Craig of Oxford; a son: Russell Bothast and wife Carmen of Liberty; a brother: John Eckler and wife Barb of Lakewood, Colorado; four grandchildren: Tyler Bothast, Cody Bothast, Holly LeMaster, and Miranda Hyde; one great-grandson, Owen LeMaster; an adopted granddaughter, Ashley Curry; and several nieces and nephews. Jane was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Jimmy Eckler. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 15th, at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Fosdick Chapel, in Liberty, with Rev. Harold Thompson officiating. Interment will follow in Dale Cemetery in Connersville. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 14th, where memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, go to www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com.

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  9. Gary PearsonRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty, IN - Gary L. Pearson, age 71, of Liberty, Indiana, passed away on November 25, 2014 at McCullough Hyde Memorial Hospital in Oxford. He was born October 25, 1943 in Hamilton, OH, the son of Sara (Fletcher) and John ...

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  10. Larry CramerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty; nieces; nephews; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; twin brother, Barry Cramer; and brothers, Ron Cramer and Bob Cramer. Memorial visitation for Larry Cramer will be from 5 to 7:00 p.m. with a memorial service following at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, at Hillcrest Baptist Church, 3469 Hillcrest Road, Richmond. Dr. Martin Holman and Rev. Rick Alvey will officiate. Arrangements are being handled by Mills Funeral Home, 405 East Main Street, Centerville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, Wayne County Unit, 4567 Progress Dr., Columbus, IN 47201 or Reid Hospital Foundation for the Hospice Program, 1100 Reid Parkway, Richmond, IN 47374. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.

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  11. Petition hearing for a man on death row, Marlon KiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    ... a Hamilton County Deputy Sheriff. Claire Wiseman covers courts and crime for the Times Free Press. A proud native of Liberty, Ind., Claire graduated with a degree in journalism and American studies from Indiana University. She was named Reporter of ...

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  12. High winds cause downed trees, power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    ... restored to that area by 1:15 p.m. At midday, Duke Energy reported scattered outages in Cambridge City, Hagerstown, Liberty and Connersville. Whitewater Valley REMC reported outages in Centerville along with Union and Franklin counties, and Dayton ...

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  13. Live updates on Finley Stadium jogger rape trial of suspect Devontavious BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Claire Wiseman covers courts and crime for the Times Free Press. A proud native of Liberty, Ind., Claire graduated with a degree in journalism and American studies from Indiana University.

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  14. Live updates on Finley Stadium jogger rape trial of suspect Devontavious BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Claire Wiseman covers courts and crime for the Times Free Press. A proud native of Liberty, Ind., Claire graduated with a degree in journalism and American studies from Indiana University.

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  15. Live updates on the Finley Stadium jogger rape trial of suspect Devontavious BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Claire Wiseman covers courts and crime for the Times Free Press. A proud native of Liberty, Ind., Claire graduated with a degree in journalism and American studies from Indiana University.

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  16. Virginia Romalee AlcornRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty. She had lived most of her life in Liberty. Romalee enjoyed her church and was a long time member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Richmond. She also enjoyed crossword puzzles, her family and her grandchildren. Romalee is survived by a son: Herbert Alcorn and his wife Shelly of Richmond; a daughter-in-law: Sue Alcorn of Liberty; nine grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Romalee was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Herman in May of 1981; four sons: Herman Jr., Kenneth, James, and Larry Alcorn; a daughter Phyllis Jean; six brothers: Gail, Gene, George, William, Richard, and Donnie Rubush; and four sisters: Crystal Brown, Mavis Beachler, Wanda Dodd, and Margurette Belcher. Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 19th at West point Cemetery in Liberty with Rev. Marty Holman of Hillcrest Baptist Church officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church 3469 Hillcrest Rd, Richmond, IN 47374. Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Fosdick Chapel, in Liberty is assisting the family with the arrangements. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, go to www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com.

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  17. Laurel man found, arrested for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Laurel man found, arrested for murder A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Bertram Rayburn Jr. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1qPORNn The Indiana State Police on Monday arrested a Franklin County man in the shooting death of a Liberty man earlier this month. Bertram Rayburn Jr., 61, was taken into custody at about 4:30 p.m. on a charge of murder in the Nov. 4 death of Dwight Jones, 59. A murder charge was filed Nov. 12 in Franklin Circuit Court against Rayburn, but until Monday authorities had been unable to apprehend him. 5 comments

  18. Glen BrysonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    Liberty, Ind. - Glen Allen Bryson, 90, of Liberty died on Thursday, November 13, 2014, at Arbor Trace in Richmond. Glen was born in Dunlapsville on Sunday, July 13, 1924, to Robert Clint and Ethel Nickels Bryson. He attended Union County schools and was a 1942 graduate of Short High School. Glen also attended the University of Kansas. He served in the U. S. Army 42nd Rainbow Division, Company E, and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He married Sue Joan Bozoarth on October 6, 1946, in Cambridge City. Glen was a lifetime Union County farmer and also retired from Visteon in Connersville. He enjoyed farming, traveling, and being with his grandchildren. Glen is survived by two sons: Eric Bryson and wife Elizabeth Ann of Connersville, and Kirk Bryson and wife Tanda of Liberty; two daughters: Sara Simpson and husband Robert of College Corner, OH, and Mary Ann Wilhelm and husband Francis of Cedar Grove; eight grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren and one soon to come; and several nieces and nephews. Glen was preceded in death by his wife, Sue, who died on September 10, 2008, his parents, one brother Robert Bryson and a sister, Marjorie Thibaut. Funeral services will be conducted at the convenience of the family. Cremation will follow. Memorial Contributions may be made to Wounded Warriors 230 West Monroe St. Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60606. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, go to www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com.

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  19. Reduced deer herd greets hunters SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Palladium-Item

    ... population. Franklin County hunters are eligible for up to eight antlerless permits this year. Tyler Frame, 31, of Liberty predicts this year will be a better one for area deer hunters than the past two seasons. "The herd is recovering from EHD, so ...

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  20. Could small change stop gas can explosions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... chainsaw had a hot muffler and it ignited the gas," he said. "The gas can blew up in my face." Brandon Pierce, from Liberty, Indiana, was only 13 when he had a gas can problem. He and a friend were trying to re-ignite a bonfire that fizzled out. He ...

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