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  1. Lawrence County Police Investigating Theft Of BatteriesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Lawrence County police are investigating the theft of batteries from a fence line in the 1000 block of South 9th Street. Officers discovered Dixon was wanted on a warrant in Washington County for possession of chemical reagents of precursors and was arrested.

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  2. Annual Southern Region Soil Health Workshop Jan. 27 In SalemRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... for this educational event, which reflects a growing public interest in soil health management practices. Washington County Soil and Water Conservation District Supervisor Jim Brown explained, "We are on the edge of a great revolution in terms of ...

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  3. Poverty numbers on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Corydon Democrat

    The poverty rate in the United States dropped from 13.1 percent in 1990 to 12.4 percent in 2000.

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  4. Understanding School Bullying: A Deeper LookRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... both sides of bullying violence. The forum will run from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 18, at the Salem-Washington County Senior Center, 1707 N. Shelby St., Salem, 47167. As part of IYI's Youth Worker Cafe program, the forums are free and lunch will ...

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  5. Campaign Underway To Collect Christmas Gifts For VeteransRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... Post 1925, 311 S. Jackson Park Drive, Seymour, and American Legion Post 89, 402 W. Second St., Seymour. Washington County residents can drop off gifts at the John Hay Center in Salem. All items will be taken to the Veterans Affairs Office at 1222 N. ...

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  6. Group collects Christmas presents for veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Tribune

    ... Post 1925, 311 S. Jackson Park Drive, Seymour, and American Legion Post 89, 402 W. Second St., Seymour. Washington County residents can drop off gifts at the John Hay Center in Salem. All items will be taken to the Veterans Affairs Office at 1222 N. ...

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  7. Oregon police dog fired for poor performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Daily Reporter

    ... with the dog after taking it into his care. "(We) basically learn how to dance together." Gregory and the Washington County trainer tried to train Cash for four weeks, between September and October, before giving up on him. "Where other dogs were ... 3 comments

  8. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. ESTRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Washington Times

    ... arrested by Kentucky State Police on Sunday at a convenience store/restaurant off the Bluegrass Parkway in Washington County, about two and a half hours from the group's destination in Elliott County in eastern Kentucky. Brown, 46, drove the 41 ...

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  9. Bus company: Driver had medical issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... to try and find the bus. It was spotted by an Anderson County deputy sheriff at a convenience store in Washington County. A Kentucky State Police trooper arrested Brown inside the store. Brown was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under ...

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  10. Charter bus driver accused of driving under the influence drives bus for JCPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... an Anderson County sheriff's deputy started following it. When the bus stopped at a convenience store in Washington County, the deputy called KSP to notify them that he suspected the driver was under the influence. Trooper Chase Willis found Brown ...

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  11. Driver of bus carrying 41 KY students arrested on DUI chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... an Anderson County sheriff's deputy started following it. When the bus stopped at a convenience store in Washington County, he called KSP to notify them that he suspected the driver was intoxicated. Trooper Chase Willis found Brown in the store and ...

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  12. State Road 56 Will Close Next Week For Water Line RepairsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... of the highway - including new sidewalks, curb ramps, retaining walls and storm sewer system. The rural Washington County scope of this construction calls for repairing and resurfacing State Road 56 - including shoulder widening, building passing ...

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  13. Salem's FFA And NHS Host 4th Annual Randy Johnson Soup Dinner BenefitRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... There will also be a 50/50 raffle and all donations will be matched 50 cents to the dollar by a grant the Washington County Community Foundation received from the Lilly Endowment.

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  14. Additional acres opened in time for deer firearms seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Tribune

    The Indiana Department of Natural Resources opened an additional 175 acres in the Austin Bottoms Conservation Area for public use Saturday just in time for the state deer firearms hunting season. The land, in Scott and Washington counties, was acquired as part of DNR's Healthy Rivers INitiative and increases the Austin Bottoms acreage to nearly 3,200 acres.

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  15. Sara Minor joins Indiana Auctioneers Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Madison Courier

    ... Indiana. She was honored by Indiana Elementary Music Teachers as teacher of the year in 1994-1995 and Washington County teacher of the year in 2004-2005. Please feel free to submit your comments. Article comments are not posted immediately to the ...

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  16. Roger Newlon Will Remain Washington Co. SheriffRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Political race results in for Washington County - unofficial results indicate a Democrat will remain in the sheriff's office as Roger Newlon has defeated Roy Overshiner. In the county commissioner District 2 race, Republican Preston Shell will join the board, as he defeated Democrat Tom Day.

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  17. House incumbent takes majority of county voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Tribune

    ... ho began serving the district in 2011, pick up 1,035 votes to Leatherbury's 346. The district spans all of Washington County and parts of Harrison and Orange counties. Results from those areas were not available at press time.

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  18. Dozens of bats invade Utah courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Daily Reporter

    ... the attic and other areas of the building, said Eric Palmer of Southwest Exterminators. Zac Weiland, a Washington County deputy prosecutor, said he heard scratching noises when he walked into court Friday morning. Bats were in the ceiling, hallways, ...

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  19. September Mugshots- Northeast TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in September by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee. The individuals appearing in our mugshot gallery were booked into the Washington County and Sullivan County, TN jails.

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  20. Salem pair face off in House District 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Tribune

    His challenger is Democrat Doug Leatherbury, who has practiced law in Salem since 1976 and is the Democratic co-chairman for Washington County and party treasurer of Indiana's 9th Congressional District. This story appears in the print edition of The Tribune.

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