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  1. Grain bin rescue-training goal: save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

    Grain bin rescue-training goal: save lives Grain bin rescue-training goal: save lives Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1tVwutA Wayne County firefighters practice extricating a "victim" from about 12 inches of corn at Purdue Extension grain bin rescue training recently at the Doug Jay farm north of Richmond.

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  2. Indiana high court warns Richmond attorneyIndiana high court warns...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Palladium-Item

    ... Kemp, who formerly worked in private practice with an office at 134 S. Eighth St. in Richmond, worked in the Wayne County Public Defender's office from July 2013 until he resigned July 15 of this year. The supreme court order threatens to suspend ...

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  3. 3 festivals feature music, dogs and bargainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Palladium-Item

    ... coonhound events featured on the UKC licensed event calendar. Because of construction on Salisbury Road, the Wayne County Fairgrounds is not accessible from the south. Greg Stiens, Richmond's director of public works and engineering, suggests these ...

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  4. Wayne Co. will take ambulance bids next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Palladium-Item

    ... Rural/Metro area and/or area minus Richmond. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1piqEmx Wayne County officials will seek bids next month for ambulance service in the county, but whether that service will include the city of ...

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  5. Commissioners OK replacing Weaver Road bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Palladium-Item

    ... a price they like for the Weaver Road bridge. Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1piCjld Wayne County commissioners have voted to replace the closed bridge on Weaver Road in the northwest portion of the county. After years of ...

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  6. 6 things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Palladium-Item

    Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1pivYX5 Jessie, voiced by Joan Cusack; Buzz Lightyear, voiced by Tim Allen; and Woody, voiced by Tom Hanks, are shown in a scene from "Toy Story 3." Young adult professionals are invited to sip on some local wine and craft beer while networking with others in the Wayne County area.

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  7. Bonnie HofmannRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Palladium-Item

    She was born on November 22, 1942, to James and Juanita Ullery, in Richmond. Bonnie was a lifetime resident of Wayne County; had attended Greens Fork Elementary and was a 1960 graduate of Richmond High School.

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  8. Barbara J. SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Palladium-Item

    Wayne County Unit, 4567 Progress Dr., Columbus, IN 47201. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.

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  9. Autumn Oaks Coming Today To Wayne County For 2014 National EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Go Wayne County

    ... for the continually growing event since 1960. Most area hotels are close to a complete sell out as usual and Wayne County Tourism (Stacey Whichard, Chasity Templin and Mary Walker) have been working with their Vice president Tanya Raab and staff in ...

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  10. Harvard next stop for Centerville graduateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Palladium-Item

    ... even try for a world-class education because they believe it is out of their financial reach. I think all of Wayne County should know the opportunities that are out there. I hope it will challenge other great students to become exceptional students ...

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  11. Richmond Hospital To Be Sold To Settle Back TaxesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... will help current owner Spring Grove Development Co. pay some of the site's outstanding property taxes. Wayne County Attorney Ron Cross tells the Palladium-Item the 60-acre site will be offering as a single block to ensure "no one will buy the ...

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  12. Advanced EMTs in short supply in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Palladium-Item

    ... Clair said. Rural/Metro announced last week it will halt service in Union County on Sept. 19 and on Oct. 19 in Wayne County, with the company ending all of its service in Indiana except for higher-volume markets. Although former advanced EMTs have ...

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  13. Non-profits invited to training sessionNon-profits invited to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Palladium-Item

    ... organization and gives confidence to funders. The training is sponsored by United Way of Whitewater Valley, the Wayne County Foundation and the Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network-East. Cost is $15 per person. To register, go to ...

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  14. Alice J. MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Palladium-Item

    She was born on December 19, 1932 in Western Wayne County to Floyd E. and Lena Mae Morse.

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  15. Sally LloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Palladium-Item

    Wayne County to Jesse and Clara Weidman Baker and was raised in Hagerstown and lived in Wayne County all her life. Sally formerly owned Wheeler's Restaurant and the City Restaurant with her husband. She worked as a bus driver for Richmond Community Schools and bail bondwoman. She was a 1950 graduate of Hagerstown High School. She was a member of the Wayne County Historical Museum, and Kirk Little V.F.W. Post 1108 Ladies Auxiliary. She was a lifelong lover of animals, and enjoyed being a charitable donor to various animal shelters in Wayne County. Sally enjoyed traveling, spending winters with her daughter and grandsons in Australia. Survivors include two children Rebecca Godek of Richmond and Robert Lloyd of Indianapolis, two grandsons John and Adam Godek of Melbourne, Australia, nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Her husband Robert died in 1995 and one son John died in 1992. Memorial services will be 3:00 P.M. Saturday September 6, 2014 at Stegall-Berheide-Orr Funeral Home with James Lloyd officiating. Private burial will be in Elkhorn Cemetery. Friends may call 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. Saturday September 6, 2014 at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to the Animal Welfare Shelter 1825 Chester Blvd Richmond, Indiana 47374 or Boys and Girls Club of Wayne County 1717 South L Street Richmond, Indiana 47374. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.stegallberheideorr.com.

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  16. Watching out for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Palladium-Item

    ... doing dumb stuff with money," he said. Instead, he supports myriad organizations from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Wayne County to Sunrise Inc., Girls Inc., Townsend Community Center, Autism-Aspergers Support, Circle U, Habitat for Humanity - "almost ...

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  17. Rick WiesehanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Palladium-Item

    Wayne County Sheriff's Department from 1976 until his retirement in 2012. He also worked 10 years at Sears in Richmond. Rick loved his dogs, Sidda and Sadie, and enjoyed hanging out at Bill Bailey's garage. Rick will be missed by his wife, the former Terry Hawkins, to whom he was married on May 20, 1978; his son, Todd Wiesehan; special aunt, Norma Brown; grandfather, Dale Brown; special cousins, Cheryl (Don) Pierce, Tammy (Cary) Creech and Kathy Brown; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Delores and Dick Hawkins; and his Wayne County Sheriff's Department family. A special "Thank You" is extended to Sheriff Jeff Cappa for his unwavering support of Rick and his family. Mark Wesler will conduct a funeral ceremony at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 26, in the Fountain City Wesleyan Church, 5600 US 27 North, Richmond. Family & friends may gather for visitation from 4-8 pm on Monday, August 25, at the church. Memorial contributions may be given to the IU East Alumni Association Scholarship Endowment, 2325 Chester Boulevard, Richmond, IN 47374. The Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, Fountain City, is handling arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.smithmcquistonwebster.com .

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  18. Thanks to hospital for offering needed food driveThanks to hospital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Palladium-Item

    ... Health Services and everyone who has donated to the Community Food Pantry to help feed our hungry Richmond and Wayne County neighbors.

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  19. RFD will not bid on county ambulance serviceRFD will not bid on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Palladium-Item

    ... Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1oZvAg0 In a letter to Mayor Sally Hutton and the Wayne County Board of Commissioners, Richmond Fire Department Chief Jerry Purcell said Friday "it is not prudent for the Richmond Fire ...

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  20. Restored miniature train brings past back to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... the "Chattanooga Tennessee Cannonball Express" back to life. He is especially grateful to Jake King , owner of Wayne County Sales in Greens Fork, who helped to figure out the drive train. The train itself originally was powered by electricity. ...

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