Troopers quick action saves a life PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 07 December 2010 00:00

The quick action of two local troopers saved a New Albany man early Sunday morning Nov. 28.     At approximately 1:26 a.m., trooper Patrick Stinson was traveling north on State St. approaching Spring St. in New Albany when he was flagged down by a pedestrian.  
Stinson observed a white Dodge Neon had struck a tree and was on fire.  

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 December 2010 11:05
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Hattabaugh songs featured in movie about NASCAR PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 07 December 2010 00:00

Janet Hattabaugh, 22, Pekin, has music from two of her songs in the soon to be released movie Red Dirt Rising.

The movie filmed on location in North Carolina tells the true story of some of the early drivers of NASCAR. How they survived the Depression by running moonshine, which later led into the origins of NASCAR.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 December 2010 11:05
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Finding dog is all little boy wants for Christmas PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 07 December 2010 00:00

Most kids this holiday season are asking for games for their X-Box, or PS3, but Theresa Gottbrath’s grandson Jarod has put those kind of things to the side and has turned his focus to finding his dog.
Jarrod’s dog is a black and tan coonhound that went missing on Sunday, November 28.
The following is a letter sent to the newspaper written by Jarrod.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 December 2010 11:06
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Comprehensive Plan is a go PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 07 December 2010 00:00

At the recent Board of Commissioners held on Tuesday, November 30, the board voted unamouisly to adopt the Comprehesive Plan for Washington County.
Eric Rugsby spoke on behalf of the Planning Commission, stating everything that needed reviewed was complete and all changes that were requested have been done.
“With everything changed, this is a good plan and I believe it is suitable to move on, this is a hisotiric point and an important step for our County,” Rugsby said.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 December 2010 11:08
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Resident suggests training for local elected officials PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 07 December 2010 00:00

At the recent Board of Commissioners meeting held on Tuesday, November 30, Rhonde Greene brought to the Commissioners a program that could help all of the Boards in the County with neccessary tools to be an effective board.
“There are so many well intended people trying to get together to make better changes,” Greene said.
Greene has talked with Margi Morris, who would administer the program with the cost of $5,000.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 07 December 2010 11:09
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