State of Emergency issued for Washington County PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 15 February 2010 00:00
   The Washington County Sheriff's Office has issued a State of Emergency for Washington County due to today's severe Winter weather. All residents are urged to stay off the roads when at all possible, leaving only essential traffic, which includes emergency vehicles, road crews and driving to and from work.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 February 2010 13:40
 
Positive changes taking place at St. Vincent PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 12 February 2010 00:00
    St. Vincent Salem Hospital took the ground running releasing ideas about moving into the future during a special meeting Feb. 11.
    Plans ranging from quality of care to record keeping was discussed at the meeting, which was attended by Interim CEO Joe Roche, Bruce Haga, vice president of the physicians network, John Winenger, Melissa Richardson, public relations/marketing manager and Tom Wiser, lead system consultant/marketing.
Last Updated on Friday, 12 February 2010 14:32
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High speed chase leads to arrest, two suspects remain on the run PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Thursday, 11 February 2010 00:00
       A Pekin man was arrested and two other suspects are on the lose following a high speed chase Feb. 10 in Harrison County.
    According to a news release from the Indiana State Police, a trooper patrolling State Road 135 near Corydon attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a gold 1996 Ford Ranger for unsafe lane movement.
Last Updated on Thursday, 11 February 2010 14:37
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High speed chase leads to arrest PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 10 February 2010 00:00
    A 19-year-old Laconia man, Austin Ryan George, was arrested and charged with resisting law enforcement following a high-speed chase Feb. 2.
    George was initially clocked at more than 120 mph on SR 135 in Harrison County and at Indiana State Trooper Mark Strange's attempt to stop him for that violation he attempted to flee.
    George lost control of his vehicle and went off of the road when trying to take a side road to get away.
    In addition to being charged with resisting Law enforcement with a vehicle, George also faces charges of criminal recklessness, reckless driving and minor in possession of alcohol.
    George was incarcerated in the Harrison County Jail.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2010 10:25
 
Sectional pairings announced for girls' basketball tournament PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Wednesday, 10 February 2010 00:00
    The Indiana High School Athletic Association released pairings for the 35th annual tournament Monday (February 1).
    The tournament gets underway with sectional play on Tuesday, February 9.
    Class 4A
    Two sectionals that have the state buzzing are Class 4 A Sectional 15 at Floyd Central and Class 2A Sectional 47 at Brownstown Central.
    In the 4A sectional at Floyd, the host Lady Highlanders open with a game against Jennings County.
    The winner of that game will face Jeffersonville, who received a first-round bye.
    The potential Floyd-Jeff semi-final will be a battle of top 10 teams.
    It will also be a rematch of a classic overtime battle the two competed in on Dec. xx.
    The Lady Highlanders won that contest xx-xx.
    New Albany also received a bye. They will play the winner of the Bedford North Lawrence-Seymour game in the semifinals.
    The sectional championship will be February 13.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 February 2010 10:27
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