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2014 Tax Sale Notice

The Daviess County Collector of Revenue announces properties for sale due to unpaid taxes.

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Elementary & junior high band rate high at Richmond contest

On Saturday, Feb. 14, 2004, the Gallatin R-5 elementary and junior high band students traveled to Richmond for the Richmond solo and ensemble contest. Gallatin had 43 entries, of these there were five 1+ ratings; nine 1 ratings; thirteen 1 ratings; eleven 2+ ratings; and five 2 ratings.

Individual ratings were as follows: 1+ rating – Kaley Sheldon, bass clarinet; Alex Critten, tuba; Matt Pottorff, tuba; Lacy Edwards, bassoon; Ricky

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Clinton County sheriff’s death a suicide

Sheriff Daniel W. Jones dead in his patrol vehicle

On February 21, 2004, at 3:09 p.m., an officer from the Cameron Police Department found Clinton County Sheriff Daniel W. Jones dead in his patrol vehicle which was parked at the Cameron Reservoir on Pump House Road. He was 51. The reservoir is located in DeKalb County inside the city limits of Cameron.

At the request of the Cameron Police Department,

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North Daviess R-3 combine administration posts

Superintendent and elementary principal combined at R-3

A motion to combine the superintendent and elementary principal’s positions carried with four North Daviess Board of Education members voting yes and one abstaining, after returning from an executive session of their regular meeting on Feb. 16.

“It’s a budget cut,” said Superintendent Julie Kirby of the decision. “The school has been looking at possible budget cuts for over a year. This year

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Whorton seeks bid for re-election to Missouri House

He is seeking re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in the Third Legislative District

State Representative Jim Whorton has announced he is seeking re-election to the Missouri House of Representatives in the Third Legislative District. Representative Whorton, D-Trenton, entered the Legislature during a special election in August 2001, then won re-election in the November 2002 General Election.

During his tenure, Representative Whorton has sponsored or co-sponsored numerous bills, some

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Races already exist for several county offices

First day of filing was on Feb. 24

Candidates who declared for county office on the first day of filing on Feb. 24 are as follows:

Those filing for sheriff are Jerry Baldwin of Gallatin – Democrat, incumbent Kevin Heldenbrand of Winston – Republican, Tony Kirkendoll of Gallatin – Republican; and Steve Filley of Gallatin – Democrat.

Those filing for First District Commissioner are David Cox of Jamesport – Democrat,

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County Commission

James Lewis, bridge supervisor, met with the commission reporting routine repairs and discussing tube and steel price increases.

The commission discussed the 2004 CART program. David Holcomb moved that the program be approved at 596.325 miles for this fiscal year with the option to add new mileage if necessary. Danny Heldenbrand seconded. Holcomb – yes; Heldenbrand – yes; Tolen – yes.

March 22, 2004, has been set for awarding of

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County Clerk

March 10 is the last day to register to vote in the April election

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Sheriff’s Office

Bond was denied for a 20-year-old Gilman City man who was charged Feb. 21 on bond violations for previous charges of peace disturbance, assault of a law enforcement officer and resisting arrest in December. He was also charged with misdemeanor minor in possession. He is being held at Midwest Security Housing.

A 24-year-old California man was charged Feb. 22 with misdemeanor possession of marijuana. He posted $500 bond.

A 36-year-old

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Traffic Fines Paid by Mail

Associate Circuit Court

Associate Circuit Court

The following are traffic cases which were heard in the Associate Division of the Circuit Court of Daviess County involving a plea of guilty without contest and payment of the standard fine plus court costs. The total fines assessed for defendants who reside outside of Missouri was $1,139 for 17 tickets. The total fines assessed for defendants who reside in Missouri was $614.50 for

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