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2015 Tax Sale Notice

Daviess County publishes the 2015 Tax Sale Notice, describing lots and lands for delinquent taxes to be sold Aug. 24 at the county courthouse in Gallatin. Click here to see the listings: Tax Sale Notice

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Volunteers Sought for Jesse James Days

Autumn Caldwell reported on tractor pulls and Jesse James Days during the meeting of the Winston Board of Trustees held June 1. The Winston Historical Society needs more volunteers to help, and is asking for donations of homemade desserts for Friday night, July 10.

Bill Michael will take a look to see what can be done about David Ayres’ house on Second Street, where the drainage ditch is not low

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Pattonsburg Keeps Summer Help

Since no mowing bids were received, the City of Pattonsburg agreed to keep its summer help during their meeting held May 11.

Sidewalks and drainage ditches will be discussed next month.

Signature cards at BTC Bank were changed to have Edmon Howard, Lonnie Luke, Stephen Loxterman and Sandra Woodring as check signers on all accounts.

The trailer will be taken to Sweiger’s shop to have the gate fixed.

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GARA, City Improvements Discussed

The Gallatin Board of Aldermen agreed to purchase a 2002 Freightliner FL80 for $34,900, pending financing with three options during their meeting held May 27. Public Works Director Mark Morey reported on test driving the 2002 digger derrick truck in Kansas City.

The truck has several updated features including 45foot tip-winch, pin-on bucket, pull puller, power invertor, and remote controls.

City Administrator Stonecypher reported on a possible grant for $13,543

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Winston Busy Testing and Fixing This Spring

A list of delinquent customers was left with the city clerk by the utilities clerk.

All Winston sewer equipment is working well.

Ordinance enforcement officer reported on dog and property issues that are on watch, as well as contacts and plans. The report included a threat by one property owner who has dogs in violation.

The siren was tested and worked well.

A water line froze up at the park.

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City of Pattonsburg Receives Restitution for Missing Funds

Finalized litigation on missing funds has been settled and restitution has been made the City of Pattonsburg by a former employee in the amount of $2,768.79.

In other city business at the April 13 meeting of the Pattonsburg Board of Aldermen, the board agree to pay Bob Hildreth, the city’s water/sewer operator and maintenance person, $15.50 an hour based on a 52 hour week.

Kendra Comer will receive a portion

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‘The Coffin Before the Mule’

St. Gabriel Cemetery approved, squared away for local monastery

On May 7, the Daviess County Commission approved the establishment of St. Gabriel Cemetery for a Serbian Orthodox monastery which was recently established in Daviess County.

This was a necessary step for the Holy Archangel Michael and All Angels Skete Monastery, in order to get things squared away for a burial that had already been completed on monastery land on April

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Join the Fiesta During Nursing Home Week May 11-15

DCNR residents celebrate National Nursing Home Week.

Gallatin Mayor Barb Ballew has issued a proclamation asking the community to come show their appreciation for the nursing home residents at Daviess County Nursing and Rehab, especially during National Nursing Home Week May 11-15. The theme is “Bring on the Fiesta!”

Activities for the week are: Monday – Proclamation and Balloon Release; Tuesday – Piñata and fried ice cream sundaes at 2

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City Continues to Whittle Water Plant to Size Within Finances

Andy Macias of Snyder and Associates presented requested changes made by the City of Gallatin for the new water plant, which brought the projected costs to within the limits the city would be able to operate under with available funds, during a special meeting of the Gallatin Board of Aldermen held May 11.

Snyder and Associates was authorized to prepare a memo to the United States Department of Agriculture, Community

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, May 12, 2015.

Private cemetery established on monastery land (see this post for a discussion with Father Alexii)

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Father Alexii Altschul from Holy Archangel Michael and All Angels Skete, a monastery recently established in Daviess County, came to discuss a private burial plot on property in Colfax Township. There was discussion as

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