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All Alumni Reunion Set for May 22-25

The Gallatin All Alumni Reunion will be held Memorial Day Weekend, May 22-25. Schedule includes an icebreaker at South Side Tavern on Friday; Class of ’65 gathering at the library from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Saturday; All alumni banquet at the high school gym with doors open at 4 and dinner at 5:30 on Saturday; All alumni pot luck wiener roast at Dockery Park at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday; and

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GHS Track at Stanberry Relays


GHS Girls (11 of 17)

1600m run: Kailey Salmon, 2nd, 6:04.79. 4x400m relay: (Salmon, Jessica Claibourn, Kylie Jeffers, Madison Rounkles), 3rd, 4:51.99. 4x800m relay: (Salmon, Claibourn, Jeffers, Rounkles), 4th, 11:34.41. (Medals to six places.)

Members of the Gallatin Lady Bulldog varsity and junior varsity track teams are, front row, from left: Jaylee Baker, Jessica Claibourn and Breanna Rhoades; second row: Kaia Mehlberg (mgr.),

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Ray Pettit Home After Accident

Ray Pettit is home after taking a spill off the back of an ATV. According to his daughter, Sherri, Mr. Pettit was sitting on a stool in the back of the vehicle. The driver headed up a small incline when it experienced difficulties and Mr. Pettit was thrown face first to the ground.

He was taken to the emergency room in Liberty. He had three broken ribs and a

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GHS Greenhouse Selling to Public for Two Days

Greenhouse Management class at the Gallatin High School will be selling to the public from 8 a.m. to 12 noon on May 2 and May 9. Prices are $10 for hanging baskets; $1 for four-pack budding plants (vegetable and flower); and $3 for perennials.

There are two classes of Greenhouse Management with about 20 students attending, according to Ron Alden, agriculture education instructor. The plants are grown from seeds or

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Daviess County Courthouse News

Your Right to Know: The following is information released from the Daviess County Courthouse on Tuesday, April 14, 2015.

County Commission

April 8, 2015

This week, James Lewis, road and bridge supervisor, and his crew will be driving piling on 242nd Street after clean-up and fixing a bridge on 292nd Street in Jamesport Township.

Bills were reviewed and approved.

Trudi Burton discussed a marketing ad for Daviess County. David Cox

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Report


2:43 pm – Abandoned vehicle removed from property in Jamesport.

7:26 pm – Report of suspicious vehicle parked in driveway of residence east of Gallatin.


1:26 pm – Intruder in home of resident in Altamont. Subject left in blue Ford F150 eastbound on Highway 6. Law enforcement officers canvassed area and did not locate suspect. Daviess County Sheriff’s Office (SO) would like to remind all residents of Daviess

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Irma Dean Rowland 1923-2015

Funeral services for Irma Rowland were held April 13 at Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Gower. Burial was at Allen Cemetery, Gower. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Baptist Church of Gower.

Irma Dean Rowland, 92, of Gower, passed away April 10, 2015, at the Gower Convalescent Center.

She was born on March 7, 1923, to Rev. A.L. and Myrtle (Robinson) Gartin in Winston. She spent her

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Kristina Brogan d. April 12, 2015

Kristina Brogan, 41, formerly of Gallatin, passed away April 12, 2015, at Cameron Nursing and Rehab Facility in Cameron.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Joshua Carter.

Survivors include her husband, Jeff Brogan; five sons, Derek, Coby, Jaryd, Bryce, and Evan Brogan; father Gary and step-mother Debbie Carter, mother Sandy and step-father Jim Neely; sister, Stephanie (James) Thompson; grandmother, Hazel Bench; brothers, Warren and John Neely, Tommy, James,

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Time to Start Doing Homework

Dw.cdrAnnouncements by candidates for president captured the news cycle in major media last week, as you know. Wouldn’t it be something if we voters ignored the drama of the upcoming horse race and all the hype for ruling by dynasty (there are candidates with names other than Clinton and Bush, you know) and, instead, use positions on issues as the measure?

I don’t know about you, but I want to

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