Daily Archives: January 21, 2014

Indigent probationers add more burden

By Valerie Werkmeister With little choice and much discussion, Posey County Council members approved a $90,064 additional appropriation request to fund six probation officer salaries during their monthly meeting, Tuesday, January 14. Rodney Fetcher, chief probation officer, addressed the council to give them information on why the budgetary shortfall exists. […]


Susie Weintraut

Susie Weintraut 2

Jennie Sue Weintraut, 81, of Mt. Vernon, passed away Monday, January 20, 2014 at the VNA Charlier Hospice Center in Evansville. She was born July 24, 1932 in Mt. Vernon, IN to Jack and Bertha (York) Fuelling. Susie graduated from Deaconess School of Nursing in 1953. She started as a […]

Therese Fitzhugh 2

Therese Janette Fitzhugh was born April 5, 1943 in Vandalia, Ill., the only child of John E. Fitzhugh and Frieda Mae Whalen. She lived in New Harmony, Ind., graduating from St. Theresa Grade School in 1958, and Mater Dei High School in 1962. She graduated from Southern Illinois University with […]

Hartsell George 1

Hartsell Valdane George, 78, of Wadesville, Indiana, born to Hartsell Clayborn and Lenora L. (Funk) George on July 8, 1935, in Ozark, Illinois, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014, at his residence near Wadesville, Indiana. He was a member of the Wadesville Fire Department and the Wadesville Athletic Club. He […]

Dorothy Bender

Dorothy M. Bender, 87, of Owensville, Indiana, born to William A. and Flora O. (Schweikhard) Keil on May 31, 1926, in Cynthiana, Indiana, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014, at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton, Indiana. She graduated from Cynthiana High School in 1944 and had worked the grain […]

Dorothy Bender