Monthly Archives: February 2014

Anna Wadlington 1

Anna Wadlington, 46, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away on February 7, 2014, surrounded by family. Anna was born in 1967, at Deaconess Hospital to David Stockton and Evelyn Staples. Anna grew up in Mount Vernon and graduated from Mount Vernon Senior High in 1985. Anna married Richard Wadlington on September 17, 2005. Anna conquered challenges […]

Anna Wadlington

Edgar Vaughan

Edgar Vaughan

Edgar L. Vaughan, 96 of New Harmony, died on February 1, 2014 at New Harmony Healthcare. He was born on March 31, 1917 in Richmond, Va., and raised there by his parents, Harper and Gracie (Thompson) Vaughan. He married Evelyn Weimer then Helen Crittenden and they preceded him in death. He moved to New Harmony […]

Online property tax payment nears

Soon, Posey County taxpayers will be able to pay their property taxes online. According to Posey County Treasurer, Justin White, the online feature will be added to the county’s website and users will be able to search, view and pay their property taxes with a major credit card, debit card or e-check. The new payment […]


Partners in Food appreciation dinner emcee Jim Droege listens as Denny Schaeffer and Kathy Ridley tell the audience what the program has meant to At The Cross Mission this year. Photo by Dave Pearce

Partners in Food appreciation meal draws praise, crowd

By Dave Pearce In the Bible, it reads: “When you reap the harvest of your land, do not reap to the very edges of your field or gather the gleanings of your harvest. Leave them for the poor and for the foreigner residing among you.” In another place, the Lord speaks through the Bible: “Nor […]

McManomy sentence is upheld

Special to the News On January 27, 2014, the Indiana Court of Appeals issued their Memorandum Decision affirming Brandon McManomy’s Attempted Murder conviction. On February 3, 2011, Posey County Sheriffs Deputy Dan Montgomery and Indiana State Police Officer Kylen Compton went to the home of Brandon McManomy’s parents at 10700 Yellow Leaf Drive, in Evansville, […]

Cold checks land former Posey Co. pair in hot water 1

Special to the News Two former Posey County residents have found themselves in the Posey County Jail as the result of passing checks. Posey County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a call from the Community State Bank in Poseyville, where bank employees suspected two individuals of fraudulent activities. On January 23, Deputy Sheriff Dustin Seitz began […]

Arrest in Griffin nets Meth Operation

In the mid-morning hours of Friday, January 31, Posey County Sheriff’s Deputies with the assistance of Indiana State Troopers went to a residence located at 2 Farrar Lane in the town of Griffin. Deputies armed with an arrest warrant from Mount Carmel, Ill., sought Curtis A. Carlson, who was reported to be living at the […]


Carolyn Hansen

Carolyn Sue Hansen, 67, of Griffin, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital. She was born November 18, 1946 to Richard and Isabelle (Page) Pickerill. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband James Hansen, son Steve Hansen and sister Bobbie Burgess. Carolyn is survived by her daughter, Phyllis (Darrell) Brown; sons, […]