Marion E. “M.E.” Walker, age 81 passed away peacefully on Thursday morning October 3, 2013 at his residence in Flat Rock. By his side was his loving & devoted wife of 29 years, Vivian L. (Riley) Walker, whom he married on September 14, 1984 in Blytheville, AR.
M.E. was born on October 11, 1931 at home in Brown County on Haggard Road to his parents, the late Carl Marion and Opal Marie (Haggard) Walker. He was a 1950 graduate of the Morgantown High School and went on to serve as an Airman First Class with the 407th Air Refueling Squadron of the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He also was a graduate of the Aircraft & Engine School of the United States Air Force. M.E. was proud to be a Veteran and to have been a Service Technician for the B-29 Bomber Airplane’s during the Conflict. Continue Reading
Brown County graduate, Danny Fisher, 30 of Columbus, placed first at the inaugural Mill Race Marathon held at Columbus on Saturday, September 28, 2013. He is the son of Mary Beth and Steve Fisher of Nashville.
On Wednesday October 2, 2013 at approximately 8:13 p.m. Deputy Bill Southerland was advised of a possibly intoxicated driver by a passing motorist.
Deputy Southerland located the suspected vehicle on State Rd 46 E and observed the vehicle cross the white fog line onto the shoulder then cross the center line and back across the white fog line a second time. A traffic stop was conducted and during the investigation Deputy Southerland noticed signs of intoxication and the odor of alcoholic beverage. Continue Reading
The local Brown County Health Department will provide a flu shot clinic today, October 3, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at their office on the second floor of the County Office Building, located at 201 Locust Lane in Nashville.
Fluzone shot with a traditional needle – $15
Fluzone “short needle” intradermal – $15
Fluzone high-dose shot with a traditional needle for people 65 or older.
The nonprofit Career Resource Center of Nashville, Indiana, is pleased to announce that its series of courses about self-publishing will be extended and expanded in October. ”Self-Publish a Paperback at Little or No Cost” will repeat starting October 22, 2013 at 6 pm, with five weekly sessions following.
“Self-Publish an e-Book at Little or No Cost” will start on October 23 at 6 pm and five weeks following. Continue Reading
Barbara Ann Rich, 80, of Nashville died August 28 at the Brown County Health & Living Community in Nashville. She was born June 8, 1934 in Lincoln, Maine the daughter of Paul W. & Elsie (Hammel) Walker. Barbara was a homemaker & member of the Nashville United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband of nearly [&hellip...
John W. Dine, 61 died Thursday, August 21, 2014 at his home. He was born on June 25, 1953 in Franklin, Indiana to Morris K. and Dorothy Dine. John was a mechanic, EMT, Volunteer Deputy Sheriff for Morgan County. He also worked for the Brown County State Park, State Highway Department and as a limestone cutter...
John Robert Wrightsman, 84, of Spencer, passed away on August 25, 2014, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. He was born in Brown County, Indiana, on March 1, 1930, to Orville And Effie (Bradley) Wrightsman. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran. John was retired as a guard at RCA, drove for Bob Cowden Trucking and then [&hellip...