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Sheriff's Log
 
Sheriff's Log

Aug. 16, 11:40 p.m.:  Man in 3900 block of Mt. Liberty Road advises of a vehicle in the cemetery at New Bellsville yelling and screaming.

Aug. 15, 3:18 p.m. :  Woman debt collector contacted man in 7100 block of Mt. Moriah Road who advised her he was going to shoot himself. 3:41 p.m. County officer (on Mt. Moriah Road) reports subject does not want to harm himself; he was just angry.

Aug. 14, 11:45 a.m.:  Woman in 1600 block of East Shore Drive Greenbriar Lake reports neighbor is pacing in front of her house, cussing her.

Aug. 14, 11 a.m.:  Woman on East Shore Drive wants an officer to remove a rotting deer carcass from neighbor's house. Dispatch advised they could not do that.

Aug. 13, 6:37 p.m.:  Female 911 caller in 6700 block of Sweetwater Drive advises she hit her neighbors' dog and now they are screaming and making threats.

Aug. 13, 5:39 a.m.:  Male 911 caller wanting to know what time the nursing home opens.

Aug. 10, 9:29 p.m.:  Abandoned 911 call. Upon call back, caller advised gave phone to son to play; sorry.

Aug. 10, 1:50 a.m.:  Female 911 caller advises her friend is unconscious and not breathing in the parking lot of a hotel in the back of a pickup truck.

Aug. 9, 4:15 p.m.:  Female 911 caller requests officer in 2900 block of Whitehorse Road reference her husband screaming, throwing toys and making threats. Advises there are two small children with her.

Aug. 8, 3:17 p.m. :  Woman at store in 100 block of East Washington requests officers reference teenagers hanging out and not leaving, cursing at her and lying in the grass with public displays of affection.

Aug. 6, 10:12 a.m.:  Cell caller advises deer stuck under boat in 7100 block of Sunset Drive. Advises leg is broken and needs killed.

Aug. 5, 9:13 p.m. :  Female 911 caller locked in doctor's office. Had earlier appointment, fell asleep in room, woke up; everyone gone, building locked. 9:15 p.m. County officer suggests try contacting doctor.

Aug. 3, 4:48 a.m. :  Woman in 2100 block of Green Valley Road is hearing noises outside, dogs barking. Caller requests officer to make sure boys aren't ripping her off.

July 26, 9:35 p.m.:  Male 911 caller in 200 block of State Road 46 West advises his two dogs are fighting in the living room, unable to separate them. Children are present in the residence but in a different room. Caller needs assistance. 9:43 p.m. County officer advises dogs are separated, no longer fighting. Officer advised caller he will need to find homes for the dogs or take them to the shelter himself.

July 24, 10:29 p.m. :  Woman in 4000 block of Hoover Road going to have a weenie roast.

July 22, 7:35 p.m. :  Female 911 caller in 5000 block of State Road 45, 19-year-old son has cut big toe off with lawn mower.

July 22, 5:53 p.m. :  Male 911 caller in 1500 block of Jackson Branch advises his son is swinging a machete at him; wants an officer.

July 21, 5:55 a.m. :  Male 911 caller reports horse riders, 135 South northbound from his residence, in middle of roadway. Cars slamming on brakes to keep from hitting them. 6:08 a.m. County officer reports horse just crashed with a car. Advises driver only has liability; no report needed. 6:22 a.m. Second county officer got horses corralled and passed on crash info.

July 19, 10:39 p.m. :  10:39 p.m. Man advises of a large bonfire behind residence on Owl Creek, second or third residence on left off Helmsburg, could not advise of address. Caller requests officer check it out. 10:53 p.m. County officer advises he checked the bonfire. It is not large but medium size. Subject is out with it and has water source available. Woman does not appear to be intoxicated enough for it to be a problem.

July 19, noon:  911 pocket dial. Phone in pocket while digging a hole.

July 19, 9:43 a.m. :  Female 911 caller advises of a dying raccoon along the side of Yellowwood Road. Dispatch gave her the phone number for South Region. 9:48 a.m. Same caller advises she called the DNR and they advised her to call the sheriff’s department reference dying raccoon.

July 18, 4:53 p.m. :  Female 911 caller in 6000 block of Ed Harsh Road keeps getting scam calls from “some idiot from Jamaica.” Caller wants it noted he said he would kill her if she told police he was calling. Dispatch told caller to have the phone company block the calls.

July 18, 3:14 p.m. :  Field nurse with home medical care company advises of a 71-year-old man with dementia in 9200 block of 135 North stealing over 100 items from cemeteries and putting them all in his front yard.

July 15, 9:01 p.m. :  911 caller asking if it was alright for a gentleman (to be) selling school books.

July 12, 5:44 p.m. :  Female 911 caller in 6800 block of Siebert Trail advises verbal domestic trouble with a man, physical before she called. Man threw a shoe. 10:48 p.m. Male 911 caller from 6800 block of Siebert Trail wants wife to leave him alone or leave.

July 12, 1:23 p.m. :  Man advises of uncontrolled burn, two-thirds way down Buffalo Drive. Flames appear to be 10 to 15 feet high. Requests officer check it out. 1:33 p.m. County officer advises flames are only about 1 foot tall.

July 10, 4:25 p.m. :  Woman in 7900 block of Ford Ridge or Wells Hill, she didn't know her address, requests officer call. A subject is cutting trees on her property.

July 10, 7:02 a.m. :  Man with the railroad reports train ran over two people on a bridge at Lake Lemon. 7:07 a.m. Same caller advises the train was on Shuffle Creek and two women were on the trestle and laid down between the rails. The train ran over them, they got up and got in a vehicle and left.

July 10, 12:40 a.m. :  Male 911 caller, two times, requests officer for drunk, belligerent girlfriend, possibly on drugs, in 9800 block of Green Road. 8:57 p.m. Male 911 caller in 9800 block of Green Road requests an officer reference intoxicated woman has thrown a rock and busted out the window.

July 9, 4:48 p.m. :  Woman, front desk manager at inn, reports neighbor harassing guests, cursing at them, honking horns, setting off bottle rockets. Requests officer meet.

July 9, 1:52 p.m. :  Woman in 1600 block of Curly Shingles Road requests welfare check on neighbor. She is intoxicated and walked into a neighbor's residence and took another neighbor's dog into her house.

July 9, 3:04 a.m. :  Female 911 caller in 4900 block of Second Street, Helmsburg, reports naked man beating on door, tore up screen door, then left walking up toward post office. 3:27 a.m. County officer reports one in custody. 3:28 p.m. Woman in 4900 block of Second Street reports the naked man had been in her residence in the middle of the night. No officer needed since he is already incarcerated; just wants it logged for now.

July 7, 6:28 p.m. :  Woman advises she received text reference man in 2400 block of Hornettown Road. Subject on drugs, hallicinating and talking nonsense. Subject has multiple warrants out of Johnson County. 7:35 p.m. County officer unable to locate subject. Will remain in area. 9:59 p.m. Male 911 caller in 2500 block of Hornettown advises man is outside screaming at the woods.

July 5, 12:01 a.m.:  911 call from forest lot advises subject from other campsite is threatening to stab their dog and them.

July 2, 8:14 p.m.:  Female 911 caller reports man driving red Pontiac urinating in roadway, State Road 45 just west of Bean Blossom.

July 2, 10 a.m.:  Man that lives in Gnaw Bone wants dispatch to call him if anyone calls and reports a swarm of bees. He wants them.

July 2, 9:07 a.m. :  Anonymous 911 caller advises she can hear screaming coming from residence on Hornettown Road, possibly 2400 block. 9:26 a.m. County officer in service; it was daughters arguing. Both have left for work.

July 1, 2:28 p.m. :  Woman advises suspicious white van along the roadway in 6800 block of Rinnie Seitz Road. Advises man and woman both out of vehicle. 2:56 p.m. Two county officers (with van) advise subject collecting rocks from creek and spouse was flagging traffic with a hankie. They will move van.

June 27, 12:39 p.m.:  Female 911 caller reports great-grandchild got stung by a wood bee. Caller made paste of baking soda and took the child to her parents. Caller wanted to be sure she did the right thing.

June 27, 4:51 a.m.:  Female 911 caller on Brown Hill Road requests lift assistance. Caller has fallen into her chair, has been stuck for five hours.

June 25, 11:19 p.m.:  Male 911 caller on Second Street, Helmsburg, requests officer reference neighbors mowing their grass.

June 24, 10:12 p.m.:  Woman in 3300 block of Cooks Hill reports someone attempting to break into outside barn. 10:33 p.m. County officer in service from Cooks Hill. Didn’t see anyone. He believes a limb fell down on the shed roof. Everything looked fine.

June 24, 4:52 a.m. :   Woman advises 46 East westbound, subject walking along side of road with dog pushing large blow-up Earth globe. Subject does have reflective vest on. 5:31 a.m. 911 caller advises of man walking on 46 East. Advised caller dispatch was aware of him and he was OK. Man was rude, advised he needed a flashlight and then hung up.

June 24, 12:35 a.m.:  Female 911 caller in 6400 block of Ed Harsh Road advises subject looking in her windows. Caller is in possession of a shotgun. Dispatch advised caller will call her back when officer is on scene. Advised officers do not approach until dispatcher has made contact with caller. 12:49 a.m. County officer arriving on Ed Harsh Road. Call caller, advise he is there and to set aside the gun.

June 22, 4:33 p.m.:  Shop owner advises man causing issues outside. Caller advises he is playing music too loudly and asking people for money.

June 22, 1:53 p.m.:  Man just wants it logged that there will probably be problems there tonight.

June 7, 10:59 p.m.:  EMS 7 requests officer reference man assaulted a minor with a cane (at music park).

June 7, 9:47 p.m.:  Woman requests an officer for domestic trouble, woman breaking furniture, choking the dog.

June 7, 4:35 p.m. :  County officer requests Cordry Ambulance to Cordry Lake dock for man with a hook in his finger.

June 6, 12:23 a.m.:  911 caller advises of a suspicious vehicle in the roadway screaming at another vehicle, a gold Ford Ranger.

Obituaries
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Betty (Zink) Bailey, 86, Morgantown
  

John W. Dine, 61, Morgantown
  Husband of Anne (Alexander) Dine of Morgantown

Timothy Matthias Lenges, 41, Indianapolis
  Son of Peter J. and Jewell Faith (Corbin) Lenges of Sweetwater Lake, Nineveh

  • September 1
    Labor Day weekend races at BC Dragway
    9 a.m, 11 a.m., 2 p.m. Brown County Dragway, 4396 W. Bransetter Road
  • September 1
    'The Hundred-Foot Journey' movie at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • September 2
    Magic club
    5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 2
    B.C. 4-H Council
    7 p.m. 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • September 2
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 2
    Chamber of Commerce
    8 a.m. Willow Manor, 72 Willow St.
  • September 2
    Nashville Redevelopment Commission CANCELED
    4:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 2
    CSCD Building Commission
    7 p.m. CSLOA Clubhouse, 8751 Nineveh Road
  • September 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • September 3
    Nashville Technical Review Committee
    1 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 3
    Hamblen Fire Protection District
    7 p.m. Hamblen Fire Station, 4650 Sweetwater Trail, Nineveh
  • September 3
    BC SWCD
    6:30 p.m. SWCD Office, 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • September 3
    Brown County Commissioners
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • September 3
    Woodworkers club
    7 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 4
    Go Club at the library
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 4
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • September 4
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 4
    CSCD Ecology Commission
    7 p.m. CSLOA Clubhouse, 8751 Nineveh Road
  • September 4
    Nashville Town Council
    6:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 4
    B.C. Election Board
    2:30 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • September 5
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • September 5
    Bean Blossom farmers market Friday
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, State roads 135 North and 45, Bean Blossom
  • September 5
    Garden club plant sale at farmer's market
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, State roads 135 North and 45, Bean Blossom
  • September 6
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 6
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • September 7
    Live fingerstyle at dance barn
    4:30 p.m., 6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • September 8
    BC Animal Control Board
    7 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 8
    Paper craft club organizes first meeting as part of county extension homemakers association
    5:30 p.m. Wishful Thinking, 150 Old School Way
  • September 9
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • September 9
    Friends of the Library: Author Perry to speak, sign books
    7 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 9
    Chamber of Commerce
    8 a.m. Willow Manor, 72 Willow St.
  • September 10
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • September 11
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • September 11
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 11
    Nashville Arts & Entertainment Commission
    10 a.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 12
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • September 12
    Bean Blossom farmers market Friday
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, State roads 135 North and 45, Bean Blossom
  • September 13
    Hoosier Hops and Harvest at Story Inn
    1 to 7 p.m. Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South
  • September 13
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 13
    Second Saturday Village Art Walk
    5 to 8 p.m. Downtown Nashville
  • September 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • September 13
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • September 13
    Raptor center fundraiser at Abe Martin Lodge
    5 to 9 p.m. Brown County State Park, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • September 15
    BC Commission on Public Records
    2 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 16
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 18
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • September 18
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 19
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • September 19
    Bean Blossom farmers market Friday
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, State roads 135 North and 45, Bean Blossom
  • September 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • October 2
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 11
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • October 11
    Second Saturday Village Art Walk
    5 to 8 p.m. Downtown Nashville
  • October 25
    BCSP Halloween activities
    5 to 6 p.m., 8 to 10 p.m. Brown County State Park, 1810 State Road 46 East