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Nov. 13, 11:43 a.m. :  Female caller advises utility company has Clay Lick Road partially closed at Gatesville Road; no flagger out. Requests officer to area; advises they are in between hills. 4:17 p.m. Male caller requests officer pass through area of 4700 block of Gatesville Road. Utility work going on, no flaggers. Sent school bus into oncoming traffic. 4:28 p.m. County officer out on Gatesville Road. 4:31 p.m. County officer spoke to supervisor; he will get a couple guys out to start flagging.

Nov. 13, 1:32 p.m. :  Male 911 caller advises possible intoxicated driver, blue or silver pickup on State Road 135 North, north of Bean Blossom. All over roadway. 1:36 p.m. Town officer out with pickup at at overlook. 1:38 p.m. Town officer checked, OK. Driver had a book fall on floor of vehicle.

Nov. 12, 9:07 p.m. :  Female 911 caller requests welfare check of owner of market. Advises there is a blue van there with white package on top that she has never seen. 9:36 p.m. County officer reports vehicle ran out of gas. Everything checks OK.

Nov. 11, 7:33 p.m.:  Female caller in 300 block of Kelp Grove Road advises there is a stray dog who will not leave her residence. Advises dog is brown and friendly. Message left for Animal Control.

Nov. 11, 7:33 p.m. :  Female caller in 300 block of Kelp Grove Road advises there is a stray dog who will not leave her residence. Advises dog is brown and friendly. Message left for Animal Control.

Nov. 11, 1:28 p.m. :  Male caller in 6600 block of Groundhog Drive wants to report a suspicious man from yesterday. Dispatch advised they would have officer call him.

Nov. 11, 12:31 p.m. :  Female caller in 4500 block of Covered Bridge Road requests officer check the bridge for damage done by a box truck that just went over it. She doesn't know which way the truck went on State Road 135.
12:42 p.m. County officer made call to woman, on scene at covered bridge.

Nov. 11, 11:48 a.m. :  Female caller in 8500 block of Gold Point Road reported a few days ago mailbox vandalism. She advised today there were several mailboxes vandalized on Gold Point Road per her mailperson.

Nov. 11, 10:23 a.m. :  Cellphone caller advises the stop sign at Fox's Corner has been knocked down and a vehicle almost hit them due to no sign.
10:34 a.m. County officer was able to get the sign chained up to a tree.

Nov. 10, 7:32 p.m.:  Female caller advises that she is still waiting for officer reference property damage accident. Dispatch advises there was another accident near her location and that the officers went to that location and left.

Nov. 10, 7:26 p.m.:  911 caller from state park has dead battery, requests tow truck for a jump. Tow truck company will be en route to maroon Avalon at overlook south of north tower. 7:37 p.m. 911 call from man with dead battery at state park checking on ETA of wrecker.

Nov. 10, 3:52 p.m. :  911 male caller from distillery advises of a verbal dispute in parking lot. 4:01 p.m. County officer advises all is OK at distillery, verbal only between mother and son, subjects left for home in Columbus.

Oct. 27, 2:45 p.m. :  County officer advises he received call reference suspicious subjects camping at music park.

Oct. 26, 3:33 p.m. :  Woman reports she locked her keys in her car in lot behind Artist Colony Inn. Town officer gave her a card and told her to call when she was ready to leave, but he isn’t answering the phone.

Oct. 25, 4:39 p.m.:  Man in 800 block of Clay Lick Road advises two motorcycles trespassing at neighbors’ hay field in same block. 4:55 p.m. County officer (on Clay Lick) spoke with subjects, juveniles on own property riding dirt bikes. Believes caller is confused as to where property line is.

Oct. 25, 2:43 p.m.:  Two 911 calls. Woman advises she is stuck in traffic on 46 East coming toward Nashville. Advises she is near 3600 block of State Road 46 and that vehicles are passing on right shoulder. 2:50 p.m. Male 911 caller on 46 East toward Nashville advises traffic at standstill. Informed caller there was no crash, just excess traffic.

Oct. 25, 12:04 p.m. :  Male 911 caller in 6100 block of North Shore Drive advises of two male subjects refusing to leave his property. Vehicle is on shared drive. Subjects have permission from neighbor to be there but not caller. Gives plate number. 12:24 p.m. Man advises he is the second half of the dispute on North Shore Drive. He will be standing by waiting to speak with officer also. Advised all is OK; there is no verbal or physical at this time. 1:17 p.m. County officer (on North Shore) spoke with all subjects involved, including both property owners. Civil dispute over who can/can’t use ramp for boat/water access. No laws broken.

Oct. 24, 9:02 p.m. :  Female 911 caller requests officer at music park for fight that is no longer physical. Caller advises five men jumped one of her actors.

Oct. 22, 3:24 p.m. :  Anonymous caller advises a white police car is driving left of center on State Road 135 in Fruitdale, headed south.

Oct. 22, 3:25 a.m. :  Animal Control officer advised of two vehicles in the area of State Road 45 at the railroad tracks out shining flashlights around. 3:40 a.m. County officer reports one vehicle is assisting another off the road on State Road 45.

Oct. 21, 9:04 p.m. :  911 caller on Ogle Road reports neighbor is burning something that smells really bad. 9:37 p.m. County officer changing location to property of person burning material.

Oct 21, 4:29 p.m.:  Male caller on Jackson Branch Ridge Road reports someone dumping trash on his road and they left personal mail in the bags. 5:54 p.m. County officer collected identifiers of who person who threw trash out. They will be disposing of the rest of it.

Oct. 20, 7:50 p.m.:  Town officer calls to advise of vacuum salesman in Fruitdale area in dark-colored SUV.

Oct. 19 , 2:02 p.m.:  Man advises of ATVs in 800 block of Clay Lick; advises they are not supposed to be there. 2:11 p.m. County officer in service (from Clay Lick); advises they have permission.

Oct. 19, 12:34 p.m.:  Man reports people blocking traffic, trying to collect for parking, at Van Buren and gas station.

Oct. 19, 2:20 a.m. :  911 caller would like a ride to Bloomington. Dispatch transferred caller to Bartholomew County; 911 showed he was in 1600 block of California St. in Columbus. Caller possibly intoxicated.

Oct. 18, 9:28 p.m. :  Caller would like an officer to go by restaurant and ask them to turn down the music. 9:38 p.m. Town officer talked to the manager. They agreed to turn the music down.

Oct. 18, 7:03 p.m. :  Male 911 caller advises he is on a trail by the north tower and found a bicycle leaned up against a tree with no rider. Caller advised he went up and down the trail but found no one around. 7:06 p.m. 911 caller, guys from park bike trail calling to give their phone number. 8:30 p.m. South Region advises bike has been there for a while. Everything is fine by the north tower.

Oct. 18, 6:50 p.m. :  Caller complaint about excessive speeding on Lick Creek. Speed limit should be posted.

Oct. 17, 7:02 p.m. :  911 caller asking if there was an Amber Alert. Said a guy and a girl looked suspicious at the drug store.

Oct. 16, 7:04 p.m.:  Caller almost hit phone truck working on Harrison Ridge. Workers do not have cones out. Dispatch contacted phone company. They can’t contact workers. 7:42 p.m. County officer in service (from Harrison Ridge). Said phone company had flashing lights on in the trucks and cones out with safety vest on. No problem.

Oct 16, 1 p.m. :  911 caller advises of red truck on 135 North crossing railroad tracks with red lights on top running fast. Dispatch advised county has an emergency run and it’s probably a first responder.

Oct. 13, 11:12 a.m. :  Woman advises semi and horse trailer on Seelmaer Hill need assistance. Vehicles are having a hard time getting by coming from the opposite direction. 11:26 a.m. County officer advised by an individual that horse trailer got off road meeting semi. There is a 4x4 attempting to pull out horse trailer. Road is blocked from both directions right now. 11:39 a.m. County officer reports the trailer is pulled out of ditch. Officer is going to follow semi for a ways on 135 South. Semi has a wide load sign on it. Going to make sure they get through 135 South OK. 11:45 a.m. County officer got the vehicle to Stone Head.

Oct. 12, 6:38 p.m. :  Abandoned 911 caller. Upon call back, subject advised found dog in the road just north of the dug cut, almost caused an accident. Caller will take dog to shelter.

Oct. 12, 4:02 p.m.:  Man in 1300 block of Dunaway reports a white van parked on his property. It was turned the opposite way yesterday and the windows have cardboard in them. Caller’s neighbor advised he saw a woman around the van. Caller requests it be checked out. 4:56 p.m. County officer (on Dunaway) advises subjects are man and his wife and they are hunting. Officer will be checking with complainant to make sure they are allowed to be there. 5:02 p.m. County officer reports complainant OK with hunters.

Oct. 12, 9:27 a.m. :  Man reports uncle’s bull, red with white face, is loose on Green Road/Upper Salt Creek area.

Oct. 8, 6:48 p.m.:  Female 911 caller reports 18-year-old grandson is 1.5 hours late to meet her in town. Boy went for a drive in red/maroon Ford Taurus, gives license plate. 7 p.m. Female 911 caller reports grandson returned. He is fine.

Oct. 8, 3:26 p.m.:  Male 911 caller in 1000 block of 135 South requests officer reference neighbor who is intoxicated, harassing him. 3:52 p.m. County officer (on 135 South) reports verbal disagreement on a civil matter. 4:14 p.m. Male 911 caller (from 3:26 p.m.) advises woman has been out three times since officer left, yelling.

Oct 7, 6:57 p.m. :  Male 911 caller worried about coming storm.

Oct. 7, 2:43 p.m. :  Man requests officer meet him in 7800 block of Bean Blossom Road reference older teenagers at a rental he is at for the week. The two drove back by the hot tub and sat in a vehicle and when approached they said they were looking to rent the residence. Caller’s wife advised them to call rental company. They returned and were asking more questions. Caller is concerned for his family. He will call or have wife call with vehicle and clothing description. 3:06 p.m. County officer spoke to renter. Two men and one woman in a blue Focus left approximately 10 to 15 minutes ago. Dispatched relayed information to county officer.

Oct. 6, 9:05 p.m.:  Female 911 caller advises Helmsburg Road just south of Morrison, three cars off the road with six people standing outside with flashlights. 9:17 p.m. County officer in service; advises they were Duke Energy trucks.

Oct. 6, 3:49 p.m.:  County officer advises he was approached in lobby by woman reference property-damage crash stating she struck a telephone pole with her vehicle side mirror in 3500 block of Greasy Creek Road approximately 3:10 and arrived at Law Enforcement Center at 3:30.

Oct. 5, 10:09 p.m.:  911 caller requests that music park's noise be logged. 10:10 p.m. Man advises there is loud music coming from the music park. 10:30 p.m. County officer reports band at music park is done for the night. Two officers in service.

Oct. 5, 5:36 p.m.:  Woman who reported speeding, reckless driving on 46 West called to thank everyone for working together and pulling over the car she reported.

Oct. 3, 8:50 a.m.:  Woman requests dispatch notify South Region of a dead owl on Dunaway Road by Railroad Road.

Oct. 3, 12:43 a.m.:  Woman requests to speak to an officer reference her vehicle has been stolen. 12:51 a.m. County officer talked to woman; purple four-door 1996 Cadillac is missing. Officer will be en route to 2100 block of Green Valley Road. 1:01 a.m. County officer reports no Cadillac Green Valley residence; en route to Helmsburg. 1:06 a.m. Woman called to say she didn't want to report the car stolen anymore. It showed back up. 1:12 a.m. County officer reports man returned Cadillac to woman, got into red Grand Prix with another man.

Sept. 29, 10:47 a.m.:  Administration advises possible intoxicated 80-year-old woman in maroon Subaru Outback headed from Gatesville to pharmacy or liquor store. 11:17 a.m. County officer at pharmacy parking lot, unable to locate vehicle. 11:21 a.m. County officer advises there is a maroon Subaru in gas station parking lot. Went inside and did not find anyone matching description.

Sept. 28, 3:20 p.m.:  County officer reports parking attendant at restaurant advises him of subject riding dirt bike in school parking lot. 3:23 p.m. County officer in service. Subject was selling dirt bike and the buyer wanted to test it out first.

Sept 28, 1:36 p.m.:  Female 911 caller in 2400 block of Country Club Road requests officer for subjects on the other side of the woods shooting. 2:08 p.m. County officer in service from Country Club. Advises subjects are shooting in a safe manner.

Sept. 28, 12:12 a.m.:  Caller reports four teens in dark clothing walking east on 46 in Gnaw Bone near apartments.

Obituaries
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Eddie E. “Hoss” Wilkerson II, 42, Pendleton
  Native of Brown County, 1991 graduate of BCHS

James E. (Jim) Robinson, 76, Bedford
  Former chief deputy of police for the town of Nashville

Josephine Lee Cueto, 62, Morgantown
  Daughter of Priscilla Burgmeier of Nashville

  • November 27
    Thanksgiving dinner
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • November 27
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • November 28
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 28
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • November 28
    'St. Vincent' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 28
    'A Tuna Christmas' dinner theater at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 29
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 29
    'St. Vincent' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 29
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 30
    'St. Vincent' at the Playhouse
    7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 30
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    2 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 1
    BC Commissioners
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • December 1
    Gnaw Bone Sewage District
    5:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 1
    BC 4-H Council
    7 p.m. 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • December 2
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 2
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • December 2
    Nashville Redevelopment Commission CANCELED
  • December 2
    CSCD Building Commission
    7 p.m. CSLOA Clubhouse, 8751 Nineveh Road
  • December 2
    BC Chamber of Commerce
    8 a.m. Willow Manor, 72 Willow St.
  • December 2
    Boys Varsity Wrestling
    7 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 3
    Woodworkers Club
    7 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 3
    BC Local Emergency Planning Committee
    9 a.m. Ambulance Base, 53 State Road 46 East
  • December 3
    BC Soil & Water District
    5 p.m. SWCD Office, 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 4
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 4
    CSCD Ecology Commission
    7 p.m. CSLOA Clubhouse, 8751 Nineveh Road
  • December 4
    Boys Freshman Basketball
    6 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 4
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 5
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 5
    Children's fund annual auction
    6 p.m. Out of the Ordinary, 61 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 5
    Boys JV, Varsity Basketball
    6 p.m., 7:30 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 5
    'A Tuna Christmas' dinner theater at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 6
    Church schedules drive-thru Nativity
    6 to 8 p.m. New Life Comm. Church, 1450 State Road 135 North
  • December 6
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 6
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 6
    Girls JV, Varsity Basketball
    1 p.m., 2:30 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 6
    Boys JV, Varsity Basketball
    4:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 6
    'The Polar Express' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 6
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 7
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    2 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 8
    BC Animal Control Board
    7 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 8
    Boys Freshman Basketball
    6 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 9
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 9
    Nashville Parking & Public Facilities
    6 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • December 9
    CSCD Roads, Security commissions
    6 p.m., 7:30 p.m. CSCD Office, 8377 Cordry Drive; CSLOA Clubhouse, 8751 Nineveh Road
  • December 9
    BC 4-H Fair Board
    7 p.m. 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • December 9
    Girls JV, Varsity Basketball
    6 p.m., 7:30 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 10
    Hamblen Fire District
    7 p.m. Hamblen Fire Station, 4650 Sweetwater Trail, Nineveh
  • December 10
    Local Coordinating Council
    8 a.m. Comm. Corrections Office, Suite B, lower level of Veterans Building, 902 Deer Run Lane,
  • December 10
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 10
    Boys Freshman Basketball
    6 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • December 11
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 12
    Widowed group plans Christmas party
    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
    BCSP Christmas bird count slated
    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
    'A Tuna Christmas' dinner theater at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • December 13
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 14
    'A Tuna Christmas' at the Playhouse
    2 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 16
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    6:30 p.m. BC Intermediate School, 260 School House Lane