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Public Records

  • Owen District Court | Feb. 24, 2017

    Feb. 24, 2017

    Isaac Goematt, 1994, fourth-degree assault, continued to March 10.
    Katina Gordon, 1980, flagrant non-support, three counts of contempt of court, preliminary hearing set for March 10.

  • Looking Back | Feb. 22, 2017

    5 years ago
    Feb. 22, 2012
    Search begins for next high school principal

    A principal selection committee has been formed after Owen County High School Principal Danny Osborne was recently named the district’s director of curriculum and instruction.
    Owen County School District Superintendent David Raleigh said he hopes the community will become involved in the selection process.

  • Owen District Court | Feb. 22, 2017

    Feb. 17, 2017

    Jerid Burford, 1982, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, dismissed; drug paraphernalia, pleaded guilty, 365 days, conditionally discharged, court costs, $100 public attorney fee, $85 restitution.
    James Bryant Duvall, 1970, rear license not illuminated, proof shown; careless driving, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol, drug paraphernalia, bench trial set for March 3; failure to produce insurance card, proof shown.

  • Owen District Court | Feb. 15, 2017

    Feb. 10, 2017 

     

    Clifton Bass, theft by deception, contempt of court, pleaded guilty, restitution, fees and costs.

    Jerid Burford, 1982, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia, preliminary hearing set for Feb. 17.

  • Looking Back | Feb. 8, 2017

    5 years ago

    Feb. 8, 2012

    Downhill from here

     

    Most people do what they can to avoid driving in icy conditions. When they are caught on slick roads, they typically don’t travel at high speeds in vehicles without brakes.

    One Owen County resident spent the winter of 2012 doing quite the opposite. 

  • Owen District Court | Feb. 8, 2017

    Bobby C. Beckley, 1955, contempt of court, pay or stay.

    Bobby Carol Beckley, 1955, third-degree burglary, receiving stolen property under $10,000, preliminary hearing set for Feb. 10. 

    Ethan Bradford, 1992, first-degree possession of controlled substance, heroin, drug paraphernalia, probable cause established, transferred to grand jury.

  • January Property Transfers

    James R. Haynes Estate and Wanda L. Langdon Executrix to Michael S. and Elizabeth A. Barcus, lot 147 and 148, Hide-A-Way Hills Subdivision, $10,000.

    Eric B. Long to Melinda Gray, lots 10, 11 and 12, Eagle Creek Subdivision, $100.

    Gary W. Alcorn and Michelle S. Alcorn to Michelle S. Alcorn, two parcels of land, lots 7 and 8, Evan Wood Estates Subdivision. 

  • Looking Back | Feb. 1, 2017

     5 years ago

    Feb. 1, 2012

    Owen Co. may lose a voting precinct: low turnout could force Bethany to close

     

    Owen County could soon lose one voting precinct following changes in population according to data from the 2010 U.S. Census.

  • Looking Back | Jan. 25, 2017

     Jan. 25, 2012

    5 years ago

    Rebels head to All ‘A’ State tournament after winning championship over Walton-Verona: ‘A’ great achievement

     

    The Owen County Rebels were expected to play an unscheduled road game Jan. 26. None of them were complaining.

  • Looking Back | Jan. 11, 2017

    Jan. 11, 2012
    5 years ago
    Group steps in to help meet the needs

    The holidays may be over, but members of Monterey Baptist Church hope to keep the season of giving alive throughout the upcoming weeks.
    During a planning meeting this past fall, Marsha Derringer came up with the idea of the 12 Weeks of Christmas for Meeting the Needs. Meeting the Needs, a ministry that started in 2005, is a faith-based, non-profit organization. Volunteers from local churches help families who are in crisis with food, clothing and other emergency situations.