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  • Sullivan girls basketball camp

    Sullivan girls basketball camp


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    Contributed photo: Sullivan High School girls basketball coach Julie Meeks and SHS player-coaches hosted a camp for girls in incoming grades K-1 in June, including, front, from left, Kyla Cook, Hayden Cox, Gracelyn Stearley, Sophia Phegley, Lilly McCammon, Ava Ridge, Jalynn Grimes and Jayla Pirtle; and, back, players Carly Brown, Whitnee Newby, Ashley Durall, Courtney Craig, Lindsey Hatch, Sydney Akers, Reagan Holeman and Meeks.  Not pictured is Hayden Followell.

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  • Girls basketball camp at Sullivan

    Girls basketball camp at Sullivan


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    Contributed photo: Sullivan High School girls basketball coach Julie Meeks and SHS player-coaches hosted a camp for girls in incoming grades 2-3 in June, including, front, from left, Avari Kelley, Ally McKinney, Mercedes Ferree, Zoe Torrance, Rainey McCammon, Lily Hawkins, Addie Fosdick and Bryley Phegley; middle, Kadance West, Makenna Day, Madison Miller, Kensley Wiltermood, Izzie Jenkins, Kinley Mason, Briley Jones and Emmarie Earley; and, back, player-coaches Carly Brown, Whitnee Newby, As...

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  • SCPL Freedom Festival kicks off Friday night

    SCPL Freedom Festival kicks off Friday night


    By: Times staff report

    The annual Sullivan County Park and Lake Freedom Festival will begin Friday, with its fireworks display scheduled for Saturday.Friday events begin at 5 p.m. with food and market vendors, capped with a performance by the Jake Hoult Band from 8 to 11.Saturday, though, is the festival’s main day, with various events scheduled, including the annual fireworks display, which is set to begin at dusk.Lana Alexander, the SCPL officer manager, said that after 7 p.m. on Saturday, the entrance admi...

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  • 4th of July program slated for Monday on square

    4th of July program slated for Monday on square


    By: Times staff report

    The Sullivan American Legion Post 139 will host its fourth annual Fourth of July program, starting at 10:30 a.m. Monday.The ceremony will take place next to the veterans’ monument on the southwestern corner of the Sullivan County Courthouse square.Local Boy Scout Troop 130 will raise the flags, followed by Diana Ross, who will perform the National Anthem.Paul McGlasson, the pastor at the Sullivan First Presbyterian Church will give the invocation..Prior to patriotic music provided by Da...

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  • ISP forensic scientist in Orr murder trial: Threads found in truck similar to sweater wrapped around

    ISP forensic scientist in Orr murder trial: Threads found in truck similar to sweater wrapped around


    By: Harold Bosstick

    A forensic scientist employed by the Indiana State Police told jurors in the Johnus Orr murder trial that fibers found in a vehicle he reportedly used around the same time as the alleged victim’s disappearance had fiber that were similar to those from a sweater found wrapped around the victim’s neck.When questioned by Sullivan County Prosecutor John Springer, the scientist, Robert Orr — not related to the defendant, who is accused of killing his pregnant stepsister Tiffanie...

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  • Murder Trial: Family, friend, SCPD chief describe day of alleged victim's disappearance, volatile fa

    Murder Trial: Family, friend, SCPD chief describe day of alleged victim's disappearance, volatile fa


    By: Harold Bosstick

    The relationship between a Sullivan man and the pregnant stepsister he is accused of murdering were the main focus of family members, a friend of the defendant and the Sullivan City Police Department chief during testimony Wednesday morning.Johnus Luke Orr faces two murder charges for allegedly killing Tiffanie Adams and her unborn — but viable, prosecution has argued — son in November 2014.And, in the third day of the trial Wednesday, Tiffany’s father Bruce Adams, her mothe...

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  • Prosecution presents text evidence from Orr, Adams' phones

    Prosecution presents text evidence from Orr, Adams' phones


    By: Andrew Krull

    Sullivan County Prosecutor John Springer entered evidence during Johnus Orr’s murder trial in Sullivan Superior Court of text messages between a phone alleged to be Tiffanie Adams’ and recovered from Sullivan Lake and one belonging to Johnus Orr around the time that the state alleges Adams went missing on Nov. 5, 2014.The state alleges that Orr killed Adams, his stepsister, on that day, with Springer previously saying that cellphone evidence would play a large part at trial. Durin...

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