Crime and Courts

Several waive preliminary hearings in Tuesday session of circuit court

Waiving preliminary hearings Tuesday in the Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court were Andrew Lane Epperson of Laredo, David Clay-Austin Travis of Spickard, James Lewellen, and Ricky Eugene Shoemaker—both of Trenton.  Each was bound over for arraignments September 6th in Division One of the circuit court. Epperson, from a February 1st arrest, faces charges of driving […]


Infant secured in safety seat spared injury in crash east of Chillicothe

A Richmond woman was injured in a traffic accident yesterday afternoon four miles east of Chillicothe. The highway patrol reports 42-year-old Angela Stith was a passenger in a sports utility vehicle that had turned onto eastbound U-S Highway 36 when it was struck by an eastbound pickup causing Ms. Stith to receive moderate injuries. She was […]