November term of Clinton Circuit Court held last week

Posted November 11, 2015 at 2:01 pm

A monthly term of Clinton Circuit Court was conducted last Thursday, November 5 with Circuit Judge David L. Williams presiding.

The following cases are those in which sentencing was conducted, agreements reached, trial dates scheduled, or official court ruling made:

* Sentencing was held in the case of Commonwealth vs. Joseph Paul Coop, pursuant to a jury trial conducted in Clinton Circuit Court October 5 and 6. The court overruled motions for judgment notwithstanding the verdict and a motion for an appeal bond.

The jury found the defendant guilty of possession of a controlled substance first degree and the court followed the recommendation of the jury and sentenced the defendant to three years. He will receive credit for time served.

The charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and persistent

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    New members to ‘The Wall’

    Posted November 18, 2015 at 2:59 pm

    Two former players were inducted into the Wall of Fame Friday night during Clinton County’s Meet the Bulldogs event. Above left, Sheldon Harlan received his plaque from Athletic Director Mike Beard. At

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    Recycling program up and running

    Posted November 18, 2015 at 2:59 pm

    The Clinton County recycling program is now up and running, the main center is open and four recycle compartmentalized trailers are set up taking recyclable products from all local residents who wish to participate.

    The project began several months ago when the

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    School board meets Monday

    Posted November 18, 2015 at 2:57 pm

    Clinton County Board of Education held its monthly business session Monday, November 16 with all active board members present.

    The board first recognized Tina Langford, former teacher/principal upon her recent retirement from the school district. They then recognized former fourth district Board

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    County Solid Waste Coordinator named

    Posted November 18, 2015 at 2:56 pm

    Clinton County Fiscal Court, in lieu of its regular monthly meeting that was cancelled, held a special call meeting last Friday morning, November 13 with five of six members present.

    The court dealt with budget amendments and the hiring of a new

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    A smoother road to better health

    Posted November 11, 2015 at 3:11 pm

    A crew from Gaddie-Shamrock put the finishing touches on a new blacktop surface last week at the Mountain View Recreation Park walking track that surrounds the facility. The project was a combined effort of several local contributors,

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    Clinton Grand Jury returns true bills last week

    Posted November 11, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    The Clinton County Grand Jury convened last Thursday, November 5 and returned the following indictments in open Circuit Court:

    * William T. Brown, the alleged offenses of manufacturing methamphetamine, Class B felony; possession of a controlled substance first degree, Class D felony;

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