Friday, December 14, 2018
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Police: Teen exchanged gunfire with officers before apparent suicide

Indiana State Police released more information Thursday afternoon (Dec. 13) about a fatal shooting at Dennis Intermediate School on Richmond's west side. The active shooting incident at about 8 a.m. Thursday has resulted in the...

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Thursday, December 13th

Our story is being continuously updated - please click on our story link here throughout the day for early information on the school shooting situation this morning in Richmond. Police have confirmed a teen suspect has died in the incident. bit.ly/2LhgEZd ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 12th

Wayne County Commissioners have called a special public meeting for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13 to consider action on EMS service for the county.
Those who are interested in the topic are encouraged to attend the meeting at the administration building (sometimes called the annex) next to the courthouse at 401 E. Main St., Richmond.
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Wednesday, December 12th

Wayne County's Salvation Army still has 21 Angel Tree tags for local kids in need at the holidays.

If you would like to choose an angel, stop by the Citadel at 707 S. A St., Richmond, between 9 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays (please call 765-966-7791 before stopping by between noon-1 p.m. to make sure someone can help you during the lunch break).

The staff are hoping to get presents collected by Monday at the latest. The organization serves children throughout the county.
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Tuesday, December 11th

Click on our link to read about as many as 200 new jobs being created in Wayne County in the next few years by an auto parts manufacturer. bit.ly/2rugNiK ... See MoreSee Less

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Sunday, December 9th

We apologize for a technical glitch Friday on our website that wouldn't allow it to be opened. We have just posted some obituaries online that you won't want to miss for both the Western Wayne News and Nettle Creek Gazette. Visit our website at hmgccity.com. ... See MoreSee Less

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Friday, December 7th

Check out our photo gallery from Christmas in Centerville on our website! Some photos were featured in the Dec. 5 edition of Western Wayne News, available on store racks now. Click here for the photo gallery link: bit.ly/2Qj2QTE ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday, December 6th

Click our link to see our photo gallery of Lincoln High School students packing boxes for Operation Christmas Child! bit.ly/2E79cOX ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday, December 6th

Please click on the blue link to read more of our story, titled "Car crash sends 2 children to hospital." bit.ly/2E6064I ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday, December 6th

Pick up a copy of both of our papers to curl up with at home tonight on a snowy evening! ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 5th

We have some sad news to report tonight in Hagerstown. Please click the link to read what we've learned from Sheriff Jeff Cappa. hmgccity.com/state-police-confirm-id-on-remains-found-in-hagerstown/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 5th

Check out the goodies prepared for tonight's event at Golay Community Center!Just a little preparation for Santa’s arrival tonight, for Cookies & Cocoa with Santa!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 5th

Click to read more about this area crash that claimed the life of a Connersville woman. An Indiana State Police investigator from Centerville was part of the team responding to the accident. hmgccity.com/connersville-woman-dies-after-head-on-crash/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 5th

Because the post office is closed today in tribute to late President George H.W. Bush, delivery of copies of Western Wayne News and Nettle Creek Gazette that were mailed yesterday will be delayed a day. If you're eager to check out our news, please pick up a copy at one of these local stores! We've just added some more locations in Fountain City, Richmond and Centerville. ... See MoreSee Less

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Tuesday, December 4th

NOTICE of street closing tonight in Centerville - McMinn Rd. (from US 40 to Water Street)

Please be aware that beginning at approximately 6:00pm on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 McMinn Road from US40 to Water Street will be closed to traffic until further notice. (Access will be available to residents of this section only).

Any questions, please contact the office during regular business hours – Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm. (765) 855-5515
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Saturday, December 1st

Check out our story about this Wayne County crash that occurred after a driver fled a sheriff's deputy, Indiana State Police said.
hmgccity.com/police-fleeing-vehicle-crashes-injuring-3/
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Police: Teen exchanged gunfire with officers before apparent suicide

Indiana State Police released more information Thursday afternoon (Dec. 13) about a fatal shooting at Dennis Intermediate School on Richmond's west side. The active shooting incident at about 8 a.m. Thursday has resulted in the...

Nettle Creek Gazette Facebook

Wednesday, December 12th

Wayne County Commissioners have called a special public meeting for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13 to consider action on EMS service for the county.
Those who are interested in the topic are encouraged to attend the meeting at the administration building (sometimes called the annex) next to the courthouse at 401 E. Main St., Richmond.
... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 12th

Wayne County's Salvation Army still has 21 Angel Tree tags for local kids in need at the holidays.

If you would like to choose an angel, stop by the Citadel at 707 S. A St., Richmond, between 9 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays (please call 765-966-7791 before stopping by between noon-1 p.m. to make sure someone can help you during the lunch break).

The staff are hoping to get presents collected by Monday at the latest. The organization serves children throughout the county.
... See MoreSee Less

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Sunday, December 9th

We apologize for a technical glitch Friday on our website that wouldn't allow it to be opened. We have just posted some obituaries online that you won't want to miss for both the Nettle Creek Gazette and Western Wayne News. Visit our website at hmgccity.com. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday, December 6th

Merry Christmas from the hard hitting press corps at the Nettle Creek Gazette. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday, December 6th

Pick up a copy of both of our papers to curl up with at home tonight on a snowy evening! Or, give us a call at (765) 478-5448 for a subscription - they make great gifts for loved ones or for yourself! ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, December 5th

Because the post office is closed today in tribute to late President George H.W. Bush, delivery of copies of Nettle Creek Gazette and Western Wayne News that were mailed yesterday will be delayed a day. If you're eager to check out our news, please pick up a copy at one of these local stores! We've just added some more locations in Fountain City, Richmond and Centerville. ... See MoreSee Less

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Friday, November 30th

Be aware of this scam alert from Reid Health.Reid Health is alerting residents of an apparent scam attempt in which people are being asked for personal information -- like Social Security numbers -- from callers who say they are with Reid. Staff cannot actually access more than the last four digits of that number. Anyone receiving a call is urged not to comply with the request. The calls are apparently another twist on a similar scam where callers pretend to be with the Internal Revenue Service or other organizations. ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, November 28th

Hometown Media Group owns Wayne County's two weekly newspapers - the Western Wayne News and the Nettle Creek Gazette. The papers are growing in popularity, content and readership. As a result, HMG has added sites to purchase individual copies, as you can see below. With 24 convenient locations, papers may now be purchased in Richmond, Centerville, Fountain City, Cambridge City, Hagerstown, Milton and Dublin. (please share as the office continually gets calls about where one can buy the papers)
These two sister papers have news from different areas of the county, but both are locally focused and provide insight into a multitude of activities in Wayne County and the surrounding areas.
Visit one of the businesses below, or subscribe (765-478-5448 or www.hmgccity.com), to have one or both papers mailed directly to your home for an extremely affordable rate. The newspapers also make thoughtful and unique gift ideas! Happy holidays!
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Wednesday, November 28th

Dance With Cindy

Hometown Christmas Show

Saturday, December 1, 2018

10:30 AM Elementary gym



The studio will be open after the show on Saturday until 1:00 PM for anyone who would like to see if it all looks the same (it does).



There’s a new shirt to celebrate all 50 Dance With Cindy recitals!

To place your order, contact Shellie at The Logo Shoppe

765-489-3030 or thelogoshoppe@comcast.net.

Deadline: December 10

$14 small child thru x-large adult

(larger sizes are also available)
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Monday, November 26th

Have you thought about sponsoring a local child at the holidays? Learn more about Golay Community Center's Angel Tree below.Our Angel Tree is full!! If you would like to sponsor an Angel stop by and pick yours out. Then fill out the sponsor form at the front receptionist desk. Gifts are due back by December 9th. Thank you!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Saturday, November 24th

Support ALL-LOCAL NEWS on Small Business Saturday! Please consider buying a subscription for a friend or family member to Nettle Creek Gazette, Western Wayne News, or both! A gift announcement will be included in the recipient's first edition.
Annual subscriptions are $35 in Wayne County, $40 within Indiana or $45 out of state to receive one of the print papers via mailbox weekly. Digital-only subscriptions are $35, which include both the WWN and NCG.
Mail a check to 26 W. Church St., Cambridge City, IN 47327, sign up at hmgccity.com, or call us between 9-5 Tuesday-Friday at (765) 478-5448 to pay with a credit or debit card.
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Thursday, November 22nd

Happy Thanksgiving! Our office is closed Thursday for our employees to be with their families, but will re-open at 9 a.m. Friday. Papers are available at our retail sites, including convenience stores, grocery stores, Reid Health's Café at Twelve Hundred, CVS/pharmacy, etc., in Cambridge City, Centerville, Richmond, Hagerstown, Dublin and Milton. Check their holiday hours before visiting today. ... See MoreSee Less

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Wednesday, November 21st

Happy Thanksgiving! Make sure to pick up a copy of our papers for great stories and helpful Black Friday ads. You'll find responses from local kids sharing what they are thankful for this year! Both papers also have different Thanksgiving puzzles you'll want to try! ... See MoreSee Less

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Cambridge City
scattered clouds
43.3 ° F
48 °
37.4 °
100 %
2.5mph
40 %
Fri
46 °
Sat
42 °
Sun
46 °
Mon
36 °
Tue
30 °