Letters An abuse of police powers To the editor: I read with interest the articles in the June 6 Plain Talk about the "stings" that have been conducted by the Vermillion Police under the leadership of Police Chief Art Mabry, and completely agree that stings serve no purpose except to … Read Article


Obituaries Charles Bartholomew Charles J. Bartholomew, 19, of Volin, died Wednesday, June 18, 2003 at his friend's residence. He was born on Jan. 1, 1984 to Lee and Barbara (Sylvester) Bartholomew in Las Vegas, NV. Burial of ashes will be at a later date in Las Vegas. Iverson-Siecke Funeral Home … Read Article

For the Record

For the Record June 13-19, 2003 Derrick Petersen, 919 W. Chestnut St., Vermillion: Fail to obey lawful order; $40 plus costs; Disorderly conduct, $53 plus costs. Ryan W. Steever, 948 Sunset Dr., Vermillion: Disorderly house, $53 plus costs. Mindi J. Kieffer, 1207 Roosevelt St., Vermillion: Give person alcohol ages 18-21 … Read Article