The convicted sex offender Gibson County Sheriff's Deputies were looking for has been found. 36 year old Richard H Goheen of rural Owensville is charged with failure to appear on charges of failure to register as a sex offender. When officer went to the address for him on the sex offender registry list he was not there, but deputies say he was located Thursday in Warrick County and is now being held in the Gibson County Jail.
The Newburgh man charged with child seduction in Gibson County sees his trial moved back. Arguments in the case against former Wood Memorial High School teacher Kyle Scott were scheduled to begin December 10th, but a progress hearing Thursday sees the trial now set to start January 15th. The 34 year old Scott was charged earlier this year after state police investigated a complaint the he had an inappropriate relationship with a student. The school district had already fired him when that investigation started.
Girl's basketball tonight: Princeton at Gibson Southern. Wood Memorial's on the road at Pike Central. South Knox plays at Washington Catholic. North Posey travels to Mount Vernon. Boonville hosts Evansville Memorial. Vincennes Lincoln hosts Mater Dei.
College basketball this weekend: Wabash Valley College basketball teams will be at home Saturday when they host Southeastern Illinois from Harrisburg. The women will tip off at 5:30 and the men will follow at 7:30 at the James S. Spencer Sports Center.
Also Saturday: The Mount Carmel football team will be north of Springfield Saturday when they take on the Williamsville Bullets in the Class 3-A playoff semi-finals.
An already slow traffic headache between Princeton and Mount Carmel could be slower over the next couple of days. The Indiana Department of Transportation says crews will be working today (Thursday) and Friday at the state road 64-65 junction project - with final paving and sealing of the new approach and turn lanes. Crews anticipate installing final pavement markings and activating a new traffic signal as weather permits after the Thanksgiving travel weekend and the pavement sealant has cured. Once this work is completed, the project will be fully open to traffic for the winter, with inspections and touch-up work occurring in spring of 2015.
The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the publics help in locating a Sex Offender. 36 year old Richard H Goheen of rural Owensville is about 5-feet-6-inches tall, weighing about 218 with brown hair and hazel eyes. An arrest warrant was issued for failure to appear on charges of failure to register as a sex offender. Deputies went to the residence listed on the sex offender registry and found him not there, and they additionally say he could be in Warrick or Vanderburgh County. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Gibson County Sheriff's Office, or their local police.