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Washington County Inmate Roster – 12-5-18

first_imgOperating a Vehicle While Intoxicated endangering a personOperating a Vehicle While Intoxicated with previous convictionDavid Wayne Colgin, 48, Evansville StrangulationDomestic BatteryCriminal ConfinementDanielle Leigh Loechte, 28, Salem December 5Washington County Sheriff’s DepartmentSean D Keller, 24, Pekin Operating a Vehicle While IntoxicatedDecember 4Washington County Sheriff’s DepartmentJeremiah Lloyd Seabolt, 28, Salem   Failure to Appear on Felony ChargesSalem Police DepartmentJeremy Kyle Krob, 38, Borden  Failure to Appear on felony chargeFailure to Appear on felony chargeResisting Law EnforcementZackery Rogers, 23, Pekin Visiting a Common NuisancePossession of a syringePossession of paraphernaliaClark County Sheriff’s DepartmentJerica Lynea Henderson, 26, Pekin  Possession of marijuana, hash oil, hashish or salviaIllegal possession of a whitetail deer Jordan Allen, 22, Pekin Writ of Body AttachmentDecember 3 Washington County Sheriff’s DepartmentJohn David Daniel Edwards, 40, Pekin  Writ of Body AttachmentWashington County Sheriff’s DepartmentJoseph K Colglazier, 31, Salem Theft – at least $750 but less than $50,000Indiana State PoliceIsaiah Charles Jenkins, 21, Fredericksburg Serving Weekend SentenceTimothy Eugene Cummings, 53, Salem Possession of marijuana, hash oil, hashish or salviaIllegal possession of a whitetail deer Salem Police DepartmentMelinda Floyd, 39, Salem Failure to AppearDecember 2Salem Police DepartmentJason R. Burton, 24, Salem Battery Invasion of Privacy December 1Indiana Department of Natural ResourcesZachariah D Gibbons, 23, Pekin Operating While Intoxicated per seOperating a Vehicle with an alcohol equivalent of at least .15 gram of alcoholNovember 30 Washington County Sheriff’s DepartmentHeidi Powers, 36, Salem  Failure to Appear (Driving While Suspended)Jacob Howard Fleenor, 19, Pekin DOC SentencedKathy Wilkerson, 63, Mitchell Cruelty to an animalNovember 29Washington County Sheriff’s DepartmentJacob Austin Charley, 27, Salem Theft Order Revoking BondOrder Revoking BondLee Ann Hendrich, 45, Pekin Operating a Motor Vehicle While Privileges Are Suspended, PriorMaintaining a common nuisancePossession of a syringePossession of paraphernaliaMichael D Anderson, 27, Salem last_img read more

Disney’s Not-So-Spooky Spectacular Announced for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

first_imgShare This!It was announced a few months ago that the fireworks spectacular for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party would be getting a revamp, however today, a few more details were announced that make us very excited about this year’s event.The new show will be called “Disney’s Not-So-Spooky Spectacular” will feature state-of-the-art projection effects, lasers, lighting and dazzling fireworks and will feature Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas. Jack will serve as the host of this all-new Magic Kingdom nighttime extravaganza and he has come to tell a not-so-scary story about how anything can happen on Halloween night. During Disney’s Not-So-Spooky Spectacular, Jack’s ghost dog, Zero will then fly off carrying everyone along on a trick-or-treating adventure.This is where the previously announced portion of the show begins to take place, where Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Goofy find themselves drawn into a mysterious haunted house. Their journey takes them from one room of the house to another, encountering dancing skeletons, waltzing ghosts and a whole series of Disney villains.But that’s not all that’s new for this year’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party! New this year, when you follow the treat trail into the Monster World at Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor you will also be able to interact in all-new ways with the cast of monsters, as they learn about the Human World holiday of Halloween.In addition, this year, live pirates will return to the Pirates of the Caribbean where they will be engaged in a whole new adventure in search of treasure. Also, Space Mountain will go completely dark again with a new hard-rockin’ soundtrack, and at the Mad Tea Party will once again offer special lighting and music to give the attraction experience an extra energy after dark.Finally, during the “Storybook Circus Disney Junior Jam,” Nancy Clancy from the hit Disney Junior series Fancy Nancy will join other Disney Junior pals like Vampirina and Doc McStuffins.Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party kicks off on  August 16 and will run until November 1.last_img read more

Cape school gets solar-powered lab

first_img13 August 2008The Bernadino Heights High School outside Cape Town has benefited from a government initiative that seeks to balance education with environmental responsibility, which has seen the school get a computer laboratory that is totally solar powered.The Western Cape education department’s Khanya project, which is tasked with installing and supporting technology to enhance teaching and learning in the province’s schools, funded and built the laboratory in the town of Kraaifontein, on the northeast outskirts of Cape Town.The increasingly important role of technology in society, the growing number of schools at which Khanya has installed computer laboratories, and energy constraints convinced the project that they had to look at alternate energy sources.“It would be irresponsible of Khanya not to consider the impact on the environment,” said Kyanha programme manager Kobus van Wyk in a statement by the Western Cape education department last week.“In solving an education problem, the project is in danger of creating an environmental one.”In addition, relying on solar power means such laboratories can be deployed in rural areas without worrying about needing an electrical connection.Members of the Khanyi project began working on a solar power pilot project about a year ago and Bernadino Heights was selected as the recipient of the first solar-powered computer laboratory.“An exceptionally well managed school that serves a poor community, Bernadino Heights is a school where Khanya would receive positive co-operation,” the statement read.Reduced power usageAccording to the solar technology providers, Energy Efficient Options, the project consists of 60 solar panels, capable of producing 4 500 watts per hour, with a three-phase, nine kilowatt inverter capacity. Security was also a concern, and the solar panels had to be placed out of direct view of the road and all cables had to be buried to prevent vandalism or theft.The energy is used to run the computer laboratory, which has 30 personal computers and a printer, and the administration room, which has eight personal computers, a fax machine, a photocopier and a printer.The equipment being used in the laboratory was also upgraded to reduce power usage to nearly a third of what is used by a traditional Khanya computer laboratory.Improving affordabilityKhanya project’s implementation manger Andre Pietersen said that while no real difficulties were experienced during the pilot project, the greatest challenge remained to reduce costs.However, he added that the focus of the current pilot project was not on finding a cheap solution, but rather to determine whether solar energy could be used to power a Khanya computer laboratory.“The next phase of Khanya will be to concentrate on a more affordable model,” he said, adding that the new laboratory would be a stepping stone in the rollout of energy saving, environmentally friendly technology installations.SAinfo reporter Would you like to use this article in your publicationor on your website?See: Using SAinfo materiallast_img read more

Moody’s ratings upgrade for Eskom

first_img“Secondly, the SA government has demonstrated its strong financial support by approving an increase in its guarantee limit from R176-billion to R350-billion and proposing an equity injection of R20-billion, which is still subject to [the] government’s internal approvals.” Ratings agency Moody’s has lifted the outlook on Eskom’s senior unsecured bonds from negative to stable, citing the power utility’s continued shift towards cost-reflective tariffs and the strong support it enjoys from its shareholder, the South African government. SAinfo reporterWould you like to use this article in your publication or on your website? See: Using SAinfo material “The timing of the review by Moody’s is fitting given the progress made towards resolving the concerns raised by all rating agencies,” Eskom Finance Director Paul O’Flaherty said in a statement this month. 23 December 2010 Eskom said the rating amendment would help it meet its commitment to providing South Africa with much-needed generation capacity, while maintaining the financial sustainability of the company. Firstly, he said, the company had posted improved financial results for the six months ended in September 2010.last_img read more

GDP growth slows, jobless numbers up

first_img27 May 2015Gross domestic product (GDP) slowed to 1.3% in the first quarter of 2015, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said yesterday.“The seasonally adjusted real GDP at market prices for the first quarter of 2015 increased by an annualised rate of 1.3%,” said statistician-general Pali Lehohla. This was down from a 4.1% increase in the fourth quarter of 2014.The main contributors to the increase in economic activity were the mining and quarrying industry (which contributed 0.8% based on growth of 10.2%), and finance, real estate and business services (which contributed 0.7% based on growth of 3.8%).According to Stats SA, the positive growth in mining and quarrying was due to higher production in the mining of coal and mining of “other” metal ores including platinum, while the growth in finance, real estate and business services was due to increased activities in banking from financial intermediation services and equity, bond and other financial markets in auxiliary activities.The wholesale, retail and motor trade, catering and accommodation industry also contributed to economic activity at 0.2% based on growth of 1.2%. This growth was due to an increase in turnover in the wholesale and retail trade divisions.However, negative contributions were recorded by the agriculture, forestry and fishing industry (-0.4%) and the manufacturing industry (-0.3%). Economic activity in the latter reflected negative growth of 2.4% as a result of lower production in petroleum, chemical products, rubber and plastic products, and wood and wood products, among other divisions.Market expectationsThe unadjusted real GDP at market prices increased by 2.1% during the first quarter of 2015 (year-on-year). Nominal GDP was estimated at R965-billion for the quarter, R14-billion less than the fourth quarter last year.Economic growth slowed more than anticipated, with the markets expecting growth on average of 1.6%.“When compared with the same quarter a year ago, the economy fared better (expanding by 2.1% from the fourth quarter’s 1.3%), but this mainly reflects the impact of last year’s strike-inflicted base,” said Nedbank economists.According to Nedbank economists, the economy is still expected to grow by a subdued 2.2% in 2015 as a whole. This is helped by moderately firmer retail activity and some recovery in mining off last year’s low base.However, the upside will be contained by load shedding, lower international commodity prices and subdued global demand, they said.“Today’s GDP figures are consistent with the Reserve Bank’s general assessment of the economy, reflecting little underlying momentum, with considerable downside risks emanating from the country’s electricity woes, other structural constraints and policy uncertainties.”Jobless numbersStats SA also released employment data yesterday, saying South Africa’s unemployment rate increased to 26.4% in the first quarter of 2015.This was up from the 24.3% in the last quarter of 2014, this as the data had been revised to take account of the changes to the structure of the population revealed in the 2011 census. The last time this was done was in 2007 using the 2001 census.“The results for quarter one show that the working age population was 35.8 million – 15.5 million employed, 5.5 million unemployed and 14.8 million not economically active. Thus resulting in an unemployment rate of 26.4%,” said Lehohla, speaking at a media briefing on the release of the first quarter results of 2015 of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey.In its survey that polls households, Stats SA said that the formal sector accounted for the largest share of employment at 69.8% while agriculture accounted for the lowest share. Around 16% of the not economically active population was accounted for by the discouraged, while more than 80% was due to other reasons, such as being a student or a home maker.Not economically active“The results for quarter one of 2015 reflect a decrease in the not economically active population in favour of the economically active population,” noted the report.The number of employed people increased by 140 000 in the first quarter with large quarterly gains observed in the finance (156 000), agriculture (150 000) and private households industries (69 000). Job losses were recorded in the trade, transport, and community and social services industries (at 201 000, 53 000 and 51 000 respectively).The expanded unemployment rate, which includes people who have stopped looking for work, increased by 1.5% to 36.1%. The share of the employed population with tertiary education was highest among the white (46.3%) and Indian/Asian (34.2%) population groups. Over half of employed black Africans and the coloured population did not complete their matric education.Nedbank economists said that labour market conditions were unlikely to improve significantly in the months ahead.Source: SAnews.govlast_img read more

Liveblog: Juventus-Atletico, Atalanta-Zagreb

first_img Watch Serie A live in the UK on Premier Sports for just £11.99 per month including live LaLiga, Eredivisie, Scottish Cup Football and more. Visit: https://subscribe.premiersports.tv/ Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from tonight’s Champions League games, as Juventus host Atletico Madrid and Atalanta must beat Dinamo Zagreb. They kick off at 20.00 GMT. If you are on a mobile device or tablet, then follow the Liveblog HERE. Juve have already booked their spot in the Round of 16, but this is a head-to-head for top spot in the group, which should in theory guarantee a better draw going forward. Atalanta earned their first ever Champions League point against Manchester City, but if they don’t beat Dinamo Zagreb, their hopes of qualification are officially over. A defeat would mean they can’t even aim for third place and passage to the Europa League. They lost the opener 4-0 in Croatia and are still missing star striker Duvan Zapata.last_img read more

Irving, Celtics beat skidding Kings for 6th straight

first_imgBoston Celtics’ Kyrie Irving (11) shoots over Sacramento Kings’ George Hill (3). APBOSTON — Jaylen Brown has already figured out he’ll receive a lot less attention from opposing defenses when he’s on the floor with Kyrie Irving. Brown has also realized he’ll get some open shots, too. Warren has career-high 40, Suns rally to beat Wizards View comments Winter storm threatens to scramble Thanksgiving travel plans Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Palace: Robredo back to ‘groping with a blind vision’ Hotel says PH coach apologized for ‘kikiam for breakfast’ claim Ethel Booba on hotel’s clarification that ‘kikiam’ is ‘chicken sausage’: ‘Kung di pa pansinin, baka isipin nila ok lang’ Brown scored 22 points on 7-of-8 shooting in three quarters, and the Boston Celtics coasted past the skidding Sacramento Kings 113-86 on Wednesday (Thursday Manila time) for their sixth straight victory.ADVERTISEMENT ‘A complete lie:’ Drilon refutes ‘blabbermouth’ Salo’s claims MOST READ Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games Kings: Have been held to 100 points or fewer in four of their seven losses. . Sacramento was outrebounded 52-26 and shot only 43 percent. “We just struggle to score,” coach Dave Joerger said. “When you play a team that can score, sometimes that inability lets them be even more free and more loose.”Celtics: F Marcus Morris, who has not played this season due to a sore left knee, worked “really hard” on Wednesday and the team expects to see him play “sooner than later,” Stevens said. Morris is scheduled to go on the upcoming road trip.HAYWARD UPDATEStevens talked about star Gordon Hayward’s progress from a gruesome broken left ankle suffered in the team’s opener at Cleveland.“He’s going to be in a boot for however long,” the coach said. “It’s going to be a while before he’s allowed to put any weight on it.”Stevens said Hayward is in “good spirits” and “has been doing his chair shooting every day.”The injured forward has visited the team’s practice facility a few times.STAY CALMJoerger talked about the need to stay positive before the game despite his team’s rough start.“I try not to hit them over the head every timeout, being negative,” he said, breaking into a smile. “Very rarely have I lost it this season, which I think you can do twice a season — you can go temporarily insane. Trump to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups “Despite these losses, I think we’re playing better. We’re moving the ball, playing with each other,” Hield said. “It can mentally break you down. We’ve just got to be mentally strong each and every day.”Boston led 58-45 at halftime and took complete control early in the third quarter, pushing it to 66-47 on Irving’s second 3-pointer in the opening two minutes.Brown hit consecutive 3-pointers 27 seconds apart during a 17-2 run that made it 87-56 late in the third. Irving had seven points during the spree, including his third from beyond the arc in the quarter.The Celtics led 89-60 after three.TIP-INSADVERTISEMENT “Kyrie and (Al) Horford are going to draw so much attention, especially Kyrie,” Brown said. “I’m just licking my chops anytime they double-team Kyrie. I’m just trying to be as ready as possible to take the pressure off them.”Irving also scored 22 for the Celtics, who posted their 11th consecutive win over the Kings in Boston, dating to their last loss on Jan. 19, 2007. Terry Rozier added 12 points, and Daniel Theis had 10 points with 10 rebounds.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSBoxers Pacquiao, Petecio torchbearers for SEA Games opening“You know what was interesting? I thought that he only took eight shots, but obviously 22 points on eight shots is great,” Boston coach Brad Stevens said about Brown. “I thought that he took all the right ones.”Buddy Hield scored 17 points and Zach Randolph 16 for the Kings, who lost their sixth in a row — the last three by an average of 24 points. Argentine bishop appears at court hearing on abuse charges No more menthol cigarettes: New ban on tobacco, vape flavors Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next LATEST STORIES “This is about where we’re going to be two years from now. I have to look at it in a broader lens on a day-to-day basis.”last_img read more