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Issue of October 15, 2014

2015 budget looks to be $35.5 million

The Harrison County Council has completed the 2015 budget process and planned to have its first public reading of the budget at its first October meeting last night (Tuesday)....more >>

Haggard wins Democrat caucus for council nod

Steve Haggard of Corydon will once again have a seat on the council, representing District 3....more >>

Infant dies in 2-vehicle crash

A seven-week-old baby died early Saturday evening after an alcohol-related crash on S.R. 62 near Hidden Valley Road about midway between Corydon and Lanesville....more >>

Superior Court to have new judge

Harrison County Superior Court will have a new judge come Jan. 1. Voters will determine if it will be Dennis L. Byrd, the Democrat candidate, or Joseph (Joe) Claypool, the Republican candidate....more >>

Blue River Twp. to get new trustee

Blue River Township residents will elect a new trustee Nov. 4, as the current trustee, Jill Beyerle, did not seek re-election. Vying for the position are Beyerle's husband, Michael Beyerle, a Democrat, and Jim Minter, a Republican....more >>

Blue River incumbents challenged

Blue River Township voters will elect three members to the township trustee advisory board. There are five candidates seeking the seats: Republicans Fred Churchill, an incumbent, and Michael L. Smith, and Democrats Imogene (Imy) Berkenmeyer and Thomas C. Black, both incumbents, and Richard Smith....more >>

4 seek 3 seats for Franklin Twp. advisory board

Franklin Township residents will select three people to serve on its township advisory board from a slate of four candidates. On the ballot will be incumbents Charles D. (Charlie) Sell and Dale (Chip) White, both Democrats, as well as David Brengman, a Democrat, and William A. Rowett, a Republican....more >>

Fleace sets record, leads NH boys

Bosler wins girls' event

The North Harrison boys and Floyd Central girls had a big day at the Crawford County cross country sectional Saturday morning as the Cougars and Lady Highlanders brought home team championships for their schools. North Harrison added a little gravy as Daniel Fleace and Ashton Bosler also brought the team individual titles....more >>

Dones continues postseason run

Adjustments were made after a rocky first set, but North Harrison's Andrew Dones rallied to win the final two sets to claim the Floyd Central Individual Sectional title Saturday....more >>

Lady Cats push No. 3 HH in final

When the final whistle blew and the referee signaled time had expired, it was hard to tell who had won the Class A Heritage Hills Sectional title by non-verbals....more >>

Panthers blank Salem, eye Brownstown

Points were hard to come by, but, after Friday night's gritty, 14-0 victory over host Salem, Corydon Central's football team is right where it wants to be heading into this Friday night's big home matchup against Brownstown Central: in the conversation for a Mid-Southern Conference title....more >>

Run game steamrolls Generals

Cougars rush for 453 yards, Best 266

"Heart. Bond. Brothers." North Harrison senior lineman Dustin Nevil stated those three words to describe how the Cougars football team has hung together after a rough start to the season....more >>

42nd football tournament pairings set

One of the most anticipated days of the high school football season finally arrived as pairings for 317 teams were announced Sunday for the 42nd annual Indiana High School Athletic Association Football State Tournament presented by the Indianapolis Colts....more >>

Jeff marches on, drops Panthers

Teams meet for 4th straight sectional

Since going to the two-class system in soccer back in 2011, Corydon Central and Jeffersonville have met each postseason....more >>

Volleyball brackets set for IHSAA

With 397 teams entered along with 5,592 participants, initial match-ups for the 43rd annual Indiana High School Athletic Association Volleyball State Tournament were announced Monday morning....more >>


State prepared to respond to emerging diseases

Protecting Hoosiers from common and emerging infectious diseases, such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Ebola, is a critical function of the Indiana State Dept. of Health....more >>

A hope note

Distracted driving, then and now

In 1955, my parents bought our first-ever brand-new car. The choices in our little town were a Ford, a Chevrolet or a Plymouth. My dad bought a blue-and-white Chevy. We had no idea that it would become ...more
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Love story

Zeus, chief of the gods, and Mercury, god of wayfarers and strangers, bored with eating ambrosia and sipping nectar all day on Mount Olympus, decided to descend to Earth to see first-hand how mortals ...more
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UofL: Harrison County’s team?

When it comes to college football, Harrison County fan allegiance lies with the Louisville Cardinals, according to an interactive map by zip code from The New York Times. In the county’s largest ...more
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Wedding tales

Not all weddings are created equal. Some you remember when you’re old and bald. I attended one such wedding last weekend. It was outdoors on the most glorious day any September bride could have ...more
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Action speaks

Debra Auerbach, authority on landing a job, says that employers usually spend less than two minutes reading a resumé. They are scanning for words and phrases they like or dislike. Clichés and ...more
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Power and humility

An elderly man in the Washington, D.C., airport boarded one of those trains that connects you to another flight on the other side of the airport. There was standing room only. Holding onto a strap overhead, ...more
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Grandparenting with a 'fresh child heart'

Most of us probably learn to grandparent the way we learned to parent: trial and error, imitation or some of both. I aspire to imitate a wonderful grandfather I had. I also admire Carl Sandburg’s ...more
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Good vs. Bad

Do you live in a "Star Trek" or a "Star Wars" universe? Gene Roddenberry, creator of "Star Trek," was a consummate optimist. He said: "I believe in humanity. We’re growing up; we’re moving ...more
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Corydon Instant Print

Girls' Soccer - North Harrison vs. Heritage Hills, 10.11.14

Girls Soccer – Corydon vs. Providence, 10.7.14

Boys' Soccer – Corydon vs. Jeffersonville, 10.8.14

Girls' Soccer – North Harrison vs. Northeast Dubois, 10.9.14

Football – North Harrison at Clarksville, 10.10.14

Boys' Soccer – North Harrison vs. Providence, 10.6.14

Boys' Tennis – North Harrison vs. Floyd Central, 10.3.14

Boys' Tennis – New Albany Sectional, 10.2.14

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