|Fri, Oct 24, 2014 07:22 AM
|Issue of October 22, 2014
Many of today's employers say young people entering the workforce are lacking skills such as critical thinking, creativity and work priorities....more >>
Since 2005, as a Court Appointed Special Advocate volunteer, Sharon Uhl has helped provide a voice in court for Harrison County children who have been neglected and/or abused....more >>
155th event begins SundayThe 155th Harrison County Fair officially begins Sunday and will debut a Power Wheels demolition derby and flat-drag races as part of its new attractions this year....more >>
An altercation north of Milltown involving two cousins last Wednesday night ended with shots being fired and one of the men being taken into custody....more >>
Susan Hendrich grew up a simple, Southern Indiana girl who enjoyed hiking, nature and just about anything outdoors....more >>
IC Trail request also unsuccessfulThe Harrison County Board of Commissioners learned Monday morning two potential federal aid projects — the Lanesville connector road and Indian Creek Trail — were not selected to be funded....more >>
The final steering committee meeting for the town of Laconia's comprehensive plan will be Monday, July 21, at 7 p.m. at the Laconia Community Building....more >>
Friends of longtime Corydon resident Barb Hart will host a chicken dinner, auction and dance for Hart on Sunday, July 20, beginning at noon at the Fraternal Order of Eagles club along S.R. 62 east of Corydon....more >>
Last murder suspect found near Corydon3 arrested in triple shooting near PaoliJuly 01, 2014An early afternoon shooting north of Paoli last week resulted in the death of two men and left another man injured. All three of the victims are from Paoli.
...more >> Counties' first same-sex marriage licenses grantedJuly 01, 2014It was a topsy-turvy three days in Indiana last week as a federal judge declared the state’s ban on same-sex marriages unconstitutional on Wednesday only to have the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals approve an emergency stay request Friday evening.
...more >> Corydon 'On the eve of Battle'Everyday life focus of battle anniversary weekendJuly 01, 2014While an actual battle re-enactment will not take place, there will still be plenty of booms and bangs for visitors to appreciate next weekend for the 151st anniversary of the Battle of Corydon.
...more >> Founder of Eckart Supply Co. diesJuly 01, 2014A farmboy who grew up to start his own business, Eckart Supply Co., that has expanded to include other locations died Saturday morning. Everett R. Eckart of Corydon was 94.
...more >> Dodge installed as IEHA presidentJuly 01, 2014Marcia Dodge recently became the first representative of Harrison County elected to serve as an officeholder at the state level of the Indiana Extension Homemakers Association. That office just happens to be at the top, as president. (Harrison Countian Shirley Perry previously served as IEHA president but was representing a Washington County Homemakers club.)
...more >> Lawmakers revamp criminal codeFelonies switch from classes to levels July 1June 24, 2014On July 1, for the first time in more than 35 years, sweeping alterations to Indiana’s criminal code will go into effect.
...more >> Woman charged after duping with claims of tumorSheriff's department asks other victims to come forwardJune 24, 2014A 27-year-old English mother of three children was arrested Friday after she allegedly lied about having a terminal medical condition and received money raised from fundraisers that were supposed to benefit her medical and burial costs.
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