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Issue of October 15, 2014

Council makes right choice to subsidize budget

My Opinion

The Harrison County Council gave a report last week about the financial standing of the taxpayer-supported county General Fund which began the year with a surplus of $1.19 million. A number of people had issues with the way it made it to that figure with the help of the county's community fund at the Harrison County Community Foundation....more >>

Corydon display features 35 flags

Celebrating Statehood

There have been 35 different flags fly over Corydon during the town's history....more >>

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