INDIANAPOLIS – Perhaps the best news the Indianapolis Colts received heading into their bye week was this: Left tackle Anthony Castonzo is feeling good again.
Record-breaking COVID-19 cases in Indiana have come to Boone County. Signature Healthcare at Parkwood on Grant Street in Lebanon has 25 residents and 12 employees who have tested positive. Worse, the Boone County Health Department reports four residents have died because of the outbreak.
The Indiana Pacers went with an under-the-radar coach with ties to a championship organization, naming Toronto Raptors assistant Nate Bjorkgren as their new head coach Tuesday.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Jeffersonville Police Department recently responded to two critical incidents within 48 hours calling for the SWAT and Critical Incident Negotiation teams — one involving a hostage and the other with a direct threat to police.
Despite the public health emergency, life goes on for Watch Us Farm, which offers jobs and life skills to high-functioning adults with special needs. Executive Director Janice Agarwal said the types of jobs have changed in response to the pandemic, but the organization is still growing.
ZIONSVILLE — In a move that avoided a potential legal showdown, the Zionsville Town Council voted to allow Mayor Emily Styron’s veto on two proposed ordinances to stand during an early morning meeting Monday.
Indiana is home to a variety of tree species. While some range all across our state, a number of others have a rather limited range and only exist in a few sites, often in areas that are hostile to most other trees. I will be talking about several of these more or less uncommon trees in a series of columns. You may be surprised what these species are and where you can find them. I will start with the bald cypress.
The Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued a safety order and notification of penalty and levied $12,000 in a proposed fine against a Daleville-based company for violations that may have led to the death of an employee in June.
FLOYD COUNTY — As COVID-19 cases spike locally and across the state, the Floyd County Health Department is extending the county’s mandate requiring masks until the end of the year.
ALEXANDRIA — As they celebrated the rebirth of Christ on Easter at a socially distanced service in the parking lot of the Madison County Federal Credit Union in Alexandria, Louis Jackson III and Antonio Quinones gave birth to a plan they hope will give Black male children lifelong social support.
From time to time, county and municipal governments face the need to perform economic development planning. Generally, this means outlining priorities for investment in public infrastructure or public services. In some communities, this might be pretty complex, involving some deep thinking about urban expansion over the coming decades. Elsewhere, the planning may be modest, involving expansions of parks or improving a road access.
This Week's Circulars
TERRE HAUTE [mdash] Mindy R. Wilkinson, 39, passed away May 1, 2020 in Terre Haute. She was born January 20, 1981 in Okinawa, Japan, to Felix Earl Wilkinson and Joy Hooten. Mindy loved to go mushroom hunting, and spend her time at Turkey Run State Park. She is survived by her mother, Joy Dej…
MARTINSVILLE, Ill. [mdash] Marilyn June (Medkser) Atkins, age 90, of Martinsville, IL, passed away on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at Marshall Rehab and Nursing Center, Marshall, IL. June was born June 3, 1930 in Clark County, IL, to the late Wayne P. Medsker and Florence Wells Medsker. She was …
ROSEDALE [mdash] Dorothy M. Brown, 100, of Rosedale, died at 12:36 PM, October 18, 2020, at her residence. Born April 8, 1920, in Parke County, she was the daughter of the late Wilmer and Bessie Huxford. She and her husband were lifelong farmers in the Rosedale area and a longtime member of …
- Clerk candidates spar over incumbent's 2 jobs
- Terre Haute officer's CPR saves man's life
- Feds schedule two executions, including woman who killed victim, cut baby from womb
- '12 under 40' honorees for 2020 announced
- Terre Haute man cleared of child molestation charges
- Vigo Health Department says age 60 to 69 now seeing COVID-19 surge
- Indiana COVID daily count hits new high
- VCSC reports positive COVID cases at three schools and an alternative program
- Vigo County Jail Log: Oct. 14, 2020
- Indiana health department updates COVID-19 case counts