Doug Eckerty, director of JobSource, is hoping to start a similar program in Madison County based on the model of the Family Scholar House.
Family Scholar House was started in 2011 taking over a program that was started in 1995 by nuns to assist single women to get out of poverty.
JobSource officials are working with the Family Scholar Program in Louisville to develop a similar program that assists single parents obtain the education required to obtain a well paying job.
A Wigwam revitalized as a mixed use development featuring a community arts center, basketball arena and restaurants will anchor the city’s near west side and be central to its rebirth, project managers told an audience of business representatives and dignitaries Friday morning.
CLARK COUNTY — To the cheers of a group of residents attending the meeting, the Clark County Commissioners approved a resolution Thursday prohibiting the requirement of so-called immunization passports for public employees or patrons entering government buildings.
The Indiana Court of Appeals has affirmed the conviction and six-year sentence of a man who molested a child while helping a pit crew at Anderson Speedway.
Melanie (Lamb) Faithful checked out a copy of “Little Men” from the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library when she was 11 years old. The book, written by Louisa May Alcott, had a due date of July 31, 1969.
When the discussion at the Anderson Rotary Club’s weekly meetings turned to the group’s annual service project, members quickly began to focus on something centered on literacy.
JEFFERSONVILLE — An upcoming public art event in Jeffersonville is aimed at tying together some of the city’s amenities and connecting the community with the nature of the area.
In a rare bipartisan move, the U.S. Senate passed the Endless Frontier Act, a $250 billion bill designed to boost the United States’ technological competitiveness with China, with a 69-32 vote.
The consultant hired to assist Madison County said a likely funding mechanism for a new jail is through a local income tax.
As Hoosiers work to return to some sense of normalcy following the harrowing ordeal that was 2020, popular tourist destinations are expressing cautious optimism for the coming summer season.
An Anderson woman is accused of child neglect after leaving several children in a running vehicle while she went inside a medical building for a pregnancy appointment.
NEW ALBANY — Pat McLaughlin, one of the most seasoned members of the New Albany City Council who is credited with being an integral part of the city’s recent growth and success, died Sunday after a brief illness. He was 64.
This Week's Circulars
- Shooting victim was Terre Haute South student
- Vigo County Food Inspections May 17-21, 2021
- UPDATE: Police release image of persons of interest in Carlisle shooting
- Ace Hardware coming to The Meadows
- Community says goodbye to Don Morris, Cheryl Hart
- West TH bricklayer takes third at Bricklayer 500
- Vigo County Jail Log: June 7, 2021
- TODD AARON GOLDEN: For ISU baseball, it was 'Season of Schaffer'
- One person killed, another seriously injured, in Clay County crash involving motorcycle
- Hulman auction expands to three days