JEFFERSONVILLE — Jack Hutslar, an educator who taught nearly 30 years at Jeffersonville High School, was known in the community for his love of teaching.
GOSHEN — Although a vaccination for the novel coronavirus could be coming within the next month, the situation right now for medical staff at Goshen Hospital is bleak.
An election challenge in the Vigo County Auditor’s race has been resolved with the top vote-getter conceding she is not eligible to hold the office.
INDIANAPOLIS – In one final plea before the Thanksgiving holiday, state leaders and health experts begged Hoosiers to stay home and reduce an anticipated surge of cases amid record-breaking hospitalizations and overwhelmed hospitals.
The Madison County Health Department is preparing new restrictions in expectation that the county will receive a “red” designation as early as next week from the state.
JEFFERSONVILLE — He’s sold hundreds of thousands of real Christmas trees since starting his business in 1968, but John Martin has yet to encounter a year like 2020.
Police officers who fired shots at a vehicle Nov. 8 were justified in the use of force, according to a review by the Vigo County Prosecutor’s Office.
INDIANAPOLIS — All but one of Indiana's counties are listed in the moderate and highest-risk categories of coronavirus spread as Wednesday's update from state health officials showed a 91% increase in COVID-19 hospitalizations since the beginning of November.
Anderson Community Schools students will remain in virtual education for the remainder of the first semester, according to an email sent to ACS staff by interim Superintendent Joe Cronk on Wednesday morning.
JEFFERSONVILLE — As Jeffersonville resident Gale Sanders cares for her two grandsons, she says she is just “trying to survive and help others.”
When her husband died seven years ago when she and their children lived in Indianapolis, Marcia Thompson could barely get out of bed from the grief.
BUNKER HILL – Grissom Air Reserve Base will not be the new headquarters of U.S. Space Command, despite two U.S. representatives’ pitch to bring the new military branch to Miami County.
The Vigo County School Corp. on Tuesday reported positive COVID-19 cases affecting six students and staff who were on school grounds during their infectious periods.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Sellersburg couple Megan and Ben Stofer are used to Thanksgiving celebrations where they visit both sides of their family.
Vigo County added 234 new cases of COVID-19 and five new deaths in the daily pandemic update from state health officials, while Clay County added 42 cases and one new death for a total of 1,198.
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana has nearly recorded its most COVID-19 deaths for a single month with a week remaining as health officials on Tuesday added 103 more deaths to the state’s pandemic toll.
Judge Robert Pell of Clay County has been appointed special judge in a Vigo County election challenge for the Vigo County treasurer's office.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — A New Albany man has raised more than $2,000 for a charitable cause through a 13-hour run on Indiana’s longest hiking trail.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — On Monday afternoon, Candace Montgomery’s four daughters burst into the new apartment their mother moved into a week ago. It’s a place she hopes they’ll all soon call home.
Conservation of an endangered Indiana salamander took a step forward in October when, for the first time, Eastern hellbenders were bred naturally in captivity.
Miracle on 7th Street, one of the biggest events of the year in downtown Terre Haute, will look much different this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Could New Albany be a good spot for the Vintage Fire Museum and Education Center if it were to leave Jeffersonville?
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s hospitalizations for COVID-19 patients pushed to yet another new high over the weekend as health care leaders warn about hospitals around the state being overwhelmed by the ongoing surge in severe infections.
Vigo County added 113 new cases of COVID-19 in the daily pandemic update from state health officials, while Clay County added 38 cases for a total of 1,156.
A probable cause affidavit filed in the arrest of former Summitville Fire Department Chief James “Randy” Sizelove alleges that he requested and received nude photographs of an underage victim.
With the surging number of COVID-19 cases in the community, Megan Kirk and her husband knew that, somehow, their family would be affected. But when it actually happened, “It hit like a freight train,” said Kirk, who with her husband, Monty, have four young children ages 2 to 8 - including twins.
There was a buzz of activity as a pair of makeshift broadcast studios started streaming lessons to Frankton students from the Madison County Historical Society in late October.
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With more retailers than ever choosing to close on Thanksgiving Day, and with most stores facing capacity restrictions aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19, Black Friday will be undeniably different this year.
Kristen Rody hadn’t been feeling well for a while. She was tired, having stomach problems and always felt like she was full. She went in to see a gastrointestinal doctor for tests on Aug. 6. The next day, she went to get a CT scan. Later that day, while her husband, Eric Rody, was running errands, the doctor called her.
Smiles and laughter rang through a Vigo County courtroom on Friday morning as four children were connected with their forever families during Vigo County Adoption Day.
It’s 35 degrees outside. Rain fell last night, but today snow may fly. Thick gray clouds cover the sky. A stiff north breeze blows the last of the fallen leaves across the brown lawn.
GOSHEN — The new steps taken may be somewhat slow, but they are progressing in a journey by three Goshen men to erect a visible reminder of the city’s history with institutionalized racism. That history, they argue, must be acknowledged in order to forge a more welcoming and inclusive community in the present and future.
CLARKSVILLE — For Whitney Stover, owning her own home is the beginning of a new life for her and her 6-year-old son, Roman.
NEW ALBANY — Dr. Tom Harris should be retained as Floyd County’s health officer at least until a vaccine is distributed and the pandemic is under control, several New Albany City Council members said though the decision ultimately lies with other officials.
NEW ALBANY — A handicap-accessible playground, a mobile unit to help with the response to COVID-19 and the continued efforts of local nonprofits to support those in need are among the causes receiving a financial boost from the Floyd County Legacy Foundation’s initial round of grants.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — While Indiana saw another decline in its unemployment rate, Kentucky had the largest month-over-month increase according to a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report released Friday.
Businesses and restaurants in Kokomo and Howard County are being required to reduce their occupancy to 75% in an attempt by local officials to clamp down on a massive surge of new COVID-19 cases in the county.
Local officials are looking at ways to slow the spread of COVID-19 in Howard County after a record-shattering surge of new cases were reported on Thursday.
The plight of Elwood's Opera House Pub is shared by some other Madison County eateries known as much for their reputations as community gathering spots as for their distinctive menus.
Orlando Cordia Hall on Thursday became the eighth federal inmate to die this year by lethal injection at the Federal Correctional Complex in Terre Haute.
The Vigo County School Corp. began district-wide remote learning Thursday, and officials are hoping 139 WiFi-enabled buses will assist those students who lack internet.
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Cree, Robert “Bob” G., 72, of Lucerne, a celebration of life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, at Gundrum Funeral Home & Crematory, with Pastor Kenneth Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Zion Methodist Cemetery, Lucerne. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. unt…
Bookwalter, Arlan E., 78, of Walton, graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. today at Walton IOOF Cemetery, with Pastor Doug Thomas officiating. Due to the COVID -19 pandemic, face masks are required if attending services. Murray Weaver Funeral Home in Galveston has been entrusted with arr…
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