NEW ALBANY – After two social media threats were made to local schools in as many school days, the way in which districts alert parents are under scrutiny.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Charges are expected to be filed by Tuesday against two teenagers accused of separate social media threats targeting Southern Indiana schools.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Students and staff at Corden Porter School took a break from their typical school day Friday to learn about unheard of African-Americans who made a difference. Myths were debunked, little-known facts shared and soul food consumed, too.
NEW ALBANY — A 16-year-old former student at New Albany High School is in custody following a police investigation into threatening social media posts targeting the school.
NEW ALBANY — Those looking to listen to something new on the radio have another option: a station at Indiana University Southeast, bringing fresh voices to the airwaves.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — What started off as a typical school day ended in tragedy when 17 were killed and 19 injured at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Wednesday.
NEW ALBANY — Olivia Andrews has participated in New Albany High School theater productions for four years. There have been big shows that have included classic musicals with elaborate sets, and smaller ones with only a handful of cast members.
NEW ALBANY — The New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. board considered upping the stipend paid to members per board meeting and, for the second time, the matter was tabled before a decision could be made.
NEW ALBANY — While practicing for the NJROTC National Precision Rifle Championship earlier this month, senior Holly Day said Master Gunnery Sgt. Lyn Akermon, the coach of New Albany's rifle team, had a lot of good teaching methods. She said of Akermon: "He is almost like a motivational speaker."
NEW ALBANY — Brad Snyder isn’t new to New Albany or its school system. He’s not a stranger to the central office, having worked for more than three decades in the New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. What is new to Snyder is his latest position: superintendent.
SELLERSBURG — For the first time since the West Clark school board voted for Silver Creek to secede, residents of the district got a look at how the district may be reorganized, what effect reorganization would have on assessed value and tax rates, and the option of a project for the Silver …
CHARLESTOWN — “She was an icon. She was a legend… that's what I keep reading on Facebook. I read until I can't read anymore,” Cindy Bowling, who unexpectedly lost her sister, Gloria Jean Bowling, said.
JEFFERSONVILLE — During a month that celebrates the trails blazed by African Americans, a group of black high school students is making history. Selena Jackson-King, Allen Pettis, Jordan Smith, Robert Dennis, Tarin Woodard, Alanna Groves and Jaime Young Irvin are the leading cast members of …
JEFFERSONVILLE — After another public hearing that showed overwhelming support for the project, the Greater Clark County Schools Corp. board voted to pursue construction of an elementary school in downtown Jeffersonville.
NEW ALBANY — IU Southeast is reviewing some of its policies and safety measures after a report of a man with a gun put the campus on emergency shelter in place Monday night.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — A recent Indiana State Police report shows a continual drop in meth labs seized statewide in the last five years, and local counties are in line with those numbers.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Greater Clark County School Board will vote Tuesday night whether to pursue the approximately $15 million needed to build a downtown elementary school following a public hearing on the project.
SELLERSBURG — After 25 years of working in K-12 education in Southern Indiana, Travis Haire is moving into higher education without leaving his roots.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Mentoring can give a child opportunities to learn, grow and be successful in school and life, and a new program in Southern Indiana is adding a unique piece to that.
INDIANAPOLIS — Joey Bowling is learning how to develop stories, run an Opinions page, handle articles with a sensitive nature and protect anonymous sources. As a senior at Floyd Central High School and Opinions editor for The Bagpiper, Bowling says he joined the student publication because h…
UTICA — Public response during the first of two hearings regarding the proposed new elementary school in downtown Jeffersonville was largely in favor of moving forward with the project.
INDIANAPOLIS — Ivy Tech Community College has named Dr. Travis Haire to serve as chancellor of the Sellersburg campus, effective Monday, Feb. 12.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Greater Clark County Schools board of trustees will decide in one week whether it will let voters decide on a nearly $15 million elementary downtown school or if students who live downtown will be bused to nearby schools.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Growing up, Evan Blessett heard that drugs were bad. That they could get him into trouble. That he shouldn't do them.
INDIANAPOLIS — Anu Nattam, editor-in-chief of Plainfield High School’s news magazine, told the House Education Committee Thursday that her staff, for the first time in 20 years, is facing censorship by the school’s administration.
NEW ALBANY — Walk into the New Albany High School NJROTC rifle range and the first thing you see is the word DISCIPLINE spelled in large letters. You can't miss it, and to be a member of the team, you have to have it.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Friday's session of Clark County CARES Drug Facts Week took a look at how mindfulness and focus can help those living with addictions — and those without — work toward a place of peace and healing.
CLARK COUNTY — The contract of a bus driver for Greater Clark County Schools Corp. is being evaluated after a student was left on his bus for four hours Thursday.
JEFFERSONVILLE — No decision was made during a hearing Wednesday regarding whether or not a Clarksville officer accused of theft had his constitutional rights violated by the town and police department.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Students may not spend their summers in the classroom, but that doesn’t mean Denise Ellnor doesn’t see them. The principal of Maple Elementary School says when she’s working in the summertime, there’s a “constant flow in and out during that 11 to 1 lunch time” of children co…
JEFFERSONVILLE — After six months of deliberation, a tactical team of community members made its recommendation on the location for a downtown elementary school for Jeffersonville.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Details of the proposed new elementary school in downtown Jeffersonville will be revealed to the school board and public Tuesday night.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — When snow and ice fell in the area, most students enjoyed several days off from schoolwork. But while the larger school corporations took snow days that will be made up later in the year, other schools took an approach that kept students learning from home.
CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville school board took another step toward $2.25 million in heating and air conditioning upgrades at the middle school.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The 2018 King Scholarship breakfast originally slated for Saturday at Jeffersonville High School has been rescheduled for Jan. 20 at 9 a.m. due to expected bad weather.
INDIANAPOLIS — One Indiana senator is making a repeated attempt to include cursive writing in the state’s school curriculum and won the support of the Senate Education and Career Development Committee.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — A grant awarded to IU Southeast will bring new teachers to STEM courses and ensure current teachers stick around in the face of requirement changes, which will help districts, students and businesses in the area.
NEW ALBANY — The New Albany NJROTC rifle team recently won the 2017 Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Precision Rifle national competition. The team is currently ranked No. 1 in the nation out of 550 Navy schools.
NEW ALBANY — Students poured chemicals into a faux volcano, bite-sized planets circled a Styrofoam sun and Christmas lights twinkled as mock stars in a solar system during Community Montessori’s Big History Exhibition Tuesday night.
NEW ALBANY — The New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. started its first gathering of the new year with public discussion on its proposed contract with interim school superintendent Brad Snyder.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Since forming three years ago, Clark County CARES has worked to partner with the community to seek solutions for the area's — and the nation's — opioid problem.
This Week's Circulars
- BOYS' BASKETBALL: Say so long to Ro(meo), Sean East
- Suspect in custody following cyber threat targeting New Albany High School
- Future New Albany pub about the classics and conversation
- THE HEART THAT BINDS: Transplant connects families from across the country
- How local schools keep students safe
- FOND FAREWELL: Seniors East, Langford combine for 55 points in victory over Bedford
- Jeffersonville adult caretaker charged with fraud, theft, neglect
- Bank Street Brewhouse will soon have Mexican food as Taco Steve moves in
- Greenville-based company puts SoIN on the galactic map
- Andrew Takami suspends U.S. Senate campaign