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ELIZABETH — As Horseshoe Southern Indiana prepares to transition to Caesars Southern Indiana in a new land-based casino later this year, officials Wednesday detailed plans for the casino’s new sports betting venue, called The Book — which is set to open Sept. 12.

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CHARLESTOWN — Alan Muncy can see a future for Charlestown, one that resembles the hustle and bustle the town experienced during the time the ammunition plant was fueling war efforts overseas.

INDIANAPOLIS — Five owner companies within the Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN), a leader among Indiana’s commercial fiber broadband providers, have been awarded funding grants from Indiana’s Next Level Connections Broadband Grant Program.

SELLERSBURG — Ivy Tech Community College Sellersburg has announced that two of its students have been selected to participate in a cybersecurity internship project with the NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) in Ohio.

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Part one of this article detailed how a group of four men who restore historically significant, vintage computers — Carl Claunch, Ken Shirriff, Mike Stewart, and Marc Verdiell — connected with Jimmie Loocke, a former technician at the NASA Manned Spacecraft Center (now Johnson Space Center).…

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If you’re like me, you’re watching and reading about the upcoming 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing. The achievement is all the more outstanding considering the limited, archaic technology (by today’s standards) that got us there and back.

FLOYD COUNTY — The Floyd County Commissioners received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) Wednesday. The funds, a matching grant, will be used to build infrastructure at the county’s innovation and technology park in Georgetown.

JEFFERSONVILLE — One Southern Indiana Monday announced Layn USA, the U.S. subsidiary of Chinese company Guilin Layn Corp., has signed a purchase and sales agreement (PSA) with the River Ridge Development Authority and will commence due diligence to evaluate the parcel as the location for a n…

JEFFERSONVILLE — One Southern Indiana officials, in coordination with the Indiana Economic Development Corp., announced Monday that MXD Process' intention to return to Jeffersonville to lease a new facility at 4650 New Middle Road. The $1.8 million project, contingent on the Jeffersonville C…

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CLARKSVILLE — Attorneys representing the Town of Clarksville in a civil case have requested a judge step in and force adult business Theatair X to comply with new regulations, including hours of operation.

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CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville Redevelopment Commission has formalized its intent to buy the America's Best Inn and Suites property on Eastern Boulevard and 11 other sites on the block through a resolution passed Tuesday.

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CLARKSVILLE — Attorneys for the Town of Clarksville have responded to an appeal case filed by adult store Theatair X, stating the business is now in violation of new town codes and has failed to pay fines from last year.

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CLARKSVILLE — The town of Clarksville has earmarked additional property for development as part of a wide-ranging plan to spur economic growth and revitalization in targeted areas.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — A project that could play a key role in downtown Jeffersonville's revival remains in limbo, as a prominent developer seeks answers and a non-profit board mulls litigation.

SOUTHERN INDIANA — Laura DeMent knows that achieving and maintaining health isn't just about what a person eats or about pushing physical workouts to the max. To her and her clients, a balanced approach is what can lead to life-changing, lasting results.

INDIANAPOLIS — UPS has announced that 40 elite drivers from Indiana — including two Clark and Floyd counties — are among 1,436 newly inducted worldwide into the Circle of Honor, an honorary organization for UPS drivers who have achieved 25 or more years of accident-free driving.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — A prized piece of real estate on the fast-track to development now faces derailment from pending litigation, jeopardizing a project that seeks to transform a slice of Jeffersonville's downtown core.

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Obituaries

Jessie Mae (Lee) Bennett, 95, received her wings on September 12, 2019. The daughter of Robert Lee and Annie Pearl (Conway) Ford, Jessie was born January 8, 1924 in Birmingham, Alabama. A devoted Christian, she was a member of Gilt Edge Baptist Church in Jeffersonville. She was a sweetheart …

Janice Housel Shields, 70, passed away at her home in Sellersburg, Indiana. She was born on December 16, 1948 to the late Kermit and Beatrice Housel (Barksdale). Janice worked as a cosmetologist for many years. In recent years she worked as a Slot Machine Attendant at Horse Shoe Southern Ind…

William Dale Robertson, 72, of Georgetown, Indiana, entered into his eternal life on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. William attended St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Albany and was a former member of Holy Family Catholic Church. He attended Our Lady of Providence High School and graduated f…

William Dale Robertson, 72, of Georgetown, Indiana, entered into his eternal life on Wednesday, September 11, 2019. William attended St. Mary's Catholic Church in New Albany and was a former member of Holy Family Catholic Church. He attended Our Lady of Providence High School and graduated f…

Betty Jo Hansford, 84, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2019 at her home. She was a member of Northside Christian Church. Betty was a native of Harlan, KY. She is survived by her sons Donald R. Hansford of Clarksville, IN., William R. Hansford Jr. of Jeffersonville, IN., Robert W. Hansfor…

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