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SOUTHERN INDIANA — Several Southern Indiana businesses closed early Sunday night — at least one confirming it was for safety reasons — after days of protests in Louisville and in many other cities in response to recent officer-involved deaths of black residents.

ETS Jet Engine Stands Inc., with the assistance of One Southern Indiana, the chamber of commerce and economic development organization for Clark and Floyd counties, will appear virtually before the New Albany City Council on Thursday to discuss the possible purchase of an existing facility a…

CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville Parks and Recreation department has announced that the Clarksville Cove Family Aquatic Center will not reopen for the 2020 season due to safety precautions for COVID-19.

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CLARK COUNTY — In the nearly six weeks since Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb issued an executive order closing or limiting non-essential businesses due to COVID-19, small, local shops in Jeffersonville have had to adapt — doing things like expanding delivery and curbside service when possible.

NEW ALBANY – Officials from One Southern Indiana (1si), the chamber of commerce and economic development organization for Clark and Floyd counties, the Community Foundation of Southern Indiana (CFSI) and the Caesars Foundation of Floyd County (CFFC) announced Wednesday the initial $360,000 r…

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INDIANAPOLIS — A Marion County judge has issued an order for preliminary injunction allowing the state to inspect a Charlestown wildlife nonprofit organization and the animals within it during a pending civil case, following a hearing last Friday.

JEFFERSONVILLE — It’s not hard to find a spot for a beer in downtown Jeffersonville today, with several watering holes within a few blocks of each other near the Ohio River. But historians say the area was once much more densely packed with bars, saloons or — during Prohibition — “cafes” wit…

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JEFFERSONVILLE — A Clark County judge has issued orders in an ongoing civil case between an adult business and the Town of Clarksville, with both sides coming away with something in their favor.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — Owners of a Jeffersonville business which caught fire Friday say they hope to be able to open the doors this summer, although damage estimates are still in the early stages.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — Attorneys in a civil case between the Town of Clarksville and adult business Theatair X have 10 days to file proposed orders on what they wish to see happen next in the case, following a hearing Thursday.

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SELLERSBURG — The Sellersburg Town Council is finalizing the hire of its first town manager, a move one official says will bring the town up to speed with growth in neighboring municipalities.

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INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Supreme Court was expected to hear oral arguments Thursday in an appeals case related to attorneys’ fees incurred in a billboard lawsuit initiated by River Ridge Development Authority in 2017 and dismissed a year later.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — Five years ago, Southern Indiana residents were just starting to figure out how to get a grasp on what was happening in their communities with the opioid epidemic. There were questions, fears, misunderstanding.

CLARKSVILLE — The Town of Clarksville is seeking $770,000 in past code violation fines from adult business Theatair X. It also asked a court on Tuesday to find the business and property owner in contempt for disobeying an earlier court order on business operations.

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CLARKSVILLE — A Clark County judge has approved a preliminary injunction cutting the hours an adult business can operate in Clarksville and requiring reconfiguration of its interior.

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CLARKSVILLE — The second day of the annual Indiana NAACP conference in Clarksville brought with it an inspiration to attendees to work together to help create change toward a more united country.

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JEFFERSONVILLE — A Clark County judge is expected to rule later this month on whether or not an adult business will have to comply with new laws set forth by the Clarksville Town Council in July, as civil litigation continues between the two entities.

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JEFFERSONVILLE – Equipped with two copies of the News and Tribune and a TIME magazine, Wendy Dant Chesser, president and CEO of One Southern Indiana, sat across from Sen. Mike Braun [R-Indiana], ready to ask him the tough questions on issues facing businesses in Southern Indiana, such as eco…

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Obituaries

William G."Rusty" Knowland, Jr., age 65 passed away Friday June 5, 2020. William was born June 28, 1954 at Jeffersonville, Indiana to the late William G. and Nellie Pearson Knowland, Sr. He was a peacetime Navy Veteran and a former welder for Tower Automotive. Also, preceding him in death we…

William (Bill) Charles Legan passed away on June 5th following a brief illness. Most knew him as Mr. Legan as he spent 40+ years in education teaching Junior High and High School students in Indiana and West Virginia. He also volunteered teaching Adult Education in West Virginia and received…

Ray T. Shirley, 85, passed away Thursday, June 4, 2020 at his home. He was a retired welder foreman at Jeffboat and a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church. Ray was a native of Floyds Knobs, IN. He is survived by his wife Martha Ashton Shirley of Jeffersonville, IN.; brothers Robert Shirle…

Visitation, 3 to 8 p.m. June 8, 2020 at Newcomer-New Albany. Mass, 11 a.m. June 9, 2020 at Holy Family Catholic Church. Burial in Holy Trinity Cemetery.