A couple weeks ago, we began a series of articles looking at what some of the churches in our area are doing to make a difference in the community. The Church is called not to offer random acts of kindness, but focused acts of kindness committed to demonstrate a Christ-like compassion for th…

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SOUTHERN INDIANA — SoIN Tourism aims to provide a helping hand to local organizations and municipalities as they develop new destinations in Southern Indiana. And as new projects are envisioned or launched in the area, the tourism bureau is giving them a major boost.

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NEW ALBANY — Warren Nash met Lee Hamilton in the early 1960s when the two entered politics. Nash first became a precinct committeeman in 1964 before being elected Floyd County Assessor in 1966 and New Albany mayor in 1971. Hamilton, a Columbus native, was elected to the U.S. Congress for the…

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NEW ALBANY — The mission of SoIN Tourism, formerly known as the Clark-Floyd Counties Convention & Tourism Bureau, is to promote Southern Indiana and attract more visitors to Clark and Floyd counties. The more people visit the area, the more money they spend at local businesses.

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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JEFFERSONVILLE — A Clark County judge is considering the final rulings on which evidence can be submitted in the case of a man accused of killing, dismembering and consuming parts of his ex-girlfriend in Jeffersonville in 2014.

Floyd County — A motorist's failure to move over for an Indiana State Police trooper conducting a traffic stop on Interstate 64 resulted in a drug arrest Monday.

CLARK COUNTY — Preliminary lab results were positive for epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) virus in a sample of a dead deer from Clark County the DNR staff submitted to a lab for testing early this month.

INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosier Lottery players should check their tickets carefully as one ticket matched all six numbers in Saturday night’s estimated $43.8 million Hoosier Lotto jackpot drawing.

In the aftermath of tragedies like the recent mass shootings in a variety of locations around the country, stories often emerge showing the compassion and generosity of the American people. A narrative from El Paso this past week grabbed our attention and our hearts. Eleven-year-old Ruben Ma…

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JEFFERSONVILLE — Mark Himmelheber has a special connection to Northaven Elementary School, and it's not just because he was in its first sixth grade class when its doors opened 50 years ago.

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NEW ALBANY — At first glance it looks like the Floyd County Library is preparing to move or go out of business. The back of the main floor of the library is full of empty shelves and workers are busy moving books to open up more space.

CHARLESTOWN – The Indiana State Police Internet Crimes against Children task force (ICAC) arrested a Charlestown man Thursday for possession and dissemination of child pornography. The arrest came following an investigation that began in June.

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CLARK COUNTY — Details have been released in the settlement of a civil lawsuit between two entities responsible for fire services in Union, Carr and Silver Creek townships in Clark County.

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Cleta Jane (Beard) Holman, 83, of Otisco, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. She was born on April 13, 1936 in Pangburn, Arkansas to the late Jesse and Beatrice (Chandler) Beard. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her siblings. Cleta is survived by her loving …

Dennis C. Greer, 78, died Monday, August 12, 2019. The son of the late Charles and Mary Besig Greer, Dennis was born December 2, 1940 in Evansville, Indiana. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Hiroko Greer. Dennis was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and retired from Toyota Moto…

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