INDIANAPOLIS — Beginning Tuesday all state government offices will be closed to in-person public activity until at least April 7, 2020. This closure includes all Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) branches.
NEW ALBANY — One Southern Indiana (1si), the chamber of commerce and economic development organization for Clark and Floyd counties, has launched of 1si Cares!.
NEW ALBANY — Community Montessori Director Barbara Fondren announced Thursday that her students would be doing E-Learning the rest of the school year.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's governor on Thursday ordered all public and private schools across the state remain closed to students until at least May 1 among steps aimed at slowing the coronavirus spread.
NEW ALBANY — The New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. will be providing free meals for children age 18 and under during the emergency school closure.
While not going as far as Berea College in cancelling classes for the rest of the semester, Eastern Kentucky University is suspending in-class teaching.
NEW ALBANY – Omar Attum, associate professor of biology at IU Southeast, has won a Fulbright Specialist Award from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
INDIANA — As patients testing positive for COVID-19 rise throughout the country, some Indiana educational institutions are taking measures to stop the spread of the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Clark County health officials met with more than 40 community partners Wednesday to discuss preparations for the potential spread to Southern Indiana of COVID-19, a disease caused by the new coronavirus.
CLARKSVILLE — Our Lady of Providence High School will present the musical comedy “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” in the Robinson Performing Arts Center at Providence, March 6-8 and March 13-15.
CLARKSVILLE — Our Lady of Providence High School hosted the New Albany Deanery Academic Olympics Tuesday, with students grades six through eight from six different schools competing – Sacred Heart Catholic of Jeffersonville, St. Anthony of Padua Catholic of Clarksville, St. John Paul II Cath…
JEFFERSONVILLE – During their grand opening, Kennedy Smith and Max Gast took a moment during a lull in sales to balance the books.
FLOYD COUNTY – As the teacher sang, “This way, that way, port side, starboard … ,” the sea of children shuffled their small feet, moving from one side of the room to another, creating a sort of dance.
CLARKSVILLE — Our Lady of Providence High School in Clarksville recently announced that Karen Schueler, director of Learning Support Services, has received the Providence St. Theodora Guerin Excellence in Education Award. Schueler will represent Providence at the National Catholic Education …
FLOYD COUNTY — Looking around her school, Floyd Central High School junior Shari Rowe can see students who may need additional mental health services.
SOUTHERN INDIANA – With a pencil firmly in hand, 6-year-old William Anderson went to task, drawing a Valentine’s Day card inspired by the Minecraft video game.
FLOYD COUNTY – Voters in Floyd County will get a say on whether they are willing to pay higher taxes in an effort to increase safety and security at schools in the May primary.
Floyd Central Theatre Arts will present the wonderful world of Dr. Seuss in a musical adventure like no other in a special adaptation of the Broadway musical “Seussical” that is specially designed for young audiences.
SOUTHERN INDIANA – Volunteering with Exit 0, 18-year-old Erin Stensrud was in New Orleans helping the homeless when she met a young boy, thrilled with a new toy he found – a shell.
NEW ALBANY – Self-taught home rehabber and star of the HGTV show “Rehab Addict,” Nicole Curtis talked to students and community members at Indiana University Southeast this week about what it takes to succeed.
CHARLESTOWN – While on the mat, waiting for their cue, some closed their eyes and took a deep breath, preparing for what they were about to do.
CLARK COUNTY — Legislation aimed at reducing overdose and suicide deaths in Indiana has already garnered overwhelming support at the statehouse, and some Clark County leaders are getting a head start.
CLARKSVILLE – Sitting on the floor, the third-graders couldn’t contain their excitement, wiggling and squeaking as the moment came when the door opened.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Sheila Hubert is a single mom, working third shift as an ER nurse to make ends meet with four children living with her at home.
CLARKSVILLE – They spent hours upon hours, wrapping canned goods and stacking them in a shape of a giant boot, but it all came crashing down – literally.
NEW ALBANY – The driver of a school bus along with one student were transported to the hospital following a wreck with a teen driver Wednesday afternoon.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Representatives from the state and national stage visited Clark County Thursday, getting a feel for what progress has been made by community members in the fight against the opioid and addiction crisis.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Tuesday morning panel discussion tackled the complex intersection of addiction, suicide and mental health, including how first responders are affected by some of the things they see during the job.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The first night of Clark County CARES Drug Facts Week kicked off with a panel of people who six or seven years ago, might not have been sitting at the same table focused on the same issue.
FLOYDS KNOBS — As Alexis Lete visited Floyds Knobs Elementary School Wednesday, it was of special significance. She used to be a student there, but this week, she was a guest speaking to youth about her role as Miss Indiana USA 2020.
CHARLESTOWN – On a 4-by-4 platform, Charlestown High School students will develop a mock Guatemalan town with a real source of energy that can provide electricity.
FLOYD COUNTY — One of the most crucial factors in ensuring positive outcomes in the lives of young people is the presence of role models.
NEW ALBANY –– In a kitchen far from her hometown in Italy, 17-year-old Marika Celistino is stretching her culinary skills, learning something different from her traditional fare.
This Week's Circulars
Karen Lynn Balmer, 62 years of age passed away on March 24, 2020 in Floyds Knobs, Indiana. She was born on May 24, 1957 in New Albany, Indiana. Karen is survived by her brother, Dave Balmer and his wife Becky, and her Bopsie Twin, Janice Weber. A private family graveside service was held at …
Services are private for Carole Barton and she will be laid to rest at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville. Leave a message for the family, please visit www.NewcomerKentuckiana.com.
Wanda Lea (Grangier) Goulding, 81, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020. The daughter of the late Amiel and Evelyn Drake Grangier, Wanda was born February 26, 1939 in New Albany. She was a banking officer with PNC Bank and retired after 35 years of service and was a member of Our Lady of Perp…
- Three charged with burglary, serious injury in Clark County
- State Health Department reports three new coronavirus cases in Clark County
- POLICE: Man fired shots after Clark County road rage incident
- Local extended stay hotel tenants facing eviction
- Clark, Floyd counties order non-essential public businesses to close at 9 p.m. today
- UPDATE: Clark County COVID-19 cases now at seven
- New Albany shooting suspect found dead by apparent suicide, police say
- Aebersold Florist spreading cheer with free azaleas
- Floyd County Health Department announces need to close hair salons, barber shops
- Local art teacher offers virtual painting classes