CLARK COUNTY — A New Washington High School student has tested positive for COVID-19, Clark County Health Officer Dr. Eric Yazel confirmed Saturday.
FLOYD COUNTY — Some people associated with Floyd Central athletics are cautioning business owners to beware of a company they say they’re not affiliated with soliciting monetary sponsorships for items with team insignia.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A 14-year-old Jeffersonville writer and artist will soon be sharing her love for storytelling with the community through a unique public art installation.
NEW ALBANY — It’s not the “sanctuary” status a local Second Amendment group was hoping would be declared, but the Floyd County Commissioners approved a resolution Tuesday citing their support for governing authorities and the Constitution.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday launched an all-out effort to reopen schools this fall, arguing that some are keeping schools closed not because of the coronavirus pandemic, but for political reasons against the will of families.
NEW ALBANY — It will not be mandated, but the New Albany City Council may approve a resolution later this month requesting people wear a face covering in public in response to the continued rise in COVID-19 cases.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Nearly 20 years after the most recent performance of a Jeffersonville High School production that challenged students to examine their racial beliefs and foster conversations on race, the production is returning to Southern Indiana.
CLARK COUNTY — A Clark County board voted Tuesday to modify an in-patient addiction program for inmates to an outpatient-only program — a change some say is needed to protect against COVID-19 and others say will dampen the program’s effects.
CLARK COUNTY — The Greater Clark County Schools board unanimously voted Monday to modify the school calendar for the remainder of 2020 to safeguard against a second wave of COVID-19 in the fall, and was presented with the reopening plan for the semester ahead.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — There’s a certain time of year 9-year-old Addie Roberts looks forward to more than most others — the week she spends in Henryville at Camp Quality, a weeklong summer camp for children who have or are dealing with cancer.
NEW ALBANY – The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana has awarded nearly 100 scholarships totaling more than $870,000 in support for Southern Indiana students for the 2020-2021 academic year.
INDIANAPOLIS — As the cost of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to climb and affect nearly every part of Indiana’s economy, state leaders have decided to protect K-12 school funding from the cuts other agencies are experiencing.
NEW ALBANY – The Master of Science in Nursing program at IU Southeast has earned full accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
NEW ALBANY — A day after Floyd County voters opted out of a $3.1 million school safety referendum, those involved in the effort expressed appreciation to supporters and vowed to continue to work on ways to keep students safe.
NEW ALBANY — Over the past two decades, counselor Laura McGuirk has guided countless New Albany students on the pathway from high school to the next stages of their lives.
Bryce Dayton didn’t really know what he was signing up for when a guidance counselor at Clarksville High School encouraged him to apply for Leadership Southern Indiana’s new program, NEXGEN, in 2014.
NEW ALBANY — It is uncertain what the next academic year will look like for college students as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, but Indiana University President Michael McRobbie has outlined multiple possibilities for IU campuses.
INDIANAPOLIS – The latest executive order from Gov. Eric Holcomb, issued Friday, will permit many businesses in 89 of Indiana’s 92 counties to move to “Stage 2” of the plan to thwart the coronavirus, as detailed by the governor’s office.
MUNCIE — Thanks to a Ball State University immersive learning experience titled i-Made, Floyds Knobs resident Schyler Cerqueira is seeing her creative architectural designs become reality while serving the Muncie community.
SELLERSBURG — High school seniors at Rock Creek Community Academy were met with a celebration Tuesday afternoon as their teachers paid them a visit from a safe distance.
FLOYDS KNOBS — The auditorium at Floyd Central High School might be dark but that’s not stopping the school’s theatre arts department from entertaining the community.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — The first Earth Day, created by Wisconsin Sen. Gaylord Nelson, was celebrated on April 22, 1970 as a way to help bring awareness to conserving the environment.
JEFFERSONVILLE — After several months as Jeffersonville High School’s interim principal, Greater Clark County Schools has appointed Pam Hall as the school’s permanent principal.
DNR properties remain open for day-use outdoor recreation, including hiking, biking on paved trails, boating, fishing, birding and geocaching. Entrance-gate admission at properties that normally charge gate admission remains temporarily waived.
SELLERSBURG — Ivy Tech Community College State Board of Trustees member, Marianne Glick, and her spouse, Mike Woods, have committed $500,000 in matching funds across the state for Ivy Tech’s newly established COVID-19 Relief Fund to assist students.
INDIANAPOLIS — The intensifying COVID-19 pandemic is spelling new and unprecedented consequences for the world, and Indiana is no exception, state officials said as they unveiled the latest tolls of the disease and new steps proposed to stem its spread.
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.
This Week's Circulars
Life celebration services 1:00 P.M. Saturday at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington. Visitation 2:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday and after 9:00 A.M. Saturday.
Visitation for Evelyn Crady will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 8, 2020, at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, with service at 2 p.m. www.kraftfs.com
- Floyd County Prosecutor Keith Henderson dies
- Charlestown student tests positive for COVID-19
- HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Long-time Clarksville coach Dennis Hawkins passes away
- Ivy Tech Sellersburg offering free certification classes through Workforce Ready Grant
- New Washington student tests positive for COVID-19
- Rock Creek student tests positive for COVID-19
- Rollover crash on I-64 westbound in Floyd County
- Two arrested on multiple drug charges in Clarksville motel
- Authority eyes future of City-County Building as New Albany set to depart
- Charlestown man arrested on multiple drug charges