FLOYD COUNTY — Health officials in Floyd County have secured a grant that they hope will make great strides in preventing drug overdose deaths in the community.
INDIANA — There have now been 69,255 cases of COVID-19 identified in Indiana since March 1, with 836 of those cases added to the total Tuesday by the state department of health.
INDIANA — There now have been 68,433 cases of COVID-19 identified in Indiana since March 1 with 582 of those cases added to the total Monday by the state department of health.
CHARLESTOWN — A Charlestown High School student has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a phone message left for parents this afternoon from principal Amy Cook.
INDIANA — Clark County has topped 1,000 COVID-19 cases since testing began in March and Floyd County is nearing 700, according to Indiana State Department of Health data reported Friday.
INDIANA — There have now been 65,253 cases of COVID-19 identified in Indiana since March 1 with 970 of those cases added to the total Thursday by the state department of health.
INDIANA — There have now been 64,299 cases of COVID-19 identified in Indiana since testing began in March, the state department of health reported Wednesday.
INDIANA — There have now been 950 cases of COVID-19 reported among Clark County residents and 609 among Floyd County residents to date, the Indiana State Department of Health reported Tuesday.
INDIANA — There have now been 62,907 COVID-19 cases identified in Indiana since early March, 561 of them reported Sunday, according to the Indiana State Department of Health.
INDIANA — The Indiana State Department of Health reported 1,011 new COVID-19 cases as of Thursday, surpassing the record the previous day of 954.
CLARKSVILLE — Health officials in Clark County have doubled capacity at one of the county’s five COVID-19 testing sites in response to overwhelming demand from residents.
NEW ALBANY — A family-owned pharmacy in New Albany is expanding its commitment to community health with a new program aimed at preventing a life-threatening disease.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Some U.S. retailers recently curbed giving out coins for change amid a disruption issue caused by COVID-19, but local industries that traditionally rely on coins aren't feeling the effect yet.
INDIANA — There have now been 57,916 cases of COVID-19 reported in Indiana since testing began in March, The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) reported Tuesday.
INDIANA — There have now been 57,206 cases of COVID-19 reported in Indiana since testing began in March, the state department of health reported Monday.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Four years ago, Jeffersonville resident Lori Forest was inspired to begin work on a safety device she hopes will save the lives of countless children.
INDIANA — There have now been a total of 54,813 Hoosiers test positive for COVID-19 since testing began in March, the Indiana State Department of Health reported Friday.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Clark County judges have requested that an emergency order related to court activities be reinstated in light of two new cases of COVID-19 among stakeholders of the courts.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Tax day, deferred three months due to COVID-19, has again approached. And while federal numbers show that many taxpayers took advantage of that period, one Southern Indiana preparer said numbers have evened out.
Youth Count is seeking Floyd County and other southern Indiana teens interested in sharing with other youth about the dangers of vaping, JUULIng and e-cigarettes, as well as providing information about services designed to help teens stop using.
INDIANAPOLIS — Diabetics in Indiana who need insulin will be able to get their medicine from a pharmacist without a prescription starting January 2021.
CLARKSVILLE — Plans have been halted on a major development opportunity in Clarksville as its redevelopment commission weighs next steps during the COVID-19 economy.
There have now been 45,331 positive COVID-19 cases reported to the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), according to an update which reflects numbers as of 11:59 p.m. Sunday.
CLARK COUNTY —Those who knew her well say Laura Lindley was a strong, smart woman full of life, who worked hard every day to make her community a better place.
INDIANA — There have now been 43,644 positive COVID-19 cases reported to the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), according to an update which reflects numbers as of 11:59 p.m. Wednesday.
ELIZABETH — Employees at Caesars Southern Indiana in Elizabeth delivered a petition Wednesday to management demanding better compliance with guests wearing masks to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. It was signed by 305 people in the company.
INDIANA — There have now been 45,952 positive COVID-19 cases reported to the Indiana State Department of Health, according to an update which reflects numbers as of 11:59 p.m. Tuesday.
INDIANA — As Indiana nears the fifth stage of reopening after more than three months of restrictions for businesses, schools, government operations and other activities because of COVID-19, local health officials remain watchful.
INDIANA — The percentage of positive COVID-19 cases in Indiana among those tested continues to decline, according to data provided by the Indiana State Department of Health.
INDIANA — There have now been 43,655 positive cases of COVID-19 identified in Indiana of 444,252 people tested, or 9.8% positive, the state department of health reported Thursday.
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.
INDIANAPOLIS—Dalton Minnick was a happy and healthy 10-year-old when he suddenly developed a hearing loss followed by a change in behavior, becoming aggressive and confused.
ANDERSON, Ind. — Commissioners in a central Indiana county have failed to extend the county’s needle exchange, halting local efforts to prevent the spread of diseases among intravenous drug users by providing them with clean needles.
ELKHART, Ind. — A 100-year-old Indiana woman who has lived through World War II, survived cancer and successfully battled her way back from a bout of pneumonia last year, learned earlier this month that she’s also a survivor of COVID-19.
INDIANAPOLIS – Hoosiers still don’t know the full toll of COVID-19 in long-term facilities that care for some of the state’s most vulnerable residents. Data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid on nursing homes still have errors, despite two separate updates since the agency first rele…
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.
INDIANA — There have been 418,916 Hoosiers tested for COVID-19, the Indiana State Department of Health reported Monday. Of these, 42,633 cases have been confirmed positive for the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, or 10.2% of those tested. There have been 2,363 deaths in the state. In…
INDIANA — Nearly 9,000 Clark and Floyd County residents have been tested for COVID-19, the Indiana State Department of Health reported Tuesday.
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Phyllis Craig, 82, North Vernon, died August 3, 2020. Funeral services are 11:00 a.m. August 8, 2020, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral Home. Visitation 4:00 - 8:00, August 7, 2020.
Proceeded in death by parents, Richard and Becky McHone (Smitley). Survived by his children, Chloe, Cate and Clair McHone.
- 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
- Floyd Central Boosters question fundraiser legitimacy