LOUISVILLE — Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has announced a request for proposals as he tries to clean up the city’s police department.
INDIANA — There have now been more than 35,000 cases of COVID-19 identified among Hoosiers, the state department of health reported today.
LOUISVILLE — Hours after looters struck the Kroger on West Broadway, West End residents and customers began arriving at the store to help clean up.
Joe Biden is on the cusp of formally securing the Democratic presidential nomination after winning hundreds more delegates in primary contests Tuesday that tested the nation’s ability to run elections while balancing a pandemic and sweeping social unrest.
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s first election to feature widespread mail-in balloting concluded Tuesday with long lines in Indianapolis delaying the closure of some in-person voting locations by three hours.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Clark County saw a record number of voters cast ballots through mail-in or absentee in Tuesday’s primary, which County Clerk Susan Popp said was an encouraging sign.
NEW ALBANY — As 6 p.m. arrived and polls were set to close for the Indiana primary on Tuesday, lines wrapped around school buildings that served as vote centers in Floyd County.
CLARK COUNTY — Voters overwhelmingly approved a referendum that will separate West Clark Community Schools into two school districts.
FLOYD COUNTY — Floyd County voters rejected a referendum that would have expanded school safety services and security with funding from increased taxes.
CLARK COUNTY — Southern Indiana attorney Dan Moore has handily won a victory in the Clark County Circuit No. 1 Republican Primary and will face the court’s sitting judge in the General election in November.
A poll worker stationed at Floyd Central High School was removed Tuesday after making "editorial comments" against the passage of a school safety referendum, said Floyd County Democratic Party chair Adam Dickey.
CLARK COUNTY — Absentee ballots were more than triple the 2016 numbers by 2 p.m. Tuesday in Clark County, Clerk Susan Popp confirmed.
President Donald Trump's threat to use military force nationwide if governors fail to deploy the National Guard in sufficient numbers to quash protesters is based on the Insurrection Act of 1807.
LOUISVILLE — The Kroger grocery store in Louisville's Parkland neighborhood has closed out of “an abundance of caution” following a fifth night of protests in the city, according to WAVE 3 News.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — A protest over the weekend in downtown Jeffersonville was peaceful between demonstrators and police officers, city officials said Monday night.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid racial unrest across the nation, President Donald Trump declared himself “the president of law and order” and threatened Monday to deploy the United States military to American cities to quell a rise of violent protests.
INDIANAPOLIS—Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb has commanded media attention managing the COVID-19 crisis through this primary season as Woody Myers, now his Democratic challenger in the fall election, has struggled for visibility.
INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric Holcomb called for a statewide coalition to address racial disparities after a fourth consecutive day of demonstrations statewide but offered no concrete examples of change.
The Indiana Department of Insurance, the state’s insurance regulator, is alerting Hoosiers 65 and older that there is a Special Enrollment Period for Part B of Medicare without penalties.
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.
LOUISVILLE — A man was shot and killed after shots were fired toward Louisville Metro Police Department officers and National Guard members while trying to disperse a crowd following protests that continued into Monday morning, according to LMPD.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Malcolm “Milky” Williams loved basketball, his family, and his friends, and he died just days before the birth of his first child after being shot by an Indiana State Police trooper in an incident that sparked a demonstration in downtown Jeffersonville this afternoon.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A bystander who was shot Thursday in Louisville during protests over recent police-involved deaths of blacks said he wants answers about what happened to him.
LOUISVILLE — Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today announced a dusk-till-dawn curfew for Saturday night, hoping to prevent a third night of violence, according to WAVE 3 News.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — After months of being told to stay at home and avoid large groups, Southern Indiana residents will have a chance soon to get outdoors and enjoy some live music.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is asking paddlers to report their wildlife observations while paddling Indiana waterways from June 1 to July 31.
INDIANAPOLIS – The state will use $30 million in federal aid to offer grants to small businesses feeling revenue losses due to the coronavirus pandemic.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Around 40 protesters gathered Friday evening at Big Four Bridge in Jeffersonville, seeking justice for Breonna Taylor, the Louisville woman fatally shot by police, and George Floyd, who died while being restrained by a Minneapolis police officer, who dug his knee into the …
CLARKSVILLE — Texas Roadhouse in Clarksville underwent a deep cleaning and sanitizing effort Thursday night, a company representative said, after a restaurant employee tested positive for COVID-19 this week.
“During this hard and scary time of this pandemic, I would say that most people are either feeling scared, shocked, petrified, or even more. I myself am feeling the same way, but also I am glad to spend time with family, and am able to have fun even while still “in school.” Yes, it may at ti…
Family research has been described as trying to solve a puzzle without all the puzzle pieces. Those missing pieces must first be found to even have a chance to solve the puzzle.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Southern Indiana emergency management agencies have seen a significant drop in requests for personal protective equipment (PPE) in recent weeks, but they are continuing to monitor the community’s needs amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series to remind readers of what their participation in the Relay for Life means to those who fight cancer.
Of all the foods I’ve had over the course of my five decades of spinning around the sun, gyros could be one of my favorite “street foods.” Scratch that. It could be one of my favorite foods of all time.
CLARK COUNTY — The food service provider Aramark will take over all of Greater Clark’s district’s food services next school year, a move that will cut costs for the district.
LOUISVILLE — Seven people were shot during protests that lasted into early Friday morning in downtown Louisville, WAVE 3 News reports.An LMPD spokeswoman confirmed that one of the victims was in critical condition. She also said several arrests had been made. What remains unknown is who was …
SOUTHERN INDIANA — With sales increasing by 30% during the pandemic, Samtec has faced somewhat of a unique challenge in that unlike some industries, the manufacturer has grappled with a rising demand while keeping the safety of its employees first and foremost.
CLARK COUNTY — The use of naloxone to treat overdoses has increased significantly throughout the state, but it has almost doubled in Clark County in recent months.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Following state and national trends, unemployment rates in Clark and Floyd counties skyrocketed in April.
CLARK COUNTY — Clark County has been notified that it will be awarded an estimated $26,000 in federal Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) funds and an additional $55,000 through CARES and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), as appropri…
Nothing shouts spring and summer like fresh herbs. Mint, basil, sage, dill, cilantro, thyme, chives, and oregano all grow well in our Southern Indiana climate. Find fresh herbs in farmer’s markets or grow them in backyard gardens, pots and indoor window containers. To prepare herbs for use w…
NEW ALBANY — Baptist Health is using enhanced cleaning and disinfecting measures, including some of the latest virus- and bacteria-killing technology, to help ensure the safety of patients, visitors and staff.
This Week's Circulars
Sharon Louise Shopher, 75, entered eternal life on Monday, June 1, 2020 at her home. She was preceded in death by her parents, King Blakley and Mary Helen French and step-parents, Louis French and Jean Blakley. Surviving are her husband, Mike Shopher, Salem, sons, Sonny (Cheryl) Lee, Sellers…
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