The obituary (or the shortened “obit”) has long been a part of the news reported by newspapers. The obit is an article that reports the recent death of a person, and usually includes a brief summary of the person’s life and information about the upcoming funeral. My grandmother used to read …
NEW ALBANY — Floyd County Auditor Scott Clark is looking for a way to not only attract a qualified employee, but one who will stick around longer than a few months.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Jury selection has begun in the five-year-old case of a man accused of stabbing, mutilating and consuming organs of his ex-girlfriend in 2014.
NEW ALBANY — As both kids and adults gathered in a small dome on Saturday, orange and black wings fluttered about in every direction, landing on colorful benches, artificial flowers and people's heads. Later in the day, the monarch butterflies took off from the New Albany riverfront as they …
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…
CLARK COUNTY — Terry Vissing was just 15 when he started helping his father manage their family farm in Clark County. Now 50 years later, the farmer remains one with the earth.
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.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The world's fifth largest steel manufacturer says it will be able to ramp up its production and workforce in its Jeffersonville location now that it has been excluded from trade restrictions implemented by the Trump Administration.
JEFFERSONVILLE — As the rebirth of downtown Jeffersonville continues to transform the cityscape, growing pains are to be expected.
NEW ALBANY — For seven years, Mary Grinestaff was a loyal customer at The Clothes Cottage consignment shop on Charlestown Road in New Albany.
NEW ALBANY — Southern Indiana’s annual celebration of the arts and butterflies, the Monarch Festival and Art Fair, will take place on Saturday, Aug. 17, at a new location — the New Albany Riverfront Amphitheater.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — This weekend, local musicians will take the stage for a chance to perform in a nationally-televised competition.
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…
CLARKSVILLE — Clarksville is taking steps to transform large parts of unused or outdated commercial space into modern areas that are relevant in the age of internet shopping.
JEFFERSONVILLE — About eight families were evacuated from their apartments Wednesday after a structure fire in the 1200 block of Melody Lane in Jeffersonville.
CLARK COUNTY — INDOT maintenance crews will replace a culvert on U.S. 31 near the Monroe Township Fire Department in Underwood on Thursday, Aug. 15, weather permitting.
NEW ALBANY — As a local family grieves the loss of a child, a New Albany church is stepping up to provide financial support in their time of need.
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.
NEW ALBANY — Officials from the New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. have taken two steps toward aligning itself with the needs of teachers in the district.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — For years, Memphis couple Stacey and Shawn Carver had unsuccessfully tried a variety of diets in an effort to lose weight, and both have struggled with health issues related to obesity, including diabetes and high blood pressure.
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.
NEW ALBANY — Sam Peden Community Park's pedway will be closed Aug. 14-16 for repairs. The road in the park, from the stop sign to shelter house No. 3, will also be paved next week but one lane will remain open.
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…
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.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Jeffersonville resident Liv Storz said she hasn't put her life on hold due to the increasing instances of mass shootings across the U.S., but it has changed her perspective.
CLARKSVILLE — It will be a slow process, but a local nonprofit is making significant headway in its plans and acquisition of land for the development of a riverfront park in Southern Indiana.
CLARKSVILLE — Long-time, and legendary, Providence High School football coach Gene Sartini was laid to rest Friday.
SCOTT COUNTY — Indiana State Police have identified four of the five people killed early Friday after a van carrying seven people crashed in Scott County.
This Week's Circulars
Paul J. Francke "Joe", 68, of Jeffersonville, IN passed away on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family. A funeral service will be at 7 PM on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main St. Jeffersonville, IN. Visitation for Joe will be on Tuesday,…
- New consignment shop opens at Clothes Cottage location in New Albany
- New entertainment venue to replace downtown Jeffersonville parking lot
- New Albany church raises funds for teenager's funeral expenses
- New Albany man charged with sexual misconduct with a minor
- arc's downtown Jeffersonville headquarters invades the senses
- Grant Line Road contractor being fined
- Haven House transitioning to new ownership
- ALL AFLUTTER: Monarch Festival and Art Fair is Saturday in New Albany
- Clarksville man arrested on child molestation charges
- NA-FC school board passes resolutions supporting teachers