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Former Milltown Elementary earns Four Star award

The former Milltown Elementary School, now East Crawford Elementary, will take five. Five Four Star School awards, that is....more >>

Jail medical contract funding passes council

A contract for a new medical provider for the Crawford County Jail has been finalized after the Crawford County Council approved funding at its meeting last Tuesday night at the judicial complex in English....more >>

Flood damage price tag now at $4.6M

EMA director says state may not meet threshold for federal aid

Last month, Crawford County officials said the cost to repair roads and bridges torn up from flooding in late April was at $4 million but likely would increase as they took a closer look at the damage. The price tag now stands at $4.6 million and, once bridges are formally inspected, could go up by at least another $1 million....more >>

Duke Energy to help industrial park prep for development

Duke Energy has selected the Crawford County Southeast Industrial Park near Leavenworth for the utility's 2017 Site Readiness Program. The 103-acre industrial park, which includes multiple parcels, is located just off Interstate 64 at Exit 92....more >>

Houchin highlights legislative session accomplishments

Making the rounds to media outlets throughout her district, State Sen. Erin Houchin stopped in Corydon recently to discuss her legislative accomplishments during the 2017 session. The Salem Republican filed 19 bills, with 10 of those — in some form or another— becoming law. ...more >>

Crawford's Allen earns Academic All-state honor

Crawford County's Carley Allen was among the players selected as Academic All-state honorable mention in softball....more >>

NH's Fravel receives All-state tennis honor

North Harrison girls' tennis player Payton Fravel was recently recognized by the Indiana High School Tennis Coaches Association and the Indiana Coaches of Girls' Sports Association....more >>

New sectional assignments approved by IHSAA

The IHSAA Executive Committee on May 1 approved the sectional assignments in six team sports boys' and girls' basketball, football, volleyball and boys' and girls' soccer for the next two school years....more >>

Why does it take a tragedy to pull us together?

Inspiration Corner

For years I have pondered this question. With the shooting of Congressman Steve Scalise, one witnessed members of both political parties coming together to play softball in his honor. They didn't wear their traditional blue and red uniforms but rather wore clothing of Mr. Scalise's alma mater, Louisiana State University. For a moment, polarization stopped in its tracks. Differences and disunity disappeared as quickly as darkness does when the sun rises....more >>
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