Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch presents checks to Jackson County Rural Electric Membership Corp. and SEI Communications last month at Belterra Resort Casino. Jackson County REMC received $431,582 for two Jennings County broadband projects to expand broadband to 281 unserved locations. SEI Communications received $12,997,889 for four broadband projects impacting 3,237 households, 285 businesses and 90 anchor institutions in Dearborn, Franklin, Jefferson, Jennings, Ohio, Ripley and Switzerland counties. At left is State Rep. Randy Lyness (R-West Harrison); SEI CEO/General Manager Tony Clark; Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch; and Jackson County REMC Mark McKinney.
In keeping with the COVID-19 times, the semi-annual Friends of the Muscatatuck River Society found it necessary to amend its tactics.
A statement issued by the group conveyed, "The FMRS has always encouraged everyone to be stewards of the environment, and our #1 emphasis has always been "Safety First." Due to social distancing protocols caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not "officially" conduct our annual Fall River Sweep. Any individual or group efforts will not be sanctioned by the FMRS. Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Imagine being sentenced to serve seven years in prison because of your addiction to drugs and three years later you are three years sober and a Life Coach, helping others just like you rehabilitate by making the community a better place. Wednesday, November 18, 2020
The Kelley Direct Online MBA program in the Indiana University Kelley School of Business moved up to No. 1 in rankings from Poets & Quants, a leading news site about business education. Wednesday, November 18, 2020
The Indiana Arts Commission in partnership with the Office of the Governor announced the 2020 recipients of the Governor's Arts Award. Originally presented in 1973, these awards recognize excellence in artistic achievement, philanthropy, arts education, and leadership in the arts and are presented biennially at a public event. The public event for the 2020 recipients has been postponed to 2021 due to the public health crisis. Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Veterans Day 2020 found VFW Commander Art Fields and Veterans Service Officer Dan Brookbank at North Vernon's assisted living community, Autumn Trace, to honor veterans living at the facility and to share that appreciation with the veterans' fellow neighbors. Wednesday, November 18, 2020