Washington Avenue Bridge Still Set for November Re-Opening

(Vincennes, IN)– Drivers on Washington Avenue are detouring the closing of the Washington Avenue bridge  The Knox County Commissioners closed the bridge, since they feel it is unsafe. The bridge had been placed under a six-ton limit months before its emergency closure.  Knox County Engineer John Sprague says in time, drivers got used to the […]

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Summer Meal Program Draws Almost 8,000

(Vincennes, IN)– The Summer Meal program in Vincennes was a huge success.  The free meals for children and adults was sponsored by the Vincennes Community Schools and Sodexo – the school’s food service contractor.  Mike Szady spearheaded the program. Nearly 8 Thousand meals were served at Vincennes schools and Washington Christian Academy.  That was an […]

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KC Library Board Continues Youth Department Discussion

(Vincennes, IN)– The Knox County Library Board is continuing discussion of how to renovate the Library’s Youth Center. Architect Harry Mohler heard Board requests for heating and air conditioning, light fixtures, plaster, and flooring for the coming project. Library director Emily Bunyan says the suggestions they gave to Mohler will return next month as a […]

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GRC Releases its Public Overview

(Vincennes, IN)–  Officials at George Rogers Clark National Historic Park have laid out a Foundation Document Overview.  The public document is a description of the park’s location, resources, significance, and themes. Park Superintendent Frank Doughman says the overview keeps them in line to achieve the Park’s mission… Doughman also knows the document will help them […]

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Riley Elementary Gets Statewide Honor

(Vincennes, IN)– Riley Elementary School in Vincennes is one of three schools in the state to be recognized by the Institute of Quality Education.  According to Principal Susan Marchino, 40 schools were nominated for the award, six were named finalists, and one each for Southern, Central, and Northern Indiana were named winners.  Riley School will […]

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