Fire Damages Recreational Trailer at Vincennes Residence

(Vincennes, IN)– A Recreational Trailer was destroyed by a fire about 11:30 Friday morning in Vincennes.  Vincennes Township and Vincennes City Firemen were called to 21 Buck Ridge to put out the fire behind the home of Scott Kirchoff. The trailer was destroyed in the fire and the home received some exterior damage.  No one […]

RDC Accepts INDOT Application for 2018 Call

The Vincennes Redevelopment Commission has approved involvement in an application for INDOT funding of the Main Street project.  The project includes a three-lane Main Street from 22nd Street to Richard Bauer Drive.  The project would also involve lighting, curbs, sidewalks, and drainage on that stretch.  The remainder of the project would be an improved two-lane […]

Two-Year Paving Project in Vincennes

(Vincennes, IN)–  Vincennes City Engineer John Sprague has re-set paving project priorities for the next two years, due to work by officials from Vectren.  Sprague told the Vincennes Redevelopment Commission yesterday that the Vectren work will cause him to move re-paving part of Sixth Street near Hart Street to 2015. That means re-paving on Hart […]

Sen. Coats in Vincennes on Tuesday

(Vincennes, IN)–  U-S Senator Dan Coats will be at Vincennes University Tuesday afternoon to speak to the Indiana Coal Council and members of the coal industry.  The Senator will make his comments in the Presidents’ Room inside the Beckes Student Union at two p-m. The hour-long discussion will touch on harmful proposed federal regulations involving […]

New LC Board Member Seated in District 7

There’s a new member on the Lawrence County Board. Mark Jones will assume the seat formerly held by Ryan Curtis who left the board after a change of residence moved him out of District 7. Jones will serve the remainder of Curtis’ term and if he chooses to run will be up for re-election in […]