SWMD to Honor Clark with Rainbow Beach Bench

(Vincennes, IN)– The Knox County Solid Waste Management District will honor its longtime Board chair Pat Clark by dedicating a bench outside Rainbow Beach.  Clark was serving as Board chairman when he passed away earlier this year. The plastic bench is recycled from old plastic bottlecaps; it will be located outside Rainbow Beach.  The Board […]

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GRC Plans More Work to Clark Memorial

(Vincennes, IN)– Officials at George Rogers Clark National Park are broadening their focus toward further repairs at the Clark Memorial itself.  G-R-C staff will develop plans to improve on repairs at the stone monument that sits along the Wabash River in downtown Vincennes. Over the years, various internal improvements have been made to improve energy […]

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24 and 5…

24 and 5.  Those are the big numbers Sunday at the Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.   24 is for Jeff Gordon, while 5 is for his fifth Brickyard title at Indianapolis. The number 24 in NASCAR is uniquely Jeff Gordon’s,  just like 3 is Dale Earnhardt Senior’s, 43 in Richard Petty’s, and 48 […]

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Red Skelton Museum Phase 2 Opens Over Weekend

Phase Two of the Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy opened over the weekend with a gala celebration at the Red Skelton Center in Vincennes.  The second phase opening means construction of the new museum is now complete. Red Skelton’s wife, Lothian Skelton, and Skelton impersonator Tom Mullica were guests at the Phase Two grand […]

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550 to Close Outside Wheatland Wednesday

(Wheatland, IN)– Indiana Department of Transportation officials say State Road 550 will be closed this week between Bruceville and Wheatland in Knox County for two bridge deck overlay projects. Beginning Wednesday, work will get underway to put overlays on bridges over Kessinger Ditch and Opossum Branch. Work will be completed in October. No through vehicle […]

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