Courthouse to Close Friday

(Vincennes, IN)  –  The Knox County Courthouse will be closed on Friday so contractors can work on the courthouse elevator. The decision to close the courthouse was handed down this afternoon by County Commissioner Order. Commissioner Donnie Halter said construction crews will be drilling a 60-foot deep hole to install a drive cylinder. He said […]

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Pool Operation Change Announced

(Vincennes, IN)  –  The Vincennes Parks Department announced a change in swim dates for Rainbow Beach. There will be no Open Swim for August 7th and 8th. Tot time and lap swim will still be from 10 to noon those days. The change is due to lifeguards returning to school on those days. The pool […]

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Woodruff to Resign from INDOT

(Indianapolis, IN)–  The chief of staff at the Indiana Department of Transportation is stepping down.  Troy Woodruff’s departure comes just one day before the state’s top ethics policeman is expected to release findings of an investigation into Woodruff’s conduct regarding the I-69 project.  Woodruff is a Vincennes resident who became INDOT chief of staff in […]

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Part of Oliphant Drive Closes for Levee Project Repairs

(Vincennes, IN)– Vincennes City crews have announced the closing of part of Oliphant Drive between Niblack Boulevard and Chicago Avenue.  The closing will allow repair of the floodwall opening. The repair is part of the ongoing Vincennes City Levee project. The affected part of Oliphant is expected to stay closed through mid-September.

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KCDC Executive Director Gary Gentry Leaves Post

(Vincennes, IN)– Today ends the 12 years in charge for Knox County Development Corporation executive director Gary Gentry.  Gentry took over the post in 2002, and was responsible for overseeing much of the county’s industrial growth in the last dozen years. Gentry took the position on an interim basis in 2002.  He says before he […]

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