Oil Prices Cause Farmer Problems: Villwock

(Bicknell, IN)– Indiana Farm Bureau president Don Villwock is concerned about the continuing problem of high oil prices on Indiana’s farmers.  Oil prices have hovered between 105 and 110 dollars a barrel, mainly due to instability in Iraq. Villwock was back in his native Knox County earlier this week.  He admits the high oil prices […]

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One Wastewater Bond Obligation is Fulfilled

(Vincennes, IN)– Closeout work has happened on the City’s 1998 bond to upgrade the City’s wastewater treatment plant. The final payment was for 189-thousand, 70 dollars. Also, final payment was made to Peyronnin Construction as part of that set of upgrades. The final invoice will be paid to the Bank of New York Mellon Trust. […]

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Old Oaken Days Pageant Set for Tonight

(Oaktown, IN)– Oaktown’s Old Oaken Days Celebration kicks off this weekend with its annual pageant. The event starts tonight at 6:30 p.m. Those interested in signing up in advance can do so on Facebook by following the Old Oaken Days page and then sending a message to its administrators. The entry fee is 5 dollars. […]

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One Dead in Morning Fire

(Vincennes, IN)  –  Vincennes Township Firemen responded to a fatal structure fire this morning at 2632 South Seivers Extension Road. Officers were on scene around 10:15 and found a pole barn at the location engulfed in flames. Firemen also noted that one person was killed in the blaze. No names have been released pending family […]

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