Chamber Lunch Event to Highlight Farbest Foods

(Vincennes, IN)– Today’s Knox County Chamber monthly meeting will be a lunch session to highlight sponsor Farbest Foods. The company will provide the lunch in a session at Vincennes University’s Beckes Student Union. The meeting will also showcase Farbest Foods’ work at its Knox County plant. …

Continue Reading

KCPL Board Passes 2015 Budget

(Vincennes, IN)– The Knox County Library Board has approved the 2015 budget for the Knox County Public Library. The budget will increase 41-thousand, 990 dollars for next year– or, just over two and a half percent. Knox County Library Director Emily Bunyan told the Board most of the increase will go toward renovating the Youth Department…

Continue Reading

Vincennes Man Arrested in Palestine, IL

(Palestine, IL) — The Palestine Police Department arrested a Vincennes man after an incident on West Market Street. Police Chief Jeff Besing and Officer Brandon Carpenter were called to a home about an unwanted person at the home. The owner wanted him arrested. …

Continue Reading

Commissioners, Council Candidates Part of Forum

(Vincennes, IN)– Candidates for both the Knox County Commissioners and Council joined together last night for a Candidate’s Forum last night at the Vincennes Fortnightly Club. The political event was sponsored by the Knox County League of Women Voters, and moderated by Elizabeth Pendley. The candidates in contested races involved in the Forum included Commissioners’ candidates Steve Thais and Rowe Sargent, and Council candidates Bob Lechner, Wayne Thomann, Nichole Like, Brian Downen, Jim Beery, and Kerry Currier. …

Continue Reading