VPD Arrest Panhandler in Vincennes

(Vicennes, IN)– Vincennes City Police arrested a man last night after he was found in the middle of a busy Vincennes Intersection. Shortly after eight p-m, officers arrested 23 year-old Jeremiah Hilt after he was found obstructing traffic at Hart Street and Kimmel Road.  Police  claim he was also panhandling motorists at the intersection.  This […]

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KC Parks Receive First Grant, Seek Second Grant

(Vincennes, IN)–  The Knox County Parks Department is awaiting word on the second half of funding for establishment of the Fox Ridge Nature Park.  Parks Department superintendent Rama Sobhani told the Parks Board last night they have received 300-thousand dollars from the Bicentennial Nature Trust for the land’s purchase.  The second grant of 200-thousand dollars […]

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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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