• Contract Awarded for Main St. Work

    A familiar name in construction will handle the work for an early portion of Phase One of the Main Street Project. City Engineer John Sprague spoke to the Board of
     
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  • Board Approves Assistance for Bridge Widening

    City Engineer John Sprague will have some assistance in overseeing a portion of Phase One of the Main Street Project. Sprague appeared before the Vincennes Board of Works at their
     
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  • Council Approves Funds for VanGo

    VanGo received approval for funding from the county for 2019, but it wasn’t quite as much as they had hoped for. VanGo Director Nola Davis was among a few representatives
     
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  • Council Passes Donation Ordinance

    The process of donating government funds just became a bit more standardized. During their meeting Monday night, the Knox County Council passed an ordinance that would give better structure to
     
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  • GSH Foundation Seeking Funds for New Ed. Center

    The Good Samaritan Foundation continues to work towards the construction of a new conference center on the hospital campus. Foundation Director Gary Hackney and Board President Helen Sierp appeared before
     
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  • Six New CASAs Take Oath

    A new group of volunteers was sworn in to help local youth Monday afternoon. Six new Court Appointed Special Advocates took their oath before Judge Gara Lee at the Knox
     
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  • Council Approves Sheriff’s Dept. Upgrade

    The Sheriff’s department will be receiving an upgrade in technology. During the Knox County Council meeting last night, Sheriff Mike Morris approached the council about upgrading the department’s body camera
     
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  • Eli Lilly's Corporate Headquarters in Indianapolis. (Lauren Chapman/IPB News)

    Eli Lilly Aquires New Cancer Treatment Drugs

    Within in one week, Indianapolis-based Eli Lilly hopes two oncology purchases will boost its cancer drug portfolio. Eli Lilly has purchased two smaller companies in the past week that have
     
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  • Legislators in the House approved the bill mostly along party lines, with a few Republicans voting against the bill. (Jeanie Lindsay/IPB News)

    General Assembly OKs Controversial School Bill

    Lawmakers approved a hotly debated school financial management bill during the special session Monday. House Bill 1315 aims to prevent more school financial problems, gives Ball State University control of
     
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  • The Senate GOP caucus elected Sen. Rod Bray (R-Martinsville), right, to become the new Senate President Pro Tem. Sen. Mark Messmer (R-Jasper), left, will become the new Majority Floor Leader, replacing Bray. (Brandon Smith/IPB News)

    Bray Chosen to Become New Senate GOP Leader

    The Indiana Senate GOP caucus voted Monday to make Sen. Rod Bray (R-Martinsville) the new Senate President Pro Tem. Bray will replace current leader Sen. David Long (R-Fort Wayne), who
     
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