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In the Thursday, February 25 issue

In the print edition:

Director of Genesis: Pathways to Success steps down after 13 years

Genesis: Pathways to Success (GPS) Director, Cheryll Obendorf, will step down from the Director’s position on March 1, 2021, after nearly 13 years as the leader of one of the Ripley County Community Foundation’s key initiatives. During her tenure, GPS has been recognized for its leadership across a wide range of key education, workforce, and community development initiatives and has leveraged over $4.2 million into education and workforce development since 2008.


Alcohol believed to be factor in two vehicle crash on US 50

Just after 8 p.m. Monday, February 22, officers from the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash about two miles west of Holton on US 50 that involved two pickup trucks.


Individuals 60 and older can now register for the COVID-19 Vaccine

In accordance with the new guidelines provided by the State of Indiana, any Hoosier age 60 and older, first responders (fire, law enforcement, emergency medical services, reservists and volunteers) who have in-person contact with the public, and licensed and unlicensed healthcare workers who have in-person contact with patients or infectious material in any healthcare setting are now eligible to schedule a COVID-19 vaccination appointment.