In the Thursday, February 25 issue
Local libraries are gearing up to kick off the second annual Ripley County Park Hop on Monday, March 1. “Anyone can come, for people from all over,” said Terri Trowbridge, executive director of the Ripley County Tourism Bureau. “The hope is bring peopl …Read the story »
When Ripley County Deputy Sheriff Adam Hunger stopped a vehicle on February 16 while on regular patrol, he didn’t know it would turn out to be a drug stop. The officer noticed the truck traveling southbound on US 50 about 6 p.m. near US 50 and Abdon Dr …Read the story »
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.