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Jobless rate drops
Bartholomew County's unemployment rate dropped to 4.2 percent in July, which was tied for the second lowest in the state, according to Indiana Workforce Development.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Duke, Jackson County REMC reporting outages
Duke Energy is reporting that a power outage - first reported at 9:24 a.m. Saturday - is affecting 727 of its customers in the Brownstown area.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Humane society plans annual summer event
The Humane Society of Jackson County will stage its annual Dog Days of Summer on Aug. 23 at the Keach parking lot in downtown Seymour.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Beading group to meet at Seymour Library
The next meeting of BEAD! will be at 6a p.m. Tuesday in the meeting room at the Seymour Library.
Jackson County Watermelon Festival
Jackson County , Indiana will be having a Watermelon Festival on September 5, 6 and 7, 2014.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Visitor center board OKs grants
The Jackson County Visitor Center Board of Directors recently approved a series of promotional and developmental grants to community organizations.
Day care owner upbeat about opportunities
Terri's Playhouse at 10818 E. Greendale Drive in Seymour became Jackson County's first Level 3 provider back in 2009.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
One Dead, Second Injured In Cortland Crash
A Jackson County man is dead and another injured after a two-vehicle crash at County Road 400 East and 550 North, just south of Cortland.
Gears for Girls bike ride to benefit local group
Girls Inc. of Jackson County is hosting the Gears for Girls bike ride Sept. 6 to raise funds for programming expenses.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Zoning board to consider pond construction request
Jackson County Board of Zoning Appeals is scheduled to consider a request for construction of a four-acre pond during its meeting at 7:30a p.m. Tuesday at the plan commission office, 202 E. Walnut St., Brownstown.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Fall gardening focus of upcoming program
Brownstown Public Library, 120 E. Spring St., will offer a program about fall gardening at 6a p.m. Aug. 18. Richard Beckort with the Jackson County office of Purdue Cooperative Extension will present the program, which is free and open to the public.
Column: United Way works to benefit Jackson County residents
When asked this simple question, many people's responses start with a major pause.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Seymour Senior 107 Club to meet this weekend
Seymour Senior 107 Club's monthly meeting will be at 11a a.m. Saturday at Seymour Community Center, 107 S. Chestnut St. A pitch-in dinner and games are scheduled to follow.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Seymour residents concerned after KKK flyer distributed
Some Southern Indiana residents got some disturbing fliers Monday, Aug. 4. It was an invitation for residents to join the Ku Klux Klan.
4 hit by careening truck at southern Indiana camp
Police say an Indianapolis boy was badly hurt when he was hit by an out-of-control truck at a southern Indiana church camp.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Four hurt in incident on Saturday at Springhill Camp
Four people were injured Saturday when they were struck by an out-of-control truck pulling two wagons full of campers and counselors at a camp west of Seymour.
Young campers, counselor injured in crash at Jackson County camp
Police said four people were injured after a truck carrying two shuttle trailers at a Jackson County camp crashed into them on Saturday.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
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Tribune photo by Aaron Piper / Jackson County Sheriff's Department dispatcher Tom Robbins of Vallonia monitors police activity on a computer Thursday at his desk in the dispatch center at the Jackson County Jail.
Jackson County medical students receive scholarships
The scholarship program was established in 2002 in honor of George H. James Jr. for his 33 years of service to Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, according to a news release.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
United Way spreading - Hope'
Jackson County United Way's efforts to raise $745,000 for 2015 will begin Friday at the Senior Citizens Center in Brownstown.