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New Albany teen pleads guilty to 3 murder counts
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 14:13:53 -0700
In this undated photo, provided by the Floyd County Jail, New Albany Police said Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, that Cody Cashion, 18, faces three counts of murder and one count of arson resulting in injury, Floyd County Prosecutor Keith Henderson announced at a news conference in New Albany, Ind. The charges are in connection to the fire that occurred Jan. 4 in New Albany, Ind., where three young ...
Indiana unemployment rate nudges up
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 09:14:49 -0700
• U.S.: 6.1 percent • Indiana: 5.9 percent • Clark County: 5.8 percent • Floyd County: 5.9 percent • Kentucky: 7.4 percent A NATIONAL LOOK Since the Great Recession officially ended in June 2009, the U.S. economy has generated 7.8 million jobs.
Fisherman dies after falling overboard on Ohio
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:37:42 -0700
A man fishing on the Ohio River who fell overboard after his boat hit an underwater object was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Indiana schools require more Internet access; Clark and Floyd already poised
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 13:15:23 -0700
INDIANAPOLIS — Elle Cox is a good student who likes doing her homework, but some evenings it takes a 10-mile trip to the nearest McDonald’s. In January, the fourth-grader in rural Decatur County joined a growing number of Indiana students who are carting home iPads instead of textbooks.
Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County awards 51 scholarships
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:14:52 -0700
> SOUTHERN INDIANA — Fifty-one new scholarship recipients from New Albany, Floyd Central, Providence and Community Montessori high schools joined nearly 150 others already receiving the scholarships of $10,000 over four years from the Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County.
NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For July 3
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 02:09:40 -0700
In observation of the Fourth of July holiday, there will be no paper delivered on Friday, July 4. There will be a weekend edition. Keep up with breaking news at newsandtribune.com.
Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County hands out spring grants
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:54:51 -0700
NEW ALBANY — Thirty-four organizations received a total of $351,121 in grants from the Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County Wednesday afternoon. The awards celebration was held inside the library on the IU Southeast campus.
NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For July 1
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 02:24:26 -0700
On Saturday, July 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Friends of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library will hold their book sale in the library’s Annex Building, at the corner of Spring Street and Scribner Drive.
Purdue College of Technology, YMCA of Southern Indiana start partnership
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 12:44:43 -0700
NEW ALBANY — Science, technology, engineering and math aren’t commonly associated with the YMCA, but that could change in Clark and Floyd counties.
NEWS AND TRIBUNE BRIEFS — For July 21
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 02:44:49 -0700
The Salvation Army back-to-school clothing giveaway will be held from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. July 23 at the Clarksville thrift store, 528 Little League Blvd., for residents of Clark, Floyd, Scott and Washington counties.