Cornerstone Church Needs Your Help

The Cornerstone Community Church in Jefferson is gearing up for their annual giveaway to the community. This year it will be held on Saturday November 7th, at the church, at 10 am. Pastor Brad Fullerton says this year, some businesses were unable to help due to Covid-19 so they are looking for your help. Fullerton…

ISP Sponsoring With DEA for 19th Drug Take Back Day

On Saturday, the Indiana State Police Lafayette Post will once again partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for their 19th nationwide “Prescription Drug Take Back” initiative. The “Take Back” initiative seeks to prevent prescription drug abuse and theft through proper disposal of prescription drugs. In addition to the Lafayette Post, collection sites will be…

BMV Extends Hours for Election Day

The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) announced Tuesday that all BMV branches will extend hours of operation on Monday, Nov. 2 and Tuesday, Nov. 3 to issue ID cards and driver’s licenses to be used for identification at a polling place. Branches will be open Monday, Nov. 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.…

Healthy Communities Has New Support and Recovery Group

Healthy Communities of Clinton County Coalition has a new community support group starting the first Thursday in November from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at St. Matthew called ‘A Better Life: Brianna’s Hope’. This group is designed for anyone struggling with any addiction, or anyone who has been affected by addiction in their lives. It is open to…

State Health Says 1,551 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Tuesday announced that 1,551 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. To date, a total of 150,664 Indiana residents are known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 3,775 Hoosiers are confirmed to have…

COVID Outbreak Linked to Lebanon Long Term Care Facility

The Boone County Health Department has been made aware of an outbreak of COVID-19 within Signature Healthcare at Parkwood in Lebanon. As of Tuesday, 37 residents and employees are confirmed to have an active infection at COVID-19. It is with a heavy heart that we also report four residents have passed away. A strike team…

Prof: Pandemic Will Lead to Black Friday Shift

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing the way retailers are preparing for what is usually the biggest shopping weekend of the year. Many stores, including the nation’s largest retailer Walmart, have already announced plans to close on Thanksgiving Day, and others are planning to have their Black Friday deals available online well ahead of the big…

State Health Says 1,589 More Hoosiers Have COVID-19

The Indiana Department of Health Monday announced that 1,589 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. To date, a total of 149,166 Indiana residents are known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard. A total of 3,727 Hoosiers are confirmed to have…

‘Leading With 2020 Vision’ Monday, October 19

The WILO/Chamber of Commerce “Leading With 2020 Vision” series continued Monday morning with Clinton County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Shan Sheridan. “That (opening a little bit more and get back to normalcy as much as possible) is the plan,” said Sheridan. “I hope that others appreciate that. I think there’s a lot of folks…