Large Fire Breaks Out at Livengood Pallet Service

A large fire broke out at the Livengood Pallet Service on State Road 28 Tuesday night. Several departments were called to battle the fire, which happened around 7 p.m. Nearly 50 firefighters responded and tankers had to bring water to the scene. The fire closed State Road 28 at 900 West most of the night.…

Businesses to Create 30,000 Plus Jobs in Indiana

Today, Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced the end of a record-breaking year for economic development with the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) securing 293 commitments from companies across the country and around the world to locate or grow in Indiana. Together, these businesses plan to invest more than $7.04 billion in their Indiana operations and…

Pacers Gaming Debuts NBA 2K Team

Pacers Sports & Entertainment has unveiled the name and logo for its NBA 2K League esports team. Pacers Gaming, which will include a roster of five players, becomes the fourth franchise under the PS&E umbrella, along with the Indiana Pacers, Indiana Fever and Fort Wayne Mad Ants. The Pacers Gaming roster will be selected in March…

Indiana Schools Get ‘C’ in Teaching Personal Finance

High schools in the state of Indiana earned a C Tuesday (12/12) for teaching personal finance. The grade was in “Is Your State Making the Grade?  The 2017 Report Card on State Efforts to Improve Financial Literacy in High Schools.” The report card, prepared by Champlain College’s Center for Financial Literacy, grades each of the 50 U.S. states…

Economic Wishes Listed for State in 2018

Inside INdiana Business is reporting as we begin a new year, most Hoosiers are filled with hope and optimism for their families. Economic conditions continued to improve in 2017 and the outlook for 2018 is very positive. There is much hard work ahead, but our state’s leaders have proven that they can tackle major challenges…

State Sets Sights on International Markets

International trade continues to be critical for food and agricultural companies in Indiana. In order to grow this important sector of the state’s economy, the Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) is working to expand access to international markets by strengthening its partnership with the Food Export Association of the Midwest USA (Food Export-Midwest). “It…

Clerk-Treasurer Shares Results of Frankfort’s Financial Examination by State Board

With the Indiana State Board of Accounts recently completing its examination of the City of Frankfort’s financial records for January 1, 2013 – December 31, 2016, Clerk Treasurer Judy Sheets announced those results are available online at: http://www.in.gov/sboa/WebReports/B49059.pdf “Per Indiana Code 5-11-1, municipalities’ financial examination findings are available to the public and we are pleased to…

Victim Identified in Michigantown House Fire

One person is dead following a house fire that broke out Friday afternoon in Michigantown. The Michigan Township Fire Chief has confirmed that 43-year-old Deanna Hoke died in the fire. Clinton County Sheriff’s Office deputies confirm one person was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation. Fire crews were called to the home around 2:30…

United Way Attains Just Under 90 Percent of 2017 Goal

The United Way of Clinton County announced their campaign total for 2017. United Way Executive Director Carolina Booth announced the results on Monday’s Partyline program. Booth said this year’s campaign fell short of its goal of $500,000. However, they were quite happy with the total of $441,415.70 which was 88.3 percent. This year’s campaign also…