Stock Ticker

  • Unfortunately, we could not get stock quotes this time.
State

Braun to take over DWD, current commissioner not going anywhere

Braun to take over DWD, current commissioner not going anywhere

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mike Pence has named a state legislator to take over at the Department of Workforce Development, but the agency’s current…

Man waited too long to ask for return of cash bond

Man waited too long to ask for return of cash bond

Jennifer Nelson for www.theindianalawyer.com Although the trial court was not statutorily authorized to retain a man’s cash bond in 2005, the Indiana Court of Appeals affirmed the…

COA: Break in employment triggered non-compete agreement

COA: Break in employment triggered non-compete agreement

Jennifer Nelson for www.theindianalawyer.com  A man who joined a competitor immediately after his employment ended at another company did not violate a non-compete agreement, the Indiana Court…

Work share program debated by study committee

Work share program debated by study committee

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Business leaders split Wednesday on their support of a proposed work share program that would let companies reduce work hours for…

Fee cap provision in Med Mal Act does not reduce fund’s liability

Fee cap provision in Med Mal Act does not reduce fund’s liability

Jennifer Nelson for www.theindianalawyer.com  The Indiana Supreme Court has sided with an estate in a dispute over whether the Indiana Medical Malpractice Act’s cap on attorney fees…

Mail not hearsay, COA rules in affirming drug, gun convictions

Mail not hearsay, COA rules in affirming drug, gun convictions

Dave Stafford for www.theindianalawyer.com     A Fort Wayne man’s convictions on multiple cocaine-dealing and felony weapons charges were affirmed Tuesday after the Indiana Court of Appeals…

Evan Bayh says gubernatorial run is ‘unlikely’

Evan Bayh says gubernatorial run is ‘unlikely’

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Democrat Evan Bayh says it’s “unlikely” he will run for governor again, although he won’t finalize his decision until after Labor…

Gay rights advocates rally as 7th Circuit prepares to hear arguments in marriage case

Gay rights advocates rally as 7th Circuit prepares to hear arguments in marriage case

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Alice Hoenigman stood just 100 yards from the spot where she married her partner on June 25, the day a federal…

College students get web messages about Lifeline Law

College students get web messages about Lifeline Law

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Students returning to several Indiana colleges will be blasted with social media messages reminding them to call 911 to help friends…

Political

End the Export-Import Bank

End the Export-Import Bank

  The Ex-Im Bank was a terrible idea, badly executed. Now after 80 years of cronyism, it’s horribly corrupt and destructive. It is incorrect to say it’s…

Vanderburgh GOP Reagan Day Event

Vanderburgh GOP Reagan Day Event

Mark your calendars and SAVE THE DATE! Vanderburgh County Republican Party is bringing Michael Reagan, eldest son of President Reagan, to Evansville on October 20, 2014. A…

Eric Turner to lose leadership post over financial disclosure issues

Eric Turner to lose leadership post over financial disclosure issues

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Embattled Rep. Eric Turner will lose his leadership post during the next legislative session after failing to disclose a financial interest…

Mourdock steps down with just months left in term as treasurer

Mourdock steps down with just months left in term as treasurer

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – State Treasurer Richard Mourdock – a controversial political figure who lost a bid for the U.S. Senate after divisive remarks about…

Commentary: Pence should stop playing games with judicial system

Commentary: Pence should stop playing games with judicial system

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has a problem with judges. Commentary button in JPG – no shadowOr maybe judges have a problem…

Promoting CPR education across Indiana

Promoting CPR education across Indiana

  Adding new laws to the Indiana code is a process, a life-cycle. First, a bill has to make it through committee, successfully pass through both chambers…

EVSC SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATE TONY RICKETTS DECLINES HEALTH INSURANCE AND STIPEND‏

EVSC SCHOOL BOARD CANDIDATE TONY RICKETTS DECLINES HEALTH INSURANCE AND STIPEND‏

Dear Voters;I’m running for the At-Large seat on the EVSC School Board. This is the first of a several  articles that I will be sending to area media…

EVSC SUPERINDENT SURPRISED UNION BUSTING LETTER AND VIDEO TO BUS DRIVERS AND SECRETARIES

EVSC SUPERINDENT SURPRISED UNION BUSTING LETTER AND VIDEO TO BUS DRIVERS AND SECRETARIES

To: EVSC Bus Drivers From: David Smith, Superintendent RE: Last night’s School Board Meeting We thought it was important to send a letter today, to re-cap important…

News Release By The Byram for Sheriff Campaign

News Release By The Byram for Sheriff Campaign

  Who do you want? The Sheriff of Sleaze has finally made himself known to the voters of Vanderburgh County. Dave Wedding has become so paranoid about…

Community

USI continues trend toward better-prepared students

USI continues trend toward better-prepared students

GPA for incoming class of 2018 at all-time high For the second year in a row, the University of Southern Indiana’s incoming class has the strongest credentials…

Nominations Open Sept. 1 for 2014 EVSC Hall of Fame

Nominations Open Sept. 1 for 2014 EVSC Hall of Fame

Beginning September 1, nominations for EVSC’s biennial Hall of Fame awards will begin. The EVSC Hall of Fame is sponsored by EVSC Foundation. The deadline for accepting…

ANOTHER 17 YEARS?

ANOTHER 17 YEARS?

Gavel Gamut By Jim Redwine   Some of you may have read a historical novel Peg and I researched and wrote titled JUDGE LYNCH!. First let me…

Mayor’s Art Award Winner, Mary Bower

Mayor’s Art Award Winner, Mary Bower

THANK YOU! 2014 Mayor’s Arts Awards The Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana held our annual gala, the Mayor’s Arts Awards, on August 21st at Tropicana Evansville. This…

Extra Troopers will be Patrolling this Holiday Weekend

Extra Troopers will be Patrolling this Holiday Weekend

Indiana State Police and more than 250 other law enforcement agencies continue to participate in the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” crackdown on impaired and dangerous…

Three Evansville Troopers Recognized at Awards Ceremony

Three Evansville Troopers Recognized at Awards Ceremony

Yesterday afternoon, Indiana State Police held an awards and recognition ceremony in Indianapolis to honor members of the department from around the state for their dedication to…

Labor Day Holiday Weekend Means More State Police Patrols Across Indiana

Labor Day Holiday Weekend Means More State Police Patrols Across Indiana

The last holiday weekend of summer will find Hoosiers traveling across Indiana, be it for one final getaway boating at a state park, visiting friends and family,…

Peabody Energy Leaders in Education Names “Educator of the Year”

Peabody Energy Leaders in Education Names “Educator of the Year”

Tim McIntosh is Honored by Peabody Energy President-Americas Kemal Williamson and Indiana Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann Tim McIntosh, the Principal at Helfrich Park STEM Academy, was named…

Sheriff’s Office attends Women’s Equality Day Event

Sheriff’s Office attends Women’s Equality Day Event

Sheriff Dave Wedding attended the Women’s Equality Day luncheon today, organized by theWomen’s Equality Day Evansville Committee in conjunction with the League of Women Voters of Southwestern Indiana. Dr.…

Local and County News

EPD Headquarters lobby available for completion of on-line purchases..Keep it safe..Keep it Legal

EPD Headquarters lobby available for completion of on-line purchases..Keep it safe..Keep it Legal

Evansville Police are inviting the public to use the lobby at Police Headquarters to complete the purchase of on-line items. Anyone who wants to meet the seller…

Indiana State Police Film Water Immersion Safety with ABC Good Morning America

Indiana State Police Film Water Immersion Safety with ABC Good Morning America

Indianapolis, IN- Recently, The Indiana State Police Underwater Search and Recovery Team along with Doctor Gordon Giesbrecht, a world renowned expert in vehicle immersions, recorded a segment…

EDITIORIAL-CONGRATULATIONS TO LOCAL 215 TEAMSTERS FOR MASTERFUL CAMPAIGN

EDITIORIAL-CONGRATULATIONS TO LOCAL 215 TEAMSTERS FOR MASTERFUL CAMPAIGN

The City-County Observer takes great pleasure in congratulating Local 215 Teamsters President Charles Whobrey and the EVSC bus drivers and secretaries on their resounding victory last night…

Vanderburgh County Health Department Vector Control Adulticiding Notification

Vanderburgh County Health Department Vector Control Adulticiding Notification

The Vanderburgh County Health Department is continuing to perform Adult Mosquito Control (adulticiding) in areas where significant mosquito or West Nile Virus activity has been found. A…

Youth First Helps Kids Deal with Depression, Anxiety, and More

Youth First Helps Kids Deal with Depression, Anxiety, and More

Governor Pence to Visit Youth First In Support of Health & Wellness Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2:00 PM During the 2013-2014 school year, Youth First Social Workers addressed…

Attorney General urges Hoosiers to register for Do Not Call list

Attorney General urges Hoosiers to register for Do Not Call list

By Seth Morin TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS –After a recent increase in reported phone scams, Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller is urging Hoosiers to sign up for the state’s…

Top Dogs: Sheriff’s Office K-9′s Qualify for National Competition

Top Dogs: Sheriff’s Office K-9′s Qualify for National Competition

Four members of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit recently returned from the United States Police Canine Association dog trials in Owensboro, Kentucky. Owensboro hosted the USPCA Region…

Indiana State Police Seeks Recruits for 75th Recruit Academy

Indiana State Police Seeks Recruits for 75th Recruit Academy

The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 75th Recruit Academy. Individuals who are interested in beginning a rewarding career as an Indiana State Trooper…

Health

ST. MARY’S WILL HOLD SAFE KIDS SAFETY DAY FOR GRANDPARENTS

ST. MARY’S WILL HOLD  SAFE KIDS SAFETY DAY FOR GRANDPARENTS

St. Mary’s Health will hold a “Safe Kids Safety Day for Grandparents” Friday, September 5th from 8am – Noon at Eastland Mall. This event is free to…

ST. MARY’S THERAPISTS COMPLETE CAREER ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM

ST. MARY’S THERAPISTS COMPLETE  CAREER ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM

St. Mary’s is proud to announce that 7 therapists in the rehabilitation program have successfully completed the St. Mary’s Physical Medicine Career Advancement Program (CAP). These seven…

ST. MARY’S WELLNESS CENTER TO OFFER EXPLORING AND CREATING MANDALAS WORKSHOP

ST. MARY’S WELLNESS CENTER TO OFFER EXPLORING AND CREATING MANDALAS WORKSHOP

  St. Mary’s Wellness Center at Epworth Crossing will present a workshop centered on creating mandalas. Mandalas are beautiful art forms that have a circular and symmetrical…

Education

USI continues trend toward better-prepared students

USI continues trend toward better-prepared students

GPA for incoming class of 2018 at all-time high For the second year in a row, the University of Southern Indiana’s incoming class has the strongest credentials…

Nominations Open Sept. 1 for 2014 EVSC Hall of Fame

Nominations Open Sept. 1 for 2014 EVSC Hall of Fame

Beginning September 1, nominations for EVSC’s biennial Hall of Fame awards will begin. The EVSC Hall of Fame is sponsored by EVSC Foundation. The deadline for accepting…

Teachers call for delay on evaluations, school grades based on new ISTEP test

Teachers call for delay on evaluations, school grades based on new ISTEP test

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The state’s largest teachers union wants to push pause on plans to tie next year’s school grades and teacher salaries to…

CCO Mole Television Presents Kathryn Martin

D-Patrick-Summer of Mercedes Benz-CLA

Pump It UP Adventure Parties

Our Sponsors

Talk of the town Ad
Hornets Nest
BeerTropolis