The Oregon-Davis School Board is being asked to step up its recruitment and retention efforts. During Monday’s discussion about a proposed high school administrative restructuring, several community members felt the school corporation needed a long-term strategy for addressing ongoing enrollment decline.Continue reading
Following the official resignation of Dan Foster, the Eastern Pulaski School Board recently took action to get their superintendent selection process started.Continue reading
The Starke County Commissioners clarified a few items in the solar energy ordinance before approving it last week.Continue reading
As financial officials in the City of Knox dive into budget season, there are a few matters that must be addressed before they can proceed.Continue reading
North Judson-San Pierre Superintendent Dr. Annette Zupin’s updated contract was approved when school board members met last Tuesday.Continue reading
The Eastern Pulaski Community School Corporation will be recycling about 500 old iPads, even though some people were apparently interested in buying them. The school board officially declared the iPads as surplus/junk items last week, according to outgoing Superintendent Dan Foster.Continue reading
The Culver Town Council members heard a presentation from Katie Aeschliman from BMO Harris Bank out of Indianapolis concerning the procurement card program.Continue reading
The Knox Board of Works members will meet today where they are expected to discuss uncollectible utility write-offs. They will also review reserve officer guidelines for approval.
Department heads will also update the board members on ongoing projects and other items of interest in the city.
The Knox Board of Works members will meet at 9:30 a.m. today at Knox City Hall.
Following the departures of Oregon-Davis High School’s principal and assistant principal/athletic director, their duties may be absorbed by some existing staff members. Superintendent Dr. Don Harman presented an administrative restructuring proposal to the school board and dozens of community members Monday.Continue reading
Superintendent Dan Foster attended his final school board meeting at the Eastern Pulaski School Corporation Monday evening.
After serving at EPSC for 3 years as an Assistant Principal and 6 years as Superintendent, Foster will be returning to his alma mater Southeast Fountain in Veedersburg.
Starke County’s nine-year-old voting machines will undergo an update to bring them up to date with operating systems and security.Continue reading
Eastern Pulaski school officials are making sure they’re prepared for potential emergencies. Superintendent Dan Foster says they recently finished creating “reunification totes.”Continue reading
Unemployment rates continue to drop in Starke and Pulaski counties. Starke County saw an unemployment rate of 3.5 percent in May, according to the latest report from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. That’s down from 3.7 percent the month before and 3.8 percent during the same period last year.Continue reading
The North Judson-San Pierre School Board members plan to reorganize next month.Continue reading
Knox City Council members will hold a discussion over licenses and business registrations when they meet tonight. They will also be presented with a resolution to transfer funds.Continue reading
The Culver Town Council members will meet tonight where they will hold a public hearing concerning an amendment to the zoning and subdivision ordinances. The first reading of the ordinances will follow the public hearing.
Katie Aeschliman from BMO Harris Bank will discuss a pCard program for use by officials to use when traveling on town business where any expenses would be approved by the clerk-treasurer.
The town council members will also receive updates from department heads, and discuss the status of the Marshall County Crossroads Stellar Communities Designation finalist preparation in addition to projects in the Culver’s Stellar Communities Designation plans.
The Culver Town Council members will meet at 6:30 p.m. ET at the Culver Town Hall at 200 E. Washington Street. Prior to the regular meeting, the council members will meet in a work session at 5 p.m. ET to discuss the salary ordinance and long range planning.
Two Michigan City residents were arrested on suspicion of drug dealing, following a traffic stop in Plymouth last week. Plymouth Police say it happened around 6:00 p.m. Thursday at the Speedway gas station on North Michigan Street.Continue reading
A Knox woman was taken into custody in the early morning hours on Saturday following a traffic stop.Continue reading
A Knox man suffered injuries after a single-vehicle accident in Marshall County early Thursday morning.Continue reading