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    Thursday, November 02, 2017
    Zach Higdon graduated from Scottsburg High School with college credits from Ivy Tech Community College and completed an electrical technology program. The training and education he received while at SHS allowed him to move forward in his career at Cummins, where he is in an apprenticeship program. “Because I already took those at Prosser, I didn’t have to take them at work,” Higdon said. “I ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Thursday, November 02, 2017
    When an opportunity to start his career through Google's Information Technology Residency Program was offered to him, Scottsburg High School alumnus Phillip Dold could not say no.“I can’t really turn down a job at Google,” Dold said. “I never expected to work at Google. It’s something that just happened my senior year [at Hanover College].”The 26-month program trains recent college graduates on ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Wednesday, November 01, 2017
    The first student VEX-IQ Robotics team competition of the 2017-2018 season will take place at the Mid-America Science Park (MASPark) in Scottsburg on Saturday, Nov. 11. Approximately 700 people are expected to attend this regional event. Local restaurants and retailers are asked to plan accordingly. VEX - IQ Robotics is a worldwide recognized robotic program designed to offer young people an ...read more
    Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    Centerstone is experiencing an increased need for children’s services.  There are a growing number of children impacted by substance abuse issues.  Last year more than 7,000 children and their families received supportive services from Centerstone.  Services are tailored based to meet the individualized needs of each child and family and designed to strengthen the family unit.  Family Support ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Friday, September 29, 2017
    SCOTTSBURG, Ind.—The Scott County Partnership is recruiting volunteers to be Adult Allies at Austin High School for students in grades 11 and 12. Conquer the CHAOS is an invaluable program that helps students to identify goals, the necessary steps to achieve them and support from the Allies along the way. Allies will help the students to build stability for themselves so that they are more likely ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
     Businesses and local organizations are being encouraged to create and display oversized Christmas cards as part of that holiday season. According to Jessica Jones, Scottsburg Mayoral Administrator and a member of the Courtyard Christmas Committee, about 40 cards were created and scattered throughout the city last year. Each measures 4x8 feet and was decorated by a local sponsor. Some businesses ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, August 03, 2017
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    Thursday, August 03, 2017
    Click here to see news and upcoming events of interest to Scott County!
    Wednesday, August 02, 2017
    Scottsburg High School Student Trains at Mid-America Science Park, Lands Job Before Graduating   Not every high school student knows what career path they want to take after graduating, but for Scott County students pursuing a career in advanced manufacturing or welding, the sky is the limit. High school students wishing to advance their skills in manufacturing and welding can train close ...read more
    Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Google will promise the world. Sign up for a Google AdWords account, run an ad and you will reach new customers at just the right moment, on the right devices. They make it sound so simple... They aren't lying. It is easy to set up a Google AdWords campaign. Setting up a high-quality campaign, now that is a different story. Click here to discover some of the traps novice advertisers fall into!
    Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Let's face it, the best place to hide a dead body is on page two of Google because no one every looks there. If you company does not come up on page one of a Google search it is unlikely that anyone besides the most dedicated searchers will find you. So how do you get there when every business in your industry is trying to get there too? The first thing you have to accept is that SEO is an ...read more
    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    In just five days... you can learn how to audit your website, measure site performance, improve your SEO, plan your website redesign.Register today and you will learn how to: - Evaulate the design, content, SEO, and conversion elements of your website - Use Google analytics to measure performance and to adjust your marketing strategy - Make simple changes to dramatically improve your SEO - ...read more
    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Click here for news and upcoming events of interest to Scott County!
    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Click here for information about Scott County Recovery Support Groups and Transitional Packet
    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Website Metrics Kit: What's Included: - Google Analytics Glossary: Marketing is filled with so many buzzwords that it sometimes seems like an entirely different language. If you keep this cheat sheet handy as you review your Google analytic resports you'll be able ot speak the language, interpret the data and even plan a few shifts in your strategy. - Video: Measure Your Website: Learn how to ...read more
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Let's face it we all want to feel special. In any interaction, we want to feel that the other person is focused on us, our needs and our concerns. This internal focus of customers actually presents an opportunity for businesses and marketing professionals who are willing to learn more about their customers and use this information in targeted marketing campaigns. With more data at our fingertips, ...read more
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    If you're on social media and you use images on said social media accounts, you're probably familiar with the complexities involved. You would think adding social media images would be as easy as choosing something interesting and posting, but not so fast, pal! That scenario would be a dream come true, especially for people who use social media for their businesses. The truth is, trying to keep ...read more
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Email images are an important part of your email marketing strategy, playing tow very different but crucial roles for you. The first being fairly obvious in that they simply make your emails look that much better. Images also play a large roll in conversion and click-through rates. Put yourself in your recipients' shoes, would you really be that enthused or interested in an emial that is just a ...read more
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Click here to see what's going on in Scott County!
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    Click here to see what's going on at New Hope Services!
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    AmeriCorps Recruits Members for Scott County The Scott County Partnership (SCP) is recruiting individuals from the community and local colleges who are interested in participating in the Scott County AmeriCorps program.  Currently, the SCP is seeking qualified applicants to perform many duties within the community at the Scott County Family YMCA After School Program and the Scott County Community ...read more
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
    Facebook Marketing Guide:What's in this kit: White papers:     Facebook Advertising Guide - Social media exposure isn't free. As Facebook has     crystallized their advertising program it is a pay-to-play world. Discover how you can put your     message in front of hundreds or thousands of prospective customers for as little as $5/day.     Facebook Content Plan - What kind of information ...read more
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
    Click here to checkout the July edition of Goat Milk Stuff's Newsletter!
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
    Check out the July Good News Chronicle to see what is happening in Scott County this month!
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
    Click here to view Get Healthy Scott County's June News and Upcoming Events!
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
    For every great social media marketing achievement like Oreo, there are even more social media fails that you can count. Not even the big, corporate brands are immune to these follies. We've seen brands like DiGiorno, McDonalds, and Starbucks make complete fools of themselves over social media. Personally, I always get a kick out of these kinds of gaffes. A little bit of cringe? Sure. But, ...read more
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
    Like many others, whenever  you hear people talking about Avatars, you probably think of the movie. You know the one where a hybrid human-alien called an Avatar is created to facilitate communication with the indigenous Na'vis from the planet Pandora. Sorry to disappoint if by chance you did think that. This blog post is not about science fiction characters, it is about the social media avatar, ...read more
    Saturday, June 24, 2017
    Click here to check out Get Healthy Scott County's News & Upcoming Events!
    Wednesday, June 21, 2017
    Click here to check out New Hope Services June e-newsletter, Hopelines!
    Wednesday, June 21, 2017
    What Goes In The Footer: Tragic Web Design Mistakes Don't let the bottom be the last thing you talk about with your web designer. Your web design's last row is called the footer. Why? Because feet are at the bottom of the body and heads are at the top (so we call the first row of a web design the head, or header).    Like the header, your footer typically appears on every page of ...read more
    Wednesday, June 21, 2017
    Click here to check out New Hope Services' June e-newsletter!
    Monday, June 19, 2017
    Click here to check out Community News & Upcoming Events from the Get Healthy Scott County Coalition!
    Wednesday, June 14, 2017
    Recovery Community is Restoring Scott County's Community Self Esteem        (Scott County, IN) Stigma changes when communities recover out loud. Rather than hiding or denying our struggles and challenges, people are beginning to collaborate more and talk openly about what is happening, the tragedies of the past, and how we as a community can move forward with positive personal and community ...read more
    Wednesday, June 14, 2017
    Brand Planning Kit What's included: - Brand Building - Worksheet - Brand Enhancement - Package  - Brand Kit ContentsClick here to get your kit!What's in this kit?White Papers:Brand Building Worksheet - Who is your ideal customer? While lots of people may buy from you. What types of individuals and companies do you really enjoy working with?Brand Enhancement Package - A consistent visual ...read more
    Thursday, June 08, 2017
     Click here to check out the Summer edition of the Scott Co. Soil & Water Conservation District newsletter!
    Wednesday, June 07, 2017
    Get Healthy Scott County Coalition met with some students taking a Marketing Class with Chris Crenshaw at Scottsburg High School this past April and May. Lori Croasdell spoke in Mr. Crenshaw's classroom during Career Clusters about Marketing and Public Relations Careers, and he asked if there were any marketing projects that his students could help us out on. Taking them up on it, the Get ...read more
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
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    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Check out Scott County's May Community News and Upcoming Events
    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Robotics programs at MASPark popular among Scott County teachers and students   How do you solve a problem with a robot? That’s the question local students are answering every Monday night at the Mid-America Science Park (MASPark). Scott County School Districts 1 and 2, Crothersville Elementary and MASPark partnered in 2016 to bring robotics to Scottsburg, and the programs have certainly ...read more
    Monday, May 22, 2017
    One of the most successful efforts our Kiwanis Club has embarked on the past six years is the sponsorship of Service Leadership Programs in Scott County. As Kiwanis, they believe the best to improve a community is to improve the kids in that community. Their Service Leadership Programs do that.There are two different types of Service Leadership Programs that the Kiwanis Club sponsors in Scott ...read more
    Monday, May 22, 2017
    By now, I'm sure you've heard all about the devastating cyber attack that hit over 150 countries and infected 200,000 machines recently. Image being locked out of your IT systems and/or network, and what that would do to your business. Can you afford to be shut down for any length of time? According to the Online Trust Alliance (OTA), nearly 90 percent of cyber security breaches could have been ...read more
    Monday, May 22, 2017
    Foundations Family Medicine received the Vanguard Award. The MATEC Indiana Vanguard Award seeks to recognize a member of our HIV/STD prevention and care community who demonstrates a commitment to excellence and has contributed in efforts to improve the sexual health of Hoosiers with a special focus on the needs of marginalized individuals and communities. Congratulations to Foundation Family ...read more
    Monday, May 22, 2017
    Construction signs are being posted for a culvert replacement project that will close US Highway 31 at Nest Run Creek in Vienna Township of Scott County. The project site is located 0.61 miles North of S.R. 356. The 30-day closure is expected to being with removal of existing drainage structure on Monday, June 5th. Motorists will be detoured via S.R. 356, S.R. 3, and S.R. 56. A new 3-sided precast ...read more
    Monday, May 22, 2017
    What's in the kit?White papers:Better looking emails - First impressions matter. So if you want a positive response to your email campaign you need to make a positive first impression. Video:Look Great in the Inbox - Discover the design tricks which make readers want to learn more, read more, and most importantly, BUY NOW!   Blogs:Attractive Emails Drive Action - It only takes a few seconds ...read more
    Friday, May 19, 2017
    Contact: Tori Rone, Scott County Partnership, Inc.P.O. Box 214 1092 W. Community Way Scottsburg, IN 47170 Cell: 812.595.5198, Fax: 812.752-9380  Scott County Partnership Serves Austin Through the Summer Feeding Program This summer the Scott County Partnership and SCSD 1 are partnering with the Department of Education and the USDA to provide healthy lunches to students while on summer break. ...read more
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Two local organizations are striving to bring Scott County to the forefront of technology. In this process, they hope to expand the traditional parameters of learning. Mid-America Science Park, located at 821 S. Lake Rd, Scottsburg, IN has been partnering with SCSD2 for the last four years, giving students a unique experience, which can only be found in today’s expanding global economy. ...read more
    Monday, May 08, 2017
    Click here to see what's happening at Goat Milk Stuff in May!
    Friday, May 05, 2017
    This year, Scottsburg Elementary School is celebrating a big milestone — its 80th birthday — and everyone is invited to mark the occasion at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 7 at the elementary school.In 1937, SES opened its doors in September after the school district spent $70,000 to build the school, where it sits today on Hyland Street, said Rick Zollman, SES Student Council sponsor. This was the same year ...read more
    Friday, May 05, 2017
    Standing around the edge of a swimming pool, dozens of high-ability students in the fourth-grade at Scott County School District 2 operate small, underwater vehicles with remote controls.“We started this after Christmas,” said Chuck Rose, director of elementary education at Scott 2.Each school in the district has at least one marine-engineered vehicle, which was created from a kit from SeaPerch. ...read more
    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    On April 29, 2017, The Scott County Partnership in cooperation with the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office and the Scottsburg Police Department gave the public an opportunity to help in preventing prescription drug abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.  Assisting with the Scott County Drug Take Back ...read more
    Sunday, April 30, 2017
    Our Place Drug and Alcohol Education Service, Inc. hosted their 6th Annual Jamey Aebersold Spirit of the Red Ribbon Awards Dinner on April 19, 2017. While we celebrate Red Ribbon Week in October each year, the Spirit of the Red Ribbon Awards acknowledges those who have made a significant contribution towards the education, prevention, intervention and treatment of drug and alcohol abuse in our ...read more