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    Friday, April 13, 2018
    April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and a good time to learn how all of us can support strong, healthy, happy children. This article will explain a skill we can nurture in children to help keep them safe. All of our children are in need of protective factors, because sexual abuse is generally not the stranger in the alley. It is statistically more likely to be a neighbor, a dating partner, a ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    There are nearly 20 trained Peer Recovery Coaches in Scott County and many more from the Recovery Community desire to get trained. Recovery is becoming a remarkable trend in Scott County, with a 500% increase in recovery group attendance with groups now meeting every night of the week. The Get Healthy Scott County Coalition is implementing a strategic plan to lead the community in ...read more
    Wednesday, March 28, 2018
    **FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE**Wednesday, March 14, 2018  Contact: Donnelly_Press@Donnelly.Senate.GovPhone: 202-224-0972  Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly today helped the Senate pass a bipartisan legislative package that he negotiated, co-wrote, and helped introduce last November with a number of colleagues. The Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act passed the ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Political
    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    Community Park has been selected along with three others across the nation to compete for a $50,000 grant. The grant dollars will be used refurbish one of the fields’ diamonds. If the grant is received, the field would be reworked and a plan of maintenance put in place to include personnel, ranging from volunteer youth league coaches to high school baseball players. A part-time groundskeeper would ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Sunday, March 18, 2018
    SCOTTSBURG, IND – The 2018 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation County Health Rankings were released March 14, and Scott County is celebrating their 91 out of 92 rank in Indiana. Ranking 91 is an accomplishment for the small county that has been ranked 92 out of 92 counties every year since the rankings were first released in 2010. Their score at the bottom end of the rankings reminds the community that ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Sunday, March 18, 2018
    Scottsburg High School senior Isaak Mount is the first student in the state’s history to receive a gold rating with distinction in piano at this year’s Indiana State School Music Association State Solo and Ensemble held on Feb. 17 at Perry Meridian Middle School in Indianapolis. The “with distinction” designation is new this year at the State Solo and Ensemble event.“I am very proud to have ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Sunday, March 18, 2018
    One year ago, Emma Waskom never dreamed she would start her freshman year at Indiana University on the women’s rowing team.“A year ago I never would have dreamed that I am doing what I am doing now, but I am thankful each day that I made the decision to come to Indiana University and be part of the rowing team,” said the Scottsburg High School graduate.While at SHS, Waskom focused on playing ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, February 08, 2018
    Not only are Scottsburg High Schools students learning American history in the classroom, but they are also learning American history from a Broadway stage in Chicago through the Pulitzer Prize-, Tony Award-, and Grammy Award-winning musical, “Hamilton.” Less than one month ago, 100 SHS students traveled to Chicago to see an afternoon matinee performance of “Hamilton” as part of the Hamilton ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Thursday, February 08, 2018
    Families in Scott County and the regional area now have local access to early hearing intervention screening and assistance for their children. The Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Education (CDHHE) recently opened a regional center at the Mid-America Science Park in Scottsburg. The Center, a part of the Indiana State Department of Health, was created to serve children from birth to 21 years of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, February 07, 2018
    SCOTT COUNTY, IN – Representatives from Scott County, Indiana, will join community leaders from across the country on Capitol Hill, Feb. 7th, to meet with U.S. Senators and Representatives from nearly 50 states educating them about critical substance abuse issues. These Congressional meetings were scheduled as a part of CADCA’s (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America) 28th Annual National ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 07, 2018
    As the recognized substance abuse local coordinating coalition (LCC) in Scott County, CEASe administers the community drug fund created by state statute. It is a system by which fines, assessed and collected through the court system from specific drug and alcohol offenses, are released back into the community as awarded grants to support agencies and providers. This allows these recipients to ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 07, 2018
    WROTE BY Scott County Community Foundation A new 5,000 square foot facility offers the perfect place for baseball and softball players to train, or for family members to try their hand at batting. The Scottsburg Indoor Sports Academy was recently remodeled and opened by former baseball pro Nick Tisone. The Academy offers two batting cages, a pitching machine, a bullpen area for pitching and a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, January 08, 2018
    To kick off the Indiana High School Athletic Association State Football Finals, two Scottsburg High School students performed the National Anthem at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis during Thanksgiving break."There were a lot of people in the seats," SHS student Reanna Vaughn said. "I was nervous and scared."“It was awesome to be on the field,” SHS student Marly McNeely said. “I was nervous when ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Monday, December 04, 2017
    SCOTTSBURG, Ind.—The Scott County Partnership is happy to welcome Heather Law as their new JDAI (Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative) Coordinator. She will be working closely with the juvenile justice system in Scott County to develop and implement alternatives to keep youth out of detention centers. Initially, she will be doing a great deal of data collection and tracking to ensure that ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 29, 2017
    Scott County School District 2 is helping students, families, and employees reduce recovery time at home and save time spent at the doctor’s office through a partnership with Scottsburg Family Practice. The new program gives students and Scott 2 employees the option to obtain same-day appointments for acute illnesses — saving parents, guardians, students, and employees time.   “This service is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Economic, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 22, 2017
    The Scott County Partnership is happy to welcome Kimberly Richie as their new Youth Services Coordinator. She will be teaching school-based prevention programs, planning and coordinating Reality Store and Career Clusters, and assisting with High School Conquer the CHAOS in both school districts.Kim is excited about this new position, “It’s a great fit for me because it allows me to work in the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    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
    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
    Tuesday, July 04, 2017
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    Wednesday, June 21, 2017
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    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
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
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