News for Community

Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Scott and the surrounding counties in Southern Indiana have significant challenges affecting our children including the opioid epidemic. Children are being removed from harmful home situations in record numbers, most commonly due to substance misuse. For example, out-of-home placements escalated from 470 children in 2014 to 822 children by October of 2018 in Southern Indiana's Region 18 ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Sunday, October 13, 2019
The historical Anonville Manor closed for business years ago because of a desperate need for restoration and daft rumors of ghost hauntings. The previous owners abandoned the rundown property, never turning back. A secretive entrepreneur purchased the old ‘Bed and Breakfast’. The property has undergone renovations, and the owner announced to the media that the manor is free of paranormal activity ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Saturday, September 07, 2019
Hosparus Health of Southern Indiana needs patient support volunteers in Clark, Crawford, Dubois, Floyd, Harrison, Orange, Perry, Scott and Washington counties and will host a free training on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (lunch and snacks provided) at its New Albany location, 502 Hausfeldt Lane.   Hosparus Health provides hospice and palliative care to seriously ill patients ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Schneck Medical Center has received Press Ganey’s Survey Solutions 2018 Workplace of the Year Award. The annual award recognizes hospitals and health systems that have achieved the highest levels of employee engagement coupled with below average levels of employee disengagement within the Survey Solutions national database. Schneck is one of only 45 hospitals in the nation to receive the 2018 ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
by Scott County Community Foundation The Scott County Youth Grantmaking Council (“YGC”), a program of the Scott County Community Foundation, awarded $7,339 in grants to youthrelated projects and announced the 6th annual Helping Hand Award recipient at an annual dinner held June 5 at Mid-America Science Park. Austin Middle School received $800 for “Life Skills in the Community.” Community Action ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release