Pence signs bill to replace ISTEP PDF Print E-mail

Governor Mike Pence today joined teachers and students at Eagle Elementary School in Zionsville to sign House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1395, which eliminates the ISTEP test, effective July 1, 2017. The bill, which was authored by Rep. Bob Behning (R – Indianapolis), also establishes a 23-member panel to study alternatives to ISTEP, and requires that members are appointed by May 1, 2016. The panel includes the Superintendent of Public Instruction and her four appointees, the Commissioner of Workforce Development, the Commissioner of Higher Education, the Chairperson of the Senate Education & Career Development Committee, the Chairperson of the House Education Committee, a member of the State Board of Education, five Governor’s appointments, four President Pro Tempore appointments and four Speaker of the House appointments.

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North Harrison baseball finished 3rd at Owl Invite PDF Print E-mail

By Dennis Dunn
Special Correspondent

The North Harrison baseball team held leads in both game of the Seymour Owl Invite on Saturday, April 2, but unfortunately for the Cougars they lost one and won one to finish in third place.

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Presidential candidate stops in Borden PDF Print E-mail

An enthusiastic crowd of around 500 people were at Plantation Hall Monday morning at Huber’s Orchard & Winery to greet Presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas).

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SR 60 repairs Sellersburg-New Pekin begin PDF Print E-mail

Indiana Department of Transportation’s $4,422,000 pavement preservation project on State Road 60 between Sellersburg in Clark County and New Pekin in Washington County is tentatively scheduled to get underway this week. 

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Floyd County arrest list through Dec. 14 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Administrator   
Wednesday, 16 December 2015 08:55

The following is the arrests made in Floyd County through Dec. 10.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 08:59
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