The Washington County Chamber of Commerce met for their first monthly meeting of the new year on Thursday, January 24, 2013. This month’s meeting, sponsored by Frontier Communications, was held at the Awareness Building in Salem.
The Salem High School girls’ basketball team will enter sectional play coming off a 55-43 win over Hauser on Jan. 29. In that game, six players found their way into the scoring column led by Alex Davidson with 20 points and Brittney Walker added 10.
All options are on the table in dealing with county’s budget shortfall
Written by George Browning
Wednesday, 30 January 2013 00:00
All the cards are on the table and no stone will be left unturned are just two of the metaphors used to describe the county’s approach in tackling a nearly $329,000 budget shortfall in 2013. The Washington County Council and the Washington County Commissioners held a joint meeting last Friday to discuss their options in dealing with the financial crisis.
The 2013 Salem Speedway racing schedule features 11 events and 13 days of on-track action at the historic southern Indiana venue. The diverse schedule of national and regional programs includes a mix of traditional and new events, featuring both the .555-mile high banked oval and the quarter-mile infield track. “We’ve put together a schedule with emphasis on special events while also continuing our strong commitment to local and regional divisions,” said Salem Speedway general manager Richard Deaton.