Still no Superintendent for NA-FC Schools PDF Print E-mail
Written by Administrator   
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 11:08

By Josh Suiter
Special Correspondent

Although the room was filled with community members and staff of the The New Albany-Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. anticipating the announcement of a new superintendent during the school board meeting on November 27, they didn’t get the answer they hoped.

Read more...
 
Floyd Central upsets New Albany PDF Print E-mail

By Alan Stewart
Special Correspondent

The custodians shutting off the lights inside Floyd Central’s gymnasium more than an hour after the 14th-ranked Highlanders’ incredible 49-47 overtime victory over top-ranked New Albany wasn’t enough to stop the steady stream of fans offering congratulatory handshakes and pats to the back for Highlander coach Todd Sturgeon, who simply shifted the makeshift meet-and-greet line into the hallway.

Read more...
 
Floyd County Man with Emergency Lights and Police Scanner Taken to Jail PDF Print E-mail
Written by Marcus Amos   
Monday, 04 December 2017 11:14

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal"; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:""; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi;}

On December 2, 2017, at approximately 2:34 PM, while traveling on I-265 westbound, Trooper Paul Bailey observed a disabled mini-van on I-265 eastbound partially in the fast lane near the 3.5 Mile Marker in Floyd County.  Positioned directly behind the van was a plain white Ford Crown Victoria with flashing red and white emergency lights on the rear of the vehicle, and flashing white and amber emergency lights on the front.  The white Ford Crown Victoria was completely stationary in the fast lane of Interstate #265 causing a traffic problem.

Trooper Bailey made contact with the driver of the Ford Crown Victoria, John William-Michael Ulmer, 23 years old, from Georgetown-Greenville Road in Greenville. During the contact and subsequent investigation Trooper Bailey discovered an alleged police radio in Ulmer’s vehicle. John William-Michael Ulmer was taken into custody and transported to the Floyd County Jail where he is awaiting his first court appearance.

He was charged with: Illegal Possession of Police Radio, Class B Misdemeanor; Unlawful Display of Emergency Lights, Class C Misdemeanor; Reckless Driving-Blocking Flow of Traffic, Class C Misdemeanor and Light Restriction Violation, Infraction.

Media Note-A Photo of the vehicle he was driving is attached to this news release. A photo of John William-Michael Ulmer can be obtained by contacting the Floyd County Jail.

-30-

 
Two killed in Floyd County crash PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 00:00

Two men were killed in a crash on Sunday, November 28.

Read more...
 
Video of workers demolishing old Newlon's building PDF Print E-mail
Written by George Browning   
Monday, 27 November 2017 00:00

Newlon's Grocery Store in Pekin is being torn down this morning to make way for Casey's General Store.

According to the Casey's General Store website the store is coming soon.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=URT4OvcOjQE

Last Updated on Monday, 27 November 2017 10:00
 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Page 3 of 332