It took eight weeks, but the Eastern High School football team finally earned its first win of the season, 35-8, last Friday at Crawford County. The Musketeers wasted little time taking control of the game as they scored 13 points in the opening quarter and 15 in the second.
Lt. Governor awards $400,000 Community Focus Fund Grant to Washington County
Lt. Governor Becky Skillman awarded a $400,000 Community Focus Fund (CFF) grant to Washington County for a new fire station.
Thirty-eight communities were recognized during a statehouse ceremony, with grant awards totaling more than $16 million.
The grant will assist in the construction a new fire station in the Blue River District.
Charlestown High School Head Coach Jason Hawkins has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, a program presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.
Hawkins was selected after his then Class 3A No. 3 ranked Pirates beat previously unbeaten and No. 4 Corydon Central 47-0 on Friday night, October 5. Charlestown is now 8-0.