Chamber Seeks Nominations for 2014 Educator of the Year

The Chamber of Commerce of Harrison County will once again honor outstanding educators in Harrison County with the 2014 Educator of the Year Award. One educator from each of the four Harrison County School Districts, and one administrator county-wide, will be honored at the 2014 Excellence in Education Celebration on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. Each of the five recipients will receive $500 to


Chamber Seeks Nominations for Board of Directors

The Chamber of Commerce of Harrison is currently accepting nominations for the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Currently, the Chamber has two board positions available.

Elected Chamber Directors serve a three-year term and may serve up to two consecutive terms. The Board of Directors meets monthly, on


Culver's of Corydon Advances to the Final Four in the Culver's Crew Challenge

Culver's of Corydon is a divisional champion in the nationwide Culver's Crew Challenge contest where Culver's restaurants compete in the areas of quality, service, cleanliness, hospitality and community outreach. Culver's of Corydon is one of four restaurants out of nearly 500 to advance. The grand champion will be announced at Culver's annual convention in


Dr. Garry Buchanan Retiring

Press Release - Feb 13th 2015

Dr. Garry Buchanan is retiring after 14 years from his practice of Chiropractic in Corydon. Dr. Keith Wein is assuming the practice as of February 16, 2015.

We wish Dr. Buchanan a happy and healthy retirement. He encourages all his patients to continue their health care under Dr. Wein

Dr. Wein is accepting new patients, as well


Early Voting & Absentee Voting

In person early voting will begin October 8th and continue through October 31st.   The Courthouse Election Room will be open for voters from 9:00am to Noon on Tuesdays and 1:00pm to 4:00pm on Thursdays.  These hours are very abbreviated compared to General Election years which is permissible in Town Election years due to the much smaller voter turnout.  There will be no


Economic Growth Region 10 Statistics

Regional and state unemployment rates were little changed in November. Twenty-seven states had unemployment rate decreases from October, 11 states had increases, and 12 states and the District of Columbia had no change, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported. Forty-five states and the District of Columbia had unemployment rate decreases from a year earlier, four states had increases,


Election Information & Sample Ballots

On November 3rd, 2015 Harrison County will hold elections in the towns of Corydon, Lanesville, New Amsterdam and Palmyra.  Only residents that are registered to vote within the town limits of those towns will be eligible to vote.  None of the other incorporated towns had contested races to require elections.

Absentee voting will be available in the Election


File Taxes for Free with INFreeFile

INFreeFileTax season has officially begun, and Hoosiers can use Indiana freefile to file their federal and state income taxes online for free by using the same software that many people pay to use.

Eligible taxpayers with an adjusted gross income of $64,000 or less


Filing to run for Town Offices

The 10 Incorporated Towns of Harrison County will hold elections for Town Clerk-Treasurer and Town Council Members in November of 2019. Those Towns are Crandall, Corydon, Elizabeth, Laconia, Lanesville, Mauckport, Milltown, New Amsterdam, New Middletown and Palmyra. (Harrison County residents of Milltown that wish to run for office must file their declaration of candidacy with the Crawford


Food Safety Certification Class - Sept 17th

The Harrison County Health Department is pleased to announce that a food service certification class will be held in Corydon on September 17th. Indiana law requires that all food service establishments have at least one certified food safety handler on staff. ServSafe® certification classes meet the state requirement. Please see the  PDF flyer link below for additional information or


General Election - Early Voting

In person early voting will begin October 10th and continue through noon on November 5th.

The Courthouse Election Room will be open for voters from 8:00am to 4:15pm Monday through Friday. The office will close for lunch from 1:00pm to 1:30pm.

On Thursday, October 25th and Thursday, November 1st the office will be open until 6:00pm. On the last two Saturdays before the


General Election Candidates

Provided below is an update from the Harrison County Clerk's Office. School Board candidates have until noon August 26th to file. For more information please contact the Clerk's Office. 

The General Election will be held on November 8th. Polling Sites will be


Get Swept Up in Safety: Tuesday is the Statewide Tornado Drill

Indiana sees an average of 22 tornadoes a year. The Indiana Department of Homeland Security is asking Hoosiers to plan ahead for tornado season and participate in the Statewide Tornado Drill on Tuesday, March 22. A test of the Emergency Alert System will sound both in the morning and evening on


Get Trained For A High-Paying Job in Manufacturing

Free Training: Join One of the Fastest Growing Sector of Our Economy!

Come to WorkOne on State Street in New Albany to see if you qualify!

Manufacturers need trained workers for high paying production jobs but can`t find them. Now you can become eligible for an exciting, challenging career in manufacturing. The Certified Production Technician (CPT) training is your


Girls Night In

Girls and young women ages 13 – 22 can sign up to be part of a GLOBAL MOVEMENT to empower girls to make wise choices by providing the necessary tools to rescue themselves from self-destructive behaviors. Upcoming Meetings: March 9th, April 13th, May 4th, June 22nd.

All events take place from 5:00 – 7:30 pm at Lucas Oil


Harrison Co. Emergency Notification

We are excited to announce that Harrison County EMA is launching an Emergency Mass Notification Alert System for all who reside in Harrison County. This is an excellent tool for emergency notifications of all types and best of all, YOU choose which


Harrison County Amending Sign Ordinance

Your Feedback is Requested

Eric Wise of the Harrison County Plan Commission and Land Conservation Program is seeking the business community input on proposed amendments to Harrison County Indiana's sign ordinance.