Harrison County Selected by Governor Holcomb for FSSA’s On My Way Pre-K program

Governor Eric J. Holcomb today announced 15 additional Indiana counties are now eligible to participate in On My Way Pre-K, making prekindergarten available in 2018 to 4-year olds from low-income families in those counties. Earlier this year, the Indiana General Assembly expanded the program from five pilot counties to 20 counties in House Enrolled Act (HEA)

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Harrison County Tax Sale

The Harrison County 2014 Tax Sale will be held on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. in the Commissioners’ Room in the Harrison County Government Center located at 245 Atwood Street, Corydon IN   47112.  All properties eligible for tax sale can be found on the ...

Hayswood Theater Presents:

The Hayswood Theatre presents A Cotton Patch Gospel performed on the Winston Stage of the Hayswood Theatre. For additional information visit their website or Find them on Facebook. 

Health Dept. Urges Action Against Mosquito Populations


The level of West Nile Virus (WNV) that the State Department of Health is detecting in the mosquito population continues to grow at an alarming rate. The last week of July, nearly 40% of the mosquitoes tested were confirmed as positive for WNV. These mosquitoes were collected from all areas of the state and submitted to the

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Hoosier Jobs, Wages on the Rise

The Hoosier State is nearing record-level private sector employment, according to the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics released data today by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development.

“The Indiana economy continues regional leadership in job creation, which emboldens our economic development efforts,” said Victor Smith, Indiana Secretary of Commerce. “We are telling Indiana’s

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ICON Metal Forming Job Fair

ICON Metal Forming in Corydon Indiana is looking to hire 50 employees over the next few weeks – production floor positions in assembly and press room. Icon offers competitive pay and benefits after 90 days. Positions are full time and not temporary positions. Please bring photo ID,

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IN Secretary of State Connie Lawson helps Hoosiers tackle their finances in 2014

Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson knows many of you want to pay off debt and improve your financial situation in 2014.  Many Hoosiers’ New Year’s resolutions involve money, and there’s no time like the present to get started.

Over the next few weeks, as part of her focus on financial literacy, Secretary Lawson will take to Facebook, Twitter,

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Indiana's "Do Not Call" List

With stories of phone scams appearing in headlines lately, Indiana residents are urged to sign up for Indiana's "Do Not Call" list.

Registration is free for Indiana residents and available for residential land lines, wireless numbers, prepaid wireless numbers and voice over internet protocols.

While being placed on the list will eliminate most telemarketing calls, residents

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Interested in running for School Board?

Harrison County residents interested in running for a position on a school board (Lanesville, North Harrison & South Harrison) will need to submit the form below to the Harrison County Clerk's Office starting July 23rd at 8:00am and before August 22nd at noon. The Harrison County Clerk's Office is located at 300 North Capitol Room 203. For additional

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ISBA offers Regional Candidate Forums

The Indiana School Boards Association (ISBA) will hold ten regional school board candidate forums throughout Indiana. These forums are designed to inform new candidates and incumbents running for re-election about school boardsmanship. Some of the topics to be discussed include the roles and responsibilities of being a school board member, ethics, and legal responsibilities, such as

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It's 5K Run, 5K Walk, One Mile Walk time at Blue River Services

The events will be held on Saturday morning, March 1st at Buffalo Trace Park in Palmyra, Indiana. All proceeds from the event will go to support the mission of Blue River Services.

The 5K race will be start at 8:45 a.m. Runners will be competing for first, second and

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Launching Your Own Business Workshop

This 3 hour workshop will step you through the process of starting a business and provide you a guide through the Business Plan. The Business Plan is a necessary tool for all business start-ups and existing businesses—especially if the company is looking for a loan of any type. This workshop will include all materials, live instruction and a subscription to our $40 online SmallBiz Navigator

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Lt. Governor to Honor Entrepreneurs at LEADS Day

The Southeast Indiana Small Business Development Center (Southeast ISBDC) today announced that Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann will be the keynote speaker for the 3rd Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurial Awards Day of Southern Indiana (LEADS Indiana).

Blayr Barnard, Regional Director of the Southeast ISBDC says, “We are excited to have one of

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Mauckport High Speed Internet Center Opens Rural Community Connects

On Friday, October 10, 2014 residents of rural Mauckport, Indiana got a first look at their community's new high speed internet center. Q Wireless LLC, an Internet Service Provider dedicated to providing high-speed broadband internet access to rural mid-America through partnerships

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Nominate a local business for the 2nd Annual Business of the Year Awards

The Chamber of Commerce of Harrison County is seeking nominations for its second annual business of the year awards.

First Harrison Bank Family - Friendly Business Award - Honors and recognizes a local company that has made a commitment to its employees by implementing family-friendly practices into everyday business activities. These practices can include a

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Nominate a local business for the 2nd Annual Business of the Year Awards

The Chamber of Commerce of Harrison County is seeking nominations for its second annual business of the year awards.

First Harrison Bank Family - Friendly Business Award - Honors and recognizes a local company that has made a commitment to its employees by implementing family-friendly practices into everyday business activities. These practices can include a

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