Adam Arbuckle, Keith Pritchett and Owen Rhea (l-r) converse with Nick Lewis, the man in the hole, as work progressed late Thursday afternoon as a new combination stormwater / sewer pipe is installed under South 15th Street in New Castle. Arbuckle said the old infrastructure may date back to …

Thanks to Believe and Achieve Mentoring (B.A.M.), there are dozens of children in Henry County who have a positive adult in their lives that they can look up to.

An almost entirely new Henry County Board of Commissioners got its 2021 marching orders Wednesday.

The Environmental Public Health Office of the Henry County Health Department conducted one follow-up, one pre-operational and 13 routine inspections during the first week of January.

The Henry County Pregnancy Care Center starts its annual Baby Bottle Boomerang fundraiser on Jan. 17, the third Sunday of the year, known as Sanctity of Human Life Sunday.

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Infrastructure Systems Inc. works with the Henry County Highway Department replacing a bridge on County Road 600 West between CR 900N and 950N. The highway department is responsible for 136 bridges around the county.

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Change was not only in the air at Wednesday night’s Henry County Commissioners meeting. It was front and center with a completely new row of people compared to just a couple of years ago. It also was evident in a couple of key appointments.

BLOOMINGTON — Our nation’s pandemic has not stopped the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA, www.fca.org) from celebrating one exceptional coach. FCA recently honored Indiana University Head Football Coach Tom Allen with the 2020 Grant Teaff Coach of the Year Award.

Their office is closed to the public due to the ongoing pandemic, but the Henry County Solid Waste Management District has never been more open where recycling is concerned.

City trash will be one day behind next week

BLOOMINGTON — Our nation’s pandemic has not stopped the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA, www.fca.org) from celebrating one exceptional coach. FCA recently honored Indiana University Head Football Coach Tom Allen with the 2020 Grant Teaff Coach of the Year Award.

Parents across Henry County are tired of COVID-19. More specifically, they are tired of their kids missing out on in-school instruction.

Aprons and hangars proved to be a big part of the discussion for the New Castle-Henry County Board of Aviation Commissioners. They had nothing to do with kitchens and closets and everything to do with making the local airport the best it can be for its growing number of users.

South Henry school board executive session Monday

Shenandoah school board meetings Thursday

COVID-19 vaccines available soon for seniors

Henry County Highway Department workers Shawn Hilton and Tom Alexander grade County Road 600 South in preparation for a new base coat. The highway department maintains 800 miles of roads and right of ways in Henry County.

Henry County Art Center: open 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 218 S. 15th St., New Castle. Masks required. On display: permanent collection pieces up through December. Information: 529-2634.

The Environmental Public Health Office of the Henry County Health Department conducted two routine inspections during the final week of December.

New Castle City Councilman Aaron Dicken has long understood bias, yet he joined nearly 70 of his fellow county leaders and businesses owners during a recent virtual workshop about bias and micro-aggressions.

Knightstown park board meets Monday

I know I develop and share a lot of dessert recipes but trust me when I tell you that this is by far one of my favorites. Or, perhaps, my absolute favorite!

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Memorial Park groundskeepers Jeff Burke (on the lift) and Gary Whittle work Thursday on a broken tree that is leaning over playground equipment at Memorial Park.

After months of discussion, debate and amendments, the heavy lifting on a new city towing ordinance is over.