Johnson County Newswire (Page 5)

Johnson County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnson County, IN. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 1,105 in Johnson County, IN

  1. Indy Chamber asks Greenwood to help fund projectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... the program. Greenwood was asked to take part in the program because of being the primary economic driver in Johnson County, she said. Krauss made the funding request in a presentation to the Greenwood Redevelopment Commission last week, which asked ...

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  2. Grant to help city buy homes: FEMA gives funds for houses with flood riskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... his property has never filed an insurance claim for flood damage, even during the devastating flood that hit Johnson County in 2008. His home is valued at $80,000, so purchasing another home in Greenwood, the city where he was born and raised, will ...

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  3. Ready for the next step?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... before. A new report by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education shows that fewer and fewer students from Johnson County schools are in need of remediation courses to catch up to college-level classes. Every county school showed improvement in ...

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  4. Cities to state: Let us start to mowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Journal

    The grass in the median of U.S. 31 through much of Johnson County won't be getting much higher than your own yard this summer. The strips separating state highways are mowed by Indiana Department of Transportation crews that can typically only make rounds twice each summer.

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  5. Carrying their own weight: Throwers Adams, Emberton lead Whiteland girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... one-two punch - and on any given day, either can get the Warriors a first-place finish or two. At the Johnson County meet last month, Emberton took first place in both the shot put (37 feet, 6A1 4 inches) and discus (112-5), with Adams taking second ...

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  6. Laura WattsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Republic

    Laura F. Watts, 94, of Four Seasons Health Care Center, Columbus, went to her heavenly home May 11, 2017. Born Jan. 24, 1923, in the Hurricane Community in Johnson County, Indiana, Laura was the third daughter of Neva Ray and Harry Ray.

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  7. Tone set: Trojans sweep way to county championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Journal

    About midway through the season, a Center Grove girls tennis team that had been toying with different lineups found one that it liked. The Trojans plan to take that same group for a long postseason ride, and they finished off the regular season in style Monday by defeating host Whiteland 5-0 in the title match of the Johnson County Tournament.

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  8. Plant sale, seed packet giveaway planned in TrafalgarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... ities, including support for the Youth Garden Camp and maintenance of two demonstration flower gardens on the Johnson County fairgrounds in Franklin.

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  9. Melvin H. SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Melvin H. Smith, 96, of Bloomington, formerly of Bargersville and Shelby County, passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Indiana University Health Hospice House in Bloomington. He was a member of Beech Grove Baptist Church in Trafalgar.

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  10. Trojans cruise to another county championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... 4A No. 3 Center Grove needed just five innings to overwhelm Greenwood, 21-0, in the championship game of the Johnson County Tournament. The Trojans (21-1) wasted little time seizing the upper hand against the Woodmen. Hanna Burris led off the bottom ...

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  11. Plotting impact of farm tax dropRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Farmers are beginning to pay less in property taxes as part of changes made to the way farmland property values are calculated in Indiana, but the drop isn't likely to have a large impact on homeowners, businesses and local governments in Johnson County. The Indiana Legislature approved changes to how farmland property taxes are collected last year, with 2017 being the first year farmers are paying taxes at the new rate.

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  12. Laura F. (Ray) WattsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Laura F. Watts, 94, of Four Seasons Health Care Center, Columbus, went to her heavenly home Thursday, May 11, 2017. Born Jan. 24, 1923, in the Hurricane Community in Johnson County, Laura was the third daughter of Neva Ray and Harry Ray.

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  13. Indian Creek's Perry goes from boys basketball coach to athletics directorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Indian Creek head coach Derek Perry yells directions to his team during their Johnson County basketball tournament game against Whiteland on Friday at Whiteland Community High School. Scott Roberson / Daily Journal Born and raised in the area, Perry graduated from Indian Creek High School.

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  14. Whiteland rallies past Franklin for narrow winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... not ever going to settle." The host Warriors rallied to top Franklin 4-3 on Friday in the first round of the Johnson County Softball Tournament. "Having this win in county is a phenomenal push to finish the season strong and go hard all the time, ...

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  15. Center Grove's Hohlt has tried to learn from his injuries, not be angered by themRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... right leg is "about 90 or 95 percent" healed, is making up for lost time in that sport as well. At the recent Johnson County meet at Franklin, he won his specialty, the 300-meter intermediate hurdles, in a time of 39.63 seconds. Hohlt also took part ...

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  16. Diabetes cases on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... are the main things," she said. "I don't know what would happen to me if I don't do that." More and more Johnson County residents such as Goldsmith are living with diabetes or are on their way to developing it in the future. The disease has become ...

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  17. Pitcher's performance powers Indian CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Dori Knight picked a good time to put together what she referred to as her best pitching performance of the season. The Indian Creek senior allowed one hit and struck out eight to lead the host Braves past Edinburgh 5-0 in the first round of the Johnson County Softball Tournament on Friday.

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  18. Marsh future still in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... it said. Earlier this week, the Indianapolis-based grocer said the last remaining Marsh store in Johnson County could close in a couple of months unless a buyer is found for the struggling company. The store is on State Road 135 in the Center Grove ...

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  19. Franklin stays in Mid-State raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... been a sure run for the Warriors, since Jacob Holzhausen then slapped a single right before Clements hit. The Johnson County champion Warriors (12-10, 4-6) are out of the running for a Mid-State title, but Franklin's hopes are very much alive. "We ...

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  20. Teen in custody after chase with officerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... boy had a cut and scrape marks on his knees and arms, and was taken to Johnson Memorial Hospital, then to the Johnson County Juvenile Detention Center, the report said. He told police he ran because he had been drinking at a party and did not want ...

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