Johnson County Newswire (Page 8)

Johnson County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnson County, IN. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,429 in Johnson County, IN

  1. IEDC reports record-setting year for job commitmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... state average wage of $21.51 per hour. - Infosys (2,000 committed jobs in Marion County); - Dia & Co. (872, Johnson County); - Toyota Motor Manufacturing of Indiana (600, Gibson County); - UPS (578, Hendricks County); - Ingram Micro (550, Clark ...

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  2. Housing crisis comes into focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... one under construction and one planned. No new apartment complexes are planned or underway in other parts of Johnson County, according to local planning departments. The Gables, a 274-unit apartment complex south of Smith Valley Road near State Road ...

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  3. Family makes scouting a priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... required to become an Eagle Scout, Daniel Ketchum organized the clean-up of two-century-old cemetery in Johnson County. Volunteers spent several days clearing trees and brush from the site this fall. 16-year-old Daniel Ketchum became an Eagle Scout ...

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  4. Bargersville homebuilders denied; developer might resubmit new planRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... council, and work through a compromise and make the project work," he said. "We do enjoy building homes in Johnson County and would love to be part of the growth in Bargersville." Bargersville has several neighborhoods that are under development, ...

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  5. Carrie Birge '08 Hosts One of Indy's "Top Trivia Nights"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... Carrie A. Birge is a global RFP associate analyst at Salesforce. She previously served as director of the Johnson County Museum of History and was the coordinator of public and youth programs at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis. A Bonner ...

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  6. Coaching changes mean whole new ballgame for Indian Creek, Greenwood standoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Reassuring glances or gestures from the sideline were valued components during the first half of Katie Burkman's basketball career at Indian Creek. Burkman, a 5-foot-11 junior guard/forward, is one of two Johnson County girls basketball players adjusting to a first-year head coach after playing the first two years for her father.

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  7. Finding a mentor: Big Brothers Big Sisters program making difference in livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... together. More often than anything, they'd do community service - collecting food for the Humane Society of Johnson County or making Easter baskets for nursing home residents. At Christmas, they exchange gifts and celebrate together. One year, Hood ...

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  8. Banks, stores look out for scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... to send a payment if a bank is certain that the money is going to a scammer. This year, victims of scams in Johnson County have included a man who sent $6,000 oversees to a woman claiming she was in the U.S. Air Force and needed assistance cashing ...

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  9. Deployed soldier's car damaged by vandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. - Police are investigating a possible case of vandalism to a car, and the car's owner isn't around to deal with it.

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  10. Good Cheer Fund continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Monetary donations can be dropped off at the Daily Journal office at 30 S. Water St., Suite A, Franklin, or mailed to the Daily Journal, P.O. Box 699, Franklin, IN 46131. The Good Cheer Fund is a Johnson County holiday tradition providing 800 baskets of fresh and nonperishable food to needy families at Christmas.

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  11. 4 teens arrested after shots firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... a vehicle and driver along Columbia Circle that she had seen shoot out a truck window, according to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office report. Deputies blocked off exits from the neighborhood, and stopped a vehicle leaving the neighborhood that ...

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  12. Edinburgh military assistance center needing volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Daily Journal

    An organization that provides a place for soldiers at Camp Atterbury to relax off-shift and gives them ways to keep in touch with their families needs volunteers. Help is needed to make sure the USO of Indiana center at Camp Atterbury, a military installation in southern Johnson County, can stay open for soldiers seven days a week.

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  13. Area athletes earn All-State nodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Fourteen Johnson County players were among those named when the Indiana Football Coaches Association released its 2017 All-State teams over the weekend. Defensive end Austin Daming of Center Grove and linebacker Tim Johns of Greenwood were among those named to the IFCA Top 50, honoring the best players from all schools.

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  14. Get Involved a " December 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... 317-535-4032 A BIG BROTHERS, BIG SISTERS OF CENTRAL INDIANA, mentors needed for boys and girls living in Johnson County, volunteers or couples in Johnson County are matched with a child living in Johnson County or southern Marion County and spend ...

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  15. Biz briefs a " December 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... al in the financial services industry for more than 20 years, serving individuals and families throughout the Johnson County community. She affiliated with Waddell & Reed in 1993.

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  16. Siblings enjoying lone season as Roncalli teammatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... Maddie, a 5-9 freshman guard, ranked second on the team in scoring at 10.6 points a game behind another Johnson County resident, 5-10 sophomore wing Alana Vinson (13.1). Ellie Bischoff, who missed the start of the season due to an injury, had 11 ...

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  17. Pigging out: 21st annual Jim Rhoades hog roastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Journal

    Fifteen-year-old Jessica Chaney and Franklin Mayor Steve Barnett scoop out mashed potatoes on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 during the 21st Annual Jim Rhoades Hog Roast at the Johnson County fairgrounds in Franklin. Scott Roberson / Daily Journal More than 450 pork chops were served on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at the 21st Annual Jim Rhoades Hog Roast at the Johnson County fairgrounds in Franklin.

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  18. Janet Edmondson SchafstallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... and led the March of Dimes campaign for several years. She was also the first-founding Vice-President of the Johnson County Community Foundation. Janet was elected four times to the Franklin Community School Board and also served on the Franklin ...

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  19. Good Cheer Fund donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... Pierce, Ernest and Nannie Day, Earl and Ethel Marie Adams and Marcia Williams. The Good Cheer Fund is a Johnson County holiday tradition providing 800 baskets of fresh and nonperishable food to needy families at Christmas. The community donates ...

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  20. Residents raise concerns about preparations for I-69Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... The interstate is likely to be constructed along the path of State Road 37 in the northwest corner of Johnson County in about a decade. County and Bargersville officials are paying $158,000 for a consultant, HWC Engineering, to study current and ...

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