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Work Underway By Contractor To Replace County Bridge #27 On Country Club Road

Work to replace county bridge #27 carrying Country Club Road over Mill Creek is well underway by Vincennes-based contractor CLR, Inc. More...

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Connecting You To Local Government & Schools

The Spencer Town Council will hold a special meeting on Monday, November 30, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Spencer Municipal Building, located at 90 North West Street. More...


Seventh Grade Clovers Defeat Eminence, OV

Cloverdale Middle School’s seventh grade boys’ basketball team recently earned a 39-23 win over Eminence. More...

Clovers Open 2015-2016 Basketball Season With Win Over North Central

Cloverdale’s varsity boys’ basketball team got the season off on the right foot with a 68-39 drubbing of North Central (Farmersburg) on the Thunderbird’s home court Tuesday night. More...

Owen Valley Swimmers Compete In First Meet Of The Season At Danville

The Owen Valley boys’ and girls’ swim team traveled to Danville on Tuesday evening to open their 2015-2016 season. More...


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Thanksgiving Memories

Another Thanksgiving is behind us and a new chapter of our memory is filled with holiday stories and traditions. Our annual celebration of giving thanks is a very appropriate way to remember the many good things in our lives. More...


Loretta Claiborne: Revisited

Last week, I began telling you about Loretta Claiborne, an African American who was born poor, partially blind, and with an intellectual disability. She didn’t walk until age four. Eventually, she had a Disney movie made about her life. More...

Community Calendar

ADVENTURES IN ART, “Portraits,” Friday, November 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Owen County Art Guild. Call 812-829-1877 for more information. More...

Local Man Sent To Indiana DOC After Violating Home Detention

Jesse Franklin Chapman, 33, of Spencer, appeared in the Owen Circuit Court I on Tuesday morning regarding a petition to revoke his home detention sentence. More...

National Master Interpretive Manager Award Winner Began Career At MCSP In Early ‘90s

Vicki Basman, chief of interpretation for Indiana State Parks, recently earned the National Association for Interpretation (NAI) Master Interpretive Manager Award for 2015. More...

OVMS Spotlight

Boston Outreach Team Visits Classroom

This week the Spotlight shines on a collaboration between local biotechnology firm Boston Scientific and Owen Valley Middle School. Mrs. Judy Tucker and her fourth period Topics in Science class welcomed a team of presenters from the company. More...


Christian Church, Spencer Lions Club Sponsor Benefit

The First Christian Church of Spencer and the Spencer Lions Club will be sponsoring a breakfast fundraiser for the family of Doug and Debbie Norris on Saturday, December 5, in the Christian Life Center. Breakfast will be served from 8-11 a.m. More...

Area 10 Lunch Menu

Monday, Wednesday and Friday meals are served at 11:30 a.m. at the Whistle Stop Café, located at 500 East Franklin Street in Spencer. If you would like yours delivered, it must be approved by Area 10 and it will be delivered in the morning. More...

Holding Company For Our Community Bank Announces First Quarter Results

Home Financial Bancorp (“Company”) (OTCQB Symbol “HWEN”), an Indiana corporation which is the holding company for Our Community Bank, (“Bank”) based in Spencer, Indiana, announces unaudited results for the first qu More...


Today's Meditation


Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! - Philippians 4:4 (NIV) More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Guy Junior Evans, 78

Guy Junior Evans, age 78, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. More...

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