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Jury Finds Local Man Guilty Of Intimidation

Samuel Mark Baumgartner, Jr. of Spencer stood trial this week for an incident that occurred on October 29, 2014. More...

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Connecting You To Local Government & Schools

The Cloverdale School Board will meet Monday, March 9, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the Arthur L. Johnson Administration Center, located on East Logan Street in Cloverdale. This meeting is open to the public. More...


OV Eighth Grade Lady Patriots Finish Runners-Up At Saturday’s WIC Tourney

Owen Valley Middle School’s eighth grade girls’ basketball team traveled to Edgewood Junior High School last Saturday to compete in the annual Western Indiana Conference (WIC) tournament. More...

OV Seventh Graders Fall To Jackson Creek And Sullivan

Owen Valley Middle School’s seventh grade girls’ basketball team hosted the annual Western Indiana Conference tournament last Saturday. In the first game of the day, the Lady Patriots took on Sullivan, falling 24-15. More...

Indiana Renegades Announces 16U Girls’ Softball Team Members

The Indiana Renegades 16U girls’ softball team is gearing up for a new season and will be traveling to Panama City Beach, Florida for the World Series in July. More...

Letters to the Editor

Truly Heartwarming

Dear Editor, Thank you to all who contacted us at the Owen County Public Library to report that a photograph of Alfred Funch does appear on page 58 of the 1951 Spencer High School yearbook along with another photo of the senior class presenting him w More...

A Steward Of This Land

Dear Editor, Dear recyclers of Owen County: More...


Today's Meditation

Learning To Receive

God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble. - 1 Peter 5:5 (NRSV) More...

OCSD Seeking Whereabouts Of Area Man Who Fled From Police - Free Access

The Owen County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) is seeking the public’s assistance in locating 25- year-old Robert “Bobby” Standifer of Poland, who also goes by the name of Robert or Bobby Forey. More...

OV Grad Performing, Composing With New England Guitar Quartet

The New England Guitar Quartet will read Martha Bishop’s Tidal Currents, Tiffany McKinney’s Khaos, and 2015 Composer-in-Residence Lisa Coons’ A Growing Absence this coming Saturday, March 7 as part of the Women Composers Festival of More...

Garden Club To Host Sunday, March 15 Gardening For Butterflies Presentation

In anticipation of spring, the Owen County Garden Club invites you to attend a special presentation on “Gardening for Butterflies.” Featuring special guest Sandy Belth, a Monroe County Master Gardener and a naturalist with the Monroe Coun More...


OCCC/EDC Offering Two, $500 Scholarships

The Owen County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Corporation (OCCC/EDC) is offering two, $500 scholarships for graduating seniors. Students must attend school in Owen County or be a resident of Owen County. More...

Owen Valley Choirs To Host Mid-Winter Pops Concert

Tonight, Friday, the Owen Valley choirs will take to the stage with a mid-winter Pops Concert theme of “Welcome to the Jungle.” From the music of Disney’s “Jungle Book,” “Lion King” and “Tarzan”; More...

Vital Statistics

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Your Owen County Community Foundation - Free Access

Another Winter Tale

The beauty of last Sunday’s snow surprise lulled the wife and me into a false sense of winter coziness. Early afternoon arrived before we realized just how much snow had fallen on our hilltop retreat. More...

Community Calendar

ADVENTURES IN ART LANDSCAPE, Friday, March 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Owen County Art Guild. For more information, call 812-829-1877. More...

McCormick's Creek State Park

Saturday, March 7: 10:00 a.m. – Bird Buffet on Saturday mornings at the Nature Center. Help fill the feeders and learn how to create a backyard habitat in your yard. More...

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