Express commuter bus service headed for county
Express bus service between downtown Indianapolis and the Lebanon Business Park could soon be provided thanks to funding from a grant received by the Boone Area Transit System.
Foundation appoints interim director
Jim Klusman has been appointed the interim executive director of the Community Foundation of Boone County.
Input error cuts $3M from county budget
A clerical mistake has technically left Boone County’s 2013 budget $3 million short, but it will be faster to appropriate the money than go through an appeal process with the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance.
Local groups prepare for ShakeOut
On the 200th anniversary of an earthquake that rang church bells in Boston and made the Mississippi River run backwards, local and state officials are hoping to raise awareness of earthquake risks by participating in the third annual Great Central U.S. ShakeOut.
5 county residents named to state agencies
Several Boone County residents have been named or reappointed to several state boards and commissioners by then-Gov. Mitch Daniels.
County could condemn land for bridge site
One property owner wants substantially more for his property than the county is offering to pay because he believes it’s worth more on the open market.
Former Lebanon police employee faces charges
The Indiana Office of the Attorney General demanded Monday, Jan. 14, via a mailed letter that former Lebanon Police Department administrative assistant Jamie Houghton reimburse the state the $42,083 auditors say she is responsible for after allegedly pocketing money paid by Lebanon citizens to obtain gun permits.
County officials will earn 3 percent more this year
Elected officials in Boone County will receive a 3 percent raise beginning this month, while county employees will see a 2 percent increase in pay and qualify for an additional 1 percent based on their performance.
Stomach bug, flu take toll in county
Twenty-one Hoosiers have died from flu-related illnesses through Jan. 14, the Indiana State Department of Health said Monday, Jan. 14.
Storm blasts Boone County
For about 10 hours Wednesday, Dec. 26, there was just no way to safely traverse the roadways in Boone County and throughout the region.
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