According to the Indiana COVID-19 Dashboard and Map, Warrick County has two new positive cases of COVID-19 as of May 9. There have been 28 new tests administered between May 7 and May 9 with zero new deaths.
On May 7 at approximately 5:46 p.m., Indiana State Police and Warrick County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash on I-64 eastbound near the 47.5 mile-marker that claimed the life of a Louisville, Kentucky woman.
Parents of graduating Boonville seniors will be hosting a senior parade on May 16 at 2 p.m. Seniors who are interesting in participating are asked to meet at the Boonville Junior League Baseball and Softball parking lot at 1:30 p.m. Registration is not required to participate.
American Legion Post 200 in Boonville held a banquet on May 1 for local emergency services, including members of the Newburgh Police Department, Boonville Police Department, Newburgh Volunteer Fire Department and Warrick County Emergency Medical Services.
Monarchs Rod & Custom and Boonville Now are hosting the 4th annual Rockin’ Around the Clock cruise-in is set for May 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2nd and 3rd streets in Boonville. Registration for the event and the meal will be at the Harold Gunn pavilion. Registration will begin at 10 a.m.
May is National Foster Care Month in the United States and one local organization is giving youth the opportunity for assistance.
Newburgh Elementary School principal Dr. Holly Arnold has been named Elementary School Principal of the Year by the Indiana Association of School Principals for district 11.
There is one new positive COVID-19 case in Warrick County as of April 26, according to the Indiana COVID-19 Dashboard and Map. Between April 15 and April 25, there were 46 new tests administered. Zero new deaths have been reported and the county’s positivity rate is 4.4%.
The Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs is offering a COVID-19 relief grant to small business owners in Warrick County. The grant is part of OCRA’s COVID-19 Response Program Phase Three. The deadline to apply for the grant is May 5 at 3 p.m.
The 2021 Indiana state legislature session ended on April 22 and the new 2021-23 budget was issued. The two-year budget totals $38 billion for the state.
Warrick County has three new coronavirus cases as of April 13, according to the Indiana COVID-19 dashboard and map. There have been zero new deaths and 39 new tests administered. The county’s positivity rate is 5.7%.
Far left: The Boonville Fire Department hosted a training dive for firefighters on April 8. According to the fire department, divers were to locate and recover an object placed in the water and use the information given to them by a witness to help locate the area to begin searching. Left: A…
Yellow Banks Lake, formerly Yellow Banks Recreation Center, is now under new ownership. Jason Powers, the new owner of the property, and his family broke ground on the property on April 5.
Success Warrick County was awarded a $5,000 grant through Duke Energy’s Marketing Partnership Program. Warrick County was one of 18 counties in Indiana to receive the grant, totaling $90,000 from Duke.