Winchester City Council Monday approved taking over the responsibility of streets at the Ohio Valley Gas Corporate Office Complex on the city’s east side.
The Randolph County Republican Central Committee announced Monday that long-time Winchester resident Ron Loyd has been selected to fulfill the vacant District 3 position on the Winchester City Council.
The Randolph County Board of Commissioners at its most recent meeting continued a discussion of a request by Winchester city officials that the city take over the contract responsibility of providing animal control and animal shelter services for the entire county.
Union City could be facing the demise of the Union City Housing Authority, at least it its current location, Mayor Bryan Conklin told Union City, Ind., council members Monday.
Construction bids for the Winchester House drug rehabilitation project will be opened and read aloud during a meeting of the Winchester Municipal Building Corp. at 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Determination, not disappointment, was the key word last week when Union City, Ind. Mayor Bryan Conklin learned the community had been passed over a third straight time in the Stellar Grant process.
Union City residents who were hoping to get assistance through the homeowner rehab program are going to be disappointed with the outcome of the city’s latest effort to obtain the grant to fund the work.
The Randolph County Board of Commissioners Monday heard a request by Winchester Mayor Shon Byrum for the city to provide animal shelter services for the entire county.
Randolph County public safety communication issues – ranging from old equipment to use of different systems unable to talk with others just a few miles away – may cost as much as $2.7 million to resolve.
Winchester City Council Monday considered possibly taking over the responsibility of managing the county animal shelter, operating the shelter as part of the services provided by the city animal shelter.
The Randolph County Tea Party Thursday hosted a candidate forum for candidates running for county council at-large positions. The candidates opened up about their qualifications, values and plans for the future.
Augusta Consulting Principal Brad Bookout updated council on the progress of an application for an $89,000 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) grant to expand the newer retro-looking downtown light fixtures to a nearby commercial district.
Rural Farmland resident Hiriam Messersmith Monday presented the county board of commissioners with several pages of a legal pad lined with signatures of apparent local residents who support expanding handicap parking options on the courthouse square.
It wasn't a decision that any Union City official relished.
A member of Reach All Randolph County told Union City officials on Monday that a billboard the group plans to display along the city's main drag was specifically designed as an "in your face" billboard.
Union City officials on Monday began the legal process necessary to implement increases in the city's water and sewage rates.
The town of Farmland maintains bins located on the property of Farmland Auto Parts at 203 W. Jackson St. where old motor oil as well as antifreeze can be safely disposed of. The service is free and open to the public 24 hours a day.
The discovery of hazardous waste mixed in with used motor oil at a disposal site in Farmland has local officials urging people to be cautious about what they dispose of at the site.
The News-Gazette incorrectly published in its meetings calendar that the Union School Board of Trustees meeting and the Union School Board of Finance meeting was held on Tuesday, Jan. 26. The notice given to the newspaper correctly stated that the meetings would be held on Thursday, Jan. 28.…
For a few long minutes Thursday night, there appeared to be some doubt as to whether Parker City officials would even be able to come to an agreement on the reappointment of Matthew Snyder as town marshal.