The Associate Chapter of Kappa Kappa Kappa met on Monday, May 16 at First Presbyterian Church in the Fellowship Hall. Tables were decorated in a patriotic/Indy 500 color scheme with checkered napkins as well as red, white and blue table runners. Every table was centered with potted hellebore…

There are so many things that our nation’s service members put on the line or sacrifice for our freedom, including time with family and friends, the state of their mental and physical health, and even their lives.

Over the weekend a large fire at Milroy Pallet in Rush County caused a complete loss to buildings on the property. Rush County EMA Director Chuck Kemker gave an update on the events of that night and the investigation into the fire.

A Flag Retirement Ceremony was held Sunday afternoon at the VFW as they celebrated their 100th anniversary. Members of the VFW have collected flags over the years and were able to burn over 650 old flags.

Celebration in the Ville was held Saturday. Even though it rained during the evening, it was deemed a success. There were hundreds that attended. A follow up story will be published this week as official attendance numbers come in.

At a previous school board meeting the Fayette County School Board voted to demolish what used to be the FCSC Resource Center building. The building itself is gone, but a discovery on the site left the board to make more decisions about the property.

We are coming into picnic and cookout season, and we tend to change our dietary preferences from soups and casserole type side dishes to grilled food and cold salads. Pasta, potatoes, and fruit make delicious salads and go with so many foods.

The Fayette County Assessor’s Office is beginning Stage 1 of the next 4-year cycle of Reassessment. By law, all parcels of property must be visited and inspected by a certified assessor once every four years. The areas to be visited by our field assessor for data collection in 2022 will be F…

Fayette County Communications/E911 Director Kelly VanMeter informed both the Fayette County Council and the Fayette County Board of Commissioners that the dispatch would soon be in need of a new dispatch console.

Everyone here at the Fayette County Public Library is excited to announce that after 29 years, we will be retiring our old Bookmobile and replacing it with a brand new Sprinter van. You are definitely going to notice this new Bookmobile on the streets of Fayette County because it is bright p…

The News-Examiner asked: What are the songs that make you sing along whenever you hear them?

Fayette County School Corporation is preparing to induct a class for the 2022 FCSC Education Hall of Fame. They are currently seeking nominations from the community.

The Connersville Redevelopment Commission is pleased to announce the placemaking project, Market Street Plaza, in the downtown area.

For the Ag department in the Fayette County School Corporation it is one of the biggest days of the year. Ag day is a chance to build a foundation for the young students who may be the future of the Agriculture industry.

Hospitals across the country – including Reid Health – are being impacted by a global shortage of intravenous contrast media dyes used for some radiology, cardiology, and surgery procedures to help better understand images taken of a patient’s body.

Fayette County CASA/Victims Assistance is still in need of individuals to help with their program.

Fifth graders in the Fayette County School Corporation got the chance to learn a little more about agriculture at the school corporations Ag Day on Tuesday. Keep an eye out for a full article about what students were able to learn in the Friday edition of the News-Examiner.

CENTERVILLE — On Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at approximately 4: 45 pm, Indiana State Troopers Josh Bayly and Trooper Jacob Ridgeway were dispatched to a serious crash on Pottershop Road west of Creek Road near Centerville, Indiana. When they arrived, it was determined the crash involved three vehicles.

Kelley earns degree from IU Bloomington

Most people who catch the virus that causes COVID-19 feel better within a few days or a couple weeks, especially if they were vaccinated before they became infected. But for some, the effects of the illness can linger for months or even years. This is a condition known as “long COVID.”

INDIANAPOLIS — Following President Dr. Robert Manuel being named the president-elect of DePaul University, the University of Indianapolis Board of Trustees announced today that it has appointed Phillip Terry, immediate past Chair of the University’s Board of Trustees and retired CEO of Monar…


Fayette County School Corporation named Paula Shouse their teacher of the year, and the school board approved that nomination at their meeting on Tuesday.


The Everton Volunteer Fire Department and representatives from the Indiana Volunteer Firefighter’s Association gathered on Monday to celebrate two deserving citizens, who’s quick thinking saved a life that was in danger.

On behalf of the Fayette County Council on aging and aged, Neisah Wicker asked the Fayette County Commissioners to approve the quarterly claim the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) for a reimbursement of expenses. Wicker also updated the status of the transit system in Fayette County.

When co-workers talk about Reid Health’s May Ambassador, two things come up over and over again: Her work ethic and her dedication to patient care.

Evan Granger and Aliyah Templeton were crowned King and Queen at the 2022 CHS Prom Saturday evening.

Students at Connersville Middle School competed at East Central Middle School on Saturday, April 30 in the Academic Super Bowl. Students have prepared for the competition since January on the topic of Canada. Students stay after school to learn material in science, math, English, and social …