Category: Scott County

Scott County Sheriff’s Office and Scottsburg Police to Increase Patrols

Scottsburg, IN. – As part of the Scott County Safety Partnership, The Scott County Sheriff’s Office and the Scottsburg Police Department announced today they will join efforts with over 250 Indiana state and local law enforcement agencies to increase education and enforcement around dangerous and impaired driving. From March 3 through March 26, 2017, officers…

Snowy Interstate Car Crash Claims the Life of Scottsburg Woman

Icy and Snowy roads have played a part in A vehicle crash which has caused the fatality of a Scottsburg Woman yesterday morning, shortly after 8:00 am, the Indiana State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on I-65 near the 55 mile marker in Jackson County. The initial investigation by Sgt. Stephen Wheeles indicated…

Needles Found in Halloween Candy in Scott County

The Scott County Sheriff’s Office has issued a press release after a county resident reported finding two sewing needles in her children’s trick-or-treat candy. A “dum-dum” sucker wrapper, still on the candy, allegedly held the first needle, while the second needle was found loose amongst the rest of the candy collected. The woman who filed…

Southwestern Girls Soccer Experiences Ups and Downs At Scottsburg

Southwestern Girls Soccer Experiences Ups and Downs At Scottsburg The Southwestern girls’ soccer team traveled to Scottsburg on Saturday for a tournament. The first game was against Scottsburg’s team. Southwestern won 2-0 with Emma Foley scoring on an assist from Kayla Adkins followed by a final goal from Adkins. Their next game was against Salem.…

Here’s What Jennings, Scott and Jefferson County Received for Road and Bridge Funds

Here’s What Jennings, Scott and Jefferson County Just Received for Road and Bridge Funds The Indiana Department of Transportation announced today that 99 Southern Indiana cities, towns and counties will receive a combined $49 million to improve local roads and bridges through the State’s Community Crossings matching grant fund. Jefferson County Received $629,339.80 Jennings County…