Category: Tourism

US 421 to get a New Pipe Lining, Also Cause Delays this Spring

The Indiana Department of Transportation officials met yesterday February 9th in their Seymour District offices with its contractor for a $189,336 small structure project scheduled for this spring on U.S. Highway 421 in Jefferson County. T & T Pipe Renovations is charged with pipe lining at the drainage structure carrying a tributary of Indian-Kentuck Creek…

INDOT Announces 30 Day Closures in Spring for State Road 7

State Road 7 over Bear Creek The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to remove and replace two structures on State Road 7 in Lancaster Township of Jefferson County this spring, each requiring closures of the north-south highway for up to 30 days. INDOT officials recently met with its contractor to discuss the $594,856 project which…

Freezing Rain Predicted Throughout Indiana this Weekend

Forecasts are predicting a variety of weather conditions across the state through this weekend, including the possibility of freezing rain and ice. Ice accumulation could be as much as a tenth of an inch in some areas, creating hazardous driving conditions. A few degrees can mean the difference between rain or snow, so freezing rain…

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…