Bartholomew County Clerk Norma Trimpe, serving the final week of two, four-year terms in office, received the Distinguished Hoosier Award from Gov. Mitch Daniels to honor her public service.


Crothersville Arcade was destroyed by a fire that caused an estimated $300,000 damage.


City residents were asked to leave discarded Christmas trees at the curb for pickup and use in the annual Twelfth Night tree-burning ceremony in early January.