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May 16, 2017

 

George

Vandalized Bean Blossom Church Fires Organist, Offers Forgiveness

Police say the church organist admitted to spray painting the messages "Heil Trump," an anti-gay slur and a swastika on the church building in November.

May 12, 2017

 

RDC

Brown County Leaders Work To Build Strategies And Better Community

Brown County schools recently announced major budget cuts because of declining enrollment, but the source of the problem is complicated.

May 11, 2017

 

sewer

3 Of 5 Brown Co. Sewer Board Members Resign, Blame Health Dept.

Resigning members of the Brown County Sewer Board say the Brown County Health Department undermined their efforts to address septic system problems.

May 9, 2017

 

The Brown County Courthouse in Nashville.

Brown County Receives State Grant For Community Development

Brown County is one of five communities receiving a $5,000 grant as part of the state’s Hometown Collaboration Initiative.

May 4, 2017

 

Brown County School Board

Brown County School Board Approves $950,000 In Cuts

The cuts include reducing the number of paraprofessionals and moving preschool teachers into K-12 positions.

May 3, 2017

 

George

Church Employee Admits To Vandalizing Bean Blossom Church

Police say the church organist was fearful of the presidential election results and wanted to "give local people a reason to fight for good."

April 28, 2017

 

Daniel Messel leaves the Brown County Courthouse after hearing the guilty conviction from the jury.

Messel Requests New Murder Trial Without ‘Speculative’ Evidence

Messel’s public defender argues some evidence should not have been allowed because it invited the jury to speculate about the missing murder weapon.

April 26, 2017

 

Brown County Schools is on track to lose more than 300 students within the next decade.

Brown County School District Must Cut Budget By $1 Million

Years of decline in student enrollment numbers are decreasing state funding and forcing the district to find ways to cut expenses.

March 30, 2017

 

Forests

Road Work Near Indiana Forest Proceeds Despite Pushback

In 1990, activists collected 1,500 signatures to oppose the project. Nearly 30 years later, the Indiana Department of Transportation has begun construction.

November 30, 2016

 

Crowd Sings

Community Gathers To Remove Graffiti From Bean Blossom Church

Many people who took part in the cleanup were neither members of the church nor residents from the area.

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