Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN


April 1, 2014

Inside Indiana Business with Gerry Dick

Museum to open CityWay Gallery

The Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art says it will open gallery space at The Alexander hotel in the CityWay neighborhood. The free exhibition is scheduled to open in September.

Jobs announcement set for Vigo County

Executives from an Iowa-based convenience store company will be in Terre Haute Tuesday for what is being called a major economic development announcement. Governor Mike Pence is scheduled to be on-hand to release details from Casey’s General Stores Inc. (Nasdaq: CASY).

Ranking focuses on hospital safety

A national consumer organization has unveiled its annual hospital safety rankings. The list from Consumer Reports examines the performance of more than 3,000 hospitals from throughout the country.

Women’s Fund forms incubator

Women’s Fund of Central Indiana has launched an incubator in hopes of funding entrepreneurs working on projects to improve the lives of young adult women. The organization says it is dedicating “ten years and millions of dollars” to its NEXT initiative.

STEM, liberal arts event set for Purdue

A conference focusing on the intersection of liberal arts and science, technology, engineering and math disciplines is set for next week at Purdue University. It will feature Logitech International SA (Nasdaq: LOGI) Chief Executive Officer Bracken Darrell and NPR “Tech Nation” Host Moira Gunn.

IU Event to Spotlight Business Analytics

Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business will host a business analytics forum this week in Bloomington.

The two-day event will feature executives from companies including Angie’s List Inc. (Nasdaq: ANGI) and Eli Lilly and Co. (NYSE: LLY).

Green BEAN details leadership changes

The parent company of Indianapolis-based Green BEAN Delivery has named Shane Towne president. BEAN LLC says co-founder and former president Matt Ewer will serve as chief executive officer.

– Daily News

Text Only
  • nws-gb072914 Casa logo CASA sought for "Jennifer" and "Erica" In order to illustrate and bring awareness to the need for Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers in our local community, Advocates for Children will be regularly highlighting one case which is currently on our waiting list. Identifying i

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-gb072914-Self defense pic Smith Martial Arts to hold women’s self-defense class GREENSBURG – It’s an unfortunate fact that women need to know how to protect themselves in today’s society.While it is a comforting thought to believe that someone will help if a woman should find herself in a dangerous situation, there may not alway

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-gb072914-back to school photo 300 students get backpacks, encouragement at Back to School Bash GREENSBURG — With face painting, free hair cuts and backpacks, about 300 local students received some proper primping to help them get over the disappointment that school will begin again next week.About 30 businesses and organizations participated

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • nws-gb072914-devin parson ride pic 2 Ride carries memory of slain boy GREENSBURG – Threatening skies early Saturday morning didn’t dampen or put a damper on the droves that turned out to take part in this year’s annual Devin Lee Parsons “Never Be Forgotten” Memorial Motorcycle Ride.Approximately 55 motorcycles left the

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • nws-gb072914-ymca 100 gala pic03 Local YMCA celebrates 100th anniversary with Gala GREENSBURG — A summer of centennial revelry culminated Saturday night at the Decatur County Family YMCA with the Celebration 100 Gala.Attendees from around the community joined the Y Board of Directors in reminiscing about the local YMCA’s century-lo

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

  • Family Clothes Closet summer opening approaches WESTPORT – Since 2008, the Family Clothes Closet has opened twice a year to assist local families by providing free clothing for the whole family.Through the combined effort of 24 area churches, five local organizations and many individuals, entire f

    July 29, 2014

  • nws-gb072914-auditor selection pic Chadwell selected as new county auditor GREENSBURG – A group of 16 Republican precinct committee members selected current Decatur County Clerk Janet Chadwell for the vacant County Auditor office during a special caucus at party headquarters Saturday morning.Chadwell, who previously served

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • No confirmation of Philly papal visit PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Whether Pope Francis will visit Philadelphia during a major gathering of the world’s Roman Catholics remained a matter of speculation Friday after the archdiocese said a report he would attend should not be considered confirmation

    July 26, 2014

  • Islamic State destroys Jonah's Tomb in Mosul BAGHDAD (AP) — As Iraq selected a new president, Islamic militants blew up a revered Muslim shrine in Mosul traditionally said to be the burial place of the Prophet Jonah, several residents of the city told The Associated Press.The militants first or

    July 26, 2014

  • Police search Gary for tiger on the loose GARY, Ind. (AP) — Gary police searched the northwest Indiana city for a tiger after receiving several reports of a big cat on the loose.The reports began shortly before midnight Thursday and alleged sightings continued into Friday morning. Officers i

    July 26, 2014