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Vevay, Indiana
Friday, May 29, 2020

Fourth graders take time to spread Christmas cheer to senior citizens

With less than a week until Christmas, many school children are anxious to finish up their semester tests and begin their Christmas break. In just four days there will be all sorts of presents under the tree at home, and with about two weeks of vacation from classes, school children are more than a little excited during this time.

Vevay Town Council may form downtown revitalization group

The Vevay Town Council is considering the formation of a community group that would focus on the revitalization of downtown.

Vevay Town Council may form downtown revitalization group

The Vevay Town Council is considering the formation of a community group that would focus on the revitalization of downtown.

Winter weather hits here hard

Forecasters from the National Weather Service predicted that Switzerland County would be directly in the path of some strong winter weather last Thursday — and those predictions came true, with winter storms and snow forcing the cancellation of many activities; and Switzerland County schools were closed on Friday.

The Brown family business in Moorefield: meeting the community’s needs for 100 years

Doug Brown sits in the small office just behind the counter at Brown’s Farm Implement in Moorefield. He leans back in his chair as he listens to Moorefield resident Robert Crandell spin recollections of the community and Doug Brown’s family’s place in that history.

Life on a Switzerland County farm: Calvin Snow goes natural for farming future

In the gently rolling landscape of Pleasant Township, Calvin Snow and his family are working on their dream.

Their 100-acre dairy farm, its house dating back to 1872, lies along the headwaters of Indian Creek’s east branch on Pleasant Grove Road.

Take care, Switzerland County residents: flu season is on its way to the area

As the temperature drops and snow begins to fall, many Switzerland County residents are already feeling the effects of the beginning of the cold and flu season.

Vevay Town Council moves to tear down buildings with violations

After holding a judgment against a parcel of property in town for more than a year, the Vevay Town Council on Monday moved to have a run down house and garage torn down and bill the owner for the work.

County Courthouse renovation begins: bringing the old and new together

Switzerland County residents are already seeing the benefits of the new addition to the Switzerland County Courthouse; but now a new phase of the overall project will mix the old and the new.

Soldiers with Switzerland County ties get a ‘little taste of Christmas’ this holiday season

What started out as a project of the Vevay American Legion Auxiliary has expanded to include many residents of Switzerland County — as soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan with local connections to the county will soon be getting a big dose of Christmas.