CVC Meeting

The CVC (convention and visitors commission) will be meeting at the Chamber office (400 N Heaton, Knox) this Thursday, (October 19th) at 5:30 PM. If you are interested in this group stop in and see what they do and how you may want to get involved.

Road Funding

Local Communities ReceiveAdditional Road Funding Recently, 21 communities in and around Senate District 5 received over $8.6 million in local road-funding grants. The Community Crossings Matching Grant program was created in 2016 by the Indiana General Assembly. As part of Indiana’s long-term road funding plan, the legislature increased funding for the program in 2017. Through … Continue reading Road Funding

Starke Park Board Meeting

STARKE COUNTY PARK BOARD Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Meeting at 6:00PM Agenda: Pledge of Allegiance Roll Call Approval of Minutes of the September 12, 2017 Meeting Starke County Forest: Beaver Invoice; Opening of Bids for Timber Sale Koontz Lake Lions—Van Janovic Bass Lake Beach & Campground: Building Maintenance Response from Lessee’s Attorney on 9-28-17. Consideration … Continue reading Starke Park Board Meeting

Local Diabetes Support

Starke Hospital offers diabetes programs  Knox, Ind. – Starke Hospital offers a variety of diabetes education and programs to the community, some free of charge. Classes are as follows: Free Pre-Diabetes Classes Come learn about the risk factors for diabetes and steps to manage pre-diabetes.  All are welcome; registration is not required.  Classes meet the third … Continue reading Local Diabetes Support

Mobile Health Unit Dates

Mobile Health Unit to provide bone density screenings and breast cancer education in October   La Porte, Starke counties, Ind. – October is breast cancer awareness month.  Early detection practices like mammograms, clinical breast exams, and breast self-exams remain some of the most important ways to catch breast cancer early and increase survival rates.  During … Continue reading Mobile Health Unit Dates