Knox County & Vincennes Indiana Area Development News
10/10/11 Advanced Manufacturing and Tech Center Groundbreaking
Vincennes University will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for its newest addition, the Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center, on Oct. 27 at 11:00 a.m. (EDT) more...
10/4/11 Dean Appointed as the Interim Provost at Vincennes University
Robert A. Slayton, former dean of the Learning Resources Center, will assume the post. Slayton came to VU in 1972 before retiring this past spring more...
8/30/2011 Incumbent Worker Training Grant.
Knox County Partnership has grant money available. Cick here for more...
8/8/211 Good Samaritan Hospital Awarded Training Grant from KCDC
The Knox County Development Corporation has awarded Good Samaritan Hospital with a $25,000 Incumbent Worker Training grant...more
8/3/2011 Vincennes University Sees Rise in Mining
The director of Vincennes University's mining program says interest in the program has been steadily growing...more
7/29/2011 KCDC In the Know, Volumn 3
The Highland Woods Community Center is now open and available for rent..more
7/1/2011 KCDC in the Know
Futaba USA - read the newsletter
6/27/11 Vincennes University Opens Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics
Vincennes University will offer nine courses in its newest facility this fall. The Gibson County Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Logistics will include classes on economics, more...
5/10/11 Knox County Development Corp. Offers Matching Grant Money for Workforce Training
The Knox County Development Corp. approved providing matching money for grants from the Department of Workforce Development for a one-year trial...more
5/10/11 Indiana ranked as the best place to do business in the Midwest and the sixth best nationwide in a survey of more than 500 chief executives by Chief Executive magazine.
business tax policies, regulation, workforce quality and livability factors. Indianas 2011 ranking is up from 16th place in 2010. Its among the highest year-to-year improvements in the survey...more
5/7/2011 Knox County Development Corp. to Increase Levee Funding
KCDC members voted unanimously to approve an additional $86,000 to assist with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers evaluation of the levee...more
4/30/11 Knox County Public Library Awarded Grant
Indiana Humanities has awarded a grant of $1,000 to Digging Up the Dirt in Knox County: A History of Agricultural Abundance; Knox County Public Library, Vincennes
"The competition for these grants continues to increase as nonprofits seek resources," said Keira Amstutz, president and CEO of Indiana Humanities. "We are happy to help support organizations in their efforts to engage people in high-quality humanities programs that help Hoosiers learn more about the state's history, engage in critical thinking and conversations, and ultimately, create stronger, more vibrant communities."
3/31/11 Vincennes hospital proceeding with $100 million expansion
The board of Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes has authorized an engineering and architectural firm to move ahead with designs for a major expansion and renovation project...more
3/9/11 Knox County Development CorporationA nnual Meeting
Once again, the community came out in force to attend the KCDC Annual meeting. Click here for a slide show of the event.
1/15/11 KCDC Focuses on Jobs
Knox County has the 2nd lowest unemployment rate in Indiana...more
1/20/11: Vincennes University Enrollment Up Again
Spring semester enrollment at Vincennes University is up 5.65 percent compared to the first week of classes last spring, according to a report delivered Wednesday to the VU Board of Trustees in Indianapolis...more
1/20/11: New Trustee Appointed to Vincennes University Board
John Hidde has been appointed to the Vincennes University Board of Trustees. Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels appointed Hidde to the three-year term. He replaces R. J. Reynolds...more
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