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Bullets found in Silver Creek High School band room  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — Sellersburg police responded to Silver Creek High School shortly after 11 a.m. after a student found unspent bullets in a school band room.

Silver Creek celebrates boys' basketball team & title  Evening News and Tribune

SELLERSBURG — Saturday night the Silver Creek High School boys' basketball team won the school's first state championship in any Indiana High School ...

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Gerth is Silver Creek's stat man  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — George Gerth estimates he's seen more than 1600 Silver Creek High School boys' basketball games in his life.

Silver Creek High students create Kentuckianapoly board game with local businesses  WAVE 3

The project teaches students business, finance and sales skills, all through one little game.

Dragons head to state, fans give team proper sendoff  Evening News and Tribune

SELLERSBURG — The Silver Creek Dragons were Indy bound Friday morning, with what seemed like the whole town standing behind their team, the one that ...

'I will always be a Dragon': Kenny Spencer retiring after 41 years at SCHS  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — School secretaries have all the answers. They know everything about the school, its teachers and staff.

Dragons looking to make school history  WLKY Louisville

The Silver Creek boys basketball team is looking to do something no team has done for the school: win a IHSAA state title.

MOSSWORDS: Surviving a school district's divorce | News  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — Doug Coffman again won re-election. No surprise there.

Sellersburg residents make the case for divorce from WCCS  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG – Deplorable school conditions and dysfunctional community relationships.

Silver Creek continues chase for Class 3A title against Crispus Attucks  Courier Journal

Silver Creek is in semistate round for just third time in program history.

Southern Indiana parents urge state education leaders to allow West Clark's divorce  WDRB

Dozens of teachers, parents, and students spoke out Wednesday at Silver Creek High School, saying separation is the only way the three West Clark ...

The Civil War becomes the backdrop for Silver Creek High School Theatre production  WDRB

Keith Kaiser joins the cast of Little Women the Musical at Silver Creek High School.

School of the week: Silver Creek basketball  WLKY Louisville

Silver Creek Boys Basketball is the Subway School of the Week after starting the season with an 18-3 record. Advertisement. Follow this story to get instant ...

Olympians fall to 3A No. 5 Dragons  The Republic

SELLERSBURG — It was a tough battle for the Columbus East boys basketball team Saturday against Class 3A No. 5 Silver Creek.The Olympians kept battling, ...

28-year board veteran, political newcomer seek West Clark District 3  Newsandtribune

In West Clark Community Schools District 3, comprised of most of Silver Creek Township, veteran board member and current board president Doug Coffman is ...

Silver Creek High School employee arrested for child seduction released on bond  Evening News and Tribune

CLARK COUNTY — A Silver Creek High School employee arrested Wednesday faces a level 6 felony charge of child seduction following alleged inappropriate ...

Finer details of West Clark separation disclosed | Clark County  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — Some of the finer details of a proposed separation in West Clark – such as how much debt each district would take on and when the split ...

Longtime track and field, cross country coach Kingery passes  Newsandtribune

CLARK COUNTY — The local sports community is reeling after the Thursday passing of beloved and iconic coach Darrell Kingery.

Silver Creek students take a stand against school shootings  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — At 10 a.m., the sidewalk outside Silver Creek High School was empty and quiet. It seemed as though any students who wanted to participate ...

After impressive 2017, Silver Creek football won't sneak up on anyone  Courier Journal

Silver Creek's success on the football field last season surprised some in Indiana. This year, their coach says, nobody is going to look over them.

A DRAGON FOR LIFE: Crabtree set to retire after 44 years at West Clark Schools  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — When Mike Crabtree first started as a student at Indiana University Southeast, he wasn't sure what field he wanted to pursue. No one in his ...

Judge appoints at-large West Clark school board member  Newsandtribune

CLARK COUNTY — Sellersburg resident Kevin Puckett has been appointed to fill the vacant at-large seat on the West Clark Community Schools board.

West Clark board approves new school to replace Silver Creek High School  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — They're already coming, so they're going to build it.

COLUMN: Renn excited to see how far alma mater Dragons are headed  Evening News and Tribune

I was a college student at Indiana State when Renn helped Indiana State play in two NCAA Tournaments, which is a big part of his Hall of Fame legacy with.

West Clark implements random drug screening for students  WAVE 3

High school students in West Clark Community Schools who are involved in anything outside the classroom will be subject to random, quarterly drug testing due ...

Community looks to renovate Silver Creek High School  WHAS (subscription)

Voters could soon decide if he West Clark Community School District will be able to renovate Silver Creek High School.

Silver Creek High referendum project wording shifts | News  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — Whether it's a matter of semantics or not, West Clark Community Schools has worked around its wording of what a Silver Creek High School ...

After divisive vote, West Clark schools want to do what hasn't been done before: Split up  The Courier-Journal

Secession is the latest attempt at settling long-standing disagreements about the future of the West Clark school district in Southern Indiana.

WAVE Country students honored with Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships  WAVE 3

McDonald's offered a college scholarship to each student -- totaling $18000.

SOMETHING NEW, SOMETHING OLD: West Clark mulls rebuilding or renovating Silver Creek High School  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — Charged with choosing a new school or renovating Silver Creek High School, the board of trustees for West Clark Community Schools may ...

Tensions high as taxpayers discuss $95M renovations for WCCS school district  WHAS (subscription)

SELLERSBURG, Ind. (WHAS11) – A $95-million proposal to renovate schools in Southern Indiana had tensions high Tuesday night. Taxpayers are split over the ...

Indiana theater teacher accused of fondling student  Indianapolis Star

Alonzo Richmond, 30, a director at Silver Creek High School's theater program is accused of having sexual activity with a 17-year-old student following a ...

West Clark school board approves 2019 budgets | Clark County  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — The West Clark Community Schools Corp. board of trustees has approved its 2019 general budget, capital projects plan and tax rates.

State releases annual AF scores | Clark County  Evening News and Tribune

SOUTHERN INDIANA — Another year marks another round of A-F grades from the Indiana Department of Education.

Silver Creek's Kelsi Scott finding fruitful homecoming at IU Southeast  Evening News and Tribune

Former Silver Creek standout Kelsi Scott is at her third college, but her final destination has proved to be a fruitful homecoming.

West Clark appoints (another) interim superintendent | Clark County  Evening News and Tribune

SELLERSBURG — For the third time in less than a year, West Clark Community Schools has a new superintendent.

Silver Creek's 'J-Dogs' are powering the Dragons to their best start in program history  The Courier-Journal

Silver Creek football is off to its best start in program history, and coach John Dablow said it's rooted in one unit in particular.

MOSS: Silver Creek trying to keep up with growing enrollment  Newsandtribune

Classes are more crowded and the hallways, well, Jacob Atkins bobs and weaves his way. “I practically have to push people,” he said. Lunch lines test cafeteria ...

Silver Creek HS brings Les Mis to the stage

Silver Creek High School is putting on the classic musical, Les Misérables, this weekend.

Silver Creek's wish to leave West Clark Schools won't be an easy process  WDRB

SELLERSBURG, Ind. (WDRB) -- Silver Creek wants out of the West Clark School district in southern Indiana, but it won't be that easy. In the wake of its failed $95 ...

Silver Creek forces 21 turnovers in win over Henryville  The Courier-Journal

SELLERSBURG, Ind. — Silver Creek High School girls basketball coach Scott Schoen is trying to get his team to buy-in on a defense-first mentality.

West Clark schools moves towards $95M improvement, expansion plan  WAVE 3

The West Clark Community School Board approved to seek the referendum this fall. The bulk of the money would go towards renovating and expanding Silver ...

Go-To Guy / Senior making big impact for Olympians  The Republic

Matt Frost has been a huge centerpiece for the Columbus East boys basketball team the past couple years, and this year is no different.Frost is one of the top ...

Republican newcomer takes on seasoned Democrat for Clark County Council District 3 seat  Evening News and Tribune

A political newcomer will face off against a prior state representative candidate in the Clark County Council District 3 race. First-time candidate, Republican ...

Silver Creek Students create Kentuckianaopoly | News  Evening News and Tribune

SELLERSBURG — Owning a piece of Southern Indiana's most recognizable businesses is as simple as passing go on a classic board game.

Threat made at Silver Creek HS, police presence increased overnight

SELLERSBURG, Ind. (WHAS11) – Police in Indiana are investigating a bomb threat at Silver Creek High School and due to the threat a Wednesday night ...

USI Baseball announces incoming class  14 News WFIE Evansville

The University of Southern Indiana baseball team and Head Coach Tracy Archuleta have announced the incoming signees for the 2020 season, featuring ten ...

New coffee shop opens in Sellersburg | News  Evening News and Tribune

Although it opened Saturday, Dragon's Den Coffee House and Cafe in Sellersburg already has regular customers.

AN EYE FOR ART: Young artist creates photorealistic portraits  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — As a toddler, Evan Olinger's parents couldn't get him to color. Now 16, it's about all the budding artist does.

From crime beats to classroom seats, Borden's new SRO settles in  Newsandtribune

BORDEN — Captain Nick Mobley of the Clark County Sheriff's Department once had dreams of working in a middle school. After graduating from Silver Creek ...

BOYS' BASKETBALL AFTERMATH: Jacobi takes Player of Week honors on Basketball Indiana Day weekend  Newsandtribune

The volume of boys' basketball over the weekend was shortened somewhat by several Saturday postponements, but it was still a memorable couple days of ...

Football clinic asks moms: Are you tough enough?  The Courier-Journal

Inaugural Silver Creek Ladies Football Clinic issued the challenge, “Are you tough enough?” to more than 50 women.

Richmer retires as Silver Creek AD after 26 years  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — During the early years of his 38-year education career, being a high school athletic director one day did not even enter Larry Richmer's mind.

Ind. theater director pleads not guilty to child seduction charge  WHAS (subscription)

CLARK COUNTY, Ind. (WHAS11) – A theater director accused of inappropriately touching a 17-year-old had his day in court Monday. Alonzo Richmond is ...

Silver Creek schools are overflowing, but the district has a way to go before addressing the issue  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — More students means more money for school districts, but it also means finding a place to put them.

Two area high school seniors receive McDonald's Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships  Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW— Two area high school students have received the McDonald's Black History Makers of Tomorrow scholarships.

Parents want school board to address overcrowding at Silver Creek H.S.  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Some parents are asking for major changes to address overcrowding at Silver Creek High School, which has had additional ...

School employee pleads not guilty to child seduction  WAVE 3

The employee would allegedly try to convince the student that he was homosexual and to break up with his girlfriend.

Financial tensions threaten to tear West Clark Community Schools district apart  WDRB

The West Clark Community Schools district in southern Indiana is taking a big step to settle years of tension among three different school communities, before a ...

EARTH DAY: Not so easy being green in Southern Indiana  Evening News and Tribune

SOUTHERN INDIANA— For Edwardsville resident Joseph Moore, environmental stewardship is no small matter.

Indiana's 'Red Flag' law changed to protect suicidal people  Evening News and Tribune

INDIANAPOLIS—An Indiana Senate committee voted Tuesday to make changes to Indiana's 'Red Flag' law to help protect suicidal individuals.

TRACK & FIELD: Charlestown takes 2nd at Pirate Relays  Newsandtribune

CHARLESTOWN — With a solid effort, Charlestown finished a combined second in its Pirate Relays on Wednesday.

How do the schools stack up in Southern Indiana?  The Courier-Journal

The long-anticipated release of Indiana schools' progress Tuesday brought no big surprises for Southern Indiana.

Southern Indiana students prepare to go back to school  The Courier-Journal

When Southern Indiana students begin the 2014-15 school year later this week, they'll likely notice more school leadership changes than policy or schedule ...

Should Teachers Carry Guns? Are Metal Detectors Helpful? What Experts Say  The New York Times

Experts are divided on how to protect students from violence or whether, for that matter, there is anything that can be done to prevent a determined attacker.

16-year-old arrested for the beating of a gay student at school  WAVE

A southern Indiana high school student is facing charges accused of brutally attacking a classmate. The victim and his family say he was targeted because of his ...

Greater Clark implements stricter attendance policy | News  Newsandtribune

JEFFERSONVILLE — Students in Greater Clark County Schools Corp. are starting the new year with stricter rules on attendance.

BOYS' BASKETBALL: Bulldogs drop a pair of games in Noblesville tourney  Newsandtribune

NOBLESVILLE — Thanks to a pair of Friday losses, New Albany finished fourth in the seventh annual Noblesville Holiday Tournament.

Sellersburg students create 'Kentuckianaopoly' board game | News  WDRB

A local class is putting a Kentuckiana twist on a classic board game. Students at Silver Creek High School created "Kentuckianaopoly," which is a game that ...

UPDATE: Greater Clark to amend plan that eliminates bus service for some Jeff High students  Evening News and Tribune

JEFFERSONVILLE — Some Jeffersonville High School parents are concerned about a recent vote by the Greater Clark school board that would change busing ...

West Clark voters overwhelmingly reject school referendum | News  Evening News and Tribune

CLARK COUNTY — West Clark voters rejected a $95 million school referendum on Tuesday, defeating the measure by a wide margin.

Seymour edges Silver Creek  Seymour Tribune

SELLERSBURG Seymour's girls basketball team escaped with a win at Silver Creek on Friday night. Despite trailing for the first three quarters -- and shooting ...

Sellersburg Celebrates a time for hometown pride | News  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — In the early 1990s, a small group of people got together in Sellersburg with the idea of creating an annual festival to bring friends, neighbors ...

Students create Monopoly game based on Kentucky and southern Indiana  WDRB

Actors Theater and Kizito Cookies replace Boardwalk and Park Place on a new Monopoly game.

VOLLEYBALL: North Judson defeats Warriors for first state championship  Newsandtribune

MUNCIE — North Judson came up with key points when it mattered and the Bluejays won the program's first state championship with a 25-23, 26-24, 25-21 ...

David White announces plans to run for New Albany mayor  Newsandtribune

NEW ALBANY — While we are still six weeks from the mid-term election, David White decided it was time for people to start thinking about the 2019 New Albany ...

USA Football, Colts Award NFL Foundation-Funded Grant to Local Youth and School-Based Football Programs

USA Football, the sport's national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the Indianapolis Colts recently awarded grants for new ...

3 dead in multi-vehicle crash along I-65 near Seymour  Newsandtribune

SEYMOUR, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say three people have died in a southern Indiana crash involving five vehicles that left two semitrailers fully engulfed in ...

Silver Creek School of the Week  WLKY Louisville

With just a couple of months left until the end of the prep basketball season, this week's High School Playbook WLKY School of the week is Silver Creek.

Community reacts to swastika stickers placed around New Albany  Newsandtribune

NEW ALBANY—More than a week ago, residents of New Albany started noticing a number of swastika stickers placed throughout downtown.

MEN'S COLLEGE TRACK AND FIELD: Eckert ends up with second-highest all-time decathlon score at Iowa  Newsandtribune

Still, Silver Creek grad wanted school record in event.

POLICE: Two suspects arrested in connection with Sellersburg murder  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) --- Two Silver Creek High School students have been arrested for the murder of a man whose body was found inside a Sellersburg, ...

Indiana soldier is first to die in ISIS war  Indianapolis Star

An Indiana marine lost at sea becomes the first U.S. military casualty in war on ISIS.

Local Student And Teacher Take Top Honors At State History Contest

(UNDATED) - The Indiana Historical Society proudly announces 12 Brown, 13 Washington and 2 Monroe County students took top honors at the 2018 National ...

Indiana schools can arm teachers, but most don't. More might start.  Indianapolis Star

Indiana is one of several states that allow for the arming of teachers, but most schools haven't gone there. After Florida, some are considering it.

Staggered start doesn’t stagger West Clark  The Courier-Journal

Wednesday was the first day parents, students and educators experienced a new “staggered start” schedule.

National School Walkout tests Louisville students' resolve in push for gun reform  The Courier-Journal

Louisville students' participation in the National School Walkout called into question whether youths are really committed to gun control effort.

Former Pence advisor to run for Rokita's empty seat  WTHR

INDIANAPOLIS (Statehouse File) - As Rep. Todd Rokita launches his bid for Joe Donnelly's Senate seat, a senior advisor to Mike Pence during his time as ...

Clark County schools to have on-site probation officers  Evening News and Tribune

JEFFERSONVILLE — A new partnership among Clark County courts, probation and schools is designed to provide students on probation or at risk with better ...

KING HIM: Local teen captures world checkers championship  Newsandtribune

Some may say checkers is child's play, but few in the world have mastered the game the way 14-year-old Alex Holmes has.

HS CROSS COUNTRY: Floyd sweeps HHC meet | Sports  Newsandtribune

HANOVER — Floyd Central swept Saturday's Hoosier Hills Conference meet at Hanover College with dominating performances by the Highlanders boys and ...

SHAKING LIKE A LEAF: Haunted Woods celebrating 25 years  Newsandtribune

SOMEWHERE SPOOKY NEAR HAMBURG — For some people, just walking in the woods at night is a frightening experience. But add ghosts, ghouls, a clown ...

The Southern Indiana honor roll: state releases school A-F grades  Newsandtribune

SOUTHERN INDIANA — School districts in Clark and Floyd counties came away with several A schools and improvements with statewide A-F accountability ...

Revisit required reading  Chicago Tribune

Paul W. Hankins remembers vaguely reading “The Grapes of Wrath” in high school, the same way he remembers vaguely reading “The Great Gatsby.” “That fake ...

Likely body, car of missing Sellersburg teen Ethan Bennett discovered  Evening News and Tribune

The search for a missing Sellersburg teenager has apparently ended tragically.

Suspect in custody following cyber threat targeting New Albany High School  Newsandtribune

NEW ALBANY — A 16-year-old former student at New Albany High School is in custody following a police investigation into threatening social media posts ...

Area pools open Saturday | News  Newsandtribune

Memorial Day weekend ushers in outdoor activities in Southern Indiana, and that includes public pools. Here's a look at hours and costs for area facilities.

JAIL ACTIVITY — For Monday, March 19 | News  Newsandtribune

CLARK COUNTY. BOOKED IN. Danny Lee Sidwell, 43, Salem, habitual traffic offender, possession of methamphetamine, dealing/manufacturing in ...

2013 Sellersburg murder trial begins Monday | News  Newsandtribune

JEFFERSONVILLE — Two Clark County men charged in the murder of a Clarksville man were scheduled to be in court for their trial Monday morning.

BUILDING A FUTURE: Sellersburg sees growth, poised for more  Newsandtribune

SELLERSBURG — The Sellersburg where Bob Neville grew up is worlds different than the one where he lives now.

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