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Evansville School Ranks Top Ten in America’s Best Public Schools

Today Newsweek and The Daily Beast released their list of the best public schools in America, and an Evansville school made the ranks.

Not only did they made the ranks, but Evansville’s Signature School made the top ten, coming in at number 7 on the nationwide list

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flickr creative commons by chewy hooey
flickr creative commons by chewy hooey
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Hepatitis Scare at Evansville’s Lone Star Steakhouse

The Vanderburgh County Health Department along with the Indiana State Department of Health are investigating a case of Hepatitis A in a food worker at the Lone Star Restaurant located in Evansville

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there's plenty of summer jobs out there, if you know where to look!  (flickr/quinn.anna)
there's plenty of summer jobs out there, if you know where to look! (flickr/quinn.anna)
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Evansville Summer Jobs Are Unique And Interesting!

The "summer job" is a rite of passage but finding that "cool" summer job, is even better!  So, as thousands of Evansville students get ready to hit the streets to find that perfect balance of work and play time this summer, we asked around to uncover some unique and out-of-the ordinary summer jobs in the Tri-state! 

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Flickr Mathieu Hubert
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Is Your Fair Food Safe to Eat?

This time of year a lot of people are looking forward to all of the upcoming fairs, festivals, and socials hosted here in the Tri-State area. Even though most people enjoy the many different facets of attending these events, the primary focus always seems to be on one thing…the food

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Photo Courtesy: Elaine Sollars
Photo Courtesy: Elaine Sollars
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Crossroads Christian Church Hosts Easter Worship Services at New Ford Center [Gallery & Poll]

Before Crossroads Christian Church became the giant fixture off Epworth Road in Newburgh that it is today, it was Cullen Avenue Christian Church. Only a handful of attendees soon grew into five church services

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Flickr-Charles-Williams
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The Midwest Painkiller Epidemic: Dr. Feelgood meet Big Brother

According to a report this morning by the Associated Press, sales of the most popular prescription painkillers in the nation have exploded in new parts of the country. It seems that from coast to coast the Drug Enforcement Administration figures show dramatic increases over the last decade in the distribution of Opioid Pain Relievers (OPR) including oxycodone, the key ingredient in OxyContin, Percocet, and Percodan

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WGU Indiana Recognized for Academic Quality

INDIANAPOLIS – In just its second year of existence, WGU Indiana has been recognized for its academic quality by the state’s governing body of public colleges and universities. Last Friday, the Indiana Commission of Higher Education (CHE) released Reaching Higher, Achieving More: A Success Age

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Tornadoes Leave Devastation In The Midwest; At Least 10 Dead [Video] Tornadoes Leave Devastation In The Midwest; At Least 10 Dead [Video]

Families in Missouri, Kansas, Illinois, Tennessee and Indiana, are trying to put the pieces of their lives back together tonight after 20 reported tornadoes carved a path across the nation in the predawn hours of February 29, 2012.

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Holiday World Now Hiring 2,100 Seasonal Positions – Application Link Here!

Holiday World is now accepting online applications for 2,100 Seasonal Positions! Click HERE to apply!

Holiday World and Splashin' Safari is currently hiring for the 2012 season. The work is fun, seasonal and fast paced. If you have any questions while completing your application, please call our Human Resources Departmen

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Memorial plaque to Lynette and Mathew (14wfie.com)
Memorial plaque to Lynette and Mathew (14wfie.com)
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Where Were You When The C-130 Crashed Into JoJo’s & The Drury Inn In 1992? [Video]

Dates are a chronic problem when you get older.  Especially the ones that bring back haunting memories, like February 6, 1992, when a C-130 Hercules crashed into the Drury Inn and JoJo's Restaurant in Evansville. 

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