There’s always something happening in Morgan County

  • MORGAN COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION- 2021 ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING

    MOORESVILLE, IND.— Morgan County Economic Development Corporation held its annual business meeting on Thursday, March 18, 2021 to elect officers and members of MCEDC’s executive committee. According to MCEDC board president Mike Hurst, “We are fortunate to have a variety of business and government leaders......

  • Costin elected ARa officer

    Published by: Reporter-Times    COLUMBUS — Martinsville Mayor Kenny Costin was elected Treasurer of the Board of Directors of Administrative Resources association (ARa), at its quarterly meeting held in Columbus, Ind. on Wednesday, Feb. 10. The association, which is owned by southern Indiana cities, provides......

  • The scenic route New Hoosier Hills Scenic Byway includes Brown, Hendricks, Jackson and Morgan counties

    Published by: Abigail Youmans, Brown County Democrat   LOCALS already know State Road 135 as a scenic alternative to interstate travel between Indianapolis and the Brownstown area. Organizers of the Hoosier Hills Scenic Byway project are hoping that more people will discover it and make that choice.......

  • Welcome back: Students, others line up along roads to welcome Lucas Grounds home

    Published by: Cody Thompson, Mooresville-Decatur Times MOORESVILLE — Students at Mooresville High School endured the biting cold Friday afternoon for several minutes to welcome home sophomore Lucas Grounds. Grounds, a motorcycle racer, had been injured in an accident that left him in the care of......

  • Meeting of the minds: County entities finalize Waverly sewer plans

    Published by: Keith Rhoades, MDT Correspondent   The future of the Waverly Sanitary Sewer System was discussed Friday afternoon by three county government entities. The Morgan County Redevelopment Commission is building the plant, the Morgan County Regional Sewer Board will operate and own it, and......

  • Promise Indiana comes to Morgan County as a way to promote post-secondary education to local families

    Published by: Lance Gideon, Reporter-Times   MORGAN COUNTY — Getting ready for a post-secondary education can be a daunting task. Whether that education is in a traditional college, junior college or trade school, sometimes the process can take years of work. A group of local......

  • Central Indiana homebuilders see busiest year since 2006

    Article published by: Indianapolis Business Journal   Central Indiana homebuilders saw another onslaught of interest from buyers in December, adding to their busiest year since 2006. Builders in the nine-county Indianapolis area filed 788 single-family building permits during the month, up 82% from December 2019,......

  • Nice-Pak Announces Plans to Construct New Facility in Mooresville

    MOORESVILLE, Ind., Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Nice-Pak, a pioneer and the leading global producer of wet wipes, announced today that it has signed an agreement to begin construction on a new facility in Mooresville. The 1.2 million-square-foot facility, which will house manufacturing and a distribution center at a......

  • Mooresville Industrial Park Brings Opportunity to Morgan County

    “What is your product?”   That query is usually at or near the top of the list of questions asked by those involved in expanding or relocating business operations.  Thanks to the Mooresville Redevelopment Commission (RDC) and its development of Mooresville Industrial Park, Morgan County now......

  • Fast-growing Mooresville-based prop maker plans to add 70 jobs- CREATIVE WORKS

    Creative Works, which makes props and attractions for the entertainment industry, announced Wednesday that it will invest $1.1 million into renovating and expanding its Mooresville headquarters and plans to add up to 70 jobs by 2022. The company, which has 67 full-time employees, plans to......