Category Archives: Announcements

General news from the Greater Martinsville Chamber of Commerce (GMCC)

Country View has apartments available

Country View Apartments… Modern Country Living in Martinsville!!! If where you live is important… Country View Apartments is the answer to your housing needs! Our community offers beautifully landscaped grounds, brick/vinyl exteriors, and newly remodeled interiors in a quiet country setting… within only a mile or two of all the shopping and restaurants along Rt.… Read More »

Tanneberger begins succession as new SCI REMC CEO

CEO Greg McKelfresh to retire after 42 years of service MARTINSVILLE — James Tanneberger is stepping into the role of President and Chief Executive Officer for South Central Indiana REMC (SCI REMC) in September and will work with outgoing CEO Greg McKelfresh, who retires in January 2018 after 42 years of working at the cooperative.… Read More »

Martinsville city, public safety officials collecting donations for Florida hurricane relief

Martinsville, Ind. – September 10, 2017 – Led by Fire Department Captain Chad Cooke, a donation effort begins tomorrow, Monday, September 11, for the victims of Hurricane Irma with the Mayor’s Office, Fire Department and Police Department asking for monetary and item-specific contributions. Cooke is working with Long Boat Key, Florida Fire Department Battalion Chief… Read More »

INDOT to Share Final Refinements to I-69 Section 6; Three project update meetings scheduled for September

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation’s I-69 Section 6 project team will host series of project update meetings to share recent refinements to the preferred route of I-69 Section 6. The alternative will be known as the refined preferred alternative from the original preferred alternative released in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement in March 2017. The Federal… Read More »

Martinsville fire hydrant fall flushing schedule announced

Beginning Monday, September 18, 2017 the Martinsville Water Utility will begin flushing fire hydrants and will continue to do so through Monday October 9, 2017, with flushing 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. in the following areas.  WEEK ONE Monday, September 18  1500 Blue Bluff Road to 59 East Blaine St.; entire area of Main Street;… Read More »

Artists Compete for a Chance to Have Their Artwork Appear on Dessert Plates at the Vice President’s Residence

WASHINGTON, DC – On August 11, Second Lady Karen Pence visited the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis to view pieces of art displayed by members of the Indiana World Organization of China Painters, who are competing for the chance to hand paint a design on porcelain china plates for the Vice President’s Residence in Washington, DC.… Read More »