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Last Updated on December 6, 2022 by Cass County Online

Here are a few things from our website and other various sources that we thought you might want to know.


CURRENT CONDITIONS

Check our list of Closings and Delays for the latest ones we know about.

Cass County Forecast

Cass County Weather Alerts

Indiana County Travel Status Map

INDOT Travel Conditions


LATEST POSTS

You can find the full list of our most recent posts by clicking “Community News” or “Latest Posts” here or in the menu above. You can find the full list of upcoming events we know about at CassCountyCalendar.com.

🚀 NEW: Ride Along with Artemis around the Moon and Snoopy in space

🌙 NEW: What’s Up in December 2022 Skywatching Tips from NASA

🇺🇸 NEW: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day ceremony to be held Dec. 7, 2022 at Little Turtle Waterway; flags at half-staff in recognition

🚧 NEW: Logansport awarded $750K through Community Crossings for S. Cicott Street project

💰 NEW: Tyson Foods to give over 90,000 U.S. hourly team members approximately $50 million in year-end bonuses 

🎓 NEW: Cass County Community Foundation announces 2023 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

💰 4C Health establishes Human Services scholarship at Ivy Tech

🏛️ Donato: Applications available for 2023 Indiana Senate Page Program

📝Indiana Governor accepting applications for 2023-2024 Fellowship Program through January 31, 2023

Indiana DOR reminds nonprofits about upcoming tax changes


🎄 HOLIDAY UPDATES 🎄

🎄 Holiday Events in Cass County

💝 Holiday fundraisers in Cass County

🎄 Cass County Visitors Bureau hosting 2022 holiday display contest

🎁 USPS Operation Santa open through Dec. 19, 2022 for letter adoption

🎅 Famous Santa Claus postmark selected for 2022

🎄Area’s holiday light displays make the season merry and bright


UPCOMING EVENTS

🎶 Live Music in Cass County 🎶

Here are just a few of the upcoming events listed on CassCountyCalendar.com:

12/7: School Immunization Clinic

12/8: Cass County Healthcare Training and Employment Fair

12/10: 7th Annual Breakfast with Santa Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department

12/10: Holiday Jingle and Mingle Craft and Vendor Event

12/10: Breakfast With Santa

12/10: D.D. Scott Book Signing

12/10: Vintage Fashion and Jewelry Show by Artist Tess Walters

12/10: ART SHOW: Dave Barron

12/10 & 12/11: Twelve Mile Living Christmas Pageant

📅 For the full list of upcoming Cass County events we know about, visit CassCountyCalendar.com.

📣 If you’re planning an event and want us to help spread the word, you can add the details to Cass County Calendar here.

📅 We also have calendars for Carroll, Fulton, Miami and Pulaski Counties.


REMINDERS

😷 Effective Friday, December 2, 2022 at 9 a.m. – Friday, December 9 at 9 a.m.: Masks are NOT REQUIRED at Logansport Memorial Hospital, for staff, patients and visitors. Cass County is in MODERATE Community Transmission, as shown in YELLOW on the CDC’s data tracker map.

🏥 Logansport Memorial Hospital makes changes to visitor restrictions for 2022-2023 flu season

🚜The “Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives” initiatives, geared towards farmers and those in the agricultural community, include community workshops, virtual suicide prevention trainings and one-hour sessions for agribusinesses covering mental health stigmas and the resources available to help those in need. Each event is free of charge. A regional community workshop will be held in Logansport on Dec. 7. More info

⚕️ Medicare’s Open Enrollment period runs through Dec. 7, 2022 and gives people with Medicare the opportunity to make changes to their health plan or prescription drug plan, pick a Medicare Advantage plan, or return to Original Medicare (also referred to as Medicare Part A and Part B). | More info

⚕️ Marketplace Open Enrollment for high-quality, affordable health insurance on HealthCare.gov runs through January 15, 2023. Anyone who enrolls by midnight December 15, 2022 can get full-year coverage that starts January 1, 2023. | More info

🔔 The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign needs volunteer bell ringers. To register as a bell ringer, individually, or as a group or organization, visit www.registertoring.com. For more information or if you need assistance signing up with Register to Ring, contact (574)722-1979, or visit 620 Wilkinson St., Logansport. | More info

💰 Applications for Indiana’s Energy Assistance Program and Water Assistance Program will be accepted until May 15, 2023. These programs are designed to help households across the state pay their bills and avoid shutoffs, especially during the winter months. | More info

🖥️ INDOT seeks applicants for Engineering Scholarship Program; deadline is Dec. 31, 2022

🚙 Additional parking options for those visiting the Cass County Courthouse

💻 See the latest community news on CassCountyOnline.com.

📣 Does your business or organization have news or information to share? Let us know here.


HEALTH UPDATES AND INFO

🏥 Logansport Memorial Hospital visitor restrictions for 2022-2023 flu season (updated 11/21/22)

💉 Free flu shots are available through the Cass County Health Department. Call 574-753-7760 for an appointment.

😷 You can find the latest COVID-19 guidance for the community from the Department of Health and Human Services at covid.gov.

😷 See Indiana’s COVID-19 dashboard, plus info on testing and vaccines at https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/.

🖥️ The Indiana Department of Health (IDOH) has launched a data dashboard showing the prevalence of monkeypox cases in the state. | More info


SCHOOL UPDATES & INFO

CALENDARS (PDF)

Caston | Lewis Cass | Logansport | Pioneer

SCHOOL LUNCH MENUS

☄️Caston ☄️

👑 Lewis Cass 👑

🍓 Logansport 🍓

🐾 Pioneer ElementaryJr. Sr. HighFood Services 🐾

🎾 HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCORES AND SCHEDULES:

☄️ Caston ☄️| 👑 Lewis Cass 👑 | 🍓Logansport 🍓| 🐾 Pioneer🐾

HONOR ROLLS:

🍓 Columbia 6th Grade Academy Honor Roll for 1st quarter of 2022-2023 school year

👑 Lewis Cass Jr-Sr. High Honor Roll for 1st quarter of 2022-2023 school year

👑Lewis Cass Elementary Honor Roll for Quarter 1 of 2022-2023 school year

🐾 Landis Elementary Honor Roll for 1st quarter of 2022-2023 school year

🍓 Logansport High School Honor Roll for 1st quarter of 2022-2023 school year


ROAD WORK

🚧 Closure of Hoover Bridge starting Nov. 29, 2022

🚧 A portion of Erie Avenue in Logansport is closed for construction occurring between 5th and 8th Streets. | More info


COMMUNITY RESOURCES

When you’re looking for info about Cass County, we try to have the answer, so we’ve been working on resource lists to make information more accessible. Here’s what we’ve put together so far:

🥫Food Pantries, Meals & Programs
🏛️Government
🏘️Housing
🏥Healthcare
🏫Schools
ℹ️ Support Groups
🚌Transportation
♻️Trash and Recycling

🇺🇸 The Military Family Relief fund offers emergency grants for veterans and their dependent family members experiencing financial hardship. To see if you qualify visit in.gov/dva.

  • The Operation Holiday Program assists veterans and their families that are experiencing financial hardship this holiday season. | More info

💻 See the list of job openings that area companies have shared recently here. If your business or organization is hiring, you can post job openings here.

NUMBERS TO KNOW

⚡ Logansport Municipal Utilities — (574) 753-6231  to report outages

🌡️ NIPSCO — (800) 464-7726

🚨 Cass County Central Dispatch – 574-722-6060

🚧 Logansport Street Department (574) 753-4610

🚧 Cass County Highway Department (574) 753-3749

💜 The Cass County Domestic Violence Task Force offers a free local support group for survivors of domestic violence that meets weekly. Free child care is available. For more information, call 574-722-2119.

📱 988 is a new national three-digit dialing code to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. In Indiana, Hoosiers experiencing mental health-related distress may call 988 to connect to a trained crisis specialist.

📱 The Be Well Crisis Helpline is available through Indiana 211 and enables Indiana residents to speak with trained, compassionate counselors 24/7. Indiana residents can speak with a trained mental health counselor by dialing 2-1-1 or the toll-free number, 866-211-9966, entering their ZIP code and selecting the option for the Be Well Crisis Helpline. In addition, Be Well Indiana’s website contains supplemental resources including blog posts and videos offering tips for maintaining mental health as well as self-screening tools. For more information, please visit BeWellIndiana.org. | More info

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