Press Release 6/8/1999
Owen County is now officially on the Internet.
Persons from all over the world with Internet access can now find out about Owen County before the visit. Owencounty.org is a starting point for persons to discover the best that Sweet Owen has to offer. From our Recreation offerings to local government, schools, businesses, and community events.
Owencounty.org will be a free site offering free E-Mail to anyone who would like E-Mail services. All Not-for-profit agencies, local government, and social organizations that would like a website on owencounty.org will be given free space to do so.
Owencounty.org has the latest weather updates from the National Weather Service, the WeatherChannel, and Local Amateur Radio Sources. Surfers can search the web, learn about local history, check up on the latest OVHS News, or chat in the local owencounty.org forum. Surfers will also be able to post classified ads at no charge, or check out the latest specials at area businesses with Internet coupons.
Owencounty.org is being hosted by iNETmalls.com, Inc. and will be moved to a local server in Bloomington when the site is fully completed. Currently revisions are being done almost daily, and owencounty.org will be fully operational shortly.
Anyone with Internet access can visit the site at by typing in
http://www.owencounty.org in the location bar of their browser, Netscape works the best but the site is also viewable with Explorer, AOLbrowser, Mosaic, and several others. Owen County Public Library users can visit the site using the bookmark on the library computers. Owencounty.org is being cross linked by Access Indiana the official site of the State of Indiana, and by http://www.hoosierland.com a site dedicated to everything about Indiana. Anyone with any questions about the site can E-Mail the Webmaster