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Rising Sun Schools May Have To Consider Consolidation

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 4:12pm EDT

Rising Sun-Ohio County Community Schools may have to consider consolidation if a proposed tax increase is defeated at the ballot box next month.

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Atheists, Satanic Temple File Lawsuit Against Franklin Co.

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 2:30pm EDT

Two religious groups have formed an unlikely tag-team against Franklin County in effort to erect public displays on the Brookville courthouse lawn.

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Autism Bill Aims To Reduce Injury And Death From Wandering

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 12:30pm EDT

Autistic seven-year-old John Burton drowned in a creek near his Aurora home in 2011 after wandering away from his home. Federal legislation could help prevent deaths like his from occurring in the future.

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Bipartisan Team Crafting RFRA Fix

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 9:15am EDT

A team of Republicans and Democrats are working together to draft legislation that could meet demands to clarify Indiana’s troubled Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

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Ky. Brief Says State Marriage Law Not Biased

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 8:17am EDT

While Indiana is mired in a controversy over the state’s new religious freedom law potentially being used to discriminate against gay couples, neighboring Kentucky is fighting a legal battle to maintain that marriage is only between one man and one woman.

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Milan HS' Ortt Scores $2,500 Scholarship From IHSAA

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 7:52am EDT

A Milan High School student-athlete has earned a $2,500 scholarship from the Indiana High School Athletic Association.

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East Central Student Earns Full-Ride Lilly Scholarship

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 7:23am EDT

East Central High School senior Eric Harrington has been announced as the winner of the 2015 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship by the Dearborn Community Foundation.

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Newlyweds Lose Everything In House Fire

Posted On March 31, 2015 at 4:12pm EDT

A recently married couple loses everything in a fire the day after their wedding.

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Jack's Memory Still Running: Mom Uses Tragedy To Bring Driving Simulator To Sheriff's Dept.

Posted On March 31, 2015 at 2:40pm EDT

Three-year-old Jack Carpenter was hit and killed by a distracted driver on North Dearborn Road in 2010. His mother has made it her mission to prevent similar accidents.

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Needle Exchange Measure Aimed To Help Fight HIV Outbreaks

Posted On March 31, 2015 at 1:39pm EDT

The Indiana House Committee on Public Health has passed a measure that would institute a needle exchange program to help those with a high risk of an HIV outbreak.