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Ripley Co. Community Foundation Names 2017 Lilly Scholarship Finalists

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 3:47pm EDT

Five students from Ripley County have been selected as finalists for one of Indiana’s most prestigious scholarships.


Gubernatorial Candidate Gregg To Visit Whiskey City Nov. 1

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 2:27pm EDT

Indiana gubernatorial candidate John Gregg will visit Lawrenceburg next week.


Ivy Tech Names Interim Chancellor Of Southeast Region

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 1:55pm EDT

Ivy Tech Community College has named a new interim Chancellor for its Columbus/Southeast Region.


Indiana Unemployment Remains Steady In Sept., SEI Rates See Improvement

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 1:28pm EDT

Indiana’s unemployment rate remained unchanged in September as the number of employed Hoosiers continues to grow.


Board: SE Ind. Regional Port Authority Wants To Be A Partner In Port Development

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 1:06pm EDT

Discussion at SIRPA’s first board meeting since the Fourth Port Plan announcement certainly wasn’t all lollipops and rainbows.


Port Plan Takes Step Forward With Power Plant Property Sale

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 1:02pm EDT

Commercial Development Company Inc. has completed acquisition of the 725-acre, retired Tanners Creek power plant in Lawrenceburg.


Bright 74 Public Comment Survey In A Nutshell: Disagree And Unimportant

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 10:31am EDT

Fifty-four percent of the respondents said that enhanced maintenance of existing roads is unimportant to them.


LETTER: Superintendents Want Schools Held Harmless For ISTEP

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 7:27am EDT

Twenty-nine superintendents in District 8 of the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents have penned a public letter to legislators expressing concerns about the results of the 2016 ISTEP+ test.


Long Arm Of The Law Didn't Have To Reach Far

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 7:18am EDT

A man and woman were arrested after they were allegedly spotted using drugs in front of the Greendale Police Department.


Two Killed In North Bend Rd. Wreck

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 6:59am EDT

Police say two Louisville men died and two others were injured after a crash in Hebron Saturday night.