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State Sen. Leising Continuing The Clash For Cursive; Wants School Year To Start In Late August

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 11:03am EST

Jean Liesing is nothing if not persistent.

MainSource Bank Raises Minimum Pay To $15/Hr, Credits Tax Reform

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 10:44am EST

MainSource Financial Group is raising its minimum hourly rate and starting pay to $15 an hour.

Fast Firefighters Limit Spread Of Ceiling Fire

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 9:21am EST

Bright firefighters were quick to the scene of a house fire that could have easily become much worse.

Accounting Firm Promotes Batesville Resident Wilder To Partner

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 8:17am EST

Officials at accounting firm Agresta, Storms & O’Leary PC recently announced that Rita Wilder had been elected Partner at the firm.  Wilder, a Certified Public Accountant, has been an employee since the firm opened its doors in 2009. 

Batesville Area Chamber Awards Educator, Volunteer, Organization

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 8:06am EST

The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2018 award winners.

Congressman Wants To Permanently Repeal Medical Device Tax

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 7:40am EST

Southeastern Indiana Congressman Luke Messer is pushing for a permanent repeal of the tax on medical device sales introduced with Obamacare.

Lawmaker Wants More Baby Drop-Off Boxes Installed In Indiana

Posted On January 04, 2018 at 7:22am EST

One state senator wants more baby boxes – places for mothers to leave their unwanted children – to be installed in Indiana.

State Fire Marshal Urges Safety Following Fatal Fires

Posted On January 03, 2018 at 2:31pm EST

Home fires occur more often in winter than any other season, and alternative heating sources are one of the leading causes of home fires and fire-related deaths each year

Florence Apartment Fire Displaces Several Residents

Posted On January 03, 2018 at 2:27pm EST

A Wednesday morning apartment fire in Florence has displaced several people from their homes.

AUDIO: Indiana Lawmakers Start Session With Questions Of Booze, Cannabidiol, DCS

Posted On January 03, 2018 at 2:01pm EST

Ready, get set, and go for the start of the 2018 Indiana Legislative Session at the Statehouse in Indianapolis.