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Stage Company, IOSHA Reach Fine Agreement For 2011 Collapse

Posted On April 01, 2014 at 8:19am EDT

The company that installed the stage and rigging that collapsed at the Indiana State Fair in 2011 is agreeing to a $50,000 fine.

At the groundbreaking (from left to right) Sanjay Patel, RQAW Head of Architecture; Bill Snyder, LHS Principal; Don Caudill, LCSC Maintenance Director; Steve Johnson, LHS Asst. Principal; Bryan Johnson, board member; Mark Knigga, board member; Richard O'Conner, RQAW President; Kevin Mollaun, board member Shirley Seitz, board member; Tom Bruns, Bruns-Gutzwiller President; Greg McAdams, board member; Joe Vogelgesang, LHS Athletic Director; Pat Myers, board member; Steve Goessling, Land Consultants; and Karl Galey, LCSC Superintendent.

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Groundbreaking Held For New LHS Gym; City Offering More Financial Help

Posted On April 01, 2014 at 7:56am EDT

Expect to see the dust begin flying and bricks to start falling soon at Lawrenceburg High School.

Allison Moore

Judge Rules Murder Suspect's Statements Not Allowed In Court

Posted On April 01, 2014 at 7:18am EDT

A Ripley County judge has ruled that statements a murder suspect made to Indiana State Police investigators cannot be used in court during her trial.

Mike Leake

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Reds' Mike Leake To Meet Fans In Milan

Posted On April 01, 2014 at 6:43am EDT

If you did not get to see the Cincinnati Reds in person in the Opening Day parade or game Monday, you can at least meet one Reds player in person Tuesday.


Ind. Unemployment Rate Looked Better In February

Posted On March 31, 2014 at 9:13am EDT

Unemployment was down in Indiana in February.

Bill Yelton's patriotic big rig will join the Findlay Market Opening Day Parade Monday.

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Southeast Indiana Well Represented At Opening Day Parade; Share Your Photos

Posted On March 31, 2014 at 8:57am EDT

The 95th Findlay Market Opening Day Parade will officially kick off the festivities in downtown Cincinnati marking the start of the big league baseball season.

The Milton-Madison Bridge is being prepped for a 50-foot lateral slide in early April. The bridge will remain closed until the slide is complete and new ramp connections are made.

Milton-Madison Bridge Project

You Can Take The Ferry To Cross The Ohio River At Madison

Posted On March 31, 2014 at 8:54am EDT

Starting Monday, Madison-area commuters seeking a quicker route across the Ohio River can hitch a ride on a boat.


Heroin Overdose Victim Arrested

Posted On March 31, 2014 at 8:46am EDT

A heroin overdose victim was hospitalized, then arrested in Aurora.

Allison Moore

Milan Murder Trial Continued At Last Minute

Posted On March 31, 2014 at 8:23am EDT

Allison Moore will wait a while longer to go on trial for the murder of Milan resident Nancy Hershman.

Brandon Wilson and Deja Morris died in a crash on Interstate 24 in Tennessee on June 13, 2013.

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Truck Driver Gets $500 Fine, Loses License For Fatal Crash

Posted On March 31, 2014 at 7:27am EDT

It may be little solace for the families of the victims, but a Kentucky truck driver has been fined for a fiery crash in Tennessee that killed a couple from Dearborn County.