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Sleepy Driver Wrecks On US 50

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 11:14am EDT

A driver who fell asleep at the wheel may have noticed his pickup truck sitting at the wrong angle when he awoke.

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How Far Will Casino Revenues Fall?

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 10:09am EDT

Sixteen months after competition opened in nearby Cincinnati, the revenue slide at southeast Indiana’s riverboat casinos is not leveling off much.

Former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett

Former Indiana Schools Chief Reaches Ethics Violation Settlement

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 7:40am EDT

Tony Bennett, the former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction defeated in the 2012 election, has reached a settlement on ethics charges.


State Road 56 Will Close For 14 Hours July 21-22

Posted On July 10, 2014 at 6:54am EDT

State Road 56 between Aurora and Rising Sun will be closed to all traffic for about a 14 hour period later this month.


Indiana 32nd In Teen Birth Rate; Ky. 43rd, Ohio 29th

Posted On July 09, 2014 at 4:05pm EDT

Indiana falls behind the nationwide drop in teen pregnancy.

Indiana Governor Mike Pence

Ind. Governor Won't Allow State To Recognize Same Sex Marriages

Posted On July 09, 2014 at 1:28pm EDT

Same sex marriages performed in Indiana last month will not be recognized, at least for now.


Nominations Sought For LEADS Small Business Award

Posted On July 09, 2014 at 12:43pm EDT

The Southeast Indiana Small Business Development Center (Southeast ISBDC) is accepting nominations for the 3rd Annual Leadership & Entrepreneurial Awards Day of Southern Indiana, or LEADS Indiana.


INDOT Begins Work On US 50, I-275 Ramps

Posted On July 09, 2014 at 9:16am EDT

The Indiana Department of Transportation is making full-depth concrete repairs in advance of installing a 2¼-inch overlay on ramps connecting U.S. Highway 50 with Interstate 275 east of Lawrenceburg.


Robbery, Shooting Suspect's Alibi Was A Lie; Four Charged

Posted On July 09, 2014 at 8:55am EDT

Four people are accused of lying under oath in an attempt to get off the hook a man who shot a store clerk during an armed robbery in Lawrenceburg.


Vehicle In Fatal Crash Was Travelling 100+ MPH

Posted On July 09, 2014 at 8:07am EDT

A Brookville man died in a Fourth of July high-speed crash on State Road 1 in Fayette County.