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National Alcohol Awareness Month Aims To Prevent Alcoholism Among Youths

Posted On April 12, 2016 at 12:24pm EDT

The theme of this year’s celebration is “Talk Early, Talk Often: Parents Can Make a Difference in Teen Alcohol Use.”


Switzerland County's New Ambulance Service Starts Friday

Posted On April 12, 2016 at 9:48am EDT

Switzerland County’s new ambulance agency will begin operations Friday, April 15.


Denied In '15, Southwest Local Schools Will Again Seek Tax Increase From Voters

Posted On April 12, 2016 at 8:38am EDT

Voters in the Southwest Local School District will again be asked to vote on a school bond issue.


Kentucky Budget Deadline Extended To Friday

Posted On April 12, 2016 at 7:47am EDT

Kentucky state lawmakers in Frankfort are giving themselves the rest of the week to agree to a new state spending plan.


Jury Acquits Man Accused Of Molestation

Posted On April 12, 2016 at 7:25am EDT

The accused decided to fight the allegations and took his case to trial last week.


Gov. Pence Signs Bill Aimed At Helping Hoosier Farmers And Businesses

Posted On April 11, 2016 at 2:49pm EDT

Indiana Governor Mike Pence has signed a bill that aims to help Hoosier farmers and businesses.


Work Zone Awareness Week April 11-15

Posted On April 11, 2016 at 2:10pm EDT

There were more than 17 people killed and 700 more injured in automobile crashes in construction zones in Indiana during 2015.


UPDATE: Salt Fork Road Closure Date Changed Due To Rain

Posted On April 11, 2016 at 2:08pm EDT

Due to the rain today, Salt Fork Road in Bright will not be closed.


Lane Restriction On US 52 In Franklin Co. Set To Begin Wednesday

Posted On April 11, 2016 at 1:09pm EDT

Some Franklin County motorists could be affected by a slide repair project that begins this week.


UPDATE: Neighbors Report Late Night House Fire

Posted On April 11, 2016 at 1:04pm EDT

UPDATE: Nobody was injured in Sunday night's house fire on Mt. Pleasant Road, but the home is likely a complete loss.