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Chris Berkley won the Rising Sun Bicentennial Beard Contest award for "People's Choice Best Beard."

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Berkley's Beard Best In Bicentennial Beard Battle

Posted On April 03, 2014 at 8:27am EDT

The competition got a little hairy, but the winners have been announced in the City of Rising Sun’s Bicentennial Beard Contest.

Traffic jam on Interstate 275 near the Greendale-Lawrenceburg on-ramp.

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Truck Vs. Car Crash Backs Up I-275

Posted On April 03, 2014 at 7:56am EDT

An accident on Interstate 275 in Kentucky caused a traffic jam spanning into Indiana.


Power Outage Affects Cleves, Surrounding Area

Posted On April 03, 2014 at 7:47am EDT

Folks in Cleves are waking up to no electricity Thursday morning.

Woman's Death Still Under Investigation; Retired From Aurora Casket

Posted On April 03, 2014 at 7:04am EDT

The death of an Aurora woman remains under investigation Thursday.


Flood Watch Thursday, Friday; 1-3 Inches Expected

Posted On April 03, 2014 at 6:34am EDT

The entire tri-state is under a Flood Watch.


UPDATE: Missing Woman Found Dead In Pond

Posted On April 02, 2014 at 1:26pm EDT

UPDATE: Dearborn County Sheriff's investigators have identified the victim found deceased in a pond Wednesday morning as Peggy Dean.

Gov. Mike Pence signed HEA 1005 into law Monday, March 31. The governor is joined (from left to right) by State Rep. Eric Koch (R-Bedford), State Rep. Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) and State Senator Jim Buck (R-Kokomo).


Local Lawmaker's Code Reduction Bill Becomes Law

Posted On April 02, 2014 at 1:25pm EDT

State Rep. Jud McMillin’s bill curtailing outdated, redundant, and unnecessary provisions of the Indiana Code has been signed into law.


Police: Woman Threatened Husband With Knife

Posted On April 02, 2014 at 12:26pm EDT

A Batesville woman was arrested Monday after she allegedly used a knife to threaten her husband.


Shotgun Fired During Dispute; Boyfriend Arrested

Posted On April 02, 2014 at 12:16pm EDT

Allegedly firing a shotgun inside a residence during a domestic dispute has landed an Osgood man behind bars.


Driver Found Unresponsive After Pickup Crashes Into Building

Posted On April 02, 2014 at 11:57am EDT

Ripley County Sheriff’s investigators are trying to determine how a pickup truck quickly accelerated in reverse and crashed into a building in Napoleon Monday evening, March 31.