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Aurora Casket Company Acquired By Matthews Memorialization

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 11:29am EDT

Aurora Casket Company is being acquired by a fellow funeral-industry business.

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Special Olympics Indiana In Need Of Athletes For EKS Games

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 11:00am EDT

The Special Olympics – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties delegation is recruiting athletes to participate in this year’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver (EKS) Games in Indianapolis, IND


Commissioner Lynch Attends National Association of Regional Councils Conference

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 10:32am EDT

Dearborn County Commissioner and OKI President Kevin Lynch attended the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC) Annual Conference in Raleigh, NC. NARC continues to focus on building regional communities and this conference certainly reinforced this message.


Merle Haggard Coming To Lawrenceburg August 8

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 10:03am EDT

Chart-topping country music legend Merle Haggard will be performing live in downtown Lawrenceburg this summer.


Recount Makes It Official: Bischoff Beat Lansing In Greendale Mayoral Primary

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 9:30am EDT

The vote totals changed, but the outcome remained the same following a recount in the race for the Democratic nomination for Greendale mayor.


Research Finds Higher Minimum Wage Not A Job Killer

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 8:39am EDT

As debate continues over raising Indiana's minimum wage, new economic research suggests a higher wage is unlikely to hurt employment.


Lawrenceburg Makes Free Mulch Available For Residents

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 8:25am EDT

It’s one of the perks of being a City of Lawrenceburg resident.


Dearborn Co. Council To Further Discuss Courthouse Annex Funding

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 7:55am EDT

Dearborn County Council will meet later this week to discuss funding for a proposed courthouse expansion.


Lawrenceburg Electric Outage Solved

Posted On June 09, 2015 at 6:34am EDT

Many homes and businesses in downtown Lawrenceburg were without the juice Tuesday morning.


Maxwell To Build New Wood-Mizer Facility In Batesville

Posted On June 08, 2015 at 2:40pm EDT

Maxwell Construction Company of Greendale, Indiana has been selected as the contractor to build the new Wood-Mizer facility in Batesville.