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Kevin Lynch Named Lauren Hill Award Winner

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 11:25am EST

The Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is honored to recognize Dearborn County Commissioner Kevin Lynch as the 2017 Lauren Hill Award recipient.

Oldenburg Academy Hosts Guest Speakers For College To Career Readiness Program

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 10:35am EST

Oldenburg Academy’s College to Career Readiness Program was launched this year, allowing all students to explore college-bound careers.

Chris Perdue Named Special Olympics Indiana’s Athlete Of The Year

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 9:45am EST

Special Olympics Indiana announced during their annual state conference that Christopher Perdue, of the Ripley-Ohio-Dearborn Counties program, was selected as their 2017 Spirit of Special Olympics Athlete the Year.

DNR Signs Emergency Rule Ahead Of Deer Hunting Firearms Season

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 8:46am EST

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is implementing an emergency rule ahead of the firearms season for deer hunters.

Indiana Farm Deaths Skyrocketed In 2016

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 8:12am EST

More people died on Indiana farms last year than any year since 1990.

Lauren's Burg Hill Race Raises $14K

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 7:50am EST

A footrace in memory of Lauren Hill has raised thousands to support families impacted by pediatric brain cancer.

Kentucky House Speaker Resigns Leadership Post After Texts With Staffer

Posted On November 06, 2017 at 4:16am EST

Kentucky's Republican House speaker resigned his leadership position Sunday after acknowledging he settled sexual harassment claims from one of his staffers last month.

Prison Time For Woman Who Dealt Drugs Near Park

Posted On November 03, 2017 at 3:50pm EDT

A Batesville woman has been ordered to serve time in prison after she was caught dealing drugs near a city park.

UPDATE: SR 1 Reopens After Truck Hauling Hogs Overturns

Posted On November 03, 2017 at 3:35pm EDT

UPDATE: More information has been released by the Dearborn County Sheriff's Department concerning a crash involving a semi trucks hauling hogs.

One Air Cared, Another Hospitalized After ORV Accident In Franklin Co.

Posted On November 03, 2017 at 1:21pm EDT

Two people were injured in an off-road vehicle accident on Halloween in Franklin County.