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Ivy Tech ASAP Students To Participate In White Belt Training This Fall

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 1:58pm EDT

The ASAP program provides Ivy Tech students with the opportunity to earn a degree in one year and transfer their credits to a four-year college to continue their education.


Asian Longhorned Beetle Poses Threat To Indiana Trees

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 1:18pm EDT

Indiana residents are being urged to check trees in their yards and neighborhoods for a highly destructive pest.


Elementary Student Caught With Airsoft Pistol, Knife On Bus

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 12:42pm EDT

A Sunman Elementary School student may be facing disciplinary action after he was found with an airsoft pistol and a knife on the school bus.


DCH Thanks Volunteers With Hawaiian Themed Picnic

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 12:31pm EDT

If you passed the Greendale Cabin one evening recently, you would have seen guests entering wearing a variety of tropical clothing and accessories.


New Drain Could Stop Market Street Flooding; Aurora Seeking Larger Fix

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 11:11am EDT

Steps are being taken to stop flooding on Market Street in Aurora.


Report: Lost Coal Jobs Can Be Absorbed By Renewable Sector

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 10:53am EDT

Indiana is home to more than 80 solar companies employing about 1,600 people, ranking the state 21st in the nation.


Ripley Co. Drug Awareness Coalition Celebrates 25 Years With Awards

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 10:34am EDT

Community leaders spreading the mention of drug abuse prevention received recognition at the Ripley County Drug Awareness Coalition’s 25th anniversary gala.


Gregg, Holcomb To Debate Education Issues Sept. 27

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 9:50am EDT

The first of three debates in the Indiana governor’s race is scheduled.


UPDATE: Community Tips Aid Police In Making Cleves Drug Arrests

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 8:40am EDT

UPDATE: We now know the names of four people are facing drug charges after a heroin bust very close to the Three Rivers Educational Campus in Cleves.


Authorities Seek Info In Midst Of Drug Overdose Spike

Posted On August 24, 2016 at 7:15am EDT

Heroin is always dangerous, but area authorities are warning that there may be an especially treacherous batch of the drug circulating in the region.