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IRS Phone Scam Reported In Ripley County

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 2:46pm EST

Ripley County residents are being advised to be aware of phone scams this time of year.

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Plea Deal Reached In Nursing Home Death; Former Nurse Speaks Out

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 2:42pm EST

More than two years after Dione Scalf died, a resolution has been reached in the court case against the nurse who prosecutors say caused the 77-year-old’s death.


Congressman Messer Will Be In Dillsboro Feb. 19

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 2:40pm EST

Indiana 6th District U.S. Congressman Luke Messer will be in Dillsboro on Friday, February 19.


Grandmother Sentenced To Prison Time For Grandchild's Death

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 2:30pm EST

Prison time has been ordered for a grandmother responsible for the death of her grandchild.


Dearborn Co. Commish Lynch, OKI Visit DC

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 2:14pm EST

Kevin Lynch visited Washington D.C. for a National Conference of Regions to meet with area Congressmen and Senators to discuss regional transportation issues.


Clearing Project To Begin Along SR 1 In Greendale Monday

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 1:48pm EST

The Indiana Department of Transportation has hired a contractor to begin a clearing project along State Road 1 at Greendale.

A new report month indicates the availability of jobs for college graduates in Indiana is improving, based on online job ads.

Efforts Being Made To Get More Students To Apply For Financial Aid

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 1:01pm EST

Thousands of students miss out on the chance to go to college every year because they don't file for financial aid in time


Perfect North Welcomes Wounded Warrior Project

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 9:14am EST

The gathering helped create memories and allow injured service members and their families time to bond.


Rubio Top Choice In Indiana 6th Congressional District Straw Poll

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 8:54am EST

A straw poll finds that Senator Marco Rubio may be the favored candidate among Indiana 6th Congressional District Republicans.


Former Township Trustee Charged With Theft

Posted On February 10, 2016 at 8:12am EST

A former elected official in Franklin County faces up to 5 ½ years if she is convicted of two felony theft charges.