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Special Olympics Ind. To Hold Benefit Dinner For Local Winter Games Hopeful

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 1:33pm EDT

An 18-year-old South Ripley High School student is set to compete in snowboarding during the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria.


East Central HS Students Create Habitat For Declining Species At Fernald Preserve

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 1:04pm EDT

A group of students from East Central High School are being credited with creating a habitat for a declining species.


S.R. 62 Slide Correction Construction Starts Oct. 31

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 10:33am EDT

Indiana Department of Transportation’s contractor for a $5 million slide correction project in Dearborn and Ripley Counties plans to begin clearing operations next Monday, October 31.


Dead People Registered To Vote In Hamilton County This Year

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 9:49am EDT

Instances of dead people registered to vote well after their passing are raising questions about voter registration fraud in Hamilton County.


Report: Indiana Public Defender System "Structurally Flawed"

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 9:26am EDT

Indiana has problems when it comes to the effectiveness of its public defenders, a new report states.


River Queen Paddles Into Rising Sun Tuesday

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 8:11am EDT

The Ohio River in Rising Sun will be somewhat reminiscent of they way it looked in 1855 on Tuesday.


Indiana Governor Candidates Meet For Final Debate Tuesday

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 7:34am EDT

Indiana’s gubernatorial candidates will debate for the third and final time Tuesday night.


Mobile Flu Shot Clinic Tuesday, Wednesday

Posted On October 25, 2016 at 7:11am EDT

Getting a flu shot is easy for Dearborn County residents.


Ripley Co. Community Foundation Names 2017 Lilly Scholarship Finalists

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 3:47pm EDT

Five students from Ripley County have been selected as finalists for one of Indiana’s most prestigious scholarships.


Gubernatorial Candidate Gregg To Visit Whiskey City Nov. 1

Posted On October 24, 2016 at 2:27pm EDT

Indiana gubernatorial candidate John Gregg will visit Lawrenceburg next week.