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No "Kid"ding: Vevay's New Festival Honors Fred The Goat

Posted On July 07, 2015 at 7:21am EDT

A local legend has inspired a new festival in Vevay.

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Teen Injured In Off-Road Accident

Posted On July 07, 2015 at 6:53am EDT

A teenager was in critical condition after an ATV accident in Franklin County last Friday, July 3.

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Franklin Co. United Way Grants Awarded

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 3:02pm EDT

United Way of Franklin County is pleased to announce 18 agencies or programs will share in $52,550 allotted for 2016.

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Local Gas Prices Lower After 4th

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 8:56am EDT

Gas prices in the Tri-State are on the way down after the long Fourth of July weekend, when prices were already at their lowest for the holiday in five years, according to AAA.

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Ohio County Community Foundation Awards Grants

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 8:26am EDT

Thirteen grants up to $5,000 each will benefit Ohio County organizations, schools, and governments.

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South Dearborn Board Continues School Closure Discussion Tuesday

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 8:08am EDT

Shrinking enrollment and the proposed closure of a school will be the subject again this week for the South Dearborn school board.

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Indiana Lawmakers Explore Expanding Smoking Ban

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 7:47am EDT

Indiana's public smoking ban has been on the books for three years, and this summer legislators will explore the law's benefits to determine whether it can be expanded.

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Jefferson County Sheriff's Dept.

Drunk Driver Makes Plea, Faces Prison Time For Fatal Wreck

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 7:40am EDT

A prison sentence of up to 22 years awaits a Versailles man who was drunk when he wrecked, killing his passenger and injuring five other people.

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Search For Critical Missing Boone Co. Teen

Posted On July 06, 2015 at 6:54am EDT

Authorities in northern Kentucky are searching for a missing teenage girl.

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Switzerland Co. Emergency Services Accused Of Faking Medical And Fire Certifications

Posted On July 03, 2015 at 9:09am EDT

Switzerland County's emergency services are being accused of faking medical and fire certifications for several years, reports Fox 19 News.