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Despite Objections, State Board Of Education Passes New Graduation Requirements

Posted On December 07, 2017 at 6:51am EST

The Indiana State Board of Education voted Wednesday to approve new requirements mandating that students do more to graduate from high school in the years to come.

UPDATE: Petersburg Road Re-Opens After Pavement Collapse

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 5:00pm EST

UPDATE: Petersburg Road has re-opened after pavement collapsed Wednesday morning.

Indiana GOP Senate Candidate Voted Democrat Until 2012

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 3:07pm EST

A wealthy Indiana Senate candidate who bills himself in television ads as a conservative Republican voted for more than a decade in the state's Democratic primaries, according to public documents obtained by The Associated Press.

Indiana Democratic Sen. Donnelly Calls On Franken To Resign

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 2:59pm EST

Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly has joined a growing chorus of Democrats calling on Minnesota Sen. Al Franken to resign.

PHOTOS: OA Students Study Atmosphere By Launching Balloon Into Stratosphere

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 2:50pm EST

As part of studying the atmosphere in Freshman Biology, the students at Oldenburg Academy launched a Near Space Balloon into the stratosphere on Wednesday, November 29.

Batesville HS Continuing Classes After Bomb Scare

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 12:14pm EST

Batesville High School is continuing as normal following a bomb threat early this morning.

Franklin Co. HS Student Receives Lilly Endowment Scholarship

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 11:27am EST

One student from Franklin County High School has been named the recipient of the 2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship.

AUDIO: New Free Clinic Will Be In Dearborn County; Exact Location To Be Revealed Wednesday

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 11:09am EST

A new free medical clinic serving southeastern Indiana will reveal its location Wednesday, December 6.

Stove Left On Started Mobile Home Fire

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 10:16am EST

Ripley County firefighters had to put out a fire at a mobile home Tuesday.

New Signs For S.R. 129 In Switzerland Co.

Posted On December 06, 2017 at 9:19am EST

The Indiana Department of Transportation says some improvements will be made to State Road 129 in Switzerland County in 2018.