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State Rep. Frye Says He's Running For Re-Election

Posted On January 05, 2016 at 8:11am EST

State Representative Randy Frye says he will run for a fourth term representing Indiana’s House District 67 in 2016.

Bills Could Prevent ISTEP Woes From Impacting School Grades, Teacher Pay

Posted On January 05, 2016 at 7:39am EST

Indiana statehouse Republicans and Democrats are getting behind a legislative proposal to decrease the impact of ISTEP test scores on teach evaluations and school accountability grades.

Home Burglarized On New Year's Eve

Posted On January 05, 2016 at 7:14am EST

A New Years Eve burglary is under investigation in Switzerland County.

Mother Locks Alleged Child Molester In Room After Learning Her Daughter Was A Victim

Posted On January 05, 2016 at 7:05am EST

A woman locked a man in her laundry room after learning that he allegedly molested her four-year-old daughter.

Letter: State Sen. Raatz Supports Local Road Funding Plan

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 3:02pm EST

Finding additional funding for Indiana’s roads and infrastructure has been a popular topic of discussion around the state recently.

Five Most Viewed Stories On EagleCountryOnline.com In 2015

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 2:46pm EST

Southeast Indiana has made EagleCountryOnline.com its go-to source for local news.

Brookville Man Driving Stolen Car Arrested After Hit-And-Run

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 2:34pm EST

A man accused of driving a stolen vehicle was arrested following a hit-and-run accident in Brookville.

Ripley Co. Community Foundation Grants $14,000+ To Local Non-Profits

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 1:39pm EST

All year long, the employees of MainSource Bank have been donating money to the United Way to advance the common good in their local communities.

Switz Co. EMS, Commissioners Can't Reach Agreement; KDH Providing Ambulance In Interim

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 12:40pm EST

Kings Daughters Hospital is providing EMS service to Switzerland County on a temporary basis after talks for a 2016 agreement between county leaders and Switzerland County EMS broke down.

AUDIO: LGBT Protections Will Loom Over Start Of 2016 Lawmaking Session

Posted On January 04, 2016 at 11:06am EST

The new Indiana legislative session kicks off with another debate about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.