Local News

DNR Grants Will Help Clear Wilson Creek

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 10:56am EDT

A $100,000 grant will help remove sediment buildup in Wilson Creek in Dearborn County. Another $3,520 will help pay for logjam removal in the creek.

New Board Members For Napoleon State Bank

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 10:27am EDT

Leslie W. Kessens, President of The Napoleon State Bank announced that Steven Harmeyer and Mark Fry have been appointed to the Board of Directors of The Napoleon State Bank.


National Rx Drug Take Back Day April 27

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 8:55am EDT

Old and unused prescription drugs can be safely disposed of on Saturday, April 27 as part of a nationwide effort.


No Injuries In Crash Near ECHS

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 8:38am EDT

No injuries were reported in a crash that tied up traffic near East Central High School Monday morning.


Greendale, Batesville Named “Tree City USA”

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 8:24am EDT

A couple local cities are being recognized for their tree preservation and beautification efforts.

Rising Sun City-Wide Yard Sale Coming May 2-4

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 8:10am EDT

Rising Sun and Ohio County residents can sign up now to join the annual Spring city-wide yard sale.


Seven Days To Finish Business At the Statehouse

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 8:05am EDT

Monday marks just one week to go until the 2013 Indiana legislative session must wrap up.


Acapulco's Owner Out Of Jail On Lower Bond

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 7:50am EDT

A Mexican restaurant owner awaiting his trial for Corrupt Business Influence and Forgery is out of jail in Dearborn County.


Following Burglaries, Extra Patrols Not Likely

Posted On April 22, 2013 at 7:41am EDT

Ripley County’s sheriff says cuts made to his department by Ripley County Commissioners are making it difficult to schedule extra patrols.

Flu deaths up to 70 in Indiana

Posted On April 19, 2013 at 10:39am EDT

State Health Officials say 2 more people in Indiana died from the flu this week. They said the continuing illnesses confirms that Indiana's flu season is still going on. So far 70 people have died from the flu statewide. The best defense now is frequent hand washing to prevent spread of the virus.