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ATVs Allowed On Franklin Co. Roads Starting Sept. 1

Posted On July 10, 2013 at 7:47am EDT

Riding ATVs and golf carts on county roads will soon be legal in Franklin County.


County Could Allow Off-Road Vehicles On The Road

Posted On July 10, 2013 at 7:40am EDT

Should off-road vehicles be allowed on the road? That’s the question Franklin County Commissioners are trying to answer.


Hotel Employee Allegedly Grabbed Guest

Posted On July 10, 2013 at 7:14am EDT

An employee at an Aurora motel is accused of groping a customer there.


Markham's Remains Still Being Studied

Posted On July 10, 2013 at 6:44am EDT

The skeletal remains of Katelyn Markham have been brought back to Cincinnati from Indianapolis. The Fairfield, Ohio woman's remains were found in Franklin County last April.

RSRF Awards 11 New Grants Totalling $224K

Posted On July 10, 2013 at 6:19am EDT

Among the 11 latest grants, about $49,052 is going to Rising Sun Ohio County Community Schools for iPads for teachers, administrators, and school board members.


June Casino Revenue Report Released

Posted On July 09, 2013 at 11:22am EDT

Southeast Indiana casino revenues remained lower in June than in the time before the Horseshoe Casino opened in Cincinnati.


UPDATE: Home Destroyed; Firefighters Called Twice

Posted On July 09, 2013 at 9:40am EDT

A home is considered a total loss after firefighters responded there twice Saturday evening.


Horseshoe Casino Revenues Take June Slide

Posted On July 09, 2013 at 7:51am EDT

Revenues were down last month at Cincinnati’s four-month-old Horseshoe Casino.


No Regatta Races, But No Refunds For Fans

Posted On July 09, 2013 at 7:23am EDT

The rain this past weekend caused the first ever cancellation of the Governor’s Cup powerboat races at the Madison Regatta.

Homemade Fireworks Explosion Burns Teen

Posted On July 09, 2013 at 6:56am EDT

A teen was seriously burned while playing with two pounds of gunpowder.