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Alleged Thief Caught Breaking Into Vehicle Outside Police Dept.

Posted On August 07, 2014 at 7:15am EDT

An alleged thief chose a really bad spot to break into a vehicle.


Rush Is Indiana's First Female Chief Justice

Posted On August 07, 2014 at 6:54am EDT

Indiana’s new chief justice is the first female to fill that role in the state’s history.


After Brawl, Green Acres Floating Tighter Rules On Whitewater River

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 2:33pm EDT

When Dave and Sharon Lutz opened their business, Green Acres Canoe and Kayak Rental, on the Whitewater River ten years ago they had just 10 watercrafts available.


Special Crimes Unit Ends Alleged Mother And Son Pill Deals

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 2:32pm EDT

A mother and son are accused of dealing prescription pills and heroin, sometimes to students at Lawrenceburg schools.

New data from the Centers for Disease Control finds a rise in breastfeeding rates, with 63 percent of new moms in Indiana at least beginning to do so.

More Indiana Moms Choosing To Nurse Their Babies

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 2:28pm EDT

August is National Breastfeeding Month, and efforts to get more Indiana mothers to nurse their babies are paying off.


1st Grade Teacher Uses Grant For Classroom iPads

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 2:16pm EDT

The Dearborn County Retired Teachers recently awarded Krista Hensley, Moores Hill Elementary first grade teacher, their 2014 $500 grant award.


River Friendly Farmers To Be Honored At Ind. State Fair

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 2:02pm EDT

Three local farms will be recognized for their river-friendly farming efforts.


AUDIO: South Ripley Schools Supt. Talks Tech, ISTEP Scores

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 12:50pm EDT

South Ripley Community Schools’ first student day was Monday. Superintendent Rob Moorhead told Eagle 99.3 Wednesday that the year is off to a good start.


Rising Sun Native Walcott Comes Home To Practice Family Medicine

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 11:54am EDT

The words “family” and “medicine” take on a renewed meaning as Dr. Christopher Walcott returns home this week to practice medicine at the Rising Sun Medical Center.


Some Dearborn County Bridges Reopen, Others To Close Next Week

Posted On August 06, 2014 at 11:34am EDT

Three more Dearborn County bridges will close to traffic starting Monday, August 11.