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Indiana State Sen. Jean Leising Seeks Re-Election

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 8:55am EST

A southeast Indiana state senator says she’ll try for another term at the statehouse.

Franklin Co. Contemplating Next Move After Town Council Moves Nativity

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 8:10am EST

Franklin County Commissioners are waiting to make a decision on whether to continue allowing groups to put up religious displays on the lawn of the courthouse in Brookville.

Fire Deaths In Indiana Down In 2015

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 4:06pm EST

The number of fire related deaths in the state of Indiana decreased in 2015.

Margaret Mary Health Welcomes First Baby Of 2016

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 2:02pm EST

Born at 4:45 a.m. on Jan. 3, Bentley John Ronnebaum became the first baby born at Margaret Mary Health in 2016.

Probation For Woman Caught Stealing Money From Aurora Eagles Lodge

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 1:40pm EST

A woman has been sentenced for stealing money from the Eagles Lodge in Aurora.

Sentence Given For Woman Connected To Fatal Overdose

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 1:08pm EST

A woman involved in a fatal overdose in Greendale has been sentenced.

Dearborn Co. Commissioner Lynch Announces Re-Election Bid

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 9:06am EST

The Republican from Greendale announced Tuesday that he will run for re-election in District 1 in 2016.

Indiana Second-Highest In U.S. For Teen Suicides

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 8:20am EST

Indiana is first in the nation for the number of young people who've considered suicide, and is number two for those who've actually killed themselves.

Grants May Help Spur Indiana Teacher Recruitment, Retention

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 8:11am EST

State officials hope thirteen grants totaling $9.6 million will help to end the trend of fewer teachers entering Indiana’s classrooms.

Boiler Explosion At Church Hospitalizes Five

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 6:49am EST

Five people are recovering from injuries suffered in a boiler explosion at a Church in Cleves.