Local News

New DCS Director For Franklin, Union Counties

Posted On January 31, 2013 at 9:40am EST

The Indiana Department of Child Services announced today Erin Lambert has been appointed local director of the Franklin and Union County offices.

Judge Picked To Lead Ind. Child Services

Posted On January 31, 2013 at 8:56am EST

Governor Mike Pence has tapped a Lake County judge as the new head of the troubled Indiana Department of Child Services.


Connersville Family Facing Charges Over Deer

Posted On January 31, 2013 at 8:41am EST

An Indiana news story dubbed “Bambigate” is making national headlines. Tell us what you think on our Facebook page.


New Principal For New Three Rivers School

Posted On January 31, 2013 at 7:58am EST

There will be a new principal on the job when the Three Rivers Educational Campus opens in Cleves later this year.


Sheriffs: We Won't Enforce Overreaching Gun Laws

Posted On January 31, 2013 at 7:05am EST

Two local county sheriffs have one opinion when it comes to enforcing any proposed gun control regulations.

Greensburg Police Lt.'s Death Ruled Suicide

Posted On January 31, 2013 at 6:24am EST

The death of a Greensburg Police officer has been ruled a suicide.


SW Local Schools Considering School Renovations

Posted On January 30, 2013 at 1:15pm EST

Southwest Local School District residents could be asked to approve a school bond issue sometime in the next few years.

Former Jail Employee Arrested Again

Posted On January 30, 2013 at 11:40am EST

A former employee of the Ripley County Jail who was charged in 2011 with domestic violence has been arrested again for violating a court order.

Bill Would Require Lifejackets For Children

Posted On January 30, 2013 at 9:53am EST

The drowning of a toddler in Franklin County is prompting state legislation that would require anybody under age 13 to wear a life jacket when on a boat in Indiana.


ISP's New K9 Officer Named For Fallen Trooper

Posted On January 30, 2013 at 8:10am EST

The Indiana State Police Versailles District has a new K-9 officer on duty.