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Five Area Farms Awarded For 100+ Years In Business

Posted On August 07, 2014 at 1:55pm EDT

They’ve been going strong for 100 years, if not longer. Five area family farms are recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award recognizing farming families that have owned and operated the same farm for a century or more.


Show Your Strength To Benefit Special Olympics

Posted On August 07, 2014 at 1:02pm EDT

Do you have what it takes to pull Lawrenceburg Fire Department’s largest ladder fire truck?

The inaugural 6th Congressional District Job Fair was held at Ivy Tech Community College in Lawrenceburg in October of 2013.

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Rep. Messer's 6th District Job Fair Thursday In L'burg

Posted On August 07, 2014 at 12:18pm EDT

Ivy Tech Community College in Lawrenceburg is the place to be Thursday if you’re looking for work or perhaps a new job.

Dan Brewington posted this photo of himself in front of the Dearborn County Courthouse in Lawrenceburg on March 10, 2014.

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Ind. Supreme Court Won't Rehear Brewington Appeal

Posted On August 07, 2014 at 7:49am EDT

The Indiana Supreme Court has declined to rehear the appeal of blogger Dan Brewington, once imprisoned for his online posts about a Dearborn County judge.


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.