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Ohio 128 Gas Station Held Up... Again

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 2:06pm EST

A man armed with a shotgun held up a Whitewater Township gas station Wednesday night - the second such robbery in about a month.

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Ind. Lawmakers May Again Delay Farmland Tax Increase

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 1:31pm EST

A bill that could save Indiana’s farmland owners a lot of money is advancing in the state Senate.


“Talk To A Lawyer" Free Program On MLK, Jr. Day

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 11:09am EST

Area lawyers will provide some pro bono legal assistance as an annual tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Seven people died in the stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair on August 13, 2011.

Appeals Court Upholds Indiana Liability Cap Following Ohio Girl's Challenge

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 10:54am EST

A challenge to Indiana’s $5 million cap on liability damages could be taken to the Indiana Supreme Court.


Home Destroyed By Fire

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 10:18am EST

A Friendship home became a total loss as flames ripped through it Wednesday.

Margaret Mary Health in Batesville.

Local Hospital's Diet Service Ranks 2nd In News Magazine

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 8:44am EST

Margaret Mary Health's HMR Weight Management Services have been named the No. 2 Best Weight-Loss Diet in U.S. News & World Reports’ Best Diets of 2015.


After Nativity Lawsuit, County Establishes Courthouse Display Permits

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 8:28am EST

In large part due to a lawsuit filed by an atheist organization, there is now a permitting process in place for people or groups who want to put displays on the Franklin County Courthouse lawn.


Attention W. Harrison Hunters: Are You Missing A Tree Stand?

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 8:05am EST

Indiana Conservation Officers continue trying to get a batch of stolen tree stands back to the deer hunters they belong to.


Local Man Accused Of Conspiring To Bomb Capitol

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 7:10am EST

A Green Township man is under arrest for allegedly plotting to set off bombs at the U.S. Capitol.


UPDATE: State Lawmakers Have Two Town Halls Jan. 24

Posted On January 14, 2015 at 2:31pm EST

UPDATE: Southeast Indiana residents can bend the ear of their state legislators on January 24 in Rising Sun and Dillsboro.