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On Third Try, Ky. Lawmakers Pass Package Of Anti-Heroin Measures

Posted On March 25, 2015 at 8:06am EDT

A bill to strengthen the fight against Kentucky's heroin problems is the stroke of a pen away from becoming law.


Three Children, Meth Lab Removed From Home

Posted On March 25, 2015 at 7:22am EDT

Three children were removed from a home near Cleves after a meth lab was discovered there.


Ind. Senate Approves Religious Freedom Bill; Pence Likely To Sign Into Law

Posted On March 25, 2015 at 7:06am EDT

The measure would prohibit state and local laws from “substantially burdening” the ability of people, businesses and associations to follow their religious beliefs.


Water Boiling Advisory In Patriot Area

Posted On March 25, 2015 at 6:27am EDT

Some customers of the Patriot Water Company are being advised to boil their water for the next 24 hours.

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HB 1540 Public Hearing To Be Held Thursday

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 3:04pm EDT

The Indiana Senate Appropriations Committee will be holding a hearing at the Indiana State House regarding House Bill 1540 Thursday.

Yavone Seymour

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Former Bank Manager Gets Prison Time For Stealing $77K

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 2:54pm EDT

A former bank branch manager is going to prison after admitting to stealing more than $73,000 from her employer.


911 Texting Finally Arrives In Ripley County

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 2:12pm EDT

Ripley County residents will soon be able to send texts to 911, the Batesville Herald Tribune reports.


Women, ACLU File Lawsuit To Be Able To Attend LHS Fundraiser Featuring Pete Rose

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 1:54pm EDT

A federal lawsuit is forcing a change in the guest invitations for an upcoming fundraising dinner for Lawrenceburg High School athletics featuring major league hit king Pete Rose.

U.S. Senator Dan Coats (R-Indiana)

Indiana Senator Coats Won't Seek Re-Election In 2016

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 12:47pm EDT

Coats, a Republican, made the announcement on his Facebook page Tuesday.

A new report month indicates the availability of jobs for college graduates in Indiana is improving, based on online job ads.

ETC Offering $500 Scholarships

Posted On March 24, 2015 at 11:00am EDT

Local students planning to enhance their education beyond high school can cash in on scholarships being offered by Enhanced Telecommunications Corporation.