Local News


Passer-By Helps Police Wrangle Fleeing Suspect

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 1:48pm EDT

A motorist who happened to witness a police chase on Interstate 275 in Boone County is being credited with capturing the suspect.


Dearborn Co. Juror Questionnaires Reviewed

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 11:34am EDT

Questionnaires filled out by potential jurors from Dearborn County are coming back to Floyd County for a future trial of an accused southern Indiana serial killer.


ECHS' Griffin Named WCPO Student of the Week

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 9:19am EDT

The East Central Chapter of Business Professionals of America congratulates Jake Griffin for being selected as the Channel 9 WCPO Student of the Week.


Ind. Senate Passes “Drug Testing For Welfare”

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 8:45am EDT

State Rep. Jud McMillin’s (R-Brookville) House Bill 1483 would require applicants for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families to complete a written screening test for possible drug abuse problems


Six Year Sentence For Hebron Father

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 8:08am EDT

A Hebron father was sentenced Wednesday to six years for the death of his infant daughter four years ago.


Holdcraft Comes Home To City Council

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 7:34am EDT

A vacant seat on Lawrenceburg City Council has been filled by a former councilman.


Thieves Swipe Two Donation Jars From Store

Posted On April 11, 2013 at 6:13am EDT

Some people have no shame, as evidenced by a brazen theft in Boone County.


Human Remains Identified As Missing Ohio Woman

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 8:52pm EDT

Skeletal remains found in a creek near Cedar Grove last weekend have been identified as a woman who vanished from Fairfield, Ohio two years ago.


Group Purchases Historic Tyson Auditorium

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 8:40am EDT

A group of locals are keeping the historic Tyson Auditorium in Versailles alive.


812 Area Code Hearing Wed. In North Vernon

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 8:11am EDT

You can have a say Wednesday evening in how southern Indiana implements a new area code.