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Colerain Teen Sentenced, Has Nightmares About Murdered Milan Woman

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:25pm EDT

Daniel Hodge’s defense attorney says the 17-year-old has nightmares about the night he was involved in the murder of Milan resident Nancy Hershman. The teen was sentenced to 50 years on Thursday.

A chicken sandwich may seem like a healthy option when dining out, but an Indiana expert says many restaurant foods contain more fat and calories than you might think. 

Photo credit: M. Kuhlman.

3,500 Calories In One Meal? How Hoosiers Can Avoid Pitfalls of Dining Out

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:23pm EDT

A meal consisting of a burger, french fries and a milkshake tops a list of the most calorie-laden meals served at restaurant chains nationwide.


Milan '54 Museum Receives Grant

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:16pm EDT

Milan 54, Inc. is pleased to announce the awarding of $500 to the Milan ’54 Hoosiers Museum from the Ripley County Community Foundation.


Kroger, Workers Union Ink New Deal

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 8:53am EDT

Kroger workers in the tri-state are now working under a new, long-term labor contract.


UPDATE: Arrest Made In Patriot Store Robbery

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 8:23am EDT

Indiana State Police and Switzerland County authorities are investigating a robbery at a store.


Chinese? German? Spanish? Indiana BMV Introducing Driving Tests In 11 Languages

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 8:04am EDT

If you can read this it may not pertain to you, but the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles is now offering drivers tests in 11 new languages.


Crops Booming During Mild Indiana Summer

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 7:46am EDT

For the second straight year, southeast Indiana’s farmers may see a bumper crop.

Ripley County Courthouse in Versailles.

50 Year Sentence Awaits Second Teen In Hershman Murder

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 6:49am EDT

Sentencing comes Thursday for a teen who played a role in the death of a Milan woman.

A concept design of the Ark Encounter theme park planned in Grant County, Kentucky.

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New Tax Rebates For Ark Park Earn Preliminary Approval

Posted On July 30, 2014 at 12:47pm EDT

The Commonwealth of Kentucky appears poised to award $18 million in tax rebates to a planned theme park in Grant County.


Scammers May Have Targeted Multiple Convenience Stores

Posted On July 30, 2014 at 11:27am EDT

A scammer who targeted a gas station in Greendale earlier this week may have tried to pull a similar ploy at convenience stores in northern Kentucky.