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Sunday Alcohol Sales Bill Filed; Will It Pass This Time?

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 9:02am EST

Grab a beer. Indiana lawmakers are again going to debate the merits of lifting the state’s ban on carry-out alcohol sales on Sunday.


Lawmakers Cut Down Bid To Allow Pence's Double-Run

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 8:36am EST

State lawmakers are shutting down a proposal that would allow Mike Pence to seek re-election for Indiana governor while also making a run at the White House in 2016.

Jeremy Lee Brown

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16 Yrs For High Driver Who Left Seriously Injured Passenger Behind

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 7:35am EST

He left a seriously injured woman alone after fleeing from the crash scene because he was under the influence.


Wind Chill Advisory Issued Wednesday-Thursday

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 4:45pm EST

Bundle up. It’s about to get really cold.


Crash Cuts Power At JCD Schools

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 2:05pm EST

A truck crash has left Jac-Cen-Del schools without electricity.


UPDATE: I-74 Open Once Again Following Black Ice, Jack-Knifed Semi

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 1:01pm EST

UPDATE: Dearborn County dispatchers report that I-74 eastbound has now fully reopened after numerous accidents in West Harrison.


Budget, Education, Gaming Debates Loom In Ind. Legislative Session

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 1:01pm EST

A new two-year state budget is priority number one for Indiana’s state lawmakers as they get to work Tuesday.


Versailles Native Benkie Marries "Goodfella" Paul Sorvino In NYC

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 10:27am EST

Dee Dee Benkie is now Dee Dee Sorvino after marrying 75-year-old “Goodfellas” actor Paul Sorvino.


WWII Veteran, School Speaker Bill McClure Dies At 94

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 8:49am EST

Southeast Indiana has lost a well-known member of “The Greatest Generation.”


Education A Top Legislative Priority For Indiana In 2015

Posted On January 06, 2015 at 7:07am EST

Besides the state's biennial budget, education tops the agenda for Indiana lawmakers as they begin the new legislative session Tuesday.