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Police Pursuit Ends With Two Arrests

Posted On April 04, 2013 at 7:10am EDT

A driver who tried to evade police got not only himself arrested, but also the owner of the car who was not even with him during the pursuit.

Police Make Another Arrest Following Drug Bust

Posted On April 04, 2013 at 6:57am EDT

The Batesville Police Department has made another arrest in connection with a drug search carried out last month.


Batesville Students Wins Lilly Scholarship

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 12:22pm EDT

Batesville High School senior Mike Hoeing has been named recipient of a full-tuition, four-year scholarship as the Franklin County Community Foundation 2013 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.

Elgin Fastener's Goal Is To Be N. America's Leader

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 10:35am EDT

A southeast Indiana manufacturing company is continuing to grow as it acquires a Las Vegas business.


Marijuana, Throwing Fit Lands Woman In Jail

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 10:05am EDT

Allegations of smoking marijuana, yelling obscenities, kicking, and scratching officers - as well as spitting and urinating on patrol cars - has landed a Middletown, Ohio woman in jail.


Drug Bust Goes Down In Bright

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 8:47am EDT

Heroin and methamphetamine were found in a home in Bright Monday evening.


Skyline Chili Honors Wounded Soldier

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 8:08am EDT

Dozens of people welcomed recently retired Army soldier Brett Bondurant back to southeast Indiana.


Pence Cautious Of Armed School Employees Bill

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 7:38am EDT

Republican Governor Mike Pence isn't a big fan of a bill that proposes to require every Indiana public school to have an employee carrying a loaded gun during class hours.

Frye's Disaster Relief Funding Bill Headed To Gov.

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 7:11am EDT

House Bill 1325, which deals with mobile disaster relief funding, passed out of the Senate Tuesday with a 49-0 vote. State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) authored the measure.

RSRF Awards $224,838 in New Grants

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 7:06am EDT

The Rising Sun Regional Foundation awarded a total of $224,838 in nine new grants for local governments and organizations.