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Man Flees Officers, Shoots Self At State Park

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 12:36pm EDT

A man is in the hospital after shooting himself following a standoff with law enforcement at the Versailles State Park.


U.S. 52 In Franklin Co. Could Reopen May 1

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 8:08am EDT

U.S. 52 in Franklin County remains closed east of Brookville due to a bad case of erosion, but only for another week or so.

Lisa Fay Ellis

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Two Charged In Multi-State Meth Ring Sentenced

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 7:16am EDT

At least two of the 25 people charged in connection with a large methamphetamine cooking operation have pleaded guilty and been sentenced.

Christopher Anderson and Katelin Bruce

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Drug Dealing Dad Sentenced To 16 Years Prison, Probation

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 6:04am EDT

Half of a couple who took their two children to a drug deal has been sentenced to prison time.

Katelyn Markham

New Skeletal Remains Believed To Be Of Katelyn Markham

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 8:15pm EDT

Bones believed to be additional remains of homicide victim Katlyn Markham have been found in the same Franklin County spot where her remains were found last year.


Nominations Accepted For Mayor Of Bright

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 2:04pm EDT

Bright residents can nominate their four-legged friends to become the next Mayor of Bright.


Ind. Unemployment Improves To 5.9%

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 1:18pm EDT

Indiana’s unemployment rate is dipping lower and lower.


Switzerland Co. Commissioner Haskell To Resign

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 12:43pm EDT

A Switzerland County commissioner is resigning his position.

Lawrenceburg Fall Fest

Photo by A.J. Waltz

Fall Fest May Not Happen In 2014; City Leaders Disagree On Size, Committee

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 12:13pm EDT

Lawrenceburg Fall Fest is in danger of not happening in 2014 as City Council and Mayor Dennis Carr are in disagreement on certain aspects of the festival.


Suspect Sought After Botched Home Burglary

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 12:12pm EDT

Police in Ripley County are on the lookout for a man who attempted to break into a home near Friendship Tuesday morning.