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Police: Mother Picked Kids Up From School While Intoxicated

Posted On April 24, 2015 at 7:25am EDT

A Rising Sun woman previously arrested on allegations of drug dealing is facing new charges.


Duke Energy Customers Targeted By Phone Scammers

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 4:37pm EDT

Duke Energy customers are the current target of a bill paying scam in which criminals pose as Duke Energy representatives in attempt to dupe unsuspecting customers into making payments.


PHOTOS: Sunman-Dearborn Students Enjoy Helicopter Visit

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 4:17pm EDT

A drawing contest turned into a fun-filled day for students at Sunman-Dearborn Intermediate School.


Phone Scam Reported In Ripley Co.

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 1:04pm EDT

If you live in Ripley County, you may want to be aware of a possible phone scam.


Jac-Cen-Del HS Announces New Engineering Program

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 12:56pm EDT

Jac-Cen-Del High School announced today its new program, the Ripley County Engineering Academy, which has proven high quality outcomes in the classroom.

Duke Energy's Miami Fort power plant.

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Coal Fire Reported At Miami Fort Station

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 11:28am EDT

Firefighters are battling a fire at the Duke Energy Miami Fort power plant in North Bend.


Retired Teachers Help Out Sunman Elementary, St. Mary School

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 10:17am EDT

The Dearborn County Retired Teachers, in partnership with Duke Energy and the Knights of Columbus, recently awarded two Educator Grant/Awards to teachers in our area schools.


Indiana's Environment: The Good, The Bad, And The Dirty

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 9:19am EDT

With the 45th anniversary of Earth Day this week, some are reflecting on the progress and the missteps Indiana has made, environmentally speaking.


UPDATE: Alcohol A Possible Factor In I-275 Bridge Crash, Police Say

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 9:01am EDT

UPDATE: Alcohol is being cited as a factor in Thursday morning's injury crash on the I-275 Carroll Cropper Bridge.


Hollywood Casino Lobbyist Shares HB 1540 Concerns

Posted On April 23, 2015 at 8:51am EDT

With an April 29th deadline looming, discussions on a casino gaming bill picked up at the Indiana Statehouse on Wednesday.