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S. Dearborn Schools Want Input On Drug Testing

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 3:53pm EST

South Dearborn Community Schools continue to explore the possibility of implementing random drug testing for some students beginning next school year.


Ivy Tech Prof. Attends TEDx Conference

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 11:24am EST

Dr. Karl Ullrich has dedicated a $750.00 financial reward presented for his recent selection as the Gerald I. Lamkin Award winner to further improve his teaching expertise.


Creativity Seen At DCH Pumpkin Contest

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 11:13am EST

The Greater Cincinnati Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® will receive more than $2,800 thanks to this year’s Dearborn County Hospital Physical Therapy Department’s Pumpkin Decorating Contest.

$70,671 Awarded By Ripley Co. Community Foundation

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 10:18am EST

The Ripley County Community Foundation has announced its Fall of 2013 Grant Cycle recipients.


Deer Hunts Will Close State Parks

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 9:31am EST

A few southeast Indiana state parks will be among those closed for deer reduction hunts later this month.

Coal Pile Hot Spot Summons Firefighters

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 9:08am EST

Firefighters from around Dearborn County helped diffuse a situation at the AEP Tanners Creek Power Plant in Lawrenceburg Sunday evening.

Lt. Gov. Visiting Southeastern Career Center

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 9:07am EST

Some state leaders will be in Versailles Monday.


New Program Funds School Safety Improvements

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 9:01am EST

A number of area schools are receiving state grants that will help improve security.

Police Seeking Sexual Assault Suspect

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 8:42am EST

An investigation into a reported home invasion and attack on a resident is underway in Batesville.


Indy Star: Conflicts Of Interest For Lawmakers

Posted On November 04, 2013 at 8:15am EST

It has been seen across the entire state and is causing a stir in Lawrenceburg. An Indianapolis Star newspaper investigative report published Sunday, November 3 suggests conflicts of interests for three area lawmakers in deals connected to the City of Lawrenceburg’s 10 County Economic Development Grant Program.