Local News


Human Remains Identified As Missing Ohio Woman

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 8:52pm EDT

Skeletal remains found in a creek near Cedar Grove last weekend have been identified as a woman who vanished from Fairfield, Ohio two years ago.


Group Purchases Historic Tyson Auditorium

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 8:40am EDT

A group of locals are keeping the historic Tyson Auditorium in Versailles alive.


812 Area Code Hearing Wed. In North Vernon

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 8:11am EDT

You can have a say Wednesday evening in how southern Indiana implements a new area code.


EC Business Prof. Club Sending 4 To Nationals

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 7:46am EDT

The Business Professionals of America Club at East Central High School has four students who will compete in a national business competition in Orlando next month.

Girl, 6, Struck By Vehicle On SR 229

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 7:21am EDT

A little girl is recovering in the hospital after being hit by a car on a busy highway Monday.


TV, Cash, Jewelry Taken From Home

Posted On April 10, 2013 at 7:16am EDT

A home burglary is under investigation in Ripley County.


With Cincy Casino Open, SEI Revenues Suffer

Posted On April 09, 2013 at 10:37am EDT

As had been feared, southeast Indiana’s riverboat casino gaming revenues took a historic hit in March.

Blue Alert Program Signed Into Law

Posted On April 09, 2013 at 9:42am EDT

Legislation creating the Blue Alert program was signed by Governor Mike Pence into law this week. Co-authored by State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville), House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1151 will go into effect on July 1, 2013.


Local Sailor Serving On New Navy Vessel

Posted On April 09, 2013 at 9:09am EDT

A Milan High School graduate is among the first crew members on a newly commissioned U.S. Navy ship: the USS Arlington.


New Troopers Patrolling ISP Versailles District

Posted On April 09, 2013 at 8:36am EDT

Three members of the 72nd Indiana State Police Recruit Academy achieved a goal each had set their sights on from the time the recruit academy began back on July 8, 2012; they received their own patrol cars and are now on solo patrol in southeast Indiana.