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Harrison Business Owner Indicted For Not Paying Taxes To IRS

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 3:25pm EDT

A Lawrenceburg woman who operated a home healthcare business in the tri-state is accused of failing to pay more than $350,000 in taxes.


Aurora Martial Arts Team Great At State

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 2:52pm EDT

A local martial arts team brought home more than 30 trophies from a recent competition.


Hop To Dillsboro Homecoming Festival May 14-17

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 2:40pm EDT

The 2014 Dillsboro Homecoming Festival - the unofficial kickoff to the southeast Indiana fair and festival season - is only a few weeks away.


UPDATE: Local HS Graduation Rates For 2013; Rising Sun Contends Status As State's Lowest

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 12:26pm EDT

UPDATE: Rising Sun-Ohio County Community Schools superintendent Steve Patz says that after reviewing Rising Sun High School's graduation data, he is certain the Indiana Department of Education's assignment of a 65.5 percent graduation rate to the school is wrong.

The Cedar Grove Bridge has been closed since 1999. Unwilling to restore the bridge over the Whitewater River, it has been marked for demolition in 2015.

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UPDATE: Cedar Grove Bridge Marked For Demolition

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 11:35am EDT

UPDATE: A hearing to have the bridge placed on the National Register of Historic Places will take place on Thursday, April 24th at the Indiana Government Center in Indianapolis.


Backyard Chickens Growing In Popularity Among Hoosiers

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 11:28am EDT

Raising chickens in the city is becoming increasingly popular as more Hoosiers move toward eating locally.


Special Olympics Indiana Wants YOU To Volunteer

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 10:20am EDT

Volunteers are needed for this year’s Special Olympics Indiana Area 9 Spring Games hosted by Special Olympics Indiana - Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties.

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Ivy Tech L'burg Plans 3rd Annual Day of Service April 22

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 10:07am EDT

Ivy Tech Community College will celebrate its 3rd annual Ivy Tech Days of Service April 17-26 at all campuses statewide.

The Spurlock twins, Jocelyn and Shaylyn.

Rullman Hunger Funeral Home

Raffle Will Benefit Spurlock Twins' Family

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 9:39am EDT

A construction company wants to help a family rebuild after going through an unimaginable tragedy.


Ky. Speedway Nationwide Race Gets New Name Sponsor

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 7:28am EDT

The speedway announced Wednesday that the Friday, June 27 race will be called the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign 300 presented by Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.