Local News


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.


UPDATE: Armed Robbery Reported At Sunman Convenience Store

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 9:38am EDT

UPDATE: A suspect remains at-large following a robbery at the K & K Mini Mart on Meridian Street.


Indiana's Own Academic Standards Move Closer To Final Approval

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 9:29am EDT

New state-crafted K-12 academic standards are closer to being implemented in Indiana.


Opened In 1948, Rohrer's Tavern Will Close Friday

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 8:41am EDT

A local restaurant is closing its doors after 66 years of serving west side families.


UPDATE: Power Outage Affects Lawrenceburg, Aurora

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 8:34am EDT

Many residents reported that the power has been restored in Aurora and Lawrenceburg at about 8:30 a.m.


Judge Gives Reasons For Ordering Ind. To Recognize Same-Sex Couple's Marriage

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 7:52am EDT

A federal judge says that Indiana does not have a valid reason for banning gay marriage.


Pickup Truck Catches Fire; Cause Under Investigation

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 7:15am EDT

Firefighters in Switzerland County put out a pickup truck fire Monday evening.

Fuel Spill Closed New Haven Road In Harrison

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 6:22am EDT

An overnight fuel spill in Harrison has been cleared.

Tamica Jeffers and Robert Palmer

Mom Pleads Guilty In McDonald's Overdose Case

Posted On April 21, 2014 at 3:12pm EDT

A Dillsboro mother accused of overdosing on heroin in a McDonald’s restaurant play area pleaded guilty and was sentenced Monday in a Hamilton County, Ohio courtroom.


Prescription Drug Take Back Day April 26

Posted On April 21, 2014 at 2:55pm EDT

On Saturday, April 26th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Indiana State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs.