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Youths compete in an IXCR race held last year in Indiana. 


Motocross Event On Ohio Co. BZA's Agenda Thursday

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 3:41pm EDT

A large crowd is expected at Thursday evening’s Ohio County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting.


SEI 1Q Home Sales Slower, Prices Lower

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 1:17pm EDT

Southeast Indiana area home sales were slower in the first quarter of 2014 than they were during the same time period a year ago.

Tom Stevens, Sr.


Concert Will Help Late Firefighter’s Family

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 12:47pm EDT

A concert featuring five local bands will raise money for the family of Bright Fire and EMS assistant chief Tom Stevens, Sr.

Switzerland Co. Sheriff To Take On Drug Issues At May 13 Forum

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 11:10am EDT

Switzerland County citizens are being invited to an event that will teach how to recognize a person abusing drugs.

(clockwise from top left) Taylor Mullen

Four Rising Sun HS Seniors Earn $4,000 Scholarships

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 10:04am EDT

Four Rising Sun High School senior students have been named recipients of the Ohio County Community Foundation Scholarship for 2014. The scholarship is administered by the Ohio County Community Foundation.


Some Changes For Dearborn Co. Voting Precincts

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 9:31am EDT

Some Dearborn County polling places have changed for the upcoming May 6th primary election.


Reminder: Ind. Property Taxes Due May 12

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 8:52am EDT

Dearborn County Treasurer Phil Weaver is reminding property owners that the spring installment of 2014 property taxes is due Monday, May 12.


Online ISTEP+ Testing Begins Monday; Officials Hope Not Repeat Of Last Year

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 8:17am EDT

Online ISTEP+ testing begins Monday in Indiana, but there are concerns whether the computer-based portion of the testing will go smoothly.

Andrew Sebree

Boone County Sheriff's Office

Five Year Sentence For Fatal N. Ky. Crash

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 7:40am EDT

A five year prison sentence has been ordered for a Florence man who caused a fatal crash.


Guilty Plea From Alleged Drug Dealer Accused In Fatal Overdose

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 7:25am EDT

A guilty plea is being made for an accused drug dealer who police say sold a fatal overdose victim his final batch of heroin.