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Former NKU Athletic Director Pleads To Theft Charge

Posted On April 18, 2014 at 7:44am EDT

The former athletic director at Northern Kentucky University will be sentenced next month for stealing from the school.


New Animal Control Ordinance Proposed For Dearborn Co.

Posted On April 18, 2014 at 7:09am EDT

Dearborn County citizens have the chance to review a proposed new animal control ordinance before county commissioners vote on it.

Ridge Avenue in Greendale was the scene of gas line installation last year.

UPDATE: Ridge Avenue Repaving Continues Through Friday

Posted On April 17, 2014 at 3:52pm EDT

UPDATE: Work continues Thursday on the milling and repaving of the south end of Ridge Avenue in Greendale.


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.