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UPDATE: School Employees Extinguished Small Fire At South Dearborn HS

Posted On February 09, 2015 at 11:18am EST

UPDATE: Monday morning's fire in a gymnasium office is being labeled a minor disruption.


PHOTOS: Mardis Gras, Royalty Court Bring In $16K For Child Advocacy Center

Posted On February 09, 2015 at 9:56am EST

A Mardis Gras Ball raised more than $16,600 for the Children’s Advocacy Center of Southeastern Indiana on Saturday.


Man, Woman Jailed After Heroin Allegedly Found During Traffic Stop

Posted On February 09, 2015 at 9:19am EST

Ohio County deputies made a couple of heroin possession arrests during a traffic stop Friday night.


#iStandWithRitz Trends On Twitter; SBOE Bill Up For Vote Monday

Posted On February 09, 2015 at 9:05am EST

Supporters of Indiana State Schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz have been taking their dissatisfaction over the advancement of a piece of legislation to Twitter.


Dillsboro Store Scene Of Armed Robbery

Posted On February 09, 2015 at 8:40am EST

Police say an arrest has been made after a liquor store holdup.


Honorary Degree Bestowed Upon Cancer Warrior Lauren Hill

Posted On February 09, 2015 at 8:21am EST

Lauren Hill can add a college degree to her list of accomplishments during her inspirational fight against brain cancer.


Prison For Pills: Four Dealers Sentenced

Posted On February 06, 2015 at 3:40pm EST

A 20 year sentence is ordered for a Rising Sun man who was among four people arrested for dealing prescription pills last March.


Primary Election Filing Deadline Passes; Here's Who's Running

Posted On February 06, 2015 at 2:36pm EST

The filing deadline for candidates to declare for Indiana’s 2015 municipal elections passed at noon Friday.


United Way, Proximo Support L'burg Reading Program

Posted On February 06, 2015 at 1:51pm EST

The United Way Reading Program is a volunteer tutoring program to assist first grade students become better readers.

According to the American Heart Association, heart disease and stroke are responsible for 30 percent of all female deaths in Indiana. Wear Red Day encourages women to know the signs of heart disease, the number one killer of women.

Wear Red Day: Indiana Heart Disease Survivor "Blessed to Be Alive"

Posted On February 06, 2015 at 1:42pm EST

Mary Carol Rowan of Crown Point says heart disease nearly claimed her life.