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IURC: Use Brookville Lake To Improve Water Supply

Posted On September 12, 2013 at 9:22am EDT

Brookville Lake is an untapped resource for supplying water, according to a report from the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission.

SR 46 Repaving Now Through Mid-Nov.

Posted On September 12, 2013 at 8:19am EDT

The Indiana Department of Transportation will repave the 4-lane section of State Road 46 through Batesville, repair several curbs and install ADA-compliant sidewalk ramps at the S.R. 129 intersection—beginning next week. 


AP: Bennett Emails May Violate Election, Ethics Laws

Posted On September 12, 2013 at 8:10am EDT

There may be more trouble for former Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Bennett.


UPDATE: Excise Police Raid White's Flea Market

Posted On September 12, 2013 at 7:34am EDT

UPDATE: The 14 vendors arrested during Wednesday's Indiana State Excise Police raid at White's Farm Flea Market were all from Cincinnati.


Oral Arguments Thurs. In Blogger's Free Speech Case

Posted On September 12, 2013 at 7:15am EDT

An internet blogger is out of prison, but is still appealing his conviction to the Indiana Supreme Court.

Ivy Tech Southeast Instructors Earn Awards

Posted On September 11, 2013 at 12:21pm EDT

Ivy Tech Community College Southeast's Angel Spyrou Beets and Dr. Karl J. Ullrich each receive statewide awards.

Prosecutor Offers Financial Training To Single Parents

Posted On September 11, 2013 at 12:13pm EDT

The Dearborn-Ohio County Prosecutor's Office is offering a free financial education training course to help single parents develop the appropriate skills and tools to combat the financial struggles that they face every day.

Oldenburg Has Three National Merit Semifinalists

Posted On September 11, 2013 at 11:41am EDT

Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception is pleased to announce that Daniel Mullen’14, Gabrielle Mungcal’14, and Tabitha Shenk’14 have been named National Merit Semifinalists.

New Ripley Co. Coroner Is 23-Years-Old

Posted On September 11, 2013 at 11:37am EDT

There’s a new coroner in Ripley County after the former coroner resigned last month.


Man Held After Shooting In North Vernon

Posted On September 11, 2013 at 10:39am EDT

A man is dead and a second in jail after a shooting Monday in North Vernon.