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JCD’s Abby Wagner Named Mental Attitude Award Winner

Posted On February 27, 2016 at 4:14pm EST

JCD's Abby Wagner won the Patricia L. Roy Mental Attitude Award in Class A Girls Basketball.

UPDATE: Child, 3, Fatally Shot With .357 Handgun

Posted On February 27, 2016 at 7:26am EST

UPDATE: The child was fatally shot in the chest with a .357 handgun, according to the Dearborn County Sheriff's Department.

Cincinnati Man Wanted For Home Improvement Fraud

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 3:30pm EST

A Cincinnati man is accused of home improvement fraud.

Two More Earn Sentences For Bright Meth Lab Bust; One Awaits Trial

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 1:51pm EST

Two men who were involved in a large meth operation in West Harrison last year have been sentenced.

F-Bombs Towards Judge Tack On Extra Time To Man's 50 Year Sentence

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 1:50pm EST

A man sentenced for a brutal beating of a woman earned himself more time behind bars during a profanity-laden outburst in a Dearborn County courtroom.

Educational Forum Aims To Help Kids On The Autism Spectrum

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 12:34pm EST

More children are being diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) every day, yet doctors still are uncertain of the cause.

Police Call A Full-Court Press To Combat Impaired Driving

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 11:32am EST

The Franklin and Ripley County Traffic Safety Partnership announced today they will join efforts with over 250 Indiana state and local law enforcement agencies to increase education and enforcement around dangerous and impaired driving.

Child Porn Conviction Adds To Prison Time For Heroin Dealer

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 10:55am EST

Extra prison time is being ordered for a man who recorded video of himself engaging in sex acts with a child after trading for heroin.

Affidavit Seeks Missing EMT's Bank Records For Theft Investigation

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 9:49am EST

A missing Rising Sun man may now be the focus of a criminal investigation.

Southwest, Three Rivers Get "F" On Report Cards; New State Test Getting Blame

Posted On February 26, 2016 at 8:40am EST

The shift to Common Core standards in Ohio is pushing down grades on local school districts' report cards.