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Ripley Co. Sheriff Investigate Cross Plains Burglary

Posted On June 07, 2012 at 6:29am EDT

The Ripley County Sheriff's Department is investigating a residential burglary that occurred at a home at 8651 South S.R. 129 in Cross Plains Tuesday morning.   Subjects entered the home and took firearms.  A check of the neighborhood revealed that a white box type vehicle similar to a suburban with vertical doors and tinted windows was…

Indiana Fallen Officers Blood Drive Today

Posted On June 07, 2012 at 6:27am EDT

The Indiana Fallen Officers blood drive will begin today in Ripley and Franklin counties.  The blood drive was started by Janice Starnes in memory of her husband Dan Starnes who was a Sergeant with the Morgan County Sheriff?s Department.  Dan lost his life due to gunshot wounds he received in a line of duty gun…

Aurora man in court yesterday on child porn charges

Posted On June 07, 2012 at 6:26am EDT

The local man who is accused of downloading and printing child pornography on a library computer appeared in a Dearborn  County courtroom Wednesday. Bond for 58-year old Johnnie Ray Cook was set at $150,000.  He pleaded not guilty to 30 counts of possession of child pornography and a theft charge.  Cook was arrested when he…

Investigation into Milton-Madison Bridge construction death could take months

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 11:24am EDT

LOUISVILLE, KY. -- It could take several more months before we learn what may have led up to the death of a man working on the Milton-Madison Bridge. Roger Cox of Austin, died days after being trapped between the bucket he had been standing in and the steel beam he was working on April 30th.  A…

Connersville woman missing since yesterday found safe

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 11:01am EDT

The Connersville woman who has been missing since early Tuesday morning has been found and is okay.  When 84 year old Alvina Kunkel went missing her family was able to track her driving in her car when she used a credit card several times.  Records showed Kunkel stopped for gas about 5:30 Tuesday morning in…

Trooper Injured in Pursuit

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 10:47am EDT

      Switzerland County: Last night at approximately 9:34 p.m. Senior Trooper Patrick Williams, 36 of Vevay attempted to stop a 2000 Chevrolet pickup truck for a minor traffic violation on S.R. 56 near the Switzerland/Jefferson County line.  The driver of the pickup truck refused to pull over and gradually increased his speed as…

Planned Power Outage For Rising Sun

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 8:56am EDT

(Rising Sun, IN) Many Rising Sun Residents will be affected by a planned power outage that will be for about three hours.  Rising Sun Utilities will cut power to customers West of High Street along State Road 262 and State Road 56 North of town. The outage began at midnight and ran until about 3:00AM…

Two Kentucky Residents Win At MTV Awards

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 6:20am EDT

Josh Hutcherson of Union Kentucky was a big winner at the recent MTV Movie Awards.  Hutcherson won for best male performance for his rold in the movie Hunger Games. Jennifer Lawrence, of Louisville, KY, was also a winner for her performance.  The awards are determined by fan votes

Police Investigate Death Of 30-Year Old

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 6:19am EDT

Aurora Police are conducting an investigation into the death of a 30-year old woman. When Officers responded to the report of an unconscious female on Friday at 208 Pattison Street..they found Timmie L. Field deceased. Autopsy results are pending from the Hamilton County Coroner. The death is NOT being treated as a homicide.

Aurora man arrested for possession of child porn

Posted On June 06, 2012 at 6:16am EDT

58 year old Johnnie Ray Cook of Aurora was arrested and charged with 30 counts of possession of child pornography and 1 count of theft.  During a routine check of a building owned by the city of Aurora?Police found living quarters set up in the basement equipped with a T.V?.refrigerator, a bed and more.  Even…

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    Lost Family Member

    Posted on July 26, 2014
    Location: Milan, IN

    Lost dog. 14 yr old female Lassa-Poo, grey hair, blind…