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(Front row, left to right) Skylar Combs, Toria Gobel (captain) and Tora Coleman. (Back row left to right) Emma Miller, Morgan Henkel (captain), Amanda Garner and Sabrina Allen.


Milan Dancers Bring Home Three Titles

Posted On April 25, 2014 at 10:30am EDT

A southeast Indiana school dance team can claim that they are national champions three times over.


Credit Card Fraud At Casinos Results In Prison Time

Posted On April 25, 2014 at 9:36am EDT

A three year prison sentence has been ordered for a Kentucky man who used forged credit cards at Ohio River casinos.


Saturday Brings Little League Openers In L'burg, Aurora, Harrison

Posted On April 25, 2014 at 9:19am EDT

Local little leagues get their 2014 baseball seasons started this weekend.


Man, 67, Accused Of Molesting Child

Posted On April 25, 2014 at 8:04am EDT

A Greendale man is accused of child molesting.

As Earth Week wraps up, people are encouraged to turn in expired and unwanted medications for safe and proper disposal on Saturday, which is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. 

Photo credit: Jane M Sawyer.

This Weekend, A Safe Way To Dispose Of Unwanted, Unused Meds

Posted On April 25, 2014 at 6:24am EDT

Many people have medications in their homes that are either expired or unused, and state leaders want to ensure they don't get into the wrong hands.

Youths compete in an IXCR race held last year in Indiana. 


Motocross Event On Ohio Co. BZA's Agenda Thursday

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 3:41pm EDT

A large crowd is expected at Thursday evening’s Ohio County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting.


SEI 1Q Home Sales Slower, Prices Lower

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 1:17pm EDT

Southeast Indiana area home sales were slower in the first quarter of 2014 than they were during the same time period a year ago.

Tom Stevens, Sr.


Concert Will Help Late Firefighter’s Family

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 12:47pm EDT

A concert featuring five local bands will raise money for the family of Bright Fire and EMS assistant chief Tom Stevens, Sr.

Switzerland Co. Sheriff To Take On Drug Issues At May 13 Forum

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 11:10am EDT

Switzerland County citizens are being invited to an event that will teach how to recognize a person abusing drugs.

(clockwise from top left) Taylor Mullen

Four Rising Sun HS Seniors Earn $4,000 Scholarships

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 10:04am EDT

Four Rising Sun High School senior students have been named recipients of the Ohio County Community Foundation Scholarship for 2014. The scholarship is administered by the Ohio County Community Foundation.