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Longtime Sheriff's Detective Retires

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 10:23am EDT

Detective Sergeant John Vance retired from the Dearborn County Sheriff’s Office Friday, March 11.

ACLU: Indiana Could Lose More Money Over LGBT Issue

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 9:38am EDT

In some areas of Indiana, it's legal for LGBT residents to be married over the weekend and fired from a job for it on Monday.

Barn Burglar Receives Six Year Sentence

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 9:18am EDT

It’s a six year sentence for a man convicted of burglarizing a barn in Ohio County.

Whitewater Township Fire, EMS Levy On The Ballot Tuesday

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 7:38am EDT

In addition to voting on presidential nominees Tuesday, Whitewater Township voters will be asked to choose whether they want to approve a tax levy for fire and EMS services.

Deer Causes Fatal Motorcycle Wreck

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 6:57am EDT

A 27-year-old man died after a deer jumped in the path of his motorcycle in Florence early Saturday morning.

Spring Forward To Safety: Change Clocks, Smoke Alarm Batteries This Weekend

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 4:20pm EST

Hoosiers will be turning forward the clock this weekend for the beginning of Daylight Saving Time.

Pig Roast To Benefit Rabbit Hash General Store Restoration; Local Bank Matching Donations

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 2:47pm EST

A community pig roast fundraiser will be held this weekend to benefit the restoration of the historic Rabbit Hash General Store.

Three New Versailles Troopers Receive Cars, Begin Solo Patrols

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 1:58pm EST

Three new Indiana State Troopers from the Versailles Post received their first patrol cars Tuesday.

More Than 1,300 Acres Bought In Indiana With Wildlife-Restoration Money

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 1:38pm EST

Money from taxes on guns, ammunition and fishing equipment is being doled out to all 50 states to be used to help protect fishing, hunting and wildlife areas.

Ripley Co. Prosecutor Delivers "State Of The Streets"

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 1:03pm EST

Illegal drugs are the single largest criminal justice issue in Ripley County, the prosecutor said.