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Freedom Hope Fans Line Up For Te'o Gag Gift

Posted On May 23, 2013 at 7:57am EDT

The Florence Freedom minor league baseball team made national headlines earlier this year when they announced a peculiar bobblehead giveaway.

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Legion Bringing Back Memorial Day Parade May 27

Posted On May 23, 2013 at 7:39am EDT

The Lawrenceburg American Legion Post 239 wants the community to remember that Memorial Day is not about barbecues and swimming pools. It’s about those who gave their lives defending the country.

Firefighters' Quick Response Limits House Fire

Posted On May 23, 2013 at 7:11am EDT

A man was hospitalized following a house fire early Thursday morning in Aurora.

Dearborn Sheriff's Dept. Warns Of Car Theft Suspect

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 4:14pm EDT

Residents in the Manchester and Sunman areas of Dearborn County are being advised to lock their vehicles.

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Driver Rescued After Car Splashes Into Pond

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 2:58pm EDT

A man and his car had to be pulled from a lake in Florence Wednesday afternoon.

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State Leaders Call For Grant Oversight In New Article

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 2:38pm EDT

Following up on its Sunday front page expose concerning the City of Lawrenceburg 10 County Regional Grant Program, The Indianapolis Star published a new article Wednesday providing reaction from state officials.

INDOT Awards $1.4M Rising Sun Contract

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 2:03pm EDT

The Indiana Department of Transportation awarded a $1,435,600 contract to Beaty Construction of Boggstown for Phase IV of a bicycle/pedestrian facilities project at Rising Sun.

BMV Says It May Have Inadvertently Overcharged

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 9:10am EDT

Facing a lawsuit, the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles says it may have "inadvertently" overcharged some Hoosiers for their drivers licenses.

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Red Cross Offers Support In Oklahoma

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 8:54am EDT

The local Red Cross is helping Moore, Oklahoma in the aftermath of an EF5 tornado that destroyed the Oklahoma City suburb with its 200 MPH winds.

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INDOT: SR 62 Will Reopen June 3

Posted On May 22, 2013 at 8:47am EDT

It has been more than two years since State Road 62 near Friendship was shut down after being washed out by rain.