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Online ISTEP+ Testing Begins Monday; Officials Hope Not Repeat Of Last Year

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 8:17am EDT

Online ISTEP+ testing begins Monday in Indiana, but there are concerns whether the computer-based portion of the testing will go smoothly.

Andrew Sebree

Boone County Sheriff's Office

Five Year Sentence For Fatal N. Ky. Crash

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 7:40am EDT

A five year prison sentence has been ordered for a Florence man who caused a fatal crash.


Guilty Plea From Alleged Drug Dealer Accused In Fatal Overdose

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 7:25am EDT

A guilty plea is being made for an accused drug dealer who police say sold a fatal overdose victim his final batch of heroin.

Mike Perleberg, Eagle 99.3

PHOTOS: LHS Gym Demolition Underway

Posted On April 24, 2014 at 7:10am EDT

Demolition started on the old Lawrenceburg High School gymnasium Tuesday, but the work became far more apparent Wednesday.


Man Flees Officers, Shoots Self At State Park

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 12:36pm EDT

A man is in the hospital after shooting himself following a standoff with law enforcement at the Versailles State Park.


U.S. 52 In Franklin Co. Could Reopen May 1

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 8:08am EDT

U.S. 52 in Franklin County remains closed east of Brookville due to a bad case of erosion, but only for another week or so.

Lisa Fay Ellis

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Two Charged In Multi-State Meth Ring Sentenced

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 7:16am EDT

At least two of the 25 people charged in connection with a large methamphetamine cooking operation have pleaded guilty and been sentenced.

Christopher Anderson and Katelin Bruce

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Drug Dealing Dad Sentenced To 16 Years Prison, Probation

Posted On April 23, 2014 at 6:04am EDT

Half of a couple who took their two children to a drug deal has been sentenced to prison time.

Katelyn Markham

New Skeletal Remains Believed To Be Of Katelyn Markham

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 8:15pm EDT

Bones believed to be additional remains of homicide victim Katlyn Markham have been found in the same Franklin County spot where her remains were found last year.


Nominations Accepted For Mayor Of Bright

Posted On April 22, 2014 at 2:04pm EDT

Bright residents can nominate their four-legged friends to become the next Mayor of Bright.