Local News

Elgin Fastener's Goal Is To Be N. America's Leader

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 10:35am EDT

A southeast Indiana manufacturing company is continuing to grow as it acquires a Las Vegas business.


Marijuana, Throwing Fit Lands Woman In Jail

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 10:05am EDT

Allegations of smoking marijuana, yelling obscenities, kicking, and scratching officers - as well as spitting and urinating on patrol cars - has landed a Middletown, Ohio woman in jail.


Drug Bust Goes Down In Bright

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 8:47am EDT

Heroin and methamphetamine were found in a home in Bright Monday evening.


Skyline Chili Honors Wounded Soldier

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 8:08am EDT

Dozens of people welcomed recently retired Army soldier Brett Bondurant back to southeast Indiana.


Pence Cautious Of Armed School Employees Bill

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 7:38am EDT

Republican Governor Mike Pence isn't a big fan of a bill that proposes to require every Indiana public school to have an employee carrying a loaded gun during class hours.

Frye's Disaster Relief Funding Bill Headed To Gov.

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 7:11am EDT

House Bill 1325, which deals with mobile disaster relief funding, passed out of the Senate Tuesday with a 49-0 vote. State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) authored the measure.

RSRF Awards $224,838 in New Grants

Posted On April 03, 2013 at 7:06am EDT

The Rising Sun Regional Foundation awarded a total of $224,838 in nine new grants for local governments and organizations.


Boy, 15, Now Faces Murder Charge In Adult Court

Posted On April 02, 2013 at 2:26pm EDT

One of the two teenagers accused in the murder of Milan resident Nancy Hershman has been waived to adult court.


Bill Requires Armed Staff At Every Public School

Posted On April 02, 2013 at 1:41pm EDT

A bill at the Indiana Statehouse has been amended to require all public schools in the state to have an employee armed with a loaded handgun.

MGP Adds New Varieties To L’burg Production

Posted On April 02, 2013 at 9:41am EDT

MGP Ingredients has announced the development of six additional mash bills for the production of new rye, malt and wheat whiskeys, as well as new bourbons, at the Lawrenceburg Distillery.