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DLGF Rejects Franklin County 2015 Budget; More Cuts Likely Due

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 12:20pm EDT

More cuts may be in store after Franklin County’s proposed 2015 budget is denied by the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance.


Police Dragnet Captures Attempted Burglary Suspect

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 11:09am EDT

Police have apprehended a man suspected of attempting to break into a home in Bright.


AUDIO: Lauren Hill Says Support Is "Big Boost"; Eagle 99.3 Will Broadcast "Gray Game"

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 10:59am EDT

There are times when she feels down, but Lauren Hill’s terminal brain cancer diagnosis has emboldened her to achieve quite a lot in the roughly 10 days since her story began spreading around the world.


Democrats Criticize, Question Pence's Travel

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 10:48am EDT

Indiana Democrats are attacking Governor Mike Pence in an effort to win on Election Day.


Walton Resident Wins KSP Civilian Employee Of The Year

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 10:17am EDT

Walton-resident Dacia Wood was named KSP Civilian Employee of the Year. An eight-year veteran of the agency, Wood is a Police Telecommunications Shift Supervisor at KSP Post 6 in Dry Ridge.


Mom, Friend, Indicted After Child Nearly Drowns

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 10:10am EDT

A couple is facing charges after a two-year-old boy nearly drowned in a hotel swimming pool.


Smashing Pumpkin: Burglar Makes Unique Entrance Into Home

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 9:38am EDT

While many home burglars may use a crowbar or hammer to break into a house, the person who broke into a Holton couple’s home took a more seasonal approach.


Construction, Lane Closures Planned On Carroll Cropper Bridge

Posted On October 24, 2014 at 9:09am EDT

A $6.7 million project to restore the bridge deck on the Interstate 275 Carroll Cropper Bridge between Indiana and Kentucky will start soon.


UPDATE: Barn Ablaze In Dillsboro

Posted On October 23, 2014 at 5:45pm EDT

UPDATE: The barn fire in Dillsboro this morning caused no injuries to animals or humans, according to the Dillsboro Fire Department.


UPDATE: Substance Prompting Scare At Honda In Greensburg Was Non-Toxic

Posted On October 23, 2014 at 2:40pm EDT

UPDATE: Honda Manufacturing of Indiana has restarted production following a scare at the sprawling auto manufacturing plant in Greensburg Thursday morning.