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Ripley County Community Foundation Names New Exec. Dir.

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 1:46pm EDT

The Ripley County Community Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the new President of the Foundation is Amy Kellerman Streator.


Services To Adults And Youth Seeking Volunteers

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 1:37pm EDT

Calling all crafters and those who are looking for some way to volunteer: STAY (Services to Adults and Youth) is in need of volunteers to help create simple toys and activities for infants and toddlers.


SR 46 To Close August 11 At Bridge Over I-74

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 1:22pm EDT

The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to close State Road 46 at its bridge over Interstate 74 on or after Monday, August 11.


Ohio Co.'s Gentrup Honored As "Hometown Hero"

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 11:03am EDT

He's done a lot for southeast Indiana's military veterans, but P.G. Gentrup had thousands standing in support of him one recent afternoon.


Car Stolen From Milan Resident's Driveway

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 10:10am EDT

A Milan resident is out of a car after somebody stole his on Monday, July 28.


Three Hurt In Rear-End Collision

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 9:07am EDT

A crash on State Road 46 in Ripley County sent three people to the hospital Thursday.


2014 Indiana State Fair Open For Fun

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 8:51am EDT

The Indiana State Fair kicks off Friday, and along with several time honored traditions, there are plenty of new attractions.


Reward Offered For Info On Truck Vandalism

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 8:14am EDT

Two Aurora residents are offering a $500 reward for helping find who is responsible for recent vandalism.


Boone County 4th In State In Heroin Overdoses

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 7:48am EDT

The number of people dying from heroin is on the rise in Kentucky, and Boone County is among the worst counties for overdoses on the dangerous drug.


Planned Power Outage In Rising Sun Next Week

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 7:19am EDT

Some Rising Sun residents need to prepare for a planned power outage.