Local News

Whitewater Township Fire, EMS Levy On The Ballot Tuesday

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 7:38am EDT

In addition to voting on presidential nominees Tuesday, Whitewater Township voters will be asked to choose whether they want to approve a tax levy for fire and EMS services.

Deer Causes Fatal Motorcycle Wreck

Posted On March 14, 2016 at 6:57am EDT

A 27-year-old man died after a deer jumped in the path of his motorcycle in Florence early Saturday morning.

Spring Forward To Safety: Change Clocks, Smoke Alarm Batteries This Weekend

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 4:20pm EST

Hoosiers will be turning forward the clock this weekend for the beginning of Daylight Saving Time.

Pig Roast To Benefit Rabbit Hash General Store Restoration; Local Bank Matching Donations

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 2:47pm EST

A community pig roast fundraiser will be held this weekend to benefit the restoration of the historic Rabbit Hash General Store.

Three New Versailles Troopers Receive Cars, Begin Solo Patrols

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 1:58pm EST

Three new Indiana State Troopers from the Versailles Post received their first patrol cars Tuesday.

More Than 1,300 Acres Bought In Indiana With Wildlife-Restoration Money

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 1:38pm EST

Money from taxes on guns, ammunition and fishing equipment is being doled out to all 50 states to be used to help protect fishing, hunting and wildlife areas.

Ripley Co. Prosecutor Delivers "State Of The Streets"

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 1:03pm EST

Illegal drugs are the single largest criminal justice issue in Ripley County, the prosecutor said.

Margaret Mary Health Offering Summer Program For Local Students

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 12:56pm EST

Do you know a student interested in pursuing a career in health care?

Ind. Farmland Property Tax Relief Likely To Become Law

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 12:27pm EST

Indiana farmers are getting some property tax relief thanks to a bill that passed on the final day of the 2016 lawmaking session Thursday.

Two Arrested In Connection With Burglaries

Posted On March 11, 2016 at 10:05am EST

Two men are in jail accused of committing three burglaries in Dearborn County and possibly several home in neighboring Ripley County.