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Atheists Now Taking Issue With Franklin Co. Memorial

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 3:45pm EST

Franklin County government is getting another legal challenge from an atheist organization.


Local Schools Part Of Microsoft IT Academy Pilot Program

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 2:33pm EST

Three southeast Indiana high schools are among the first in Indiana participating in a pilot program that allows students to certification from the Microsoft IT Academy.


Governor Scraps Development Of JustIN State-Run News Website

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 2:11pm EST

The backlash against a state-run news website this week has been JustIN-credible.


McMillin's Dial 211 Expansion Bill Advances In House

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 1:06pm EST

State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) authored House Bill (HB) 1010, Connect2Help 2-1-1, to support and expand 2-1-1 services to assist Hoosiers in need


AUDIO: Mardis Gras Ball Raises Money For Children's Advocacy Center

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 12:23pm EST

Coming up in February, you can celebrate Mardi Gras while helping support an important regional social service at the same time.


Most Local Counties End Year With Unemployment Below 6 Percent

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 9:58am EST

New unemployment data shows that much of southeast Indiana was below the statewide unemployment rate of 5.8 percent in December.


UPDATE: Rising Sun Water Boiling Advisory Canceled

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 9:38am EST

UPDATE: Rising Sun Municipal Utilities is lifting a water boiling advisory in the city.


Beware Wet, Icy Roads Leading To Accidents Thursday Morning

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 7:18am EST

Freezing rain overnight has made for a rough Thursday morning for some local commuters.


UPDATE: Governors Say Tolls, Fuel Tax Will Fund Brent Spence Construction

Posted On January 28, 2015 at 5:08pm EST

Ohio and Kentucky’s governors have announced a new package of funding proposals to replace the Interstate 75 Brent Spence Bridge connecting Cincinnati to northern Kentucky.


Indiana Flips The Switch On Medicaid Expansion

Posted On January 28, 2015 at 5:06pm EST

Within days, hundreds of thousands of people could be covered by Indiana's newly expanded Medicaid program.