EagleCountryOnline.com

Local News

Oldenburg Student Named National Merit Finalist

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 8:16am EST

Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception is pleased to announce that Natalie Pottschmidt, of Bright, has been named a National Merit Finalist.

Bus Nearly Tips Over In Dearborn Co.

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 8:10am EST

Traffic on State Road 1 and Pribble Road in Dearborn County got backed up Saturday evening.

Man Arrested For OVI, Bottles Of Urine In Truck

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 7:58am EST

Following an intoxicated driving stop last week, police learned that a Versailles man may have been planning to cheat on a drug test.

UPDATED: Ice Coats Tri-State Roads, Trees

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 11:34am EST

UPDATE: Franklin County has upgraded to a Level 2 (Orange) Travel Emergency.

crash-i-275-pileup-enquirer-01222013-small.jpg

Long Report Details Massive I-275 Pileup

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 11:21am EST

An investigation into a deadly 90-vehicle pileup on Interstate 275 in Hamilton County last month has determined that fault cannot be placed on any one person.

gun-and-bullets-small.jpg

ISP Receiving 4,000 Gun Permit Requests A Week

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 10:26am EST

The requests for gun permits may be at an all-time high in Indiana, but not all the Hoosiers applying really need a permit.

Rep. Frye’s Natural Gas Vehicle Bill Passes House

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 9:14am EST

House Bill (HB) 1324, which deals with natural gas as a motor fuel, passed out of the House with a unanimous bipartisan vote.

Tax Cut Vote Blocked By House Republicans

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 8:57am EST

Indiana House Republicans are blocking a vote on Governor Mike Pence's tax cut with a promise to take up the issue in April.

school-class-classroom-students-raise-hands-small.jpg

Ind. School Voucher Expansion Bill Passes House

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 8:08am EST

A proposal to allow kindergartners and some other students to be immediately eligible for Indiana's private school voucher program has been approved by the Indiana House.

indiana-senate-chamber.jpg

SB 528 Casino Admissions Tax Amended

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 7:24am EST

A casino gaming bill that could have a big impact on local communities is going through some changes before it is voted on in the Indiana Senate.