Local News

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


HS Principal Among New South Dearborn Hires

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 6:08am EST

Faces old and new will man administrative positions at South Dearborn Community Schools next school year.


Ind. Hunters Set Record Deer Harvest In 2012

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 1:15pm EST

Hunters took advantage of new equipment regulations and extra hunting dates to harvest a record 136,248 deer during the 2012 season.

East Central HS Hosts College Fair March 13

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 1:02pm EST

The March madness for many high school seniors to settle on a college prior to graduation could be eased by an upcoming event at East Central High School.