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UPDATE: Two Late Night Fires In Verona, Burlington

Posted On February 13, 2014 at 12:34pm EST

UPDATE: The Enquirer reports that no cows were killed in a late night barn fire on Snow Road in Burlington.

Kathy Hess

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Nurse Requests Bond Reduction In Patient Death Case

Posted On February 13, 2014 at 12:21pm EST

A bond reduction hearing takes place in a Dearborn County courtroom Friday for a nurse accused in a nursing home resident’s death.

Jail, Probation For Running Over Wife

Posted On February 13, 2014 at 9:52am EST

A Lawrenceburg man has reached a plea agreement for running over his wife with their SUV.

Indiana Governor Mike Pence

Pence Pushes Preschool Funding In Senate

Posted On February 13, 2014 at 9:15am EST

It doesn’t happen often, but Indiana’s governor believes that funding pre-kindergarten vouchers is such an important issue that he testified before a Senate committee.


Grand Jury Indicts Men On Rape Allegations

Posted On February 13, 2014 at 8:51am EST

Two men have been indicted on rape charges in unrelated cases.


Ritz Welcomed To Central Elem.; Speaks With Educators

Posted On February 13, 2014 at 8:51am EST

She got the rock star treatment at Central Elementary School in Lawrenceburg Wednesday. Indiana State Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz spent her day visiting Jac-Cen-Del, South Dearborn, and Lawrenceburg schools.


Fire Chief Says Sprinklers Saved Apartment

Posted On February 12, 2014 at 3:38pm EST

The Lawrenceburg Fire Department credits an apartment building’s sprinkler system in preventing a stovetop fire from doing extensive damage.

Moores Hill Teen, 4-H Member Wins Volunteerism Award

Posted On February 12, 2014 at 12:37pm EST

Mariah Reynolds, 15, of Moores Hill is one of just two Indiana young volunteers honored with The Prudential Spirit of Community Award for her efforts to help victims of natural disasters.

Indiana's Children's Mental Health Initiative is helping to ensure all youth who need mental health services are able to access treatment.

Indiana Initiative Helps Meet Children’s Mental Health Needs

Posted On February 12, 2014 at 12:19pm EST

The state says an Indiana program launched less than two years ago already is working to ensure children from families who can't afford needed mental health services don't slip through the cracks.

Young Hoosiers for Indiana hold a press conference at the Indiana Statehouse Tuesday, January 11.

Young Hoosiers for Indiana

Group Of Young Hoosiers Support Marriage Amendment

Posted On February 12, 2014 at 12:08pm EST

A newly-formed group of young people say they support Indiana’s controversial House Joint Resolution 3, which seeks to write a gay marriage ban into the state’s founding document.