Local News

UPDATE: Power Outage Cancels School In Rising Sun

Posted On January 11, 2013 at 8:36am EST

UPDATE: Electricity has been restored to most Rising Sun residents. Rising Sun Ohio County Schools are still planning to dismiss at 9:00 a.m.

Flu Season Hits Ind. Hard; 15 Deaths Reported

Posted On January 11, 2013 at 7:35am EST

During one of the most serious flu seasons in years, the illness is claiming more lives in Indiana.


Deadly Motorcycle Crash On I-75

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 2:07pm EST

A Boone County man died Wednesday night after a crash on Interstate 75 in Grant County, Kentucky State Police said.

Church Scam Arrests May Be Imminent

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 8:58am EST

Ripley County Sheriff’s Office investigators are on the verge of having charges filed in connection with a scam that used the name of a local church.


Cincinnati Reds Caravan Will Stop In Vevay Jan. 24

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 8:42am EST

Star outfielder Jay Bruce and other Cincinnati Reds players and front office personnel will appear in Vevay later this month.


Lawmaker: Nix Key Voucher Program Requirement

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 8:19am EST

Indiana’s school voucher program – already the largest in the nation with 9,100 participating children this year – could be expanded.

Ohio Distributes First Casino Funding To Schools

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 7:43am EST

Local school districts will soon receive their first share of money from Ohio's casinos.


Burlington Man Accused Of Sexual Abuse

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 7:21am EST

A 32-year-old Burlington man is accused of molesting a girl less than half his age.


Man Allegedly Gets Reckless With Handgun

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 7:11am EST

A man is in trouble for shooting a gun towards his neighbor’s home in a crowded Bright subdivision.

Regional Grants Going Out With Council Backing

Posted On January 10, 2013 at 6:53am EST

Lawrenceburg’s 10-County Regional Grant Program is back in business helping attract business and investment to southeast Indiana.