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HIP At Capacity; Enrollment Halted

Posted On July 25, 2014 at 9:13am EDT

Enrollment into the Healthy Indiana Plan – an insurance option for low-income Hoosiers – is being put on pause for now.


Dearborn County Chamber Announces Member Appreciation Day

Posted On July 25, 2014 at 8:40am EDT

Chamber providing tickets, transportation and a tailgate for members to the Cincinnati Reds homes game on September 24.

Hillenbrand, Inc. executive Christopher Lowery will be the chancellor of Ivy Tech Community College's recently merged Columbus and Southeast regions.

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New Ivy Tech Chancellor Leaving Batesville School Board

Posted On July 25, 2014 at 8:22am EDT

The president of the Batesville Community Schools Board of Trustees is stepping down after taking a job in higher education.


Milan Officials Ask For Citizens' Help To Save Lake

Posted On July 25, 2014 at 7:53am EDT

One of Milan’s most valuable natural resources is in danger of drying up unless the town can find the funding to save it.

The Bright Community Parade features plenty of fun for all ages, including Saturday's big parade.

Bright Fest Perseveres; Expecting Big Weekend

Posted On July 24, 2014 at 4:24pm EDT

Firefighters at the Bright Volunteer Fire Department are hard at work Thursday, though they aren’t battling a fire or aiding vehicle crash victims.


Hollywood Casino, Eagle 99.3 Partner To Gather Supplies For Students

Posted On July 24, 2014 at 4:10pm EDT

Twenty tubs filled with crayons, pencils, notebooks, folders, and other school supplies will help ensure that Dearborn County’s neediest youngsters head back to school with a full backpack.

Tourism Trade Group Changes Name, Expands Membership

Posted On July 24, 2014 at 2:47pm EDT

Responding to changes in its industry and its membership, the state’s leading tourism trade group has changed its name to the Indiana Tourism Association.


Another Scooter Accident Kept Ripley County Busy

Posted On July 24, 2014 at 12:41pm EDT

First responders in Ripley County had their second accident involving a scooter in less than two hours Wednesday afternoon.


After Thursday Morning Logjam, Expect I-74/275 Backup Again Friday

Posted On July 24, 2014 at 12:12pm EDT

Interstate 74 and Interstate 275 eastbound was gridlocked Thursday morning, and local commuters may encounter a similar situation Friday.


Moped Rear-Ends UPS Truck

Posted On July 24, 2014 at 11:23am EDT

A woman was flown to the hospital after the moped she was riding ran into the back end of a delivery truck Wednesday.