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Handbags For Hope Raises $5K For Women's Shelter

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 4:57pm EDT

Christmas came early this year for Safe Passage, Inc., and several of the families it currently provides services for, thanks to the generous donations from 115 Ripley County-area businesses as well as the many participants and volunteers for the 2013 “Handbags for Hope” fundraiser.

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Planning To Make Aurora More Handicap Accessible

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 4:41pm EDT

Aurora citizens, especially those with disabilities, are asked to attend a city meeting next month.

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New Oldenburg President To Be Commissioned

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 4:15pm EDT

Diane H. Laake will be officially commissioned as the new President of Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception in Oldenburg, Indiana on Sunday, August 4, 2013.

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Home Parole Visit Results in Meth Arrest

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 3:33pm EDT

Police conducting a routine parole visit at a Holton home found more than the ex-convict.

Police: Mother Left Child Alone To Do Drugs

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 3:14pm EDT

A mother is accused of leaving her small child alone in a restaurant while she allegedly did drugs in the bathroom.

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Vehicle Break-Ins Reported in Batesville

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 3:06pm EDT

Five vehicles were broken into in Batesville recently; some unlocked and others forced into.

Margaret Mary Hospital Among Top 100 Again

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 2:58pm EDT

For the second consecutive year, Margaret Mary Health has been named one of the U.S.’s best community hospitals.

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Hoxworth Holding Local Blood Drives

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 9:22am EDT

There is a series of blood drives in our area this week. See when and where.

Fewer Head Start Slots For Hoosier Kids

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 8:05am EDT

Cutting enrollment is the way most of Indiana's Head Start programs are dealing with the nearly 5.3 percent in cuts to funding resulting from the federal sequester.

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Pipeline Being Laid Across Tri-State

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 7:44am EDT

A new oil and natural gas pipeline from Texas to Pennsylvania is being installed across the tri-state.