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Teen Arrested For Dollar Shop Burglary

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 3:31pm EST

A 19-year-old Versailles man is accused of burglarizing the Family Dollar in the Ripley County town earlier this month.


Ind. Drug Testing Bill Headed For Senate

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 3:28pm EST

Some Indiana welfare recipients will be required to take a drug test in order to receive their benefits under a bill that passed the House Monday.


Tanners Creek Faces Closure In New AEP Deal

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 1:10pm EST

A move to meet federal Environmental Protection Agency regulations announced Monday by American Electric Power could force the complete closure of the Tanners Creek Power Plant in Lawrenceburg.

DUI Arrest Made Following Crash

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 11:06am EST

An alleged drunk driver was arrested after causing an accident on U.S. 52 in Franklin County.


Digital Conversion Threatens To Close Theater

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 10:38am EST

Brookville Main Street, Inc. President Allen Beneker writes that the 75-year-old Brookville Theater could soon close unless help comes.

$85B Sequestration Puts Services, Jobs At Risk

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 8:56am EST

Federal government sequestration could have a sizable impact in Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky.

Oldenburg Student Named National Merit Finalist

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 8:16am EST

Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception is pleased to announce that Natalie Pottschmidt, of Bright, has been named a National Merit Finalist.

Bus Nearly Tips Over In Dearborn Co.

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 8:10am EST

Traffic on State Road 1 and Pribble Road in Dearborn County got backed up Saturday evening.

Man Arrested For OVI, Bottles Of Urine In Truck

Posted On February 25, 2013 at 7:58am EST

Following an intoxicated driving stop last week, police learned that a Versailles man may have been planning to cheat on a drug test.

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.