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Bill Would Cut Some Casino Funds To Cities

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 12:29pm EST

Casino revenues to towns like Lawrenceburg and Rising Sun could take a big hit if a proposed bill at the Statehouse becomes law.

Salvation Army Red Kettle Drive Nets $18K

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 9:42am EST

The Dearborn & Ohio County Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Drive raised more than $18,000, the most in recent memory.

Former Dearborn Commissioner Connolly Dies

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 9:21am EST

Former Dearborn County leader and lifelong resident Bob Connolly died on Valentine’s Day.


Ind. House's Budget Spends More On Education

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 8:51am EST

Indiana House fiscal leaders will release their version of the state's 2013-2014 budget Friday. They gave a preview of the budget proposal Friday.


Meth Bust Made In Batesville; Two Arrested

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 7:47am EST

A report of a stolen vehicle led to the discovery of a meth lab in Franklin County.


Mixed Verdict For Man Who Played Chicken With Bus

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 7:11am EST

A Franklin County jury has convicted a man who played a game of chicken with a school bus.

Two Injured In SR 350 Crash

Posted On February 15, 2013 at 6:26am EST

Two people are hurt in a crash in Dearborn County early Friday morning.

L’burg Council Members Give Budget Perspective

Posted On February 14, 2013 at 2:05pm EST

Lawrenceburg City Council is spreading credit for the balancing of the city’s Riverboat Fund and Municipal Development Fund budgets in 2013.

Ivy Tech Turns 50

Posted On February 14, 2013 at 12:48pm EST

Ivy Tech Community College, which got its start as Indiana Vocational Technical College, is celebrating its 50thanniversary in 2013.


Franklin Co. Declines Offer For Old 1, Bridge

Posted On February 14, 2013 at 11:40am EST

Franklin County is telling the Indiana Department of Transportation “no thanks” when it comes to taking responsibility for a road and unused bridge.