Local News


Leising Files Another Cursive Writing Bill

Posted On January 08, 2013 at 9:02am EST

A local state lawmaker is making another push to require students to push their pencils to paper and learn cursive writing.


Lawmaker Seeks To Allow Guns On Campus

Posted On January 08, 2013 at 7:12am EST

There is a proposal in Indiana to allow students at the state’s colleges to carry guns on campus.


This Is A “Severe” Flu Season

Posted On January 08, 2013 at 6:38am EST

The 2012-2013 flu season is quickly proving to be one of the worst in recent history for Indiana.


Prosecutor: Milan Burglar Had Ties To Area

Posted On January 07, 2013 at 5:14pm EST

A teenage boy who is among three people accused of murdering a defenseless Milan woman in her home had ties to Ripley County, prosecutors say.


118th Ind. General Assembly Begins Monday

Posted On January 07, 2013 at 9:56am EST

Indiana’s state lawmakers return to the statehouse Monday with the requirement to do one thing: pass a state budget.

Horseshoe Casino Doing More Hiring

Posted On January 07, 2013 at 8:43am EST

More jobs are available at the Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati. The casino is looking to hire more than 100 cocktail servers and hostesses. 

House Page Program Now Accepting Student Pages

Posted On January 07, 2013 at 7:49am EST

State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) encourages local students to apply for the Indiana House Page Program.

Officer On Duty At Rising Sun-Ohio Co. Schools

Posted On January 07, 2013 at 7:40am EST

The hallways may feel a little safer as students at Rising Sun High School head back to class after Christmas break Monday.


Three Arrested For Milan Murder

Posted On January 07, 2013 at 7:06am EST

Three people have been charged in connection with a Milan murder that investigators say was the result of a random home break-in.


Painkiller Prescriptions Filled, Then Sold

Posted On January 04, 2013 at 1:32pm EST

Two Rising Sun residents are accused of dealing pills, often as soon as one of the suspects got his prescription filled.