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Lawrenceburg Officers Put Naloxone Training To Use

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 11:22am EST

The Lawrenceburg Police Department has become the first law enforcement agency in Dearborn County to allow officers to give heroin overdose victims a dose of a counteractive drug that could save their life.


Church Offers Free Christmas Meals To Hungry, Needy

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 10:39am EST

Members of St. John’s Catholic Church in Osgood will spend part of their Christmas helping feed families and individuals who might not otherwise have a holiday meal.


IMS Picks Straight No Chaser To Replace Nabors

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 9:51am EST

The singing of “Back Home Again in Indiana” at the 99th Indianapolis 500 will have a decidedly fuller sound.


Pay Raises Coming For Ind. State Employees

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 9:30am EST

Indiana state employees will receive a pay raise in 2015, if they did their job well in 2014.


Letter: Messer Explains Vote For "CRomnibus" Bill

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 8:52am EST

"Despite its flaws, the bill moved our state and our country forward," Indiana 6th District Congressman Luke Messer says of the "CRomnibus" bill.


Lauren Hill Getting Closer To $1M Fundraising Goal

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 8:23am EST

Lauren Hill has just over a week to meet her $1 million fundraising goal for The Cure Starts Now Foundation.


Ghent City Clerk Accused Of Stealing City Monies

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 7:58am EST

The city clerk in Ghent is accused of taking more than $100,000 in city funds.


Florence Robbery Suspect Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 7:47am EST

A man who allegedly robbed a hotel in Florence was shot dead by police on Monday.


Deputies: Drunk Driver In Three Accidents Before Stopping

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 7:22am EST

A 20-year-old man is accused of causing three vehicle accidents as he was driving under the influence through Ripley County.


NMLRA Receives $100,000 Match From Ripley Co. Community Foundation

Posted On December 23, 2014 at 7:09am EST

The National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association started an endowment fund with the Ripley County Community Foundation.