Local News


Ind. School Voucher Expansion Bill Passes House

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 8:08am EST

A proposal to allow kindergartners and some other students to be immediately eligible for Indiana's private school voucher program has been approved by the Indiana House.


SB 528 Casino Admissions Tax Amended

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 7:24am EST

A casino gaming bill that could have a big impact on local communities is going through some changes before it is voted on in the Indiana Senate.


HS Principal Among New South Dearborn Hires

Posted On February 22, 2013 at 6:08am EST

Faces old and new will man administrative positions at South Dearborn Community Schools next school year.


Ind. Hunters Set Record Deer Harvest In 2012

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 1:15pm EST

Hunters took advantage of new equipment regulations and extra hunting dates to harvest a record 136,248 deer during the 2012 season.

East Central HS Hosts College Fair March 13

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 1:02pm EST

The March madness for many high school seniors to settle on a college prior to graduation could be eased by an upcoming event at East Central High School.

Catfishing Club Treasurer Charged With $8K Theft

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 11:07am EST

An Aurora man is accused of taking more than $8,000 from a local organization.


Congressman Will Have Coffee In Rising Sun

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 8:45am EST

Southeast Indiana’s Congressman will be in town Friday.


Winter Weather Advisory Thursday, Friday

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 8:27am EST

An icy winter storm is forecasted for the tri-state Thursday night into Friday morning.


Rep. Frye Honors Hoosier World War II Veteran

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 7:44am EST

State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) honored Jim Pendleton today with a resolution on the House floor for his heroism during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. Pendleton is one of few soldiers that survived the battle.


Stick Used In Home Invasion Beating

Posted On February 21, 2013 at 7:19am EST

A man who believed he was owed more money for repair work he did was arrested after he broke into another man’s home and beat him with a large wooden stick.