Local News

Phone Call Helps Catch Alleged Chemical Thief

Posted On April 29, 2013 at 9:31am EDT

A man accused of taking anhydrous ammonia from an agriculture business in Ripley County is in jail after a witness noticed a suspicious car parked there.


Bill Gives Ind. Nonviolent Offenders Fresh Start

Posted On April 29, 2013 at 8:43am EDT

A bill to eliminate or expunge non-violent, felony or misdemeanor charges will now go to Governor Mike Pence to sign into law.


Cold Case Playing Cards Used In Ripley Co. Jail

Posted On April 29, 2013 at 8:39am EDT

Shuffle up and deal Ripley County inmates. That next hand could help solve any of 52 Indiana cold cases.


Reduced To A Shell Of Original, SB 528 Passes

Posted On April 29, 2013 at 7:52am EDT

State lawmakers turned down at the end of the 2013 lawmaking session Friday a number of proposals aimed at helping Indiana casinos.


“Drug Testing For Welfare” Doesn’t Pass Statehouse

Posted On April 29, 2013 at 7:23am EDT

A local lawmaker’s wish to see drug testing for welfare in Indiana will not happen this year. State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) authored failed House Bill 1483.


Water Boil Advisory For Dillsboro

Posted On April 29, 2013 at 6:11am EDT

There is a Boil Water Advisory in Dillsboro asking residents to boil their water before drinking or cooking with it.

Inflatable Movie Saturday In Rising Sun

Posted On April 26, 2013 at 12:57pm EDT

Folks in Rising Sun can check out a free movie under the stars on Saturday evening.


Busy Final Day Of 2013 Lawmaking Session

Posted On April 26, 2013 at 12:38pm EDT

Friday is the final day of business at the Indiana Statehouse. That is unless lawmakers work early into Saturday morning finishing up business for the 2013 legislative session. It’s happened before. Eagle 99.3 spoke with State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg).


Hoffmeier Honored For Service To DCH Board

Posted On April 26, 2013 at 11:51am EDT

Well-respected Dearborn County resident, Robert “Red” Hoffmeier was recently honored for his dedication and service to the Dearborn County Hospital Board of Trustees.


“A Roar of Thunder” To Run In Rising Sun

Posted On April 26, 2013 at 10:41am EDT

A popular powerboat racing event will race down the Ohio River from its usual location this year.