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New Oldenburg President To Be Commissioned

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 4:15pm EDT

Diane H. Laake will be officially commissioned as the new President of Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception in Oldenburg, Indiana on Sunday, August 4, 2013.


Home Parole Visit Results in Meth Arrest

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 3:33pm EDT

Police conducting a routine parole visit at a Holton home found more than the ex-convict.

Police: Mother Left Child Alone To Do Drugs

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 3:14pm EDT

A mother is accused of leaving her small child alone in a restaurant while she allegedly did drugs in the bathroom.


Vehicle Break-Ins Reported in Batesville

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 3:06pm EDT

Five vehicles were broken into in Batesville recently; some unlocked and others forced into.

Margaret Mary Hospital Among Top 100 Again

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 2:58pm EDT

For the second consecutive year, Margaret Mary Health has been named one of the U.S.’s best community hospitals.


Hoxworth Holding Local Blood Drives

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 9:22am EDT

There is a series of blood drives in our area this week. See when and where.

Fewer Head Start Slots For Hoosier Kids

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 8:05am EDT

Cutting enrollment is the way most of Indiana's Head Start programs are dealing with the nearly 5.3 percent in cuts to funding resulting from the federal sequester.


Pipeline Being Laid Across Tri-State

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 7:44am EDT

A new oil and natural gas pipeline from Texas to Pennsylvania is being installed across the tri-state.

Needle Found During Traffic Stop

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 6:52am EDT

A traffic stop led to the arrest of two Batesville men Friday.


Did Bennett Bend Rules For School Grades?

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 6:43am EDT

Questions are being raised over whether the former chief of Indiana’s schools worked to change one GOP donor’s charter school grade.