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Habitual Offender Bill Going To Governor's Desk

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 8:45am EDT

A technical bill to streamline habitual offender cases passed unanimously out of the Indiana House of Representatives on Monday. State Rep. Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) sponsored the bill in the House.

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SB 528 Gaming Bill Altered, But Still Alive

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 8:42am EDT

Indiana lawmakers Wednesday approved amendments to a bill that has the potential to heavily impact casino revenues in local communities. State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) spoke in support of local revenue-protecting changes to Senate Bill 528.

Lawmaker To Attend Town Hall In Franklin County

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 7:21am EDT

State Rep. Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) will attend a Town Hall meeting at the Brookville Fire Department Building. Sponsored by the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce, the March 21 meeting will begin at 6 p.m. and is open to the public.

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Camp, CEO of Hillenbrand, To Retire This Year

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 7:04am EDT

The leader of one of southeast Indiana’s biggest companies is retiring. Hillenbrand CEO Kenneth Camp has been with the company for 32 years.

Greendale Not Among Finalists For Stellar Grant

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 6:40am EDT

Greendale has missed the cut on a large state grant program.

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Three Busted For Heroin Possession

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 6:27am EDT

Batesville Police have arrested three people on heroin charges.

SUV Strikes Bicyclist; Rider In Hospital

Posted On March 21, 2013 at 6:22am EDT

A bicyclist is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being struck by an SUV in Whitewater Township Wednesday.

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Wounded Soldier Bondurant, Wife Moving Home

Posted On March 20, 2013 at 11:15am EDT

Standing tall on two artificial legs, an American hero is hoping to move back to his hometown. A welcome home event for retired Army PFC Brett Bondurant will be held Monday, March 25.

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Boone Co. #2, Dearborn #26 In Health Rankings

Posted On March 20, 2013 at 8:08am EDT

Boone County is the second-healthiest county in all of Kentucky, while a handful of southeast Indiana counties improved their health standings in the past year.

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Public School Supporters Rally Against Vouchers

Posted On March 20, 2013 at 7:37am EDT

Supporters of public schools, many of whom are opponents of Indiana’s private school voucher program, rallied at the Indiana Statehouse on Tuesday.