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Teacher Assessments Released By Ind. DOE

Posted On April 07, 2014 at 1:07pm EDT

For the first time ever, there is public data from the Indiana Department of Education detailing just how good – or bad – teachers are on a school level.

Franklin Co. Council Band-Aids Large Budget Shortfall

Posted On April 07, 2014 at 10:01am EDT

Franklin County Council is avoiding county employee reductions, at least in the short term.

State Rep. Jud McMillin

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McMillin Earns 100% On Voting Record From Manufacturers

Posted On April 07, 2014 at 8:37am EDT

One local lawmaker gets a perfect score on his 2014 voting record by the Indiana Manufacturer’s Association.


Reminder: Monday Is Indiana Voter Registration Deadline

Posted On April 07, 2014 at 8:08am EDT

Monday, April 7 is the final day to register to vote for the May 6 Primary Election in Indiana.

Traffic was stopped on I-74 westbound following a report of a man jumping into the flooding river.


UPDATE: Man Still Missing After Weekend Search Of Great Miami River

Posted On April 07, 2014 at 7:47am EDT

The search could continue Monday in the Great Miami River for a man who jumped into the water last Friday afternoon.


More Rain To Fall On Eagle Country

Posted On April 07, 2014 at 7:33am EDT

Another day of heavy rain is possible in the Tri-State.

Zachary Boling

Boone County Sheriff's Office

Boone County Inmate On The Lam

Posted On April 04, 2014 at 3:56pm EDT

An escaped inmate is the subject of a manhunt by Boone County police.


Aurora Mayor, Council At Odds On 4-H Livestock Ordinance

Posted On April 04, 2014 at 2:46pm EDT

4-H members in the City of Aurora may have to find a new place to raise their goats, chickens, bunnies and other small animals if city council doesn’t override a mayoral veto.

This sign sparked a "religions battle" among students at Switzerland County High School. 


School Officials Discourage Christian, Agnostic Locker Signs In "Religions Battle"

Posted On April 04, 2014 at 1:01pm EDT

Students at Switzerland County High School are getting a lesson in the limits of freedom of religion and speech in a public school.


UPDATE: Local Supplier Acquired by Hill-Rom

Posted On April 04, 2014 at 12:54pm EDT

UPDATE: Hill-Rom's acquisition of a nearby supplier located in Batesville won't change the job status of the supplier's employees, at least not anytime soon.