Local News

S-DIS PTO Giving Out Drug Testing Kits

Posted On August 01, 2013 at 6:47am EDT

Drug testing kits are being given out by a local parent-teacher organization to Dearborn County parents in hopes that it will slow the drug epidemic.


Airsoft Game Creates Scare At Fair

Posted On July 31, 2013 at 11:28am EDT

Off-duty carnival employees at the Ripley County 4-H Fair caused some tense moments at the fairgrounds in Osgood last week.

Dealer Gets 10 Yr. Sentence; More Charges Pending

Posted On July 31, 2013 at 10:33am EDT

A Franklin County drug dealer who allegedly tried to bribe and intimidate a witness is going to prison for 10 years.


Police: Alleged Pool Flasher Lured Lifeguards

Posted On July 31, 2013 at 8:14am EDT

A man is accused of exposing himself to two female lifeguards at the Greendale Pool.

Law Stopping Planned Parenthood Funding Erased

Posted On July 31, 2013 at 7:44am EDT

A federal judge’s ruling in essence ends a two year legal battle between the State of Indiana and Planned Parenthood regarding Medicaid funding.


Resnick To Lead Local United Way Effort

Posted On July 31, 2013 at 7:11am EDT

The former CEO and Executive Director of Dearborn County Hospital is leading the 2013 campaign for the United Way of Greater Cincinnati Dearborn and Ohio Counties.

Fatal Fire Claims Child's Life

Posted On July 31, 2013 at 6:24am EDT

A two-year-old girl died in a house fire in Connersville Tuesday evening.


Handbags For Hope Raises $5K For Women's Shelter

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 4:57pm EDT

Christmas came early this year for Safe Passage, Inc., and several of the families it currently provides services for, thanks to the generous donations from 115 Ripley County-area businesses as well as the many participants and volunteers for the 2013 “Handbags for Hope” fundraiser.


Planning To Make Aurora More Handicap Accessible

Posted On July 30, 2013 at 4:41pm EDT

Aurora citizens, especially those with disabilities, are asked to attend a city meeting next month.


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.