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Grants Aid Switzerland, Ripley Counties Public Safety Agencies

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 11:55am EDT

Agencies in two local counties have received grants from the Indiana Homeland Security Foundation.

No In-Prison Drug Treatment Recommended For Burglar

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 11:30am EDT

A heroin addict who burglarized the homes of two neighbors won’t receive specialized counseling in prison to help him turn his life around.

Probation For Father Who Brought Child Along To Drug Deal

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 10:46am EDT

A father who dealt prescription drugs from his vehicle as his two-year-old son rode along has been sentenced to 18 years on probation.

Bill Eliminates Ban On Sawed-Off Shotguns

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 10:39am EDT

Indiana lawmakers have approved a bill that will make sawed-off shotguns legal in Indiana.

New Principal At L'burg's Central Elementary In 2015-2016

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 10:02am EDT

A chain reaction of personnel moves means that students and teachers at Lawrenceburg’s Central Elementary School will have a new principal next school year.

Father Offers Reward For Arrest After Son's Dirt Bike Stolen

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 9:37am EDT

Ty Brown says his son's blue dirt bike was reported stolen from their home on Saturday, June 13.

South Dearborn School Board Taking School Closure Conversation To Moores Hill June 24

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 9:15am EDT

Citizens in the South Dearborn Community Schools district will have the opportunity to voice their concerns over the district’s proposal to close a school.

UPDATE: Disabled Vehicles Cause A Crunch On Cropper Bridge

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 8:45am EDT

UPDATE: Both disabled vehicles on the I-275 Carroll C. Cropper Bridge have been removed.

Ponzi Scheme Partner Receives 8 More Years In Dearborn Co.

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 8:44am EDT

An eight year sentence has been ordered in Dearborn County for an investment scammer, but it won’t put him behind bars for any additional time.

Baby Found Along Highway; Mother Charged

Posted On June 16, 2015 at 7:26am EDT

An 18-month-old child was found wandering on the side of a state highway.