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Four Years After Closure, Collier Ridge Bridge Is Open

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 12:47pm EST

After more than four years being closed, the new Collier Ridge Road Bridge opened to traffic Friday morning.


Sunman Chamber Awards Come With Glitz & Glamour

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 11:38am EST

Sunman went Hollywood for the Sunman Area Chamber of Commerce’s awards dinner on Friday, November 7.


Congressman Messer Selected For GOP House Leadership Position

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 11:01am EST

Southeast Indiana’s congressman appears to be on the fast track to leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Dearborn County Past, Modern History On Display In Statehouse

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 10:37am EST

Dearborn County was recently invited to display items to fill a beautiful and prominent display case in the foyer of Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann’s office at the Indiana Statehouse.


Deer Gun Season Begins Saturday In Ind.; Hunters Can Feed The Hungry

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 10:22am EST

Hunters across Indiana will wake up before dawn, put on their camouflage, take to their blinds or tree stands, and wait patiently on a chilly morning Saturday, all in hopes of claiming a trophy buck.


Versailles Police Investigate Vehicle Break-In Spree

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 9:12am EST

Police in Versailles are trying to track down the person or people who broke into 20 vehicles and three garages.


More Options In Indiana As 2015 Marketplace Enrollment Begins

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 8:42am EST

The estimated 600,000 people in Indiana without health-care coverage have an opportunity to shop for plans when the Indiana Health Insurance Marketplace opens for business on Saturday.


Ripley County Chamber Hands Out Awards; Morris Named Citizen Of The Year

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 8:25am EST

After 17 years serving as the leader of one of Ripley County’s biggest charitable organizations, Sally Morris is retiring.


Wood Burner Ignites Home's Deck

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 7:42am EST

A wood burner is being blamed for a house fire in Florence early Friday morning.


Vandals Tag Hebron; Police Seeking Suspects

Posted On November 14, 2014 at 7:35am EST

Somebody’s handy work with paint isn’t seen as art, but vandalism.