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Burglary Suspects Plead Not Guilty

Posted On September 06, 2012 at 6:47am EDT

Two men accused in a home invasion in which their accomplice was fatally shot were in a Boone County courtroom on Wednesday.

UPDATE: Approx. 90 Dogs Found Inside Trailers

Posted On September 05, 2012 at 2:36pm EDT

UPDATE: Switzerland County Animal Control officer Tara Hite says that 23 cats were also confiscated from three mobile homes located on Cogley Cole Road on Tuesday.

Arrest Made For Convenience Store Break-In

Posted On September 05, 2012 at 10:06am EDT

Ripley County deputies have nabbed an Osgood man for breaking into a convenience store.


Nina, Pinta Visit Rising Sun Wednesday

Posted On September 05, 2012 at 9:21am EDT

Replicas of two historical ships that once journeyed to the new world will sail to Rising Sun Wednesday.

Football Team Victim Of Bad Plumbing, Not Vandals

Posted On September 05, 2012 at 8:26am EDT

Ideas of vandalism to a local high school football team’s equipment is actually a misunderstanding, but still an unsanitary one.

Former Deputy Convicted Of Abusing 2-Month-Old

Posted On September 05, 2012 at 8:22am EDT

A Ripley County jury has found a former sheriff’s reserve deputy guilty of child abuse.


Dearborn, Switz. Co. Burn Bans Lifted

Posted On September 05, 2012 at 7:37am EDT

With the rain from Hurricane Isaac falling on Eagle Country in recent days, the last of the local burn bans have gone by the wayside.


Girl, 13, Dies In Car Accident

Posted On September 04, 2012 at 6:04pm EDT

A car crash which claimed the life of a 13-year-old girl is under investigation in Switzerland County.


Child Abuser Slapped With 48 Year Sentence

Posted On September 04, 2012 at 3:27pm EDT

A West Harrison man who seriously injured his seven-week-old daughter will serve a 48-year sentence, a Dearborn County Judge ordered.

UPDATE: World War II Vet Shoots, Kills Burglar

Posted On September 04, 2012 at 2:56pm EDT

UPDATE: Boone County Sheriff's investigators say Earl Jones’ house was burglarized three separate times in the past month, before he finally caught one of the burglars in the act and fatally shot him.