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Community Survey Encouraged- Regarding Historic Boone County Courthouse

Posted On December 16, 2014 at 9:07am EST

The Boone County Fiscal Court has established an action team in order to seek a gathering space that can hold special events, the arts, meetings and other community uses.


Choosing The Right Charity: Hoosiers Should Look At The Big Picture

Posted On December 16, 2014 at 8:35am EST

While the holiday season may be a time of giving, Hoosiers are being encouraged to look more closely at the "big picture" of a charity before making a donation.


Batesville Making Progress On Non-Profit Center

Posted On December 16, 2014 at 7:50am EST

The City of Batesville is working towards housing several non-profit organizations serving impoverished families all under one roof.


Franklin Co. Receives Special Recognition From Indiana Farm Bureau

Posted On December 16, 2014 at 7:12am EST

Seven county Farm Bureaus, including Franklin County's, were recognized for outstanding achievement during Indiana Farm Bureau’s state convention, held Dec. 12 and 13 in French Lick.


Serial Pop Machine Thief Targeted

Posted On December 16, 2014 at 6:58am EST

Police in Osgood are trying to determine who broke into several pop machines.


UPDATE: Fallen Officer's Gravestone Vandalized

Posted On December 15, 2014 at 2:29pm EST

UPDATE: While people throughout southeast Indiana, the region, and across the country are outraged that a deceased police officer's grave has been vandalized, there is a positive development in the story to report Monday.


Bill Named For Indiana National Guard Soldier Passes U.S. Senate

Posted On December 15, 2014 at 12:11pm EST

An Indiana U.S. Senator’s battle for legislation to stem the rate of military and veteran suicides is just one presidential pen stroke from becoming law.


Website: Indiana Has Better Drivers Than Ohio, Kentucky

Posted On December 15, 2014 at 11:30am EST

Kentucky is the best state in the nation for the infrequency of drunk driving deaths, a car insurance website has determined.


Experts Brainstorm Ways To Lift Indiana Families Out Of Poverty

Posted On December 15, 2014 at 9:26am EST

Research finds 22 percent of Indiana's children are poor, and the problem is even greater in the southern part of the state.


Local Gas Prices Are Cheapest Since '09

Posted On December 15, 2014 at 9:05am EST

Tri-state drivers are enjoying an early Christmas gift in the form of some of the lowest gas prices in years.