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Lawrenceburg city councilman's first meeting tonight

Posted On April 15, 2013 at 10:02am EDT

Tonight will be councilman J.R. Holdcrafts first council meeting since being selected to fill a vacancy on city council.  Lawrenceburg Mayor Dennis Carr had cancelled all council meetings until the empty seat was filled. Holdcraft is a former city councilman and former vice mayor. It is expected that he will run in two years to keep the at…

Dearborn Co. road project beginning today

Posted On April 15, 2013 at 10:01am EDT

A Dearborn County Road Project that had been delayed due to weather is now scheduled to begin today.  North Dearborn Road will be closed west of Hiltz Road for about 3 months.  The work will include re-alignment of the road.

George Street re-open to through traffic

Posted On April 15, 2013 at 10:00am EDT

George Street in Aurora has re-opened again for through traffic.  CSX Railroad crews have been rebuilding the track crossing at U.S. 50 since April 5th.  The improvements include making the intersection wider…adding signals and a sidewalk.  Work will continue that may cause lane restrictions on George Street until all work is completed the end of June.

Deadline To File Taxes Has Arrived

Posted On April 15, 2013 at 9:56am EDT

You have until the end of today to file your income tax return to Uncle Sam.  You can file for an extension if unable to meet the deadline.  Officials also suggest filing electronically, because software will red-flag common mistakes.  Make sure you post correct routing, account, and Social Security numbers on your paperwork. 

Switzerland Co. Schools In Vevay Go On Lockdown

Posted On April 12, 2013 at 3:02pm EDT

Switzerland County Schools in Vevay have been placed on lockdown Friday afternoon.

Child, 2, Hurt When Mother's Bike Hits Car

Posted On April 12, 2013 at 2:15pm EDT

A two-year-old child remains in the hospital Friday after being injured in a bicycle accident in Dillsboro earlier this week.


Rep. Frye's Natural Gas Fuel Bill Passes House

Posted On April 12, 2013 at 10:52am EDT

House Bill (HB) 1324, which deals with natural gas as a motor fuel, passed out of the Senate with a 47-3 vote. State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) authored the measure.

Museum Raises $49K For “Hoosiers” Collection

Posted On April 12, 2013 at 9:54am EDT

Milan 54, Inc. is pleased to announce the successful completion of the fund raising campaign to acquire the “Hoosiers Collection” which is the largest known collection in existence of movie props and uniforms from the 1986 sports classic “Hoosiers.”


Armed School Staff Proposal Will Wait Until 2014

Posted On April 12, 2013 at 9:44am EDT

Indiana lawmakers are backing away from a controversial bill that would have required schools to arm a staff member.

Auto Dealer Gets Six Years For Title Scam

Posted On April 12, 2013 at 8:53am EDT

A Harrison automotive dealer has been sentenced to six-years in prison for taking over $350,000 from a bank through a car title scam.