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Decorated Veteran, Twins Given Awards

Posted On August 28, 2013 at 11:47am EDT

Indiana Sixth District U.S. Congressman was handing out some special hardware to three southeast Indiana community contributors Tuesday.


Purdue: Ind. Farmland Values Rise Considerably

Posted On August 28, 2013 at 8:37am EDT

While corn and soybean crops may not have grown well during the summer drought of 2012, farmland values certainly had no problem blossoming.


This Is Indiana Rail Safety Week

Posted On August 28, 2013 at 7:49am EDT

Indiana is ranked fourth in the nation for railroad crossing collisions, with 106 accidents occurring last year.


Online Check Returns This Hunting Season

Posted On August 28, 2013 at 7:47am EDT

Last fall, over 53,000 deer were checked in online using Indiana’s CheckIN Game program.


Release Of ISTEP Testing Results Pushed Back

Posted On August 28, 2013 at 7:41am EDT

Results of this year's ISTEP+ testing of Indiana students are being delayed once again.

Greater Harrison Chamber Announces Request For Proposal

Posted On August 27, 2013 at 4:49pm EDT

The Greater Harrison Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is seeking the services of a Design Consultant/Firm to develop the brand identity for the newly formed chamber.

Fire Chiefs Name Frye Legislator Of The Year

Posted On August 27, 2013 at 3:09pm EDT

State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) was recently awarded the Legislator of the Year award by the Indiana Fire Chiefs Association.


Moonshine Still Found In Batesville Basement

Posted On August 27, 2013 at 2:58pm EDT

Although Batesville is not featured on the Discovery Channel’s hit show “Moonshiners”, it was the scene of a raid by Indiana Excise Police officers Monday.

Near-Tragedy Avoided In Off-Road Incident

Posted On August 27, 2013 at 2:48pm EDT

Quick thinking by a friend may have saved five lives in Ripley County on Saturday evening.


Former Officer's Termination Hearing To Be Public

Posted On August 27, 2013 at 2:47pm EDT

After much wrangling over when and how it would take place, a hearing regarding the employment of former Lawrenceburg city councilman and police officer Doug Taylor will be public.