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Judges Hand Out Long Sentences For Meth Makers And Drug Dealers

Posted On November 02, 2015 at 9:13am EST

Three drug dealers received long prison sentences in Ripley County courts last week.

Early Voting Ends Monday

Posted On November 02, 2015 at 8:28am EST

Monday is the last day to vote early in Indiana and Ohio.

Police: Man Offered Teen Money For Sex Via Facebook Messenger

Posted On November 02, 2015 at 8:23am EST

A Milan man is behind bars after a woman contacted police when her 17-year-old son received internet messages offering to pay him for sex.

Auroran Accused Of Swiping Purses From Churches

Posted On November 02, 2015 at 7:37am EST

Allegedly stealing purses from church-goers in Kentucky has landed an Aurora woman in jail.

New Dollar General Store In Lawrenceburg Officially Breaks Ground

Posted On October 30, 2015 at 4:31pm EDT

A handful of city officials were on hand when groundbreaking for the new Dollar General store in downtown Lawrenceburg took place Friday afternoon.

Ripley Co. Community Foundation Grants $45,000 Into The Community

Posted On October 30, 2015 at 4:12pm EDT

The Ripley County Community Foundation announces the recipients of its annual Large Grant Cycle. “2015 has been an amazing year for grant opportunities through the Ripley County Community Foundation.

Danielle Green Given 60 Years, But Was Guilty Verdict Truly Unanimous?

Posted On October 30, 2015 at 3:39pm EDT

Sixty years in prison is the sentence ordered for a killer in Ohio County, but her defense attorneys have raised questions over whether the jury’s guilty verdict was unanimous.

Congressman Messer Supports Paul Ryan As New Speaker Of The House

Posted On October 30, 2015 at 2:22pm EDT

Indiana 6th District Congressman Luke Messer is supporting Paul Ryan as the next Speaker of the House.

Attorney General Announces Grant Program To Fund Surge In Naloxone Distribution

Posted On October 30, 2015 at 1:24pm EDT

Attorney General Greg Zoeller focused on the importance of expanding access to and use of the opioid overdose antidote naloxone as a response to rising overdose deaths in the state.

Four Accused Of Trafficking Drugs Into Dearborn Co. Jail

Posted On October 30, 2015 at 10:32am EDT

Three inmates and a woman on the outside are facing felony charges after jail officers at the Dearborn County Law Enforcement Center intercepted drugs in the mail.