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Local INDOT Garages Prepared To Attack Ice, Snow

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 3:24pm EST

It’s a relatively balmy 57 degrees on December 9, but the folks at the Indiana Department of Transportation’s Aurora Sub-District garage know it’s only a matter of time before they’ll need to jump into action.

SIEOC Offers Winter Energy Assistance 

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 12:54pm EST

Southeast Indiana residents who need financial assistance keeping their homes warm this winter can count on SIEOC.

Local Church Spreads Holiday Cheer With Annual Toy Store

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 12:40pm EST

For the fifth year in a row, Whitewater Crossing Christian Church in Cleves, Ohio hosted the Whitewater Toy Store, and this year was the biggest yet.

Lawrenceburg-Made Metze’s Select Earns “Outstanding” Rating From Whisky Advocate

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 9:15am EST

MGP’s Metze’s Select has received significant praise by Whisky Advocate, one of the most prominent and widely read publications in the spirits industry.

Despite Governor's Plea, Archdiocese Places Syrian Refugee Family In Indiana

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 8:59am EST

Indiana Governor Mike Pence says he won't block state aid for a Syrian refugee family relocated in the state by the Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis.

Atheist Sign Stolen From Courthouse Lawn; Reward Offered

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 8:08am EST

Somebody disobeyed the Seventh Commandment - "Thou shalt not steal" – when they took an atheist organization’s banner from the Franklin County Courthouse.

Cropper Bridge Traffic Now Using Both Sides

Posted On December 09, 2015 at 6:54am EST

Things are beginning to get back to normal on the Carroll Cropper Bridge for the first time in eight months.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 6 Readying For Winter

Posted On December 08, 2015 at 3:13pm EST

District 6 Crews had their annual snow and ice meetings in October to check equipment and go over procedures for the upcoming winter season.

Ripley Co. Officially Recognized As "StormReady"

Posted On December 08, 2015 at 2:07pm EST

Ripley County is now officially StormReady.

Indiana Ranks 14th On Most Charitable States List

Posted On December 08, 2015 at 1:17pm EST

In the spirit of inspiring more Americans to increase their charitable giving this holiday season, a personal finance website is highlighting the most generous of the 50 states.