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Letter: Ripley Co. Superintendents Share ISTEP Concerns

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 4:22pm EST

Ripley County's top public K-12 education officials say this year's ISTEP+ testing scores "may not accurately represent the remarkable gains our schools have made over the last decade."

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Ind. Health Officials: HIV Cases Now At 184

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 3:27pm EST

The number of people who have tested positive for HIV in southern Indiana is continuing to increase.

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AT&T Upgrades, Enhances Cell Site Near Greendale

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 1:12pm EST

Some AT&T customers who live in or around Greendale can expect to receive a faster, more reliable wireless service.

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Political Group Warns Against Gas Tax Increase

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 11:45am EST

A political group is warning that any increase to Indiana's tax on gas would be a bad move by lawmakers.

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In Indiana, Cold Medicines Could Become Prescription-Only

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 10:02am EST

Indiana lawmakers may consider a bill that would require any cold medicine containing pseudoephedrine to be sold only by prescription.

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Dearborn, Ohio Co. Superintendents Admonish State's Handling Of ISTEP

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 9:22am EST

"We want to clearly state that we believe the data to be an inaccurate reflection of our students’ academic achievements and the quality of teaching in our classrooms."

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Flags Ordered To Half-Staff For Cali Shooting Victims

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 8:21am EST

Flags are flying at half-staff at Indiana government facilities statewide in honor of the victims of the San Bernardino, California, shooting.

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Fire Breaks Out At Erlanger Candy Factory

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 8:07am EST

A fire and explosion summoned firefighters to a candy manufacturer in Erlanger early Friday morning.

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Luckily, Fire Was Just 2 Minutes From Fire Dept.

Posted On December 04, 2015 at 6:32am EST

A quick response from firefighters prevented a home from being badly damaged by a house fire in Aurora Friday morning.

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Santa Claus Coming To Rising Sun To Kick-off Holiday Events

Posted On December 03, 2015 at 4:46pm EST

Santa Claus is coming to town, but he won’t be riding in a sleigh.