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Oldenburg Student Wins Franklin County's Full-Ride Lilly Scholarship

Posted On April 02, 2015 at 8:52am EDT

One student from Franklin County has been named recipient of a full-tuition, four-year scholarship as the Franklin County Community Foundation 2015 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.

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Ohio Looks To Take Advantage Of New Indiana Law

Posted On April 02, 2015 at 8:10am EDT

Ohio lawmakers are looking to take advantage of the backlash from Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

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RFRA Clarification Bill To Be Unveiled Thurs. Morning

Posted On April 02, 2015 at 7:41am EDT

Changes are coming to Indiana's controversial religious freedom law.

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85 Rescuers Help Free Man Trapped In Hole

Posted On April 02, 2015 at 7:17am EDT

A man spent five hours trapped in an underground hole before he could freed by firefighters and others Wednesday in Vevay.

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Rising Sun Schools May Have To Consider Consolidation

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 4:12pm EDT

Rising Sun-Ohio County Community Schools may have to consider consolidation if a proposed tax increase is defeated at the ballot box next month.

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Atheists, Satanic Temple File Lawsuit Against Franklin Co.

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 2:30pm EDT

Two religious groups have formed an unlikely tag-team against Franklin County in effort to erect public displays on the Brookville courthouse lawn.

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Autism Bill Aims To Reduce Injury And Death From Wandering

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 12:30pm EDT

Autistic seven-year-old John Burton drowned in a creek near his Aurora home in 2011 after wandering away from his home. Federal legislation could help prevent deaths like his from occurring in the future.

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Bipartisan Team Crafting RFRA Fix

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 9:15am EDT

A team of Republicans and Democrats are working together to draft legislation that could meet demands to clarify Indiana’s troubled Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

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Ky. Brief Says State Marriage Law Not Biased

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 8:17am EDT

While Indiana is mired in a controversy over the state’s new religious freedom law potentially being used to discriminate against gay couples, neighboring Kentucky is fighting a legal battle to maintain that marriage is only between one man and one woman.

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Milan HS' Ortt Scores $2,500 Scholarship From IHSAA

Posted On April 01, 2015 at 7:52am EDT

A Milan High School student-athlete has earned a $2,500 scholarship from the Indiana High School Athletic Association.