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Boone Co. Fiscal Court Votes To Cut Property Taxes

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 4:41pm EDT

Thanks to a booming economy, Boone County residents will pay less on property taxes this year. 

Rural Counties The Focus Of Recent Seat Belt Enforcement Patrols

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 3:51pm EDT

During a three-week period, a total of 21 law-enforcement agencies and the Indiana State Police participated in 30 Indiana counties.

RCCF Announces Brelage Scholarship Recipient

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 2:09pm EDT

The Ripley County Community Foundation announces that Brooke Rohlfing has been awarded the Doris A. Brelage Nursing Scholarship for 2017.

Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over Campaign Runs Through Labor Day

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 1:48pm EDT

Franklin/Ripley County Traffic Safety Partnership is joining about 220 law-enforcement agencies across Indiana and thousands nationwide in the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.

Tuition, Training Grants Part Of Gov. Holcomb's $24M Jobs Plan

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 12:29pm EDT

Governor Eric Holcomb visited Batesville on Tuesday to tout his new plan to help meet Indiana’s workforce needs.

Race To Help Find A Cure For DIPG This Weekend

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 11:37am EDT

Lauren Hill never gave up. Neither will runners at the 3rd Annual Lauren’s Burg Hill 5K and 5 Mile Race.

Holton Fire Chief Arrested On Meth Charge

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 11:02am EDT

A Ripley County fire chief has been arrested on drug charges.

Hydrant Replacement Will Interrupt Water Service In Aurora

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 8:55am EDT

Aurora Utilities will shut off the water for some residences on Wednesday morning.

Ind. Farm Bureau Finds Mixed Success Among Farmers This Growing Season

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 8:36am EDT

In many areas of the state, farmers were expecting lower yields than forecasted by the USDA in its August report.

Stolen Car, Fleeing Police Land Vevay Man In Jail

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 8:20am EDT

A Vevay man is accused of leading police on a vehicle pursuit in Jefferson County.