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Gaming Bill Advances; Rising Sun, Casino Officials Ask For Consideration

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 12:30pm EST

The City of Rising Sun and its resident riverboat, Rising Star Casino Resort, have “reached a critical point,” Mayor April Hautman told a committee of Indiana lawmakers Thursday.

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Family Returns From Hospital To Find Home Burglarized

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 10:19am EST

Switzerland County High School student Rachel Ard was injured in a car crash last weekend. When her family brought her hom from the hospital they made a startling discovery.

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Pence, Ritz Will Work Together On Addressing ISTEP+ Length

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 8:55am EST

The finger pointing between Republican Governor Mike Pence and Democrat Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz appears to have stopped, at least for now.

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UPDATE: Bengals' Jones Lashes Out At Media Over Casino Incident Coverage

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 7:25am EST

UPDATE: Adam Jones has shared a video of himself on his Instragram account in which he criticizes media for the attention given to a situation he was allegedly involved in at Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg early Wednesday morning.

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Pedestrian Hit By Car Dies At Hospital

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 7:15am EST

A person died after being hit by a car late Wednesday night on Houston Road in Florence.

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Intense Snow Squalls Could Cause Travel Difficulties Thursday A.M.

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 7:04am EST

Tri-state residents are being asked to prepare for a quick round of heavy snow showers Thursday morning.

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I-71 Open Again After Semis Collide

Posted On February 12, 2015 at 6:46am EST

A semi truck carrying packages wrecked on Interstate 71 in Walton early Thursday morning.

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Amended Sunday Alcohol Sales Bill Passes House Committee

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 2:46pm EST

A bill to allow Sunday alcohol sales has passed the Indiana House Public Policy Committee, but not before it is amended to put new restrictions on most stores selling booze.

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Give A Pint! Rising Sun HS Blood Drive Thursday

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 2:07pm EST

Rising Sun High School will host a blood drive on Thursday, February 12.

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Award Winning Batesville Toy Shop Relocating

Posted On February 11, 2015 at 9:35am EST

A well-known toy store on the Batesville town square is relocating out of the city.