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School Board, Administrators Hope To Set Example With Drug Testing

Posted On August 17, 2017 at 8:48am EDT

When schools implement random drug testing programs for students, many citizens ask why school staff aren’t also tested.

UPDATE: Head-On Crash Slowing US 50

Posted On August 17, 2017 at 8:34am EDT

A head-on crash is causing a major slow down on U.S. 50 in Lawrenceburg Thursday morning.

First Day For Three Rivers Students

Posted On August 17, 2017 at 7:06am EDT

It’s the start of a new school year at Three Rivers Local Schools.

Brookville Man Accused Of Domestic Abuse

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 4:45pm EDT

A Brookville man is accused of domestic battery.

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.