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Ky. Nixes Tax Break For Ark Encounter Theme Park

Posted On December 11, 2014 at 7:22am EST

The Commonwealth of Kentucky is taking back tax breaks offered to a planned Noah’s Ark-themed amusement park in Grant County.

JCD School Board Selects New Superintendent

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 2:11pm EST

He’s not the main character in the 1990s sitcom Home Improvement, but Tim Taylor does have the tools to get the job done as superintendent at Jac-Cen-Del Community Schools.

Cat and Dog with Santas Claus hats

Pet Pictures With Santa Sunday

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 1:44pm EST

Santa Claus will sit down for pet pictures this weekend.


Local Hospitals Clamp Down On Visits During Flu Season

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 1:16pm EST

Tri-state area hospitals are implementing visitor restrictions as the flu season sets in.


Rural Indiana Could Benefit From Reclassifying Broadband

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 12:06pm EST

The National Rural Assembly views President Obama's recent endorsement of treating broadband service like telephone service as "a big win for rural communities."


DoubleTree By Hilton Lawrenceburg Opens; Ribbon Cutting Thursday

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 11:07am EST

The Lawrenceburg DoubleTree by Hilton hotel is now welcoming guests.


Hollywood Casino #2 In November; Will New Hotel Increase Revenues?

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 10:38am EST

Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg’s 27 percent revenue slide in November caused the property to fall back to second in the tri-state gaming market.


UPDATE: Power Outage Affecting Lawrenceburg, Greendale; Schools Delayed

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 10:04am EST

UPDATE: Electricity in the Lawrenceburg and Greendale area was restored at around 7:30 a.m.

Ripley County Courthouse in Versailles.

No Change: Sharp Wins Ripley Co. Judge Recount

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 9:52am EST

The ballots have been counted – again – to settle a race for judge in Ripley County.


More Trouble For West Harrison Hunter

Posted On December 10, 2014 at 8:27am EST

A West Harrison man who has previously been in trouble for his hunting activities is facing new charges.