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AUDIO: Some Southwest Local Students Going Back To School In Modular Classrooms

Posted On August 16, 2017 at 7:51am EDT

It’s back to school Wednesday for a record number of students at Southwest Local Schools.

Metamora Man Accused Of Punching Victim

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 3:53pm EDT

A Metamora man is accused of striking a person in the face.

Motorcyclist Airlifted After Crash In Franklin Co.

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 3:14pm EDT

One person was airlifted to the hospital following a motorcycle accident in Franklin County.

Area Physician Receives Doc Hollywood Award

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 2:48pm EDT

Dr. Mary Robertson recently received the Indiana Doc Hollywood Award at the 2017 Indiana Rural Health Association’s annual conference.

Ryle HS Graduate Receives Full Ride To U Of L

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 2:25pm EDT

A 2017 graduate of Larry A. Ryle High School has earned a prestigious scholarship.

Batesville Fire & Rescue Use Grant Funds To Purchase Backup Generator

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 2:07pm EDT

The fire department serves as the Emergency Operations Center for the City of Batesville and the backup site for Ripley County in the case of a natural disaster or large emergency.

West Nile Discovered In Ripley Co. Mosquitoes

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 1:53pm EDT

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus have been detected in Ripley County.

Get A Grip For Special Olympics This Saturday

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 12:45pm EDT

New features are being added to the Special Olympics Indiana Fire Truck Pull happening Saturday, August 19 in Lawrenceburg.

East Central HS Principal Suddenly Retires After 34-Year Career

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 10:10am EDT

Less than one week into the school year, East Central High School is without a principal.

Purdue: Check For Asian Long-Horned Beetles In August

Posted On August 15, 2017 at 9:30am EDT

August is the time of year when the invasive Asian long-horned beetle emerges.