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Woody Jam Canceled By Rain; Refunds Being Issued

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 11:00am EDT

Blame the rain for forcing the cancellation of Woody’s Country Music Jamboree.


Flash Flood Warning, Advisory In Effect As Rain Comes Down

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 10:00am EDT

Heavy, persistent downpours are causing a Flash Flood Warning for parts of Eagle Country Wednesday morning.


Ritz Requests Expanded Textbook Deduction In Next State Budget

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 9:37am EDT

Indiana families could get a $1,000 tax deduction for the cost of their school student’s textbooks if Glenda Ritz has her way.


Katelyn Markham Documentary Premieres, Will Be Available On DVD

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 9:01am EDT

A documentary film on an unsolved homicide of Katelyn Markham has been released.


Bovine TB Found In Franklin Co. Deer; Testing Area Expanded

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 8:19am EDT

A discovery made in Franklin County is being called a threat to Indiana’s cattle and dairy industries.


Former Aurora EMT Gets Six Years, Must Repay Stolen Funds

Posted On August 17, 2016 at 7:51am EDT

A sentence of four years in prison, two years on probation has been ordered for an embezzling EMT.


Hoosiers Asked To Look Out For Tree Killing Pests Through Summer's End

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 4:30pm EDT

Gov. Mike Pence has proclaimed the week of Aug. 14-20 as Forest Pest Awareness Week.


Chip Seal Work On SR 229 In Franklin Co. Begins This Week

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 3:17pm EDT

A chip seal project between Batesville and Metamora begins this week.


Groundbreaking For New Rising Sun Veterinary Clinic Happens Friday

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 2:54pm EDT

A groundbreaking for a new veterinary clinic has been scheduled for this week in Ohio County.


Ripley Co. Jail Inmate Unsuccessful In Attempted Escape

Posted On August 16, 2016 at 1:46pm EDT

A Ripley County Jail inmate finds himself in an isolation cell after an attempted escape was foiled by jail officers.