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S-D, Batesville, JCD Schools Get Straight A's; See Local School Grades

Posted On November 06, 2014 at 10:05am EST

Three southeast Indiana school districts earned straight A’s in the newly released 2013-2014 school grades.


L'burg School Board Will Consider Continuance Of Balanced Calendar

Posted On November 06, 2014 at 8:09am EST

Will Lawrenceburg Community Schools stick with a balanced calendar in 2015-2016?


7 Arrested in Multi-State Drug Trafficking Operation

Posted On November 06, 2014 at 8:04am EST

After a 6-month investiagaton, seven people are behind bars and police have ended a multi-state drug trafficking operation.


INDOT Crews Will Repair SR 250 In Switz Co.

Posted On November 06, 2014 at 7:45am EST

Indiana Department of Transportation maintenance crews have been scheduled to repair State Road 250 near Patriot.

State Rep. Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) has been elected by the House GOP caucus as the new Floor Leader.

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Rep. McMillin Becomes New House Majority Floor Leader

Posted On November 06, 2014 at 6:57am EST

A day after winning re-election for his third term in the Indiana House, State Representative Jud McMillin has earned a leadership position.


Energy Assistance Available To Low-Income Families

Posted On November 05, 2014 at 2:27pm EST

Cold weather usually means higher energy bills that some families cannot afford.

UPDATE: $218K Grant Will Be Used To Demolish Abandoned Homes

Posted On November 05, 2014 at 1:30pm EST

Dearborn County is getting money to fight the blight.


Column: Lawrenceburg Life Changer: Hill Lights Up Mt. St. Joseph’s Lineup

Posted On November 05, 2014 at 10:26am EST

Former Eagle 99.3 sportscaster and Versailles native Rob Lafary has written a column about Lauren Hill.

Jefferson Proving Ground

Air National Guard Blowing Stuff Up At JPG Thursday

Posted On November 05, 2014 at 10:00am EST

Residents within several miles of the Jefferson Proving Groups may hear some explosions on Thursday.


Voter Turnout Modest; Straight Party Ballots Popular Choice

Posted On November 05, 2014 at 9:15am EST

As is usually the case on Election Day, straight party ballots influenced outcomes in southeast Indiana political races.