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Senate Bill To Appoint State Schools Supt. Voted Down, But House Version Passes

Posted On February 21, 2017 at 8:14am EST

The Indiana Senate is voting down a measure that would have made the State Superintendent of Public Instruction an appointed position.

ISTEP Replacement Bill Passes House

Posted On February 21, 2017 at 7:36am EST

A proposed replacement for Indiana’s much-maligned ISTEP+ test would be taken for the first time in the 2018-2019 school year.

VIDEO: Batesville Firefighters Have A Special Gift For Boy They Rescued

Posted On February 21, 2017 at 6:50am EST

It was a touching moment in Batesville that wouldn’t have happened if not for two firefighters’ heroics.

ISP: Armed Citizen Shot Man Attacking Officer

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 6:30pm EST

An investigation is underway after a woman who saw an Indiana Conservation Officer in a fight with a suspect shot the attacker.

L'Burg Business Honors Fallen Veteran With Wounded Warrior Donation Drive

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 5:15pm EST

A downtown Lawrenceburg business is raising a glass in honor of a fallen military veteran.

Hoosier Farmland, Wildlife Habitats Threatened By Commercial Development

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 4:29pm EST

An increase in residential and commercial development has left Indiana with less farmland and other non-environmental problems.

$1.9M Construction Project Will Reduce SR 1 Bridge To One Lane

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 3:08pm EST

State Road 1 at the Whitewater River will be restricted to a single lane for up to 180 days when a $1.9 million bridge rehabilitation project gets underway in March.

Batesville 5K To Honor Fallen Soldier; Public Asked To Design T-Shirt

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 2:47pm EST

An upcoming event will offer participants the opportunity to honor a fallen soldier.

S. Dearborn HS Students Use Social Media To Promote Teen Dating Violence Awareness

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 1:50pm EST

Students at South Dearborn High School are using the power of social media to help a local organization promote Teen Dating Violence Awareness.

Police: State Road 56 Closed Near Aberdeen

Posted On February 20, 2017 at 1:07pm EST

Traffic is being halted on a state road in Ohio County.