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Franklin Co. Schools Taking Look At Middle School Consolidation

Posted On May 19, 2016 at 9:33am EDT

Consolidation of 7th and 8th grade students in Franklin County Community Schools could help the school district deal with declines in enrollment.


Former Lt. Gov. Ellspermann Chosen To Lead Ivy Tech

Posted On May 19, 2016 at 8:27am EDT

In a perhaps not so surprising move, former Indiana lieutenant governor Sue Ellspermann has been selected as the next president of Ivy Tech Community College.


NKU Orders $8M In Budget Cuts, Layoffs

Posted On May 19, 2016 at 7:57am EDT

Northern Kentucky University is being forced to slash jobs and expenses.


Ripley Co. Community Foundation Raises $1.25 Million In 2015

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 4:21pm EDT

Thanks to its many supporters and the generosity of Lilly Endowment Inc., 2015 was a banner year for the Ripley County Community Foundation.


Potential New Levy Could Increase Costs To Manage Parks In Hamilton Co.

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 3:34pm EDT

A potential new parks levy could cost Hamilton County property owners more money.


Dr. Mann Spitler To Share Daughter's Overdose Story, Prevention Tactics

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 12:58pm EDT

A nationally renowned speaker is coming to Lawrenceburg to share the story of his daughter's tragic death from heroin.


Zika Virus On Health Department's Radar

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 12:41pm EDT

Concerns over the mosquito-borne Zika and West Nile viruses has the Indiana State Department of Health issuing a warning to citizens.

Dearborn County Councilwoman Liz Morris has been named

Morris Elected Association Of Indiana Counties District VP

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 11:30am EDT

Dearborn County Council member Liz Morris was re-elected district vice president of the Association of Indiana Counties’ Southeast District.


UPDATE: Blame Crash For Internet, Phone Outage

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 10:36am EDT

UPDATE: Internet and telephone service for Comcast customers in Dearborn County and surrounding areas was restored at around 10:30 a.m.


South Dearborn Planning For Potential School Upgrades

Posted On May 18, 2016 at 9:48am EDT

Upgrades to South Dearborn Community School Corporation’s buildings will be subject of an upcoming public meeting.

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    Found small black terrier mix dog in Bright

    Posted on July 16, 2016

    Found small older neutered male dog. Terrier mix. Had a…