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Murder Suspect Wants Trial Moved Out Of Ripley Co.

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 1:25pm EDT

A Ripley County murder suspect is requesting a change of venue for her trial.


Inaugural NiFi Fest Bringing Top Acts To Ky. Speedway

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 12:42pm EDT

Some of the biggest names in country and rock music will descend upon the Kentucky Speedway for one massive music festival this August.


Driver Arrested For Fatal Accident In Boone County

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 11:39am EDT

An Ohio man was arrested Wednesday for his involvement in a fatal accident that occurred in January on I-71 in Verona, Kentucky.


Small Grants Help Ripley Co. Organizations In Big Way

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 11:07am EDT

The Ripley County Community Foundation announces the small grants awarded to Ripley County non-profits in its first grant cycle of the year.

A higher percentage of rural households use SNAP benefits to fill empty plates than in urban areas, according to a new analysis of SNAP data by the Center for Rural Affairs. Photo credit: Andrea Church/ morgufile.

L'Burg Community Schools Put Food On The Table During Summer Break

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 10:57am EDT

The school year is coming to an end, and now some children will be left wondering where their next meal will come from.


Top Indiana Baby Names In 2014: Emma, Liam

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 10:30am EDT

What’s old is new again. At least in terms of baby names.


Get The Cluck Out: Bird Flu Concerns Cancel 4-H Fair Poultry Shows

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 10:09am EDT

Something will be missing at this summer’s county 4-H fairs in Indiana.


Southwest Local Could Go From Six Old Schools To Three New Ones

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 8:55am EDT

Southwest Local Schools students could be going to class in a couple new school buildings and a renovated high school.


N. Ky. Kid Is National Spelling Bee Semifinalist

Posted On May 28, 2015 at 8:09am EDT

Manu Nair is a student at Gray Middle School in Union.


Indiana Private Sector Jobs At Its Highest Since 2000

Posted On May 27, 2015 at 3:38pm EDT

Indiana is just 7,800 jobs shy of the state’s peak employment of 2,612,600 private sector jobs in March of 2000.