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River House Essay Contest Extended To November 30

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 2:51pm EDT

Ken and Rhonda Pennington want to give their river house away, so they are extending the deadline for their essay contest.


Couple Accused Of Several Break-Ins, Let Child Wear Stolen Jewelry

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 1:58pm EDT

A married couple is accused of breaking into several homes in Hebron, and letting their young child wear stolen jewelry.


Flags, Royalty, Music, And A Big Parade; 107th Aurora Farmers Fair Runs Through Saturday

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 1:28pm EDT

Wear your red, white, and blue and you’ll fit right in at the Aurora Farmers Fair.


UPDATE: Sex Video Dissemination May Have Prompted McMillin Resignation

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 12:05pm EDT

UPDATE: Allegations surrounding a sexually explicit video may have led to the resignation of State Representative Jud McMillin.


Indiana DNR Seeking Citizen Scientists

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 11:18am EDT

The DNR is looking for volunteers for a new study called “Snapshot IN” that will use trail cameras to gather information on Indiana wildlife.


Police Ask Citizens To Be Vigilant Amidst Burglaries

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 9:51am EDT

Franklin County authorities are investigating a rash of recent burglaries across the county.


Atheist Display Will Accompany Nativity At Courthouse

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 8:43am EDT

The Freedom From Religion Foundation is now adhering to the idiom “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em.”


Former Aurora Casket Employee Sentenced For Company Credit Card Abuse

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 4:37pm EDT

A former Aurora Casket Company employee accused of racking up personal charges on a company credit card has been sentenced.


State Rep. Jud McMillin Resigns; Cites Need To Be With Family

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 3:42pm EDT

Southeast Indiana State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) is resigning his House District 68 seat.


Rising Sun Regional Foundation Awards $235,000+ In New Grants

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 2:53pm EDT

The Rising Sun Regional Foundation (RSRF) awarded a total of $235,813 in 17 new grants in the past quarter. These grants included:

  • Pet Patrol

    Found in New Marion area at 600S & 400W on10/4/15.

    Posted on October 5, 2015
    Location: Versailles, Indiana

    Large black female dog with collar and no name tag.…