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Home Destroyed By Fire

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 10:18am EST

A Friendship home became a total loss as flames ripped through it Wednesday.

Margaret Mary Health in Batesville.

Local Hospital's Diet Service Ranks 2nd In News Magazine

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 8:44am EST

Margaret Mary Health's HMR Weight Management Services have been named the No. 2 Best Weight-Loss Diet in U.S. News & World Reports’ Best Diets of 2015.

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After Nativity Lawsuit, County Establishes Courthouse Display Permits

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 8:28am EST

In large part due to a lawsuit filed by an atheist organization, there is now a permitting process in place for people or groups who want to put displays on the Franklin County Courthouse lawn.

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Attention W. Harrison Hunters: Are You Missing A Tree Stand?

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 8:05am EST

Indiana Conservation Officers continue trying to get a batch of stolen tree stands back to the deer hunters they belong to.

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Local Man Accused Of Conspiring To Bomb Capitol

Posted On January 15, 2015 at 7:10am EST

A Green Township man is under arrest for allegedly plotting to set off bombs at the U.S. Capitol.

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UPDATE: State Lawmakers Have Two Town Halls Jan. 24

Posted On January 14, 2015 at 2:31pm EST

UPDATE: Southeast Indiana residents can bend the ear of their state legislators on January 24 in Rising Sun and Dillsboro.

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Students Have Opportunity To Be Statehouse Page For A Day

Posted On January 14, 2015 at 1:36pm EST

The program offers students 13 to 18 years old the chance to visit the Statehouse and see a full day of legislative activity.

Allison Moore

Appellate Court Upholds Ruling Throwing Out Murder Suspect's Statements

Posted On January 14, 2015 at 11:01am EST

The Indiana Court of Appeals has sided with a woman accused of pulling the trigger in the murder of Milan resident Nancy Hershman.

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63 Local Organizations Received Grants from RCCF; Matching Opportunity Can Increase That Number

Posted On January 14, 2015 at 10:25am EST

The Ripley County Community Foundation (RCCF) has a mission to be a viable and enduring charitable source for the people and non-profit organizations of Ripley County and knows that to fulfill that mission RCCF needs to connect philanthropists with charitable organizations serving the county.

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Parents Attend Harrison HS Cyber Security Seminar

Posted On January 14, 2015 at 10:01am EST

Parents at William Henry Harrison High School went to class Tuesday evening on the dangers sexting activity poses to their teens.