Local News

School Board Hears Proposal To Arm Boone County Teachers

Posted On March 09, 2018 at 8:34am EST

Armed teachers in Boone County classrooms could be a reality if the school board approves a citizens’ plan to allow teachers to have a gun in school.

Indiana Lawmakers Vowing To Pass CBD Oil Bill This Session

Posted On March 09, 2018 at 8:04am EST

Several Indiana lawmakers are vowing to pass a CBD oil bill this session.

New L'burg Clerk Sharing Financial Records Online

Posted On March 09, 2018 at 6:39am EST

The City of Lawrenceburg's new clerk-treasurer is making it easier for citizens to see how the city is handling taxpayers' funds.

Bill To Modernize, Streamline Local Government Heads To Governor's Desk

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 2:56pm EST

A state representative’s bill to modernize and streamline local government could soon be law.

Bill Helping Police Officers Exposed To Communicable Diseases Could Soon Be Law

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 1:46pm EST

A bill that would help provide health protections to law enforcement officers is a signature away from becoming law.

Statewide Tornado Drill Scheduled For Indiana March 20

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 12:52pm EST

A statewide tornado drill is being scheduled for March 20 in the Hoosier state.

Proposed Bill Would Better Prepare Students For Workforce After Graduation

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 12:22pm EST

A bill which seeks to encourage partnerships between school districts and businesses statewide would follow a model already being utilized in Batesville.

Ziemke Recognizes Local Church On 150th Anniversary

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 11:29am EST

State Rep. Cindy Ziemke (R-Batesville) recognized Batesville’s St. Louis Catholic Church with a resolution on Wednesday celebrating the church’s 150th anniversary.

Bill Requires Sexual Harassment Policies In Three Branches Of Ind. Government

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 9:28am EST

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb says he will sign a new law that requires new rules against sexual harassment at the Indiana Statehouse.

Southwest Local Schools Want To Start A Conversation

Posted On March 08, 2018 at 9:02am EST

Southwest Local Schools is working to build a deeper and more mutually beneficial relationship with the community and, to ensure the district is hearing community needs, numerous informal community conversations will be held.