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Prison For Father Who Dealt Drugs As Young Daughter Was In Room

Posted On February 27, 2015 at 8:11am EST

A 30 year prison sentence has been handed to a Dillsboro man who dealt Suboxone strips to an undercover officer while his young daughter was present.


Lauren Hill Named Cure Starts Now Foundation's "Chief Motivational Officer"

Posted On February 27, 2015 at 7:43am EST

Lauren Hill has been given the perfect job.


AUDIO: EMTs Deliver Baby In School Parking Lot

Posted On February 27, 2015 at 7:20am EST

The miracle of birth took place on a cold Wednesday night in a Dearborn County school parking lot.

State Rep. Jud McMillin

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House Passes Bill Allocating More Funds For Local Jails

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 2:15pm EST

The bill, co-authored by State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville), passed unanimously out of the House Monday.

Margaret Mary Health in Batesville.

Margaret Mary Health Ranks 5th In Patient Satisfaction

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 12:29pm EST

Margaret Mary Health ranks in the Top 5 percent of hospitals nationwide in patient satisfaction for 2015 according to CareChex.


Indiana Graduation Rate Improves To 89.8%; L'burg Leads Way Locally

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 12:24pm EST

Indiana’s graduation rate is ticking upwards, according to the latest graduation data from the Indiana Department of Education.


Indiana Students Invited To Enter "Drive Now. TXT L8R" Contest

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 11:40am EST

Indiana high school and college students can put their social media skills to good use for a chance to win a $5,000 scholarship toward their college education or any secondary schooling.


Ohio River Was Most Polluted River In 2013

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 9:19am EST

The Ohio River is being ranked as the most-polluted waterway in the country.


New Tool Paints A Clearer Picture Of Child Poverty

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 8:35am EST

A new tool is painting a clearer picture of poverty in Indiana and around the country.


Ohio Co. Sheriff's Dept. Is Hiring

Posted On February 26, 2015 at 8:16am EST

The Ohio County Sheriff’s Department is seeking some extra help in keeping residents safe and crime down.