EagleCountryOnline.com

Local News

We want your news and traffic tips! 888-537-9724 or click here.

It's National March into Literacy Month, and experts say parents play a vital role in promoting literacy.

Hoosiers Can Make Reading a Family Affair

Posted On March 06, 2014 at 8:25am EST

Schools across Indiana are celebrating National March into Literacy Month, and experts say making literacy a family affair can help to promote a lifelong love of reading.

The courthouse Nativity scene in Brookville as it was displayed this past Christmas season.

Photo from Freedom From Religion Foundation

In New Letter, Freedom From Religion Demands Courthouse Nativity Removed

Posted On March 06, 2014 at 8:11am EST

A nativity scene display in Brookville is an ongoing source of controversy in the debate over separation of church and state.

dearborn-county-chamber-of-commerce-logo-11292012.jpg

Dearborn Co. Chamber Taps Native For Executive Director

Posted On March 06, 2014 at 7:36am EST

The Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce has a new Executive Director.

Laurel Vogt is asking that instead of getting birthday presents for her, friends and family make a donation to the Boone County Animal Shelter.

provided

10-Year-Old's Birthday Wish? To Help Animals

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 1:51pm EST

Most kids want a new doll, video game, bike, or other like items for their birthday. All Laurel Vogt wants for her 10th birthday is to help out animals in need.

The new Milton-Madison Bridge will be moved onto permanent piers sometime this month, project planners say.

file photo

Milton-Madison Bridge Slide Could Happen In Next Few Weeks

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 1:40pm EST

The biggest slide that our area has seen in quite some time will take place later this month.

allegiant-air-jet-tarmac-10152013.jpg

Allegiant Announces Two New Vacation Flights Out Of CVG

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 10:50am EST

A new low-cost airline at the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport plans to introduce two new flights to cities with plenty of sun and beaches.

boone-county-sheriff-logo-small.jpg

Man, 75, Found Dead In Truck In Creek

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 9:47am EST

Boone County authorities are investigating the death of a man whose pickup truck apparently slid off an icy bridge and into a creek.

State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville)

provided

Drug Testing For Welfare Bill Passes Senate In Weaker Form

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 8:59am EST

After three years of trying, a local lawmaker’s proposal to drug test Hoosiers receiving welfare may become law.

guns-hoses-charity-boxing-event-03052014

Guns Out-Box Hoses At Charity Event

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 7:57am EST

Local police officers and firefighters stepped into the ring Saturday for the Third Annual Guns and Hoses charity boxing event at Belterra Casino Resort & Spa.

Hoosiers Urged to Spread the Word, End the "R-Word"

Posted On March 05, 2014 at 7:26am EST

Across Indiana and the nation today, people are being asked to take time to stop and think about how their words may affect others.

  • Pet Patrol

    Found Dog, tan/white shaggy, and little.

    Posted on July 28, 2014
    Location: Dillsboro, IN

    Farmer's retreat, 300 S area. Tan and White colored came…