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Habitual Offender Enhancement Could Add 20 Years To Drunk Driver's Sentence

Posted On February 09, 2017 at 10:28am EST

A man accused of causing a fatal drunk driving crash could face far more time behind bars if convicted of a new habitual offender enhancement.

Perlebergs Campaign To Aid Abused Kids Through Children's Advocacy Center

Posted On February 09, 2017 at 10:01am EST

The 2017 Mardi Gras Ball to benefit the Children’s Advocacy Center of Southeastern Indiana is sold out, but there is still time to vote for southeastern Indiana's favorite newsman and his wife to be this year’s King and Queen.

Hoosier Senators Support Obamacare Device Tax Repeal

Posted On February 09, 2017 at 9:35am EST

Indiana's U.S. Senators are renewing a call for Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act's medical device tax.

House Panel Passes Casino Tax Bill; Amended To Give Local Gov'ts Time To Adjust

Posted On February 09, 2017 at 9:11am EST

A bill in the Indiana House affecting casino host communities’ gaming revenue underwent at least one positive change Wednesday.

State Police: Man Pointed Weapon Before Shot By Brookville Officers

Posted On February 08, 2017 at 4:31pm EST

A suspect is dead and two Brookville Police Department officers are on administrative leave following a police-involved shooting Wednesday morning.

Hikers Take Objection To Logging In Hoosier Forests

Posted On February 08, 2017 at 4:19pm EST

Logging in state forests in Indiana has been stepped up, and that's not sitting well with hikers.

AUDIO: Milan Students "Stand" To Bring Students Together

Posted On February 08, 2017 at 4:09pm EST

Milan High School students are finding that smiling is contagious.

Margaret Mary Health Adds Three To Its Medical Staff

Posted On February 08, 2017 at 3:59pm EST

In an effort to increase access to health care in our area, Margaret Mary Health recently added three new physicians to its medical staff.

UPDATE: Suspect Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting In Franklin Co.

Posted On February 08, 2017 at 3:45pm EST

UPDATE: Three officers - two with the Brookville Police Department and a Franklin County Sheriff's deputy - responded to the home on State Road 101 after a woman reported that her grandson was causing trouble.

Franklin Co. Woman Jailed On Drug Charges After Failed Parole Visit

Posted On February 08, 2017 at 3:39pm EST

A Franklin County women has been jailed after a parole visit turned into a drug bust.