Local News

Dearborn County Tourism Giving Away Local Prize Package In October

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 10:28am EDT

Now that fall has arrived, our Tour for the Cure Awesome October Giveaway is returning for another year of fun.

FC Cincinnati Wants County To Split Stadium Cost

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 9:27am EDT

Hamilton County Commissioners are being asked to decide whether taxpayers should foot part of the bill for another stadium. 

Tuesday Is Ohio Voter Registration Deadline

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 7:59am EDT

Time is running out to register to vote in the November 7 general election in Ohio.

Driver Arrested After Running Over Child's Foot

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 7:18am EDT

A woman has been arrested for a hit-and-run accident at the annual Canal Days festival in Metamora.

Ohio Man Dies After Slipping Into Coal Ash Pond

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 6:54am EDT

A man died Thursday, October 5 after a workplace accident at a coal ash pond at the Kentucky Utilities power plant in Ghent, Kentucky.

New Census Figures Pinpoint Indiana Hunger, Poverty

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 6:35am EDT

While the number of people applying for federal nutrition assistance has dropped slightly in Indiana, more than 14 percent of Hoosiers are still living in poverty, according to the latest report from the U.S. Census Bureau. 

INDOT Announces Call For Rural Local Projects

Posted On October 10, 2017 at 5:22am EDT

The Indiana Department of Transportation announced today that rural cities, towns and counties may begin submitting project applications next week for an estimated $80- to $100-million in federal transportation funding.

Public Hearing Tackles Factory Farms

Posted On October 09, 2017 at 12:07pm EDT

The question of what to do about runoff from concentrated animal-feeding operations, known as CAFOs, continues to be a topic of debate in Indiana.

Purple Heart Vets Awarded Quilts Of Valor

Posted On October 09, 2017 at 10:54am EDT

They are not just any old quilts. They are Quilts of Valor which were gifted to four Purple Heart recipients during Lawrenceburg Fall Fest.

DCH Athletic Trainer Program At South Ripley Thanks Rising Sun Regional Foundation

Posted On October 09, 2017 at 9:39am EDT

South Ripley is one of three school corporations to benefit from approximately $15,000 in grant money from the Rising Sun Regional Foundation to the Dearborn County Hospital athletic trainer program.