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Hoffman Wins Merrill Downey Memorial Race

Posted On July 07, 2014 at 8:57am EDT

Nick Hoffman celebrated in the winner's circle at Lawrenceburg Speedway following his win in the Merrill Downey Memorial Race on Saturday.


Early Start Costs Miss Madison Possible Governor's Cup At Regatta

Posted On July 07, 2014 at 7:23am EDT

New Oberto/Miss Madison driver Jimmy Shane had dominated on the Ohio River the entire weekend but one bad start was the difference maker in Sunday’s Indiana Governor’s Cup race at the Madison Regatta.

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Area 12U Softball Team Takes Greenfield Tournament

Posted On July 02, 2014 at 3:19pm EDT

A local fast pitch softball travelling team won a weekend tournament.


Scottsburg Man Wins Bass Fishing League Event On Ohio River

Posted On July 01, 2014 at 4:24pm EDT

Frank McClain of Scottsburg, Ind., weighed a five-bass limit totaling 11 pounds, 8 ounces Saturday to win the second Walmart Bass Fishing League Buckeye Division tournament of 2014 on the Ohio River at Tanner’s Creek.

Charles Roberts has been chosen as the new athletic director at South Dearborn High School.

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South Dearborn Goes Outside For New AD

Posted On July 01, 2014 at 9:22am EDT

A new athletic director has been named at South Dearborn High School.

Ellen Barrett

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Barrett, South All-Stars Sweep Doubleheader

Posted On June 30, 2014 at 10:47am EDT

Ellen Barrett’s record-setting career and senior season for the South Dearborn High School softball team landed her a spot in the state all-star game held Saturday.


PHOTOS: Quaker State 400 At Kentucky Speedway

Posted On June 30, 2014 at 8:11am EDT

The rain held off and the track was dry by the time the green flag waved at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday.


Ballart Leads Inaugural East Central HS Athletic Hall Of Fame Class

Posted On June 24, 2014 at 1:04pm EDT

The East Central High School Athletic Hall of Fame’s inaugural class will have 13 members.

Special Olympics ROD members (left to right with medals) Jacob Eldridge, Christa Mullins, and Becky Cashman show off their hardware from the USA Games. With them are parents and Special Olympics ROD Coordinator Greg Townsend (center).

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AUDIO: Special Olympics Medalists Appear On Eagle 99.3

Posted On June 24, 2014 at 9:27am EDT

The clanking of medals draped around three exceptional athletes' necks could be heard throughout the Eagle 99.3 studios Tuesday morning.

(left to right) Christa Mullins, coach Lyndsay Laub, and Becky Cashman after they earned gold in the 4 x 50 yard freestyle relay swim at the Special Olympics USA Games Thursday.


ROD Special Oympians "Awesome" At USA Games

Posted On June 20, 2014 at 12:13pm EDT

Local individuals competing at the Special Olympics USA Games in New Jersey are bringing some shiny hardware back to southeast Indiana.