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Decatur County Memorial Hospital Unveils New Cancer Center

January 27, 2016
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Decatur County Memorial Hospital Unveils New Cancer Center

Decatur County Memorial Hospital unveiled its new Cancer Center on the fourth floor of the hospital Saturday. The Cancer Centers grand opening served as the culmination of several years’ work. The hospital has been providing cancer care since 1985. The Cancer Center has space to host the Cancer Support Group, which meets at 5...

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School Bus Accident Claims the Life of an Elementary Principal and Sends 2 Kids to the Hospital

January 27, 2016
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School Bus Accident Claims the Life of an Elementary Principal and Sends 2 Kids to the Hospital

Classes are canceled today all across the Lawrence Township School District in Indianapolis, after a tragic accident killed an elementary school principal. Principal Susan Jordan died Tuesday afternoon and two students were seriously injured, when a school bus jumped the curb during afternoon pickup at Amy Beverland Elementary School. The bus driver said Jordan pushed...

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Indiana Sunday Alcohol Sales Voted Down by Committee

January 27, 2016
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Indiana Sunday Alcohol Sales Voted Down by Committee

A bill to allow Sunday alcohol sales once again failed to gain approval in the Indiana legislature, this time failing to make it out of committee. House Bill 1399, authored by Representative Tom Dermody, of LaPorte, would have allowed stores to sell alcohol on Sunday for the first time in 80 years. But members...

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WRBI Girls Basketball Sectionals Broadcast Schedule

January 27, 2016
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WRBI Girls Basketball Sectionals Broadcast Schedule

WRBI Girls Basketball Broadcast Schedule. Tuesday (2-2) Game 1-Sectional 45 @ North Decatur. South Ripley vs. Milan. 6 PM Game 2-Sectional 29 @ Lawrenceburg. Batesville vs. Franklin County. 7 PM Wednesday (2-3) Game 1-Sectional 60 @ Jac-Cen-Del. Rising Sun vs. Oldenburg Academy. 6 PM Game 2-Sectional 60 @ Jac-Cen-Del. Southwestern vs. South Decatur. Following...

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Healthcare Coverage Deadlines Loom; Feds Urge Rural Hoosiers to Enroll Now

January 27, 2016
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Healthcare Coverage Deadlines Loom; Feds Urge Rural Hoosiers to Enroll Now

Leaders from the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services today urged rural uninsured Hoosiers to enroll in health care coverage before the Health Insurance Marketplace closes on January 31st.  The next Open Enrollment Period will not be until the end of the year. “Rural communities are great places to live and...

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Multi-Agency Effort Lands Two Rush County Residents in Jail

January 27, 2016
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Multi-Agency Effort Lands Two Rush County Residents in Jail

Monday, an effort from multiple agencies led to the rest of two Rush County residents on warrants and additional drug related charges. At approximately 1:40 PM, Senior Trooper David Noah, Indiana State Police, and deputies from the Decatur County Sheriff’s Department answered a call to assist the Rush County Sheriff’s Department with conducting a...

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December Indiana Employment Report

January 27, 2016
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December Indiana Employment Report

Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.4 percent in December, marking a 1.5 percent decrease over the past year. The Hoosier labor force also maintained a positive trend, gaining more than 10,000 individuals in December, which brings the total labor force growth for the year to 37,762, and 109,037 added since January 2013....

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Attorney General Zoeller: File Taxes Now to Avoid Fraud

January 27, 2016
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Attorney General Zoeller: File Taxes Now to Avoid Fraud

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller is urging Hoosiers to file their taxes as soon as possible this year to avoid fraud. Tax-related scams are growing in popularity, with fraudsters taking advantage of complicated tax processes and using fear tactics to victimize well-intentioned taxpayers. Tax Identity Theft The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is designating this...

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Representative Frye Welcomes Student Pages to the Statehouse

January 27, 2016
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Representative Frye Welcomes Student Pages to the Statehouse

State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) recently welcomed the following student pages to the Statehouse: A. Bryce McCullough from Greensburg, attends Greensburg Community High School; Avery Frye from Greenfield, attends Greenfield Intermediate School; Dakota King from Patriot, attends Switzerland County Middle School; Emma Spreckelson from Greensburg, attends North Decatur Jr./Sr. High School; Jane Spreckelson from...

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Israel-Based Auto Supplier Selects Indiana for First North American Operations

January 27, 2016
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Israel-Based Auto Supplier Selects Indiana for First North American Operations

Indiana Secretary of Commerce Victor Smith joined Omen USA, a manufacturer of aluminum parts for the automotive industry, at the company’s Israeli headquarters today to announce its plans to locate its first North American production facility in Richmond, Indiana, creating up to 100 new jobs by 2019. “Omen USA had choices when evaluating options...

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Jan
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all-day BHS Interact Club Spring Cleanin...
BHS Interact Club Spring Cleanin...
Jan 15 – Feb 15 all-day
The Batesville High School Interact Club will be having a spring cleaning coat drive from January 15 – February 15. Drop-off locations include Goody’s, Batesville Memorial Public Library, and the Guidance Office at the Batesville High School.
Feb
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all-day Three Parish Mission
Three Parish Mission
Feb 14 – Feb 16 all-day
The parishes of St. John in Osgood, Immaculate Conception in Millhousen and St. Maurice in Napoleon will co-host a three day mission led by Fr. Jim Farrell.  The theme of the mission will be “Mercy: God’s Gift.”  Fr. Farrell is currently pastor of Pius X Parish in Indianapolis and is also Director of Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House in Indianapolis. The retreat schedule and topics will be Sunday Feb. 14 at St. John’s – “Encountering God’s Mercy in the Scriptures;” Monday Feb. 15 will be at Immaculate Conception – “Experiencing God’s Mercy in the Sacraments;” and Tuesday Feb. 16 at St. Maurice – “Carrying God’s Mercy Forward- Giving What We Have Received.” All talks will begin at 7:00 PM and will be followed by opportunities for Confession and Anointing of the Sick.  Refreshments and opportunities for fellowship will also be available in the parish halls.  Please come, bring a friend and join us for this perfect beginning to Lent.
7:30 am Valentine’s Day Breakfast & Raffle @ St. Nicholas Church
Valentine’s Day Breakfast & Raffle @ St. Nicholas Church
Feb 14 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
A Valentine’s breakfast and raffle will be held on February 14 from 7:30 am – 12 noon at St. Nicholas Church in Sunman.

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