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Indiana Corn Producers Could Have Big Year

November 12, 2013
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Indiana Corn Producers Could Have Big Year

According to a crop report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Hoosier farmers could have record breaking year. Indiana farmers are expected to produce around..

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Tuesday Is Deadline For Property Taxes

November 12, 2013
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Tuesday Is Deadline For Property Taxes

Property taxes from homeowners are due Tuesday. While many pay via their mortgage company, some can pay today at their local treasurer’s office or by mail. If paying by mail, make sure the post office...

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Salvation Army Accepting Volunteers For Holiday Season

November 12, 2013
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Salvation Army Accepting Volunteers For Holiday Season

The Salvation Army Service Extension of Ripley County is preparing for its Red Kettle campaign. The seasonal program raises money to assist local families through donations...

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Snowfall Causes A Few Accidents Tuesday

November 12, 2013
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Snowfall Causes A Few Accidents Tuesday

According to the National Weather Service, snow accumulations will generally be around an inch and are expected to primarily affect grassy surfaces. The combination of falling temperatures and wind gusts may result in...

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Military Vet Helps Police Catch Burglar

November 11, 2013
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Military Vet Helps Police Catch Burglar

A military veteran put the brakes on an attempted burglary Monday morning, according to North Vernon Police. Authorities were notified of an alleged burglary in progress at the...

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Manufacturers Association Launches Insurance Trust

November 11, 2013
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Manufacturers Association Launches Insurance Trust

The Indiana Manufacturers Association is creating a group insurance trust through which members with two to 50 employees can offer health insurance and drug coverage to their workers...

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Pence Proclaims November As Adoption Month

November 11, 2013
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Pence Proclaims November As Adoption Month

Gov. Mike Pence has designated the month of November as Adoption Month in Indiana. The Indiana Department of Child Services is currently recruiting adoptive families for nearly 100 children...

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Report: First 8 Years are Critical for Hoosier Kids’ Success

November 10, 2013
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Report: First 8 Years are Critical for Hoosier Kids’ Success

Indianapolis- A new report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation finds half of Hoosier kids eight years and under are living in poverty. It says living in poverty presents dramatic challenges for kids to develop appropriate skills for success. Dianna Wallace, the executive director of the Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children,...

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Text Alerts Keep Kids, Parents on Track For College Prep

November 9, 2013
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Text Alerts Keep Kids, Parents on Track For College Prep

With 83 percent of teens having cell phones and more than half of them texting daily, what better way to keep them informed about what’s necessary to get into college than with texts? According to Kate Coffman, project director for College and Career Counseling at the Indiana Youth Institute, that’s what “Trip to College...

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Dog Park May Be Permanent Next Spring

November 8, 2013
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Dog Park May Be Permanent Next Spring

Officials hope a community dog park in Batesville is permanent next year. The city installed a trial-based dog park on the east side of the tennis courts at Liberty Park in August, after the proposed area was relocated from South and Depot Streets...

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8:00 am National Tooth Fairy Day @ Children's Dental Care
National Tooth Fairy Day @ Children's Dental Care
Aug 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Open to the public. Come join the fun & excitement! The tooth fairy will be visiting our office sharing dental education, story & letter readings, games, & prizes! The tooth fairy will be sharing important information such as dental education and what to expect during the time of tooth loss.  She willbe reading letters from some of the children she has collected over the years during her visits to homes that explain tooth loss before and after the tooth fairy visits. This may help to relieve the anxiety your child may be feeling! There will also be games and prizes! Have your child’s photo taken with the TOOTH FAIRY! Don’t let this opportunity pass by your children. Hope to see you there!
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Adult Basic Education (for the H...
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