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Elanco Steps up Their Support for Indiana FFA’s Project Read to Feed

February 12, 2016
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Elanco Steps up Their Support for Indiana FFA’s Project  Read to Feed

Elanco Animal Health, a division of Eli Lilly and Company, stepped up their efforts to end world hunger by pledging to match money raised from the Indiana FFA Read to Feed project, up to $20,000. The project officially kicks-off on Feb.…

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Indiana Urged to Move to Renewable Energy

February 12, 2016
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Indiana Urged to Move to Renewable Energy

While the nation waits to see if the Clean Power Plan will survive court challenges, wildlife advocates say there’s no reason for states not to start complying with what it’s trying to do. The U.S. Supreme Court put the brakes…

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Tips for Choosing a Reputable Tax Preparer

February 12, 2016
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Tips for Choosing a Reputable Tax Preparer

Many Hoosier taxpayers rely on tax preparers to file their tax returns. Here are some helpful tips on choosing a tax preparer you can trust: Learn how much the preparer will charge before your return is prepared. Avoid preparers who…

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Firewood Permits Available At Versailles State Park

February 11, 2016
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Firewood Permits Available At Versailles State Park

The public is invited to cut certain downed trees at Versailles State Park for firewood through May 13. Some trees that have died naturally and have been taken down by DNR staff or have blown down during storms will be…

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Sign up now for 2016 Reds Baseball & Softball Camps

February 11, 2016
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Sign up now for 2016 Reds Baseball & Softball Camps

Registration is now open for the official Cincinnati Reds baseball and softball camps, presented by UnitedHealthcare. For 2016, Reds Camps are offering 13 camps at various locations throughout Reds Country giving participants an exciting, fun-filled week of baseball they’ll never…

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IU East Joins AASCU’s New Project to Re-Design Students’ First-Year College Experience

February 11, 2016
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IU East Joins AASCU’s New Project to Re-Design Students’ First-Year College Experience

Indiana University East is one of 44 participating higher education institutions in a new project that will focus on improving the first-year of college for underserved students. Launched February 1, the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) project,…

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Free Cooking Fair Set for March 9

February 11, 2016
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Free Cooking Fair Set for March 9

On March 9, Margaret Mary’s dietitians are hosting a FREE community cooking fair, called Magic Meals, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the hospital’s Auditorium. Highlights of the event include: How to magically transform a master meal into…

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Jennings County Deputy Among Three Arrested for 2015 Altercation

February 11, 2016
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Jennings County Deputy Among Three Arrested for 2015 Altercation

A Jennings County Deputy and two other Jennings County residents were arrested in connection with an August 2015 altercation near Butlerville, Indiana. The investigation by Indiana State Police Detective Kip Main began on August 8, 2015 when the Indiana State Police…

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Indiana May Become More Gender Neutral

February 11, 2016
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Indiana May Become More Gender Neutral

Women elected to statewide office in Indiana get referred to as “he” in the laws that spell out their duties. Some female lawmakers are now seeking to change that. When State Auditor Suzanne Crouch took office in 2013 she noticed…

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Advisory: Scammers Posing As Sheriff’s Deputies

February 10, 2016
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Advisory: Scammers Posing As Sheriff’s Deputies

The Ripley County Sheriff’s Office has received calls regarding a recent scam in which the caller ID shows the telephone number for the Sheriff’s Office and the caller identifies themselves as a deputy. The scammer is telling residents that the…

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9:00 am Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
11:00 am Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
OSGOOD, Ind. — The Town of Osgood, along with the support of local sponsors, will be hosting the 2nd Annual Bricktoberfest event on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the historic brick road located on Ripley…