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Human Leg Found Along Ohio River

August 30, 2016
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Human Leg Found Along Ohio River

MADISON, Ind. –A human leg was found along the banks of the Ohio River in Madison, Indiana. Officials said the leg was found Friday evening near the Indiana-Kentucky Electric Corporation Clifty Creek Plant. The skeletal leg was from the knee…

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2016 Decatur County Educator of the Year Awarded

August 29, 2016
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2016 Decatur County Educator of the Year Awarded

GREENSBURG, Ind. — The Rotary Club announced their 2016 Decatur County Educator of the Year award recipient Monday evening. Mr. Matt Slaven, an 8th grade English teacher at Greensburg Jr. High, was honored with the award. Mr. Slaven was nominated…

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Trojans Win I-74 Border War With Close Battle Against Wildcats

August 29, 2016
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Trojans Win I-74 Border War With Close Battle Against Wildcats

The I-74 Border War did finally take place on Saturday as The East Central Trojans held on to defeat The Harrison Wildcats 14-7.  The game was pushed to Saturday due to lightning in the area. EC vs Harrison Football (8-27)…

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Bulldogs Keep Victory Bell In Close Battle With Indians

August 29, 2016
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Bulldogs Keep Victory Bell In Close Battle With Indians

The Batesville Bulldogs won a hard fought 19-14 game against the Milan Indians in The Battle of Ripley County to retain The Victory Bell. Batesville rallies from a 14-0 halftime deficit to pull out a victory. The game was scheduled…

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Damage Reported from Weekend Storms

August 29, 2016
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Damage Reported from Weekend Storms

RIPLEY COUNTY, Ind. –Southeast Indiana saw its share of Severe weather over the weekend. There were reports of a funnel cloud east of Napoleon Saturday afternoon. A tornado didn’t touch down, nor was a tornado warning issued. Our area saw…

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Missing Kayakers Found Safe

August 29, 2016
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Missing Kayakers Found Safe

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — Two kayakers reported missing Saturday night in southern Indiana, were located safe and sound Sunday morning. Dozens of crews searched through the woods looking for the couple. Levi and Audrey Easler launched their kayaks into the…

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2 Arrested for Attempting to Sell Stolen Property

August 29, 2016
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2 Arrested for Attempting to Sell Stolen Property

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — North Vernon Police arrested two people in connection with the sale of stolen property. Police reports say Cori Fortner, 30, of North Vernon, and Nathaniel Clement, 35, of Columbus, advertised a generator for sale online. The…

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USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese

August 29, 2016
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USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese

WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced plans to purchase approximately 11 million pounds of cheese from private inventories to assist food banks and pantries across the nation, while reducing a cheese surplus that is at its highest…

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Alex Meyer May be Part of Six-Man Rotation in September

August 29, 2016
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Alex Meyer May be Part of Six-Man Rotation in September

Mike Scioscia said he’s considering doing something he hasn’t done in 17 years as a major league manager: using a six-man rotation. “I think there are some guys that we definitely want to see in our rotation,” Scioscia said. “There…

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Report Power Outages

August 27, 2016
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Report Power Outages

SOUTHEAST INDIANA — To report power outages in your area, you can call: Decatur County REMC at 800-844-7352 Southeastern Indiana REMC at (800) 737-4111 or (812) 689-4111 Duke Energy at 800-343-3525  

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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…