News


Missing Kayakers Found Safe

August 29, 2016
By
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…

Read more »

2 Arrested for Attempting to Sell Stolen Property

August 29, 2016
By
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…

Read more »

USDA to Purchase Surplus Cheese

August 29, 2016
By
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…

Read more »

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

August 29, 2016
By
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…

Read more »

Report Power Outages

August 27, 2016
By
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  

Read more »

ETC outage impacts landline phones Saturday

August 27, 2016
By
ETC outage impacts landline phones Saturday

An outage is impacting landline phones in Batesville and surrounding areas Saturday...

Read more »

Severe T-storms moving through region Saturday

August 27, 2016
By
Severe T-storms moving through region Saturday

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for Ripley, Dearborn and Franklin Counties until 2 p.m. Saturday. ...

Read more »

Lightning Rules The Night-Area Football Friday Scores (8-26)

August 26, 2016
By
Lightning Rules The Night-Area Football Friday Scores  (8-26)

Football Friday Scores-Week #2  (8-26) Franklin County  36     Connersville  0 Covenant Christian  32     Oldenburg  6 Greensburg  41     Jennings County  7 North Decatur  32     Edinburgh  3 South Decatur  30    Eastern Hancock  26 Madison  33     South Dearborn  14 Lawrenceburg  37     Taylor …

Read more »

Early Morning Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

August 26, 2016
By
Early Morning Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

BATESVILLE, Ind. — An early morning traffic stop, leads to multiple drug arrests. Monday around 3:35 AM, the Ripley County Sheriff’s Department and Batesville Police spotted a white Chrysler Sebring near the Huck’s gas station, with a license plate belonging…

Read more »

Indiana State Police Conducting Sobriety Checkpoint in Switzerland County

August 26, 2016
By
Indiana State Police Conducting Sobriety Checkpoint in Switzerland County

SWITZERLAND COUNTY, Ind. — Troopers from the Indiana State Police Versailles Post will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in Switzerland County this weekend. Drivers passing through the checkpoint area should have their licenses and registrations ready to present to troopers…

Read more »

WRBI WEATHER
66°
clear sky
humidity: 73%
wind: 1mph ENE
H 69 • L 53
62°
Fri
60°
Sat
70°
Sun
68°
Mon
71°
Tue

Upcoming Events

Sep
30
Fri
4:00 pm Chili Supper @ Greensburg Fire Department
Chili Supper @ Greensburg Fire Department
Sep 30 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Chili Supper at the Greensburg Fire Department this Friday night, 4-8:00 PM! All you can eat chili, peanut butter sandwiches, hot dogs and homemade desserts $6.00! Come out and support your GFD firefighters, bring the kids to see the fire…