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Election Day is Tuesday

April 29, 2016
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Election Day is Tuesday

Election day is Tuesday. WRBI will have complete election coverage for you Tuesday night with live results from local races, state races, and national races. You can see the complete list of local races here. Be sure to get out and exercise your right to vote!

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Batesville High School Named a US News Best High School

April 29, 2016
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Batesville High School Named a US News Best High School

Indiana high school students typically follow the Core 40 curriculum, which includes required classes in English language arts, math, social studies and science, among others. Students who fulfill additional requirements can earn a diploma with academic or technical honors.  Among Indiana schools in the 2016 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings, there are 46 silver medal schools and...

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BMV Extends Hours for Election

April 29, 2016
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BMV Extends Hours for Election

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — BMV license branches will extend hours of operation on Monday, May 2 and on Tuesday, May 3 to issue ID cards and driver’s licenses that may be used for identification at a polling place. Branches will be open on Monday, May 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday,...

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Delaware Township New Voting Location

April 29, 2016
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Delaware Township New Voting Location

DELAWARE TOWNSHIP, Ind. — Ripley County Clerk Mary Ann McCoy reminds voters of Delaware Township the voting location has moved. This year they will be voting at the Delaware Fire Station, 5452 State Road 129. If there are questions, please call 812-689-4783.

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15 Percent of Hoosiers Struggle with Hunger

April 29, 2016
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15 Percent of Hoosiers Struggle with Hunger

INDIANAPOLIS – Too many Hoosiers still go hungry, according to a new report. The newly released 2016 “Map the Meal Gap” report from the group Feeding America detailed food insecurity rates in every county and congressional district in the country. The study found that 15 percent of Indiana’s population is “food insecure.” Emily Weikert...

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Tornado Warning expires in Rush County

April 28, 2016
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Tornado Warning expires in Rush County

Tornado warning for Rush County has expired at 4:10 p.m. A tornado warning has been issued for Rush County until 4:15 p.m. Thursday... The warning was issued for the east-central portion of the

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Batesville Named One of Best Places to Retire

April 28, 2016
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Batesville Named One of Best Places to Retire

BATESVILLE, Ind. — Retirement is an opportunity for meeting new people and experiencing new things, and according to a new study Batesville is among the best places to do it in Indiana. SmartAsset ranked the cities with the most recreational and social opportunities for retirees as part of their study on the Best Places...

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Bald Eagle Spotted in Versailles State Park

April 28, 2016
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Bald Eagle Spotted in Versailles State Park

This past weekend was a great weekend for Eagle Watching at the Versailles State Park. A Bald eagle adult and eaglet were photographed by Natalie Brinson. (Photographs made with a telephoto lens from a long distance.)

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St. Louis Students Visit Statehouse

April 28, 2016
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St. Louis Students Visit Statehouse

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Students from the St. Louis School visited the Statehouse Monday, April 25. Fifth graders from April Baxter and Beth Emsweller’s classes toured the Statehouse and learned about the executive, legislative and judicial branches of state government.

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Greensburg’s Meyer Going Back to MLB

April 28, 2016
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Greensburg’s Meyer Going Back to MLB

MINNEAPOLIS, Min. — Greensburg graduate Alex Meyer is heading back to the major leagues. The Minnesota Twins will recall Meyer from Triple-A Rochester, according to team sources. The 2008 Greensburg grad made his Major League Baseball debut in 2015 and pitched against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park last June. It’s been...

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7:00 am Batesville Community Prayer Brea... @ Big Four Cafe
Batesville Community Prayer Brea... @ Big Four Cafe
May 5 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Please join us as a special guest. The public is also welcomed to attend and may purchase their $8.00 ticket at the door. Chef Adam has selected a delicious buffet breakfast. We will start our day in prayer, enjoying fellowship with community, church leaders, and friends in the Batesville area. Danielle Hountz from Batesville high School will be singing and Reverend Jill K. Campbell of St. Mark Lutheran Church will be the guest speaker. You are also invited to attend the Community Prayer Service, presented by the Batesville Ministerial Association at the Gazebo, located in the Village Green, downtown Batesville at 12:00 noon on Thursday, May 5. This tradition is in its’ 5th year and will be led by various Ministers from the area. Lunch will be provided following the service. RSVP to Andrea Wade, Mayor’s Office, awade@batesvilleindiana.us or (812) 933-6100 by April 29th if you are attending the Prayer Breakfast. Fore more information, please contact Rita Seig, (812) 209-9945 of ritaseig@etczone.comShare this:TweetEmailPrint

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