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Man Arrested After Driving Into House

August 10, 2016
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Man Arrested After Driving Into House

SHELBYVILLE, Ind. — A Shelbyville man was arrested after police say he drove drunk into a house. Officers say Gary Lett, 36, backed into a neighbor’s house, then punched a neighbor in the face. That neighbor told police he tried…

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Hoosiers Doing Well in Olympics

August 10, 2016
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Hoosiers Doing Well in Olympics

RIO — Making Hoosiers proud. Indiana’s own David Boudia and Steele Johnson took home the silver medal in the 10-meter synchronized diving competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. Indiana University freshman and Evansville native Lilly King claimed the…

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Indiana Receives Millions to Combat Zika

August 10, 2016
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Indiana Receives Millions to Combat Zika

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Centers for Disease Control gave the money to the Indiana State Department of Health to the tune of more than $3.6 million throughout the next five years. Some of the money will be used to conduct…

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Batesville Residents: Don’t Remove Stop Signs

August 9, 2016
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Batesville Residents: Don’t Remove Stop Signs

BATESVILLE, Ind. — Monday night over 25 people were in attendance for the Batesville Common Council meeting to discuss Proposed traffic changes. The main discussion occurred with the Stop Sign Removal proposals. The city council has proposed 7 different stop…

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Rushville Pearl Harbor Survivor Passes Away

August 9, 2016
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Rushville Pearl Harbor Survivor Passes Away

RUSHVILLE – Hoosiers said goodbye to an Indiana-native who survived Pearl Harbor. Norman Lee Vance, of Rush County, died Saturday at 95 years old. He was awarded many WWII ribbons and 11 battle stars. He is survived by his son…

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Woman Attacked Playing Pokémon GO

August 9, 2016
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Woman Attacked Playing Pokémon GO

AURORA, Ind. — A woman playing  in Aurora, was attacked by her ex-boyfriend’s wife. According to police records a pickup truck driven by the victim’s ex-boyfriend, Jonathan Greene, pulled up to her in a nearby parking lot. According to police,…

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Franklin & Ripley Counties to Participate in Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

August 9, 2016
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Franklin & Ripley Counties to Participate in Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

BATESVILLE, Ind. — The Franklin/Ripley County Traffic Safety Partnership announced it will participate in the national and statewide 2016 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enforcement mobilization occurring August 12 through September 5. Officers will join more than 250 state…

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New Movie Filming in Columbus, Ind.

August 9, 2016
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New Movie Filming in Columbus, Ind.

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Columbus is getting the Hollywood treatment. The Bartholomew County city is the backdrop for an independent film that is currently entitled “Columbus.” The plot involves a Korean-born main character, whose father is hospitalized and in a coma…

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Tyson Library Offering Many Events in August

August 8, 2016
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Tyson Library Offering Many Events in August

VERSAILLES, Ind. — The Tyson Library in Versailles has several events and activities coming up. The library has teamed up with River Valley Resources to offer the High School Equivalency courses, as well as certification in many different job ares.…

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Brookville Preparing for Main Street Construction

August 8, 2016
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Brookville Preparing for Main Street Construction

BROOKVILLE, Ind. — In approximately nine months the town of Brookville will embark on a major transformation of its Main Street, sidewalks and streetscape. In preparation for this momentous task two Brookville Town Council members have been meeting with representatives…

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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…