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Short 1st Meeting for Narwold, Not for Roberts

July 19, 2016
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Short 1st Meeting for Narwold, Not for Roberts

BATESVILLE & BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. —  Last night’s Batesville School Board meeting was a short and easy meeting for interim superintendent Bill Narwold. Changes to the student handbooks and updating the staff dress code were approved. The meeting in total…

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DNR Confirms Black Bear Sighting in Southern Indiana

July 19, 2016
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DNR Confirms Black Bear Sighting in Southern Indiana

CORYDON, Ind. — A black bear has been spotted in Harrison County in southern Indiana. The first sighting was reported around 9 p.m. Sunday when someone said the bear was going through their trash. Monday morning several people spotted the…

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Flags to Remain at Half-Staff

July 19, 2016
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Flags to Remain at Half-Staff

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Flags will be flown at half-staff at all state facilities to honor the victims of the attack on police officers in Baton Rouge. Governor Mike Pence said Monday flags will be lowered until Friday, July 22. This…

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1st Human West Nile Case Reported in Indiana

July 19, 2016
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1st Human West Nile Case Reported in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — As the summer continues, the amount of mosquito bites continue to grow. The Indiana State Department of Health says that as of Friday, the state had one confirmed human case of West Nile in Marion County. Mosquitoes…

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Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building Into Area

July 19, 2016
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Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building Into Area

STATE WIDE — There is potentially dangerous heat and humidity heading in by the end of the week. This will be the first real heat wave this summer season. Temperatures will reach the 90s likely by Thursday as the humidity…

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6 Artists Inducted into SEI Musicians Association Hall of Fame

July 18, 2016
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6 Artists Inducted into SEI Musicians Association Hall of Fame

The Southeastern Indiana Musicians Association recently announced its 2016 Hall of Fame Class. Jeff ‘Bones’ Jones. Bright, West Harrison, and Dillsboro. Acoustic Guitar, Singer, and Songwriter. Performed with Ollie Roehm in the duo Beef ‘N’ Bones as well as with…

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2016 Ripley County Queen Crowned

July 18, 2016
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2016 Ripley County Queen Crowned

OSGOOD, Ind. — The 2016 Ripley County Queen was crowned Sunday Evening, at the Damm Theatre in Osgood. After several weeks of preparation, Carah Beck was crowned Miss Ripley County 2016. In total there 9 were contestants racing for the…

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2016 Franklin County Fair Gets Underway

July 18, 2016
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2016 Franklin County Fair Gets Underway

BROOKVILLE, Ind. — The Franklin County 4-H Fair is a favorite family friendly summer activity for the residents and visitors of Franklin County. Visit the fair this week to see the 4-H exhibits, livestock and animal shows, open class exhibits,…

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Representative Frye Selected as RNC Delegate

July 18, 2016
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Representative Frye Selected as RNC Delegate

CLEVELAND, Oh. — The 2016 Republican National Convention is being held in Cleveland, Ohio at the Quicken Loans Arena and starts today. The convention will host approximately 2,470 delegates and 2,302 alternate delegates from all 50 states, the District of…

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Man Bitten by Venomous Snake in State Park

July 18, 2016
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Man Bitten by Venomous Snake in State Park

NASHVILLE, Ind. — A central Indiana man camping in Brown County State Park is recovering after being bitten by a venomous snake. Conservation officers say 35-year-old Nan Zhang of Carmel and his family were camping in Taylor Ridge Campground in…

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Upcoming Events

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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…