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Sheriff: More Help Is Needed For Mentally Ill Convicts

September 19, 2014
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Sheriff: More Help Is Needed For Mentally Ill Convicts

“We are better people than this. We don’t have to treat people like this when they are suffering from mental illness.”

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Single Lane Closures On I-74 Begins Saturday

September 19, 2014
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Single Lane Closures On I-74 Begins Saturday

Bridge construction will close single lanes for several miles along I-74 beginning Saturday. INDOT officials say work is for...

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Southern Ind. Veterans Cemetery Vandalized

September 19, 2014
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Southern Ind. Veterans Cemetery Vandalized

Police search for an identity of a vandal or vandals who are destroying the lawn at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison...

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State Road 1 Trash Cleanup Set For Oct. 11

September 19, 2014
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State Road 1 Trash Cleanup Set For Oct. 11

Organizers are seeking volunteers for a trash clean-up along State Road 1...The Whitewater River Watershed Project will conduct the roadside trash...

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State Police Unveil New Method To Obtain Gun Permits

September 19, 2014
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State Police Unveil New Method To Obtain Gun Permits

The Indiana State Police will launch a new electronic firearms application process that will be in effect beginning October 1...

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Special Ticket Offer At Gibson Theatre Saturday

September 19, 2014
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Special Ticket Offer At Gibson Theatre Saturday

Area high school and youth football players are encouraged to attend a special movie night at the Gibson Theatre Saturday...

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What Is That Helicopter In Batesville Doing?

September 18, 2014
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What Is That Helicopter In Batesville Doing?

A helicopter is grabbing the attention of some Batesville residents Thursday...

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IU Gives Posthumous Degree To Malaysian Flight Victim

September 18, 2014
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IU Gives Posthumous Degree To Malaysian Flight Victim

Indiana University has granted a posthumous doctoral degree to the family of Karlijn Keijzer...

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Connersville Brothers Facing Ginseng Theft Charges

September 18, 2014
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Connersville Brothers Facing Ginseng Theft Charges

They are both facing charges for theft and illegally harvesting ginseng which could land them in jail for two and half years and a fine of ten thousand dollars each...

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Batesville Students Could Travel To China This Spring

September 18, 2014
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Batesville Students Could Travel To China This Spring

Students and parents have the opportunity to travel to China during Spring Break...Travelers will visit Beijing, Hangzhou, and Shanghai and tour...

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Nov
5
Wed
6:00 am God’s Bright Treasures Ministry ...
God’s Bright Treasures Ministry ...
Nov 5 @ 6:00 am – Nov 24 @ 6:00 pm
God’s Bright Treasures Ministry is collecting 7,500 pairs of shoes to raise funds for our center, to help those in need and to keep shoes from going into the landfills. We are asking for the community’s help to accomplish this. We have already collected 2,600 pairs so far! God’s Bright Treasures is a non-profit child care facility in Bright, Indiana. We have a shoe collection box at the business of Quality Auto Mart at 7307 St. Rd. 46 E., Batesville, IN 47041 or they can bring their shoes to our location at 25365 State Line Road, Bright, IN 47025. Please clean out your unwanted, gently worn, used shoes and donate them. If you, or a local organization, are interested in learning more about this opportunity, you may contact Karen Stall or Mary Ann Cannon by phone at 812-637-6830 or email Karen@godsbrighttreasures.org or maryann@godsbrighttreasures.org.
Nov
16
Sun
12:00 pm American Red Cross Blood Donatio... @ Southeastern Indiana
American Red Cross Blood Donatio... @ Southeastern Indiana
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm
Efforts to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients during the holiday season are underway. Patients don’t get a holiday from needing donated blood! How to donate blood Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental consent in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.   Places to donate: redcross
Nov
17
Mon
9:00 am Deck Your House @ Memorial Building
Deck Your House @ Memorial Building
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm
Deck Your House  @ Memorial Building  | Batesville | Indiana | United States
Deck Your House Holiday House Decorating Contest How to enter: submit a photo of your home, 5 canned goods, name, address and phone number at the Memorial Building by noon on December 2nd. Criteria: residential homes only within city limits and must be visible from the street. Contestants will be announced at the Annual Tree Lighting Celebration, December 4th at 6 p.m. Vote: December 4-11 at 3 p.m. Vote at: Memorial Building- 132 S. Main St. Memorial Public Library- 131 N. Walnut St. Southeastern Indiana YMCA- State Road 129 1 canned good= 1 vote (supports Batesville Food Pantry) Winners Announced: Winners will be notified in person December 17th starting at 6 p.m. Ryan Stauffer will announce winners at 6:30 p.m. on WRBI. Prizes, Sponsors and more information on the flyer:     

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