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Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Ripley and Dearborn Counties

June 15, 2016
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The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for East Central Ripley County and Dearborn County until 7:15 EDT. The main hazard from this storm is 60 MPH wind gusts. Damage to trees, siding, and roofs may occur.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning, Northern Decatur Co.

June 15, 2016
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The National Weather Service issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northern Decatur County until 7:00 pm. This storm includes very heavy rain and hail, with up to 60 mph wind gusts. A weather warning indicates a confirmed, current and present…

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Franklin Co

June 15, 2016
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The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northwestern Franklin County until 6:00 PM EDT. Main impact is 60 mph wind gusts and penny size hail. We will continue to keep you up to date both online…

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Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra Performance Moved to Batesville High School

June 15, 2016
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Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra Performance Moved to Batesville High School

BATESVILLE, Ind. — The Indianapolis Jazz Orchestra performance that is scheduled to be held at Liberty Park as part of the Batesville Music and Arts Festival, has been moved to the Batesville High School due to pending weather.

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Central Ave Closed for Utility Work

June 15, 2016
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Central Ave Closed for Utility Work

BATESVILLE, Ind. — Central Ave between Park and Mulberry will be closed to through traffic today from 7 AM to 1 PM for utility work.

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Jury Convicts William Russell in Labor Day Weekend Shooting

June 15, 2016
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Jury Convicts William Russell in Labor Day Weekend Shooting

RIPLEY COUNTY, Ind. — After a four-day trial, a Ripley County jury convicted William Russell, age 44, Moores Hill, of Attempted Murder, Aggravated Battery, Battery with a Deadly Weapon and Possession of a Handgun without a License. According to court…

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INDOT to Chip Seal SR 62 & 129

June 15, 2016
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INDOT to Chip Seal SR 62 & 129

RIPLEY COUNTY, Ind. — Indiana Department of Transportation crew are scheduled to chip seal State Road 62 & S.R. 129 south of Versailles next Tuesday and Wednesday. Treatment will be applied to S.R. 62 beginning at its south junction with…

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Opioid Addiction a Problem in Amish Community Also

June 15, 2016
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Opioid Addiction a Problem in Amish Community Also

RICHMOND, Ind. – Amish communities from three Indiana counties met Monday night to talk about a common problem: heroin. Amish elder Ben Stoltzfus says the problem of opioid addiction hasn’t spared his otherwise isolated community. He says it’s just slowly…

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Secretary of State Lawson Urges Citizens to Report Elder Abuse

June 15, 2016
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Secretary of State Lawson Urges Citizens to Report Elder Abuse

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (June 15), Secretary of State Connie Lawson urges citizens to value and protect Indiana’s seniors by reporting possible abuse. Elder abuse comes in many forms, physical, financial, emotional, neglect…

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Judge to Rule on Indiana Abortion Law by July 1

June 15, 2016
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Judge to Rule on Indiana Abortion Law by July 1

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A federal judge is promising to rule on Indiana’s new abortion law before it takes effect July 1. Even before the morning hearing, Indiana Right to Life was predicting that U.S. District Judge Tanya Walton Pratt would…

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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…