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Police Arrest 6 While Serving Search Warrant

September 20, 2016
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Police Arrest 6 While Serving Search Warrant

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — Officers executing a search warrant in North Vernon early Monday morning discovered heroin and a felon in possession of stolen gun. Six people in total were arrested. According to police records, around 5:30 am while serving…

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Columbus Avenue Closed Tuesday

September 20, 2016
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Columbus Avenue Closed Tuesday

BATESVILLE, Ind. — Alert from the Batesville Police Department: Columbus Avenue between Mulberry Street and Smith Street will be closed today (9/20), starting at 7:00 AM for resurfacing.

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North Vernon Man Arrested After Pursuit

September 20, 2016
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North Vernon Man Arrested After Pursuit

COLUMBUS, Ind. — A 20-year-old North Vernon man is in custody after a Sunday evening pursuit by Columbus Police. Jessie Crouch, 20, was driving without headlights on Center Street around 11:30 PM, when police attempted to conduct a traffic stop.…

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Upset Parent Prompts Lockdown at Sunman-Dearborn

September 19, 2016
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Upset Parent Prompts Lockdown at Sunman-Dearborn

ST. LEON, Ind. — Monday morning an upset parent prompted school officials to put Sunman-Dearborn Middle School and East Central High School on lockdown. School officials tell WRBI that an upset parent went into the middle school office and said…

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MainSource Opens New Branch in Aurora

September 19, 2016
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MainSource Opens New Branch in Aurora

AURORA, Ind. –MainSource Bank is opening a new Branch in Aurora on Monday, September 19. The new branch is a state of the art facility and will offer extended drive thru hours. There is a full-service ATM with enhanced capabilities,…

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Batesville Receives High Awards

September 19, 2016
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Batesville Receives High Awards

BATESVILLE, Ind. — Batesville (Casket) has received the top scores in all three categories of performance, which are Product Quality, Service and Innovation, for the third consecutive year in the Funeral Service Insider casket survey. This annual survey covers a wide…

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INDOT to Restrict Lanes on US 52

September 19, 2016
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INDOT to Restrict Lanes on US 52

CEDAR GROVE, Ind. — The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to reduce U.S. Highway 52 traffic near Cedar Grove to a single lane starting today. Temporary signals will control one-direction-at-a-time traffic until the eastbound lane of U.S. 52 can be…

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Rapid Response Team Assisting CPX Employees

September 19, 2016
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Rapid Response Team Assisting CPX Employees

NORTH VERNON, Ind. — The Indiana Department of Workforce Development and WorkOne Southeast Indiana have activated the state’s Rapid Response team to assist employees affected by CPX Incorporated closing its facility in North Vernon. The state’s Rapid Response team is activated…

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Television Legend “Cowboy Bob” Passes Away

September 19, 2016
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Television Legend “Cowboy Bob” Passes Away

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Indianapolis television legend Bob Glaze, more commonly known as “Cowboy Bob,” passed away on Friday at the age of 73. According to family he suffered a possible heart attack. He first appeared on WTTV in 1963 on Jack…

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Lady Wildcats Win Golf Sectionals At Richmond

September 19, 2016
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Lady Wildcats Win Golf Sectionals At Richmond

The Franklin County Lady Wildcats won The Girls Golf Sectionals on Saturday, September 17th, at The Richmond Elks Country Club. 2016-17-girls-golf-sectionals-richmond Dana Branstetter of The Lady Wildcats was the overall Individual Champion with an 80 score. The Girls Golf Regionals…

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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…