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Two Arrested After Alleged Overdose In Aurora

March 31, 2014
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Two Arrested After Alleged Overdose In Aurora

A North Vernon man was arrested after he allegedly overdosed on heroin, police said Monday. Emergency personnel were called to the Shell gas station on Green Blvd. on Saturday night in reference to an overdose. Police found Derek Hankins, 26, of North Vernon, unresponsive in the backseat of a Jeep Cherokee. “Hankins was unresponsive,...

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Free Coffee Offered At Local Mcdonald’s

March 31, 2014
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Free Coffee Offered At Local Mcdonald’s

The restaurant announced Friday that its locations, including those locally, will offer small cups of McCafe coffee at no charge...

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Moore Trial Delayed Until Later Date

March 31, 2014
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Moore Trial Delayed Until Later Date

According to the Ripley County Circuit Court, the state asked for a continuance on Friday night...

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Conservation Confusion: Do You Know How to Save Water?

March 31, 2014
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Conservation Confusion: Do You Know How to Save Water?

There appears to be some confusion about when it comes to water conservation and how best to do it, as a new survey finds many people underestimate how much water they use in various daily activities....

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Greensburg Wins 3A State Championship!!

March 29, 2014
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Greensburg Wins 3A State Championship!!

Congratulations to the Greensburg Pirates for winning their 2nd consecutive IHSAA Class 3A Boys High School Basketball State Championship over the Bowman Academy Eagles with a score of 89 to 76. The Pirates (28-1) were in control from the start. Despite committing 22 turnovers, The Pirates were able to shoot the ball well at...

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Pirates Set Sail For State

March 28, 2014
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Pirates Set Sail For State

“I think the basketball team has been a good rallying point for everyone. We have brought some good news to this town. I know there has been some bad stuff, but some good news around here is good,” senior Macy Holdsworth said.

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Three Raids, Three Arrests In Drug Investigation

March 28, 2014
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Three Raids, Three Arrests In Drug Investigation

hree people are facing drug-related charges after police raided multiple homes in Sunman Wednesday night. Investigators with the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office spent several months gathering....

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Batesville Picked To Rebuild Local Food Supply

March 28, 2014
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Batesville Picked To Rebuild Local Food Supply

Batesville was selected by Purdue University as one of two pilot communities in Indiana for a program designed to rebuild the local food supply. The community has a weekly farmers ...

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Dillsboro Man Convicted After Apparent Overdose

March 28, 2014
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Dillsboro Man Convicted After Apparent Overdose

A Dillsboro man who allegedly overdosed on heroin along with his wife in the play area of an Ohio McDonalds on March 9, has been convicted of child endangerment...

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Police: Man Threatened To Kill Dearborn Co. Mother And Children

March 27, 2014
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Police: Man Threatened To Kill Dearborn Co. Mother And Children

Aurora Police Chief Josh Daugherty said, “Dwayne came into the bedroom where they were sleeping and made the victim get out of bed. The victim said that Dwayne took her to her living room and showed her a long gun and bullets and threatened to kill them all.”

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