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Franklin County Crash Claims Life of Brookville Man

June 9, 2016
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Franklin County Crash Claims Life of Brookville Man

METAMORA, Ind. — At approximately 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday around Metamora, the Indiana State Police responded to a crash involving two vehicles on US 52 near Landfill Road that ultimately claimed the life of a Brookville man. The initial investigation…

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Department of Education Recognizes Milan Schools as a School of Promising Practice

June 9, 2016
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Department of Education Recognizes Milan Schools as a School of Promising Practice

MILAN, Ind. — Milan Community School Corporation has been recognized by the Indiana Department of Education as a school of Promising Practice in the area of Building Capacity with Teacher Leaders. Milan Community School Corporation’s Promising Practice is one of…

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Storm Shelter Program Re-Opened for Application

June 9, 2016
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Storm Shelter Program Re-Opened for Application

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indiana Department of Homeland Security has re-opened a program that will provide financial support to Indiana residents who wish to construct and install a severe weather safe room in their home. Financial assistance will be provided…

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Batesville Police Investigating Theft from Nobbe Mower Shop

June 8, 2016
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Batesville Police Investigating Theft from Nobbe Mower Shop

BATESVILLE, Ind. — The Batesville Police Department responded to Nobbe Mower after business representatives discovered a trailer, a tractor, and a mower stolen from their sale lot during the night time hours. Recorded video surveillance captures at least two suspects…

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Ripley County Forms Infectious Disease Response Team

June 8, 2016
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Ripley County Forms Infectious Disease Response Team

Ripley County, Ind. — Ripley County EMS and the Ripley County Health Department have partnered to build a county based Infectious Disease Response team which has the capability to deploy within the county in the event of an infectious disease…

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Weather Radios Being Distributed in Ripley County

June 8, 2016
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Weather Radios Being Distributed in Ripley County

Ripley County, Ind. — Some Ripley County residents will soon be better prepared when severe weather hits. Ripley County Emergency Management began the first phase of handing out all-hazard weather radios to trailer parks located in Ripley County on Friday.…

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DCH Foundation Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipients

June 8, 2016
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DCH Foundation Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipients

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. — The Dearborn County Hospital Foundation has selected 18 area high school seniors to receive $500 scholarships through the Foundation’s High School Senior Scholarship Program. Members of the Dearborn County Hospital Foundation Board of Directors recognized the scholarship…

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2 Arrested in Connection with Arson that Destroyed Rising Sun Business

June 8, 2016
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2 Arrested in Connection with Arson that Destroyed Rising Sun Business

RISING SUN, Ind. — Two men have been arrested in connection with a fire that gutted a Rising Sun business on May 23. Devon Radcliff and Curtis Taulbee were arrested and charged with arson, burglary and theft. Officials said the…

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Ritz Proposes Statewide Pre-K Education

June 8, 2016
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Ritz Proposes Statewide Pre-K Education

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Indiana state schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz is calling on lawmakers to adopt a pre-kindergarten program that would include all students regardless of family income. Ritz introduced the proposal, saying the state needs to make pre-kindergarten schooling available…

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Pedestrian Struck and Killed on I-74

June 7, 2016
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Pedestrian Struck and Killed on I-74

Greensburg, Ind. — The Decatur County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of a fight on I-74, eastbound near the 140 mile marker at 1:20 AM on Tuesday. While deputies were responding, the Decatur County Dispatch Center received multiple reports…

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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…