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Aurora Store Evacuated After Smell Of Gas

April 7, 2014
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Aurora Store Evacuated After Smell Of Gas

Customers were shopping Saturday morning at the Aurora Walmart when gas was smelled and it forced employees to usher everyone outside...

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Money Smart Week In Indiana

April 7, 2014
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Money Smart Week In Indiana

"It's just become really prolific that they target elderly because they know most people have a nest egg by the time they're 65-plus and they're also considered a vulnerable population," she says.

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Operations Will Continue As Usual At Virtus

April 4, 2014
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Operations Will Continue As Usual At Virtus

“We are going to need them to continue exactly what they are doing. They deliver surfaces or components to Hill-Rom on a daily basis,” Finarty said. “So we need them to continue that and focus on that. If there are any changes we will make sure we give people plenty of advance notice of...

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Election Officials Set Date For Sheriff Caucus

April 4, 2014
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Election Officials Set Date For Sheriff Caucus

A new Ripley County Sheriff will likely be named within the next two weeks. A caucus will be held to replace Tom Grills who officially stepped down from the position April 1...

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Governor Signs Two Bills Authored By Local Representative

April 4, 2014
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Governor Signs Two Bills Authored By Local Representative

“I pride myself on being a proponent of natural gas, as I feel that it is the key to our future success,” said Rep. Frye. “This new law makes a necessary update to legislation that I carried last year and allows businesses to better predict how to spend their capital throughout the year."

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Early Morning Fire Damages Business In Versailles

April 4, 2014
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Early Morning Fire Damages Business In Versailles

Fire crews have been working the scene of a structure fire in Versailles Friday morning. The fire is at the building of a lawn mower shop...

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Local Citizen Warns Others of Grandchild Scam

April 4, 2014
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Local Citizen Warns Others of Grandchild Scam

A local man wants to warn fellow citizens after he almost fell victim to a telephone scam in which receiving phone calls from individuals posing as his grandson and lawyer...

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Flooded Roads A Threat, Police Offer Safety Tips

April 4, 2014
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Flooded Roads A Threat, Police Offer Safety Tips

Officials in Franklin County say many local roads are flooded in certain areas including St. Mary’s Road west of Levee Road which is closed. Other counties in the region have reported water covered roads....

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Report: Hill-Rom Purchases Local Supplier

April 3, 2014
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Report: Hill-Rom Purchases Local Supplier

Approximately 100 employees were informed this week that their company has been purchased by its largest customer. The company located on Lambers Pike in Batesville...

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FBI Sorting Through Historic Artifacts In Rush County Home

April 3, 2014
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FBI Sorting Through Historic Artifacts In Rush County Home

The home of Donald Miller, 91, of Waldron, was raided by FBI agents Wednesday. Authorities said they seized thousands of artifacts that have “immeasurable” cultural value from his personal collection.

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all-day 66th Annual Reunion! The Pioneer...
66th Annual Reunion! The Pioneer...
Aug 1 all-day
Thurs – Sun July 31st – Aug 3rd. Caldweell Pioneer Acres, Located 3 mi. south of Rushville, IN just off hwy 4. $10 for all four days or $5 for one day! Children under 12 are free! Daily activities include: Parade Entertainment Sawmilling Field Events Threshing Corn Shelling Calliope Metal Spinning Expect 25 + Large Steam Engines, 300 + Tractors, Large Variety of Gas Engines, 100 + Flea Market Vendors, and plenty of good food available! Church services 4PM Saturday and 9AM Sunday! Featuring Gaar-Scott Steam Engines Camping Info: B.J. Bischoff 513-266-2128 Reunion Info: www.pioneerengineers.com Brian Vaughn 812-346-7640 Tracy Porter 765-969-3927
all-day Batesville Bash & Sidewalk Days
Batesville Bash & Sidewalk Days
Aug 1 all-day
Sidewalk Sale Days – All Over Town! Batesville Area Historical Society Rummage Sale (Community Church Of Batesville) Tristate Artisans Speed Painting   August1st 7PM-10PM LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Sponsored by the Batesville Area Chamber Batesville Young Professionals   August 2nd 8AM-11AM FARMERS MARKET NOON-8PM Community Activities 3PM-6PM Chamber Cruise IN 6PM-8PM LIVE ENTERTAINMENT 8PM-11PM THE BELAIRS (hotwaxshow.com)   EAT LOCAL. STAY LOCAL. SHOP LOCAL.
all-day St. Leon’s Firemens Festival
St. Leon’s Firemens Festival
Aug 1 all-day
Fish Dinners Friday from 5-8 PM.  Chicken Dinners Saturday from 3:30-8:30 PM.  Come out and support the fire department and enjoy the fun!

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