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Marshall County Prosecutor Advocates for Use of Drones for Vehicle Accident Reconstruction

January 16, 2016
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Marshall County Prosecutor Advocates for Use of Drones for Vehicle Accident Reconstruction

Marshall County Prosecuting Attorney E. Nelson Chipman, Jr., testified in support for the use of aerial drones by law enforcement agencies in the reconstruction of accident sites, January 13, before a committee of the Indiana House of Representatives. The Courts and Criminal Code Committee was hearing House Bill 1013 that concerns geolocation (GPS) information...

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New Indiana License Plate First to Combat Distracted Driving

January 15, 2016
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New Indiana License Plate First to Combat Distracted Driving

There are now more crashes related to texting and driving than drinking and driving. In fact, 80 percent of all crashes involve some form of driver distraction. In an effort to address this pressing issue, Thursday morning at the offices of Perfect Transportation in Indianapolis, the Indiana Motor Truck Association (IMTA) came together with state...

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21 Power Outage and Cold Weather Safety Tips

January 15, 2016
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21 Power Outage and Cold Weather Safety Tips

The nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) is offering 21 tips to keep families safe and warm when the power goes out and freezing temperatures arrive. Foam, Dome & Drip – Affordable Ways to Protect Your Home For as little as $1 per 6’ of insulation, you can stop pipes from freezing during...

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Rampart PAC to Support Marlin Stutzman for United States Senate

January 15, 2016
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Rampart PAC to Support Marlin Stutzman for United States Senate

Rampart PAC, an independent expenditure only super PAC, has announced their endorsement for Representative Marlin Stutzman’s candidacy for the U.S. Senate in Indiana. Rampart PAC says that they support candidates who believe in a strong national defense, less intrusive government and individual liberty. Brian Dumas, founder of the Rampart PAC, added, “That is why Rampart...

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Coats, Bucshon, Brooks Ask Secretary Burwell to Terminate Second Evaluation of HIP 2.0

January 15, 2016
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Coats, Bucshon, Brooks Ask Secretary Burwell to Terminate Second Evaluation of HIP 2.0

Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.), Congressman Larry Bucshon (R-Ind.) and Congresswoman Susan W. Brooks (R-Ind.) sent a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Burwell asking her to terminate a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services-led second evaluation of Indiana’s Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP) 2.0 waiver. Under an agreement with HHS, Indiana must...

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Adoption Records Bill Passes 10-0 in Senate Judiciary Committee

January 14, 2016
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Adoption Records Bill Passes 10-0 in Senate Judiciary Committee

Indiana’s adult adoptees cleared a major hurdle in their quest to obtain sealed birth records. The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 10-0 in favor of Senate Bill 91, which if passed would give adult adoptees from Indiana’s “closed records” period access to their original birth certificate and adoption records. Advocates from Hoosiers for Equal Access...

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Interactive Map Lets Hoosiers Track Road And Bridge Projects

January 14, 2016
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Interactive Map Lets Hoosiers Track Road And Bridge Projects

Online Tool Displays More Than 1,700 Planned Projects Statewide

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Watch for Potholes as Temperatures Rise

January 14, 2016
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Watch for Potholes as Temperatures Rise

After nearly a week of winter weather, Indiana is getting a short break from freezing temperatures with rain forecast for much of the state on Friday. Drivers should stay alert as these are prime conditions for potholes to form. How a pothole forms Cracks develop in pavement from aging, traffic wear and winter freeze-thaw...

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Old National Announces Largest Partnership in its History

January 14, 2016
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Old National Announces Largest Partnership in its History

Evansville based Old National Bank and Madison, Wisconsin based Anchor Bank, jointly announced the execution of a definitive agreement under which Old National will acquire Anchor through a stock and cash merger. With $2.2 billion in total assets, $1.5 billion in total loans, $1.8 billion in deposits, and $360 million in common shareholders’ equity as...

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Franklin County Sherriff’s Department Warns of Duke Energy Phone Scam

January 14, 2016
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Franklin County Sherriff’s Department Warns of Duke Energy Phone Scam

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department and Duke Energy have learned Duke Energy customers in five states have been targeted by scam artists claiming to represent the company. Phone, doorstep and email scammers claiming to be a utility company are nothing new – it happens to all utility companies throughout the U.S. and Canada. However,...

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Next meeting of the Daughters of Isabella All Saint’s Circle #1384 is Monday May 2, at 7:00 pm at the Knights of Columbus in Batesville. Bring flowers for the Adoration Chapel. Anyone interested in going to the 100th Anniversary of the Daughters of Isabella Saint Rita Circle #63 at St. Gabriel Church in Connersville Indiana on Saturday May 14, 2016 contact Wendy Haven (812-933-1922) by April 30, 2016.Share this:TweetEmailPrint
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Please join us as a special guest. The public is also welcomed to attend and may purchase their $8.00 ticket at the door. Chef Adam has selected a delicious buffet breakfast. We will start our day in prayer, enjoying fellowship with community, church leaders, and friends in the Batesville area. Danielle Hountz from Batesville high School will be singing and Reverend Jill K. Campbell of St. Mark Lutheran Church will be the guest speaker. You are also invited to attend the Community Prayer Service, presented by the Batesville Ministerial Association at the Gazebo, located in the Village Green, downtown Batesville at 12:00 noon on Thursday, May 5. This tradition is in its’ 5th year and will be led by various Ministers from the area. Lunch will be provided following the service. RSVP to Andrea Wade, Mayor’s Office, awade@batesvilleindiana.us or (812) 933-6100 by April 29th if you are attending the Prayer Breakfast. Fore more information, please contact Rita Seig, (812) 209-9945 of ritaseig@etczone.comShare this:TweetEmailPrint
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