News


<>

Leising Serving On Ag And Natural Resources Committee

June 24, 2014
By
Leising Serving On Ag And Natural Resources Committee

“Farming is one of Indiana’s most important industries and this committee will discuss ways to further its success,” Leising said. “My hope is that we will continue work on a permanent solution to Indiana’s agriculture property-tax system.”

Read more »

Local County Has Highest Unemployment Rate In State

June 23, 2014
By
Local County Has Highest Unemployment Rate In State

The jobless rate in Fayette County increased last month from 7.6 percent to 8 percent. The county now has the highest number of unemployed citizens...

Read more »

Voegele, Hiltz Earn Top Spots At Country Showdown

June 23, 2014
By
Voegele, Hiltz Earn Top Spots At Country Showdown

The third time was a charm for a contestant in the Country Showdown. The 33rd annual event was held at Liberty Park...

Read more »

Rising Sun Foundation Provides Grants To Seniors

June 23, 2014
By
Rising Sun Foundation Provides Grants To Seniors

A total of 46 graduating seniors are receiving some financial help from the Rising Sun Regional Foundation. The foundation is providing...

Read more »

Indiana Gets a D-minus in Help for Working Parents

June 23, 2014
By
Indiana Gets a D-minus in Help for Working Parents

Indiana gets a grade of D-minus in a new report analyzing how each state supports – or doesn’t support – new parents in terms of leave time and job protection. The study, timed for the White House Summit on Working Families today...

Read more »

Local Conservation Officer Receives Promotion

June 23, 2014
By
Local Conservation Officer Receives Promotion

Bill Beville, who joined the DNR in 1985, was promoted to Lieutenant for District 9, serving southeast Indiana...

Read more »

Franklin County HS Principal Resigning

June 20, 2014
By
Franklin County HS Principal Resigning

The principal of Franklin County High School has resigned after previously admitting to plagiarizing a graduation speech. A special meeting was held Thursday night...

Read more »

Possible Venue Change For Country Showdown *Update*

June 20, 2014
By
Possible Venue Change For Country Showdown *Update*

Organizers are considering moving the event to the Batesville High School auditorium if showers and storms continue...

Read more »

Crisis In Iraq Hits Home For Decatur County Man

June 20, 2014
By
Crisis In Iraq Hits Home For Decatur County Man

The breakout of violence has claimed the life of six of his cousins. “My family is a few hours east of Baghdad and it is real bad now there.”

Read more »

Remembering Mark: A Sister’s Story About Family, Faith, And Cancer

June 20, 2014
By
Remembering Mark: A Sister’s Story About Family, Faith, And Cancer

“I think that is part of his legacy, for his kids especially. They were worth the fight and he was not going to go down without a fight.”

Read more »

Listen Live

Upcoming Events

Sep
10
Wed
3:00 pm 2014 Business, Citizen & Teacher...
2014 Business, Citizen & Teacher...
Sep 10 @ 3:00 pm – Nov 7 @ 2:28 pm
Now accepting nominations and applications for these three awards by the Sunman Chamber of Commerce. Winners will be announced at the Chamber’s Annual Awards Dinner on Friday, November 7, 2014. For more information please contact the Sunman Chamber’s website or call Anna.
Sep
30
Tue
all-day Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival @ 12115 N. St. Rd. 129
Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival @ 12115 N. St. Rd. 129
Sep 30 all-day
Ripley County, Indiana       2014 Events & Festivals Sat-Sun, Sep 27-Oct 19 Horse-drawn trolley rides to pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pony rides, corn maze, paddleboat rides, on Saturdays and Sundays ONLY.  Hours vary.  South of Batesville, 12115 N. St. Rd. 129. No adm. chg. Jerry Vogt (812) 934-4627.
Oct
1
Wed
all-day Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival @ 12115 N. St. Rd. 129
Vogt Farm Pumpkin Festival @ 12115 N. St. Rd. 129
Oct 1 all-day
Ripley County, Indiana       2014 Events & Festivals Sat-Sun, Sep 27-Oct 19 Horse-drawn trolley rides to pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pony rides, corn maze, paddleboat rides, on Saturdays and Sundays ONLY.  Hours vary.  South of Batesville, 12115 N. St. Rd. 129. No adm. chg. Jerry Vogt (812) 934-4627.

View Calendar