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Sunman-Dearborn Staff Honored with Awards

May 12, 2016
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Sunman-Dearborn Staff Honored with Awards

Sunman-Dearborn Community School Corporation announced that Ms. Mary Ann Baines, Corporation Treasurer, has been selected as the Indiana Association of School Business Officials Region 10 Treasurer of the Year. The Indiana Association of School Business Officials is a professional organization…

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Our Hospice of SCI Named a Hospice Honors Recipient

May 12, 2016
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Our Hospice of SCI Named a Hospice Honors Recipient

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Our Hospice of South Central Indiana has been named a 2016 Hospice Honors recipient. Hospice Honors is a program that recognizes hospices providing the highest level of quality as measured from the caregiver’s point of view. Award…

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Cummins CEO Says Company is Ready for Market Rebound

May 12, 2016
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Cummins CEO Says Company is Ready for Market Rebound

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins CEO Tom Linebarger told shareholders Tuesday that they’ve made the best of bad market conditions and are getting in position for the next up-turn in the economy. In 2015, the company battled a 30 percent drop…

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Indiana Blood Center Sees Fewer Donations Amid Zika Virus

May 12, 2016
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Indiana Blood Center Sees Fewer Donations Amid Zika Virus

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The Indiana Blood Center has been forced to defer up to 30 percent of donors at some post-spring break blood drives because they had traveled to areas where the Zika virus is being transmitted, according to a…

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Indiana’s Bicentennial Bucket List

May 11, 2016
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Indiana’s Bicentennial Bucket List

INDIANAPOLIS — As Hoosiers are celebrating the bicentennial year in various ways, the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites has created Indiana’s Bicentennial Bucket List to help promote traditions and oddities around the state. We’ve put the bicentennial bucket list together…

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Ripley County Community Foundation Provides Several Grants

May 11, 2016
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Ripley County Community Foundation Provides Several Grants

RIPLEY COUNTY, Ind. — Each year, the Ripley County Community Foundation hosts 4 small grant cycles through which local organizations can request a $500 grant. The purpose of these small grant opportunities is to provide support to local organizations with…

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Richmond Police Looking for Man

May 11, 2016
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Richmond Police Looking for Man

RICHMOND, Ind. — Wanted for rape, confinement, dealing heroin, meth, and strangling a woman is why police are looking for 36-year-old Michael Lawrence Abbott. Abbott is known to be a habitual offender. It happened when he took his ex-girlfriend to…

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ISP Versailles Hiring Dispatcher

May 11, 2016
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ISP Versailles Hiring Dispatcher

VERSAILLES, Ind. — The Indiana State Police is accepting applications for two Regional Dispatcher positions at the Versailles Post to help staff at its Regional Dispatch Center. A high school diploma or GED equivalent is required as well as the…

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Kroger Holding Nationwide Hiring Event

May 11, 2016
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Kroger Holding Nationwide Hiring Event

STATEWIDE — Kroger is holding a nationwide hiring event to fill 14,000 open jobs across all its supermarket chains including stores in Indiana. You can apply online and show up to a store between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.Saturday for…

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Report: Child-Care Assistance Can Be Too Hard to Get

May 11, 2016
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Report: Child-Care Assistance Can Be Too Hard to Get

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Wading through the paperwork involved in getting government help to pay for child care can be overwhelming to already overworked parents. A new report by the Center for American Progress looks at how difficult it can be…

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Upcoming Events

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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…