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Grills Resigns From Ripley County Sheriff’s Office

March 26, 2014
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Grills Resigns From Ripley County Sheriff’s Office

“Being elected the Ripley County Sheriff has been the highest goal of my professional law enforcement career. I have been honored to serve and protect citizens of Ripley County and the State of Indiana.”

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Final Report Of Fatal Greensburg Plane Crash Released

March 26, 2014
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Final Report Of Fatal Greensburg Plane Crash Released

The National Transportation Safety Board released its final report in the fatal airplane accident that claimed the lives of four Greensburg residents...

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Bill To Benefit School Safety Signed Into Law

March 26, 2014
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Bill To Benefit School Safety Signed Into Law

“I am pleased to see this legislation signed into law, and I am even more proud to not only have been a part of it but also to be part of a legislative body that puts such significant emphasis on securing our state’s schools.”

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ETC Offers Scholarship Opportunity For High School Seniors

March 26, 2014
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ETC Offers Scholarship Opportunity For High School Seniors

Enhanced Telecommunications Corporation is offering a scholarship opportunity for area high school students. Seniors who have completed at least...

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Local Communities Can Apply For Transportation Funding

March 26, 2014
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Local Communities Can Apply For Transportation Funding

INDOT will accept applications from cities, towns and counties for an estimated $86 million in federal transportation funding, beginning April 14...

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Republicans Debate County Issues At Osgood Town Hall

March 25, 2014
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Republicans Debate County Issues At Osgood Town Hall

The Ripley County Women’s Club held the candidate debate at the Osgood Town Hall as County Council member Brenda Wetzler was the moderator of the event...

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Tickets Available For Greensburg State Game

March 25, 2014
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Tickets Available For Greensburg State Game

Greensburg Community Schools have announced ticket opportunities for the state championship game on Saturday...

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PED Becoming Threat To Indiana Hog Farmers

March 25, 2014
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PED Becoming Threat To Indiana Hog Farmers

PED was first detected in the United States nearly a year ago, and has now been confirmed in 43 of Indiana’s 92 counties....

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Four Identified In Aurora Walmart Jewelry Theft

March 25, 2014
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Four Identified In Aurora Walmart Jewelry Theft

Police have identified four people they believe are responsible for the theft of $350 worth of jewelry from the Aurora Wal-Mart....

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Health Insurance Deadline Looms, But Hoosiers Have Other Options

March 25, 2014
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Health Insurance Deadline Looms, But Hoosiers Have Other Options

Uninsured Hoosiers have less than one week to meet an important health insurance deadline. The Affordable Care Act open enrollment period to apply for coverage...

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all-day Whispering Beard Folk Festival
Whispering Beard Folk Festival
Aug 22 – Aug 24 all-day
Fri-Sun, Aug 22-24     Whispering Beard Folk Festival Over 35 folk bands in the Friendship Valley, Old Mill Campground, 7249 1st Street, Friendship, starting at 11:30am each day.  Camping available.  Adm. Chg.  Contact Dan (513)382-1708  www.whisperingbeard.com
8:30 am FranklinCovey program the Greens...
FranklinCovey program the Greens...
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 4:45 pm
Time is running out to register for this unique opportunity to attend a highly respected FranklinCovey program the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce is bringing to Southeastern Indianaon Friday, Aug. 22.  One of FranklinCovey’s most requested consultants, J.D. Frailey, will be teaching this course. Clients give him top ratings and describe him as motivating, entertaining, and uplifting. The course is The 5 Choices to Extraordinary Productivity. Productivity is a key metric that impacts employee engagement, quality of results, and ultimately – the bottom line. For your convenience, I have pasted a link to the Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce website, which contains more information and a registration opportunity.Please sign up today. The Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce is only the second Chamber of Commerce in Indiana to join in a partnership with FranklinCovey, bringing their fantastic training programs away from the Indianapolis area. This event will be held at the Decatur County School Corporation Administration Building, 2020 Montgomery Road,Greensburg. Your investment in this FranklinCovey training is only $399 per person. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at 4:45 p.m.
8:30 am Grazing Field Day @ Jeff and Leah Meinders’s Farm
Grazing Field Day @ Jeff and Leah Meinders’s Farm
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 2:15 pm
The Hogan Creek Watershed Project, along with the Dearborn and Ripley County Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) will be providing an educational opportunity for producers with grazing livestock.  The field day will be held on Friday, August 22nd at Jeff and Leah Meinders’s Farm, 3687 W. Co. Rd. 500E, Milan, IN from 8:30 am to 2:15 pm.  The workshop is FREE to attend and includes a catered lunch thanks to local sponsors.  Excellent speakers will be present including, Ron Lemenager, Purdue Beef – Nutrition and Management, Victor Shelton, NRCS Grazing Specialist/Agronomist, and David Walton, Jr., Veterinarian – Herd Health.  If you would like more information or to register, please contact the SWCD at 812-926-2406 ext 3 or email: heather.wirth@in.nacdnet.net.

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