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Candidates Rush To File For May Primary

January 16, 2014
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Candidates Rush To File For May Primary

Several offices are up for election at the local and state level this year. As of Thursday morning, fifteen have filed in Franklin County and twenty-six in Ripley County...

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Treasurer Of Local Fire Department Arrested

January 15, 2014
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Treasurer Of Local Fire Department Arrested

The treasurer of the Adams Township Fire Department is facing felony charges for allegedly using department funds for personal use. She was arrested and released Wednesday.

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New Chancellor For Ivy Tech Columbus Region

January 15, 2014
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New Chancellor For Ivy Tech Columbus Region

Combs will help the region transition towards its merger with Ivy Tech Southeast. Last week, the college announced substantial changes to its regional networks...

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BIS Prepares For Winterfest Carnival, Requests Volunteers

January 15, 2014
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BIS Prepares For Winterfest Carnival, Requests Volunteers

Batesville Intermediate School PTO will host a family fun carnival on Saturday Jan., 18, from 1-4p.m. The Winterfest Carnival is the primary fundraiser for the school...

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Lugar Presented With Farm Bureau Award

January 15, 2014
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Lugar Presented With Farm Bureau Award

The Distinguished Service Award was presented to the former senator at the opening session of the Farm Bureau's 95th Annual Convention...

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New Aurora Police Chief Sworn In

January 15, 2014
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New Aurora Police Chief Sworn In

Aurora’s acting police chief became permanent this week. Joshua Daugherty, 39, was sworn in following his appointment by the mayor...

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Rare Appearance By Snowy Owl A Hoot For Birdwatchers

January 14, 2014
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Rare Appearance By Snowy Owl A Hoot For Birdwatchers

The Snowy Owl, the official bird of the Canadian province of Quebec, was spotted in a field on Frontage Road near the Interstate 74 overpass in Greensburg....

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City Considering Smoking Ban At City Parks

January 14, 2014
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City Considering Smoking Ban At City Parks

The proposal by the Batesville Parks and Recreation Board was brought up during the city council meeting Monday evening...

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INDOT Reminds Motorists To Be On Lookout For Potholes

January 14, 2014
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INDOT Reminds Motorists To Be On Lookout For Potholes

Drivers in southeast Indiana are urged to be on the alert for potholes on highways and interstates. Report potholes to Seymour District’s customer service desk at 877-305-7611.

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Reds Caravan Will Appear At Sherman House

January 14, 2014
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Reds Caravan Will Appear At Sherman House

The west tour of the Reds Caravan will visit the Sherman House in Batesville on Thurs., Jan. 23. Those scheduled to appear include...

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all-day Ripley County 4-H Fair
Ripley County 4-H Fair
Jul 20 – Jul 26 all-day
Farm animals, 4-H exhibits, rides, commercial vendors and grandstand events, Ripley County Fairground, 525 West Beech St., Osgood.  Contact Shanna Joseph (812)689-6535 or ripleycopark@comcast.net,  www.ripleycounty.com/parks/4hfair.html .
all-day Ripley County Fair – Ripley Coun... @ Ripley County Department Of Parks & Recreation
Ripley County Fair – Ripley Coun... @ Ripley County Department Of Parks & Recreation
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