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Property Taxes Due In November

October 30, 2013
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Property Taxes Due In November

Property taxes are due in Ripley and Franklin County on Nov. 12. Local Treasurers say if they are not paid by the deadline, the taxpayer will be charged more. Franklin County Treasurer Veronica Voelker says...

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More Road Work On 46 Next Week

October 30, 2013
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More Road Work On 46 Next Week

The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to close State Road 46 at the Indiana-Ohio Railroad crossing on the west side of Greensburg next week...

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Congressman Messer’s Bill To Delay ACA Fines Until Website Fix

October 29, 2013
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Congressman Messer’s Bill To Delay ACA Fines Until Website Fix

Congressman Luke Messer made good on his promise to Hoosiers and filed a bill delaying the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate fines until the enrollment websites work...

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Police, Family Hoping To Locate Missing Laurel Teen

October 29, 2013
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Police, Family Hoping To Locate Missing Laurel Teen

A local family is hoping community involvement and awareness could help locate a Franklin County teenager. A missing persons report was filed for 15-year-old Andrea Leanne Robertson of Laurel..

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Batesville To Get One More Option For Pizza

October 29, 2013
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Batesville To Get One More Option For Pizza

Although an opening date has not been announced, Batesville will soon have another option for carryout and delivery pizza. Pizza Hut is set to open its doors at...

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Batesville Will Welcome Chinese Government Officials On Thursday

October 29, 2013
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Batesville Will Welcome Chinese Government Officials On Thursday

A delegation of officials from China will visit Batesville this week to potentially form an international partnership. Five government dignitaries from Haiyan, China will come to the area to meet with Batesville officials and tour local facilities on Thursday...

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IDEM Holding Two Water Quality Meetings Tuesday

October 29, 2013
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IDEM Holding Two Water Quality Meetings Tuesday

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) is hosting two public meetings on Tuesday, as it begins developing a Total Maximum Daily Load (TDML) for the Southern Whitewater Watershed in Franklin and Ripley counties. The first meeting is scheduled for...

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SIEOC: Grant Assists Local Families

October 29, 2013
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SIEOC: Grant Assists Local Families

Southeastern Indiana Economic Opportunity Corporation, which serves Ripley, Franklin, Dearborn, Ohio, Switzerland counties, is gearing up for their Energy Assistance program beginning Nov., 4. The Energy Assistance program is a federally funded block grant offered through the United States Department of Health & Human Services and administered through the Indiana Housing & Community Development...

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Sheriff: Sex Offender Registry Can Help On Halloween

October 28, 2013
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Sheriff: Sex Offender Registry Can Help On Halloween

Ripley County Sheriff Tom Grills is asking residents to take precautions while trick or treating on Halloween night. There are 51 registered sex offenders in Ripley County, and Sheriff Grills suggests parents...

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Affordable Care Act: New Tool In Fight Against Breast Cancer

October 28, 2013
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Affordable Care Act: New Tool In Fight Against Breast Cancer

While it continues to be controversial, the Affordable Care Act is expected to help in the fight against breast cancer, by no longer rejecting people for insurance because of preexisting conditions, and by including preventive measures in all insurance coverage...

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