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Appeal Filed In Indiana Cold Beer Ruling

July 17, 2014
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Appeal Filed In Indiana Cold Beer Ruling

"Convenience stores record of compliance clearly demonstrate that owners and associates are responsible retailers who know how to best keep alcohol out of the hands of..

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Greensburg Walking Trail Could Open Next Month

July 17, 2014
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Greensburg Walking Trail Could Open Next Month

Progress is being made on the pedestrian trail in Greensburg. A ceremonial groundbreaking was held last...

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Open Class Exhibit Categories At Ripley Co. Fair

July 16, 2014
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Open Class Exhibit Categories At Ripley Co. Fair

Ripley County Extension Homemakers are sponsoring open class exhibits at the Ripley County Fair beginning July 20. Community members are invited to submit an entry...

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Police: IRS Scam Appearing In Indiana

July 16, 2014
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Police: IRS Scam Appearing In Indiana

The caller often claims the victim owes thousands of dollars in overdue taxes. IRS officials say the agency...

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City Approves Abatement For Proposed Apartments

July 16, 2014
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City Approves Abatement For Proposed Apartments

“It is a really important element to success of major employers to have talent living in Batesville rather than commuting.”

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Steering Failure Blamed In U.S. 52 Crash

July 16, 2014
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Steering Failure Blamed In U.S. 52 Crash

A Metamora driver was taken to a hospital after suffering minor injuries in a single vehicle crash...

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    12:00 pm American Red Cross Blood Donatio... @ Southeastern Indiana
    American Red Cross Blood Donatio... @ Southeastern Indiana
    Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 30 @ 3:00 pm
    Efforts to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients during the holiday season are underway. Patients don’t get a holiday from needing donated blood! How to donate blood Simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental consent in some states), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.   Places to donate: redcross
    Nov
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    9:00 am Deck Your House @ Memorial Building
    Deck Your House @ Memorial Building
    Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm
    Deck Your House  @ Memorial Building  | Batesville | Indiana | United States
    Deck Your House Holiday House Decorating Contest How to enter: submit a photo of your home, 5 canned goods, name, address and phone number at the Memorial Building by noon on December 2nd. Criteria: residential homes only within city limits and must be visible from the street. Contestants will be announced at the Annual Tree Lighting Celebration, December 4th at 6 p.m. Vote: December 4-11 at 3 p.m. Vote at: Memorial Building- 132 S. Main St. Memorial Public Library- 131 N. Walnut St. Southeastern Indiana YMCA- State Road 129 1 canned good= 1 vote (supports Batesville Food Pantry) Winners Announced: Winners will be notified in person December 17th starting at 6 p.m. Ryan Stauffer will announce winners at 6:30 p.m. on WRBI. Prizes, Sponsors and more information on the flyer:     
    Nov
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    9:00 am Achieving Net-Zero Energy Goal @ Jennings County Public Library
    Achieving Net-Zero Energy Goal @ Jennings County Public Library
    Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – Dec 31 @ 9:00 pm
    JENNINGS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY Achieving Net-Zero energy goal Jennings County Public Library is located on North State Road 3 in North Vernon, IN.  The library is open from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Monday thru Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays.  Closed Sunday. To follow the library’s progress and monitoring of the solar panels, visit our website:  www.jenningslib.org The Jennings County Public Library is proud to announce it will soon become the largest net-zero energy use public library in Indiana. It is anticipated that the facility will produce energy greater than or equal than that it consumes. The library’s 33,000 square foot facility has made energy improvements in lighting, HVAC, Insulation and rooftop Solar and Solar Tracking Solutions that are helping contribute to the net-zero energy goals. “This project combines an effort to both innovate and think critically about the impact that science can have on the world.  Our net-zero goal is a way to reduce our global footprint and improve our community,” said Steve Massey, President of the Jennings County Public Library Board.  “Net-zero is a process – and an opportunity for the public to learn with us.” Solar Power[...]

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