Joe Awad/The Journal-Press: State Sen. Jeff Raatz told about 100 people at the Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce Pre-Legislative Luncheon Monday, Dec. 3, that education will be top-of-mind during the 2019 Indiana Legislative Session. Raatz recently was named chairman of the Senate Education Committee.

News Stories

GREENDALE- The City of Greendale Planning Commission will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. Dec. 17, at 500 Ridge Ave.

State Rep. Randy Lyness, R-West Harrison, was recently reappointed as vice chair of the House Employment, Labor and Pensions Committee.

The Greendale Redevelopment Commission will meet in Regular Session Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 5:45 p.m.

Sports

Lawrenceburg junior Gavin Yoon (3) eyes a free throw en route to his game-high 20 points that led the basketball Tigers to a 39-37 win at Harrison (Ohio) Tuesday night, Dec. 11. Brother Garrett Yoon and teammate Adam Burd back up Gavin, while Harrison's Cole Combs (2) looks on.

HARRISON, Ohio - Lawrenceburg freshman Garrett Yoon hit a go-ahead three-pointer with 4:27 left and brother Gavin Yoon made the lead four points with his trey with 2:26 to play.

ST. LEON - East Central's AquaTrojan boys swimmers and divers captured their own EC Relay Invitational title Saturday, Dec. 8, outpointing runner-up Connersville 94-60.

East Central’s 6’3” senior forward Logan Cox (5) shot a perfect 8-8 from the field for 18 points in the Lady Trojans’ 53-49 win at Columbus East Monday. She had a 13-point, 12 rebound double-double at Columbus North Dec. 6. (Sandy Mahoney)

COLUMBUS, Ind. - Following a double-double of 13 points, 12 rebounds in a 40-35 squeaker loss at Columbus North Thursday, Dec.

Community

Applications for the 2019 Innovate WithIN™ pitch competition, a statewide initiative hosted by the Indiana Economic Development Corporation, Indiana Department of Education and Ball State Universit

Submitted photo: Donating canned goods and money  to South Dearborn High School Food Pantry, from the left, are:  Kortney Wright, Stacey Armah, Cheyenne Schuler, Emily Vincent, Sally Bender (guidance counselor), Gunner Hollin, Jamie Thomas and Torrey Hibbard.

With the holidays upon us, students with South Dearborn High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America are continuing the tradition of giving back to the community through community se

Obituaries

William David Courter, 69, of Dillsboro, Ind., passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. He was born April 16, 1949, in Batesville, Ind., son of the late Chester and Hazel (Barker) Courter.

Charles M. “Bud” Steuver, 89, of Aurora passed away Monday, Dec.

Judith “Judi” Cayton, 65, of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2018. She was born July 15, 1953, in Cincinnati, Ohio, daughter of the late Fred and Helen (Fogle) Charlton.

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