Marc Emral/The Journal-Press: Sisters Lucy Gellert, left, and Susan Ketcham, are traveling to Europe this summer to make podcasts about the folktales, myths and literatures from that area. They both received Lilly Teacher Creativity Fellowship Endowment grants to make the trip.

Marc Emral/The Register: Dave Deddens, a member of the Dearborn County Redevelopment Commission, discusses the TIF fund before the Sunman-Dearborn Community School Corp. board meeting Thursday, May 16 in St. Leon.

News Stories

A Hidden Valley Lake couple have been charged with nine felonies for manufacturing $80,000 worth of illegal steroids monthly in a secret room in their home at 1707 Brookridge Circle Drive.

CHANDRA L. MATTINGLY/The Register: A crew from Knippenberg Concrete Construction prepares a base for the coming pergola and swings at Aurora’s Gabbard Riverfront Park.

The opening and dedication of the Gabbard Riverfront Park in Aurora will begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 28, with the Mud Bugs to begin playing at 6 p.m.


Jeremy Martin

(TMU Athletics)

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. – Thomas More University President Dr. Joseph L.

Lawrenceburg's Juliana Kemper became Dearborn County's first-ever Indiana Junior All-Star basketball player when she took the floor against the Kentucky Juniors Sunday night, June 2, in Indiana's 89-85 victory at Mercy Academy High School in Louisville. Kemper, a All-State 5'10" guard/forward committed to Indiana Wesleyan University, averaged a double-double for the second-straight year last season, at 18.8 points and 11.1 rebounds per game, for the 21-5 Lady Tigers. (Zane White photo)

Lawrenceburg shortstop Sam Heiert takes a throw at second base as a Batesville runner slides in during the Lady Tigers’ 8-1 Class 3A sectional first round loss at Madison May 20.

LAWRENCEBURG - It would be nice to try and put a positive spin on Lawrenceburg High School’s recent 4-24 spring season.


Dearborn County's newest faces - babies born in April 2019

The following is the 2018-19 fourth quarter honor roll for South Dearborn Middle School.

Alexander Robert Mac Walston was born May 8, 2019, to Austin and Kayla Walston, Milan, at King’s Daughter Hospital, Madison.
The baby weighed 8 pounds and 13 ounces.


Patricia Lou Huffman Hartman, 83, of Middletown passed away at home after an extended illness. 

Shirley C. King, beloved wife of the late Donald King. Loving mother of Kimberly Martin, Larry Martin, and Danny King.

Robert G. Kippler, 86, of Lawrenceburg, Ind., passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019.

He was born June 21, 1932 in Burlington, K,. son of the late Edward and Stella (McMurray) Kippler.

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