Chandra L. Mattingly/The Register: Officers from law enforcement departments all over the state stand guard during visitation Tuesday, Feb. 19, for Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt, changing the guard every 10 minutes.

News Stories

Marc Emral/The Register: Molly Graham, with her mom Shaun, is the recipient of 2019 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship for the Dearborn Community Foundation.

Molly Graham should feel comfortable wherever she goes to college.

This summer will be busy for a committee looking to bring a dual language immersion program to Lawrenceburg Community School Corporation.

Chandra L. Mattingly/The Register: Officers from law enforcement departments all over the state stand guard during visitation Tuesday, Feb. 19, for Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt, changing the guard every 10 minutes.

Once upon a time, David Hewitt “was a kid with a black Jeep running all over town … squealing tires,” recalled Rising Sun Police Sgt. Frank McIntosh, who has known Hewitt since 1980.

Sports

Oldenburg's Jacob Johnson (32), who led all scorers with 19 points Thursday, pulls down a rebound over the reach of Lawrenceburg's Gavin Yoon (3) in the Twisters' 47-22 win at LHS.

LAWRENCEBURG - There's ugly basketball.

Then there was Thursday night's 47-22 loss to No. 9-ranked (Class A) Oldenburg Academy by Lawrenceburg's boys varsity.

East Central senior guard Alex Maxwell has been named to the 2018-19 Hoosier Basketball Coaches Association All-District 3 team, released Wednesday, Feb. 20.

Alyssa Robben

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Dearborn County girls basketball seniors Makenna White and Alyssa Robben have been named to the 2018-19 Hoosier Basketball Coaches Association East Regional All-Star team announced Wednesday, Feb.

Community

The Trine University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Prof.

Jenna Bennett of Lawrenceburg was named to The University of Alabama President’s List for fall 2018.

The University of Dayton honored Lawrenceburg resident Anna Zahner for making the fall 2018 dean’s list for achieving a minimum 3.5 GPA for the semester.

Obituaries

Richard  Hemme, 84, of Greendale, Ind., passed away suddenly Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. He was born April 18, 1934, in Schwagstorf, Germany.

Marie Yvonne “Mickie” Wendelman, of Sunman, was born Aug. 5, 1937, in Milan, a daughter to Harris C. and Irene E. Nedderman Hill. 

Mildred Webster, 91, of Lawrenceburg, Ind., passed away Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019.

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