Submitted photo: There are several floodgates in the City of Lawrenceburg. This one is a single swing gate on the east side of the railroad. It would take two to three hours to close. Flood water meets the bottom of the floodgate at 61.3 feet.

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Maria and Thomas LaRosa’s attorney Robert Ewbank said he will decide next week if the couple will appeal a ruling by Lawrenceburg City Court Judge Joe Johns that they must raze their “unsafe” downt

State and Ohio County officials met Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the Ohio County Courthouse, Rising Sun, to discuss plans on extending Ind.101 northward from Markland Dam to a location on U.S.

The U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of the City of Lawrenceburg in its long-standing dispute with former police officer Doug Taylor.


East Central High School football senior Brett Fox (seated, center) recently signed with NCAA Division III Thomas More University, in Crestview Hills, Ky. Joining him, also seated, were parents Heather and Kevin Fox, while brother Ryan Fox stands behind. Fox earned all-conference and all-county honors at an inside linebacker spot for Coach Don Stonefield's 11-2 EIAC 4A Division and Class 4A sectional champion Trojans last fall. (EC Athletics)

South Dearborn's Tanner Hughes (42) leaps for a rebound along with Milan's Carsyn Ascherman (2) and Peyton Wert (22) in the Knights' 81-67 home court loss Saturday, Feb. 9. (SD Athletics)

VILLA HILLS, Ky. - South Dearborn boys basketball called halt to a 6-game losing streak with an emphatic 30-point victory, 90-60, at Villa Madonna Academy Tuesday night, Feb. 12.

McKenzie Meyer

(Asbury Athletics)



Dearborn County's newest faces - babies born in December 2018

At Indiana University East, outstanding undergraduate academic achievement is recognized by naming students who take 12 or more credit hours and complete the semester with a grade point average of

Franklin College has revealed its president’s and dean’s list for the fall 2018 semester.


Eleanor "Mary" Jackson, 91, of Lawrenceburg, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. S

Montina "Tina" Jo Petro, 56, of Patriot, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Feb.

Jack Matthew Heller, 70, of Aurora passed away Wednesday, Feb.

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