Left: Former Sunman-Dearborn schools teacher Sam Melton told the Sunman-Dearborn School Corporation board he was disappointed to the board’s decision to approve a policy for concealed carry in the corporation.  Right: East Central High School alumni Daniel Busch speaks for a concealed carry policy for Sunman-Dearborn School Corporation Thursday, Sept. 13. The boar of edcuaiton approved a policy to allow some employees to be armed.

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Two women connected to TC’s Side Street Tavern, Dillsboro, have been charged with three felonies each, involving an elaborate scheme of tax evasion, money laundering and theft, but the primary perp

Nelson E. Elliott led a full life. He was an auctioneer, realtor, appraiser, educator, broadcaster, salesman, ran a produce and nursery business, and was a volunteer for many non-profits.

The Indiana Department of Transportation plans to shift all traffic along a 12-mile section of U.S.


AURORA - SD Student Government is partnering with East Central to collect donations for Hurricane Florence Relief at Friday’s varsity football game.

LAWRENCEBURG - A two-day T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Super Tournament on the Ohio River at Lawrenceburg's Tanner's Creek city ramp will conclude the weekend of Sept.

South Dearborn softball senior Graci Cornett recently signed to attend NAIA Indiana University Southeast, in New Albany, as Grenadiers head coach Joe Witten looked on. (IU Southeast Athletics)

NEW ALBANY - South Dearborn High School senior Graci Cornett has signed to play softball at Indiana University Southeast, head coach Joe Witten announced Thursday, Sept. 20.


One of Gospel music’s most popular quartets, The Dixie Melody Boys, will be featured at the Aurora Farmer Fair, l Thursday, Oct. 4.

Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. is accepting applications for two scholarships: Ivy Tech Community College Scholarship and the Clifford & Gladys Ellerbrook Ender Nursing Scholarship.

Submitted photo Dearborn County Retired Teachers Foundation, Inc., recently awarded 11 educator grant awards to local teachers.

The Dearborn County Retired Teachers Foundation, Inc., recently awarded 11 educator grant awards to local teachers, including, for the first time ever, two from the retired teachers themselves.


Marvin Ray Gambill Jr., 57, Franklin County, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.  Jackman Hensley Funeral Home, Harrison, is in charge of arrangements.

Eugene Henry Fields, 81, of Dillsboro passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Woodland Hills Care Center at Lawrenceburg.

Rose Mary (Scanton) Brandon, 80, Lawrenceburg, died Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, is in charge of arrangemnents.

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