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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Criminal proceedings against Terry W. Storey, the man accused of the 2017 murder and attempted murder of his next door neighbors, were stayed on Thursday, Sept.

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.


Lawrenceburg sophomore Ashton Lorton (23) scored a three-goal hat trick in the ninth-ranked Lady Tigers' 8-0 EIAC girls varsity soccer win at Connersville Thursday, Sept. 20.

CONNERSVILLE - Sophomore forward Ashton Lorton's three-goal hat trick led No. 9-ranked Lawrenceburg to an 8-0 conference victory at Connersville Thursday night, Sept. 20.

East Central volleyball players showed their support for Connersville rival Brooklan Phillips' ongoing battle with bone cancer during Thursday night's conference matchup between the schools at St. Leon. Phillips, a CHS junior, is currently under treatment at Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent in Indianapolis. (EC Athletics)

ST. LEON - East Central volleyball dedicated its efforts to something more serious - the bone cancer battle of Connersville rival Brooklan Phillips - Thursday night, Sept. 20.

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


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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