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Marc Emral/The Register: Bright Elementary School Principal Kelly Roth stands in construction of a new office at the school. The work is part of safety upgrades.

When students at Bright Elementary School return from fall break this week they should see a new entry way, a new office, and a safer building.

Denise Freitag Burdette/The Register Five women were honored by the Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce during the Women of Distinction luncheon held Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Lawrenceburg Event Center. Back row from the left, are Mary Helen Crook, Chamber CEO/President Eric Kranz, and Karen Snyder. Front row: Joyce Baer and Nancy Fahey Turner.

“These women are not here for recognition, but we honor them.”

Whether the accusations are built on a house of cards or not will be determined, but Lawrenceburg City Council agreed to meet with employees of the city’s utility department to establish if directo




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INDIANAPOLIS - Three Dearborn County girls soccer players were named to the Indiana Socc

INDIANAPOLIS - Two Dearborn County boys soccer seniors were named to the Indiana Soccer


Submitted photo: Ivy Tech Lawrenceburg Director of Development Loretta Day, presents Aurora Farmers Fair King Brice Keeton with a $1,000 scholarship while Queen Paige Gindling receives her $1,000 scholarship from Ivy Tech Director of K-14 Initiatives and Recruitment Allie Lay.

Ivy Tech Community College awarded two $1,000 scholarships to the king and queen of the 2018 Aurora Farmers Fair.

High school seniors now can apply online for the 2019 Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. scholarships by going to the Foundation’s website:

Ivy Tech Community College has appointed a new Campus Board of Trustees to help guide the College’s Lawrenceburg campus and Batesville site, including approval of the campus budget and serving as s


Carolyn J. Gabbard, 83, of Aurora, Ind., passed away Wednesday Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Chris E. Volz III, 63, passed away in Greenwood Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.

Beth Haney, 60, of Lawrenceburg, Ind., passed away Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. She was born Jan. 22, 1958, in Batesville, Ind., daughter of the late Glen Hastings and Judy (Jenkins) Hastings.

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