Friendship, IN – Paul Filter, Dillsboro, attended his last Friendship State Bank Board of Directors meeting on Wednesday, April 21 when he traded his director role for retirement. Filter and his wife, Karen, are Cincinnati natives, but discovered both of their families had roots in Friendship while dating. Filter later learned his great, great uncle,
UPDATE: The truck has been found in Georgia. More information as it becomes available. On April 19, 2017 the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate a stolen vehicle from the 6200 block of Salem Ridge Road. The vehicle is a 1999 red Chevrolet Silverado extended cab with a camper shell that is missing
Around 1:25am on Saturday morning, April 8, 2017, a deputy with the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on South Walnut Street in Rising Sun. The vehicle had no operational tail lights. While speaking to the driver, 20 year old Alexis Green, of Patriot, the deputy could smell the odor of burnt marijuana
Editorial by Owner and General Manager Adam Griffin: In the early 2000’s, there were a lot of Griffin’s who walked the halls of Rising Sun High School…but there was another name that there were many of, and that name…Banschbach. And, through our time as Shiners, some of us became friends. I walked the halls with
Around 2:30pm on Tuesday (3/28/17), Indiana State Police arrested two individuals as a result of a traffic stop. The incident began when Trp. Randel Miller conducted a traffic stop on a Toyota Corolla that was traveling northbound in the 9000 Block of US 421 in northern Jefferson County. During the course of the traffic stop, Trp.
Indiana Conservation Officers and other rescue personnel on Tuesday afternoon recovered the body of juvenile at Clifty Falls State Park who apparently slipped over one of the park’s steep waterfalls. The body was recovered near Hoffman Falls, where the accident occurred. Identification is being withheld at this time. Indiana Conservations Officers responded to an emergency
Congratulations are in order to Switzerland County High School Principal, Mr. Gregg Goewert, for being named 2016 District 12 High School Principal of the Year. Mr. Goewert was one of six finalists for State HS Principal of the Year. In Mr. Goewert’s 5 years the school has a 5 year grad rate average of 95+%
The Kentucky State Police, Drug Enforcement/Special Investigations announced this afternoon they have arrested Carroll County Sheriff Jamie Kinman. They say an investigation is ongoing, but Kinman has been charged with 2 counts of burglary and 2 counts of theft of a controlled substance. We’ll provide more details as the investigation unfolds.
Rescue crews pulled a man from the Ohio River on Friday night after police think he jumped from the Madison-Milton Bridge. The Madison Courier reports that Jefferson County Sheriff John Wallace says he believes the man jumped from the bridge around 8:15pm. Crews pulled the man from the water around 8:30pm. He was transported to
At approximately 8:15 am on Saturday (3/18/17), the Friendship Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident with injuries on Cavehill Road in Brown Township, Ripley County. It appeared the accident occurred sometime overnight, Friday into Saturday, and was undetected until morning. The victim was removed from the scene and transported to UC