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Test drive event benefits Franklin County High School  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Take a test drive at Jim True Ford Saturday and you'll help raise money for the Franklin County High School. For every licensed driver, over the ...



Pence visits Franklin County High School  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Freshman U.S. Congressman Greg Pence recently visited students at the Franklin County Community High School. Superintendent Dr. Debbie ...



Franklin County Community Foundation set announce scholarship winners  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — The Franklin County Community Foundation is awarding more than $61,000 this year in scholarships from endowed funds that have been ...



Students Around The US Open Up About Their Lives In NPR Podcast Challenge  NPR

The NPR Student Podcast Challenge drew nearly 6000 entries from 50 states. On Wednesday, you'll hear the winners from the high school category. But here's ...



Franklin County student earns $1000 scholarship  Country 103.9 WRBI

Orlando, Fl. — Franklin County High School junior, Emily Dehner won a $1,000 scholarship at the 25th National LifeSmarts Competition representing the state of ...



Foundation hands out three types of grants | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

Thanks to endowments established within the Franklin County Community Foundation and pass-through grants provided by community members, close to ...



Danz Catz take second place in national competition  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — The Franklin County High School Dancz Catz earned second place at a national competition at Northern Kentucky University recently for their ...



Lady Trojans destroy field at sectional | Local Sports  Batesville Herald Tribune

BROOKVILLE – Tuesday's (May 14) IHSAA girls track and field sectional at Franklin County High School could have been dubbed the 'Race for Second Place.'



Shirley J. Wilson, age 76, Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Shirley J. Wilson, age 76, of Brookville, Indiana died Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the Brookville Healthcare Center in Brookville, Indiana. Born September 6, 1942 in ...



Batesville athletes third at EIAC | Local Sports  Batesville Herald Tribune

BROOKVILLE – To no one's great surprise, East Central's Trojans stood on the winners' podium following the annual Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference ...



Bulldog And Pirate EIAC Track Results-Trojans Boys & Girls Champs  Country 103.9 WRBI

The Batesville Track and Field team traveled to Franklin County last night to compete in our conference meet. Although there was a little bit of rain on and off ...



newsexaminer.com  Newsexaminer

BROOKVILLE — Looking to end a five-game skid, the Franklin County softball team entertained Connersville for an Eastern Indiana Athletic Conference game ...



Theater group aims to involve kids | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

The search is on for a dynamic group of ragamuffins who can act, sing, dance or contribute skills backstage.



27 star in 'Grease' at FCHS | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

"Grease is the word in Brookville!" reports Adam Hofer, Franklin County High School English teacher and drama director.



Jim Hughes, Franklin Co. Hall Of Fame Baseball Coach, Dies  Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH

Hughes spent 50 years as a coach and educator at Franklin County and Brookville schools.



FC CAN volunteers support cancer patients | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

FC CAN – which stands for Franklin County Cancer Assistance Now – was founded in 2014.



Christopher “Race Car” Race, 46, Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Christopher A. “Race Car” Race, age 46, of Brookville, Indiana died unexpectedly Saturday, March 2, 2019 in Muldraugh, Kentucky. Born November 1, 1972 in ...



FCCF Announces Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient  Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH

Kelsey James has been named the 2019 winner of the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship by the Franklin County Community Foundation.



Franklin County students score wins in academic competition  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. —Twenty-one members of the Franklin County High School Future Business Leaders of America attended the 73rd Annual State Leadership ...



Jim Hughes – Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

James Richard Hughes of Brookville, was born on November 16, 1944 in Connersville, a son to Russell and Mollie Nolan Hughes. He married Mary Lou Riggins ...



Election officials in Franklin County release November ballot  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. —. 2018 General Election Candidates. U.S. Representative 6th Dist. Greg Pence (R). Jeannine Lee Lake (D). Tom Ferkinhoff (L). Heather Leigh ...



George Edward Kraus  Country 103.9 WRBI

George Edward Kraus, of Brookville, was born on June 18, 1962 in Connersville, Indiana, a son to Kenneth E. and Josephine Locke Kraus. He graduated from ...



Franklin County Antique Machinery Club Swap Meet coming  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — The Franklin County Antique Machinery Club, Inc. will the 2019 Swap Meet at the fairgrounds on April 6 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tractor parts or ...



Kent Hildebrand – Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Kent Arthur Hildebrand, of Brookville, was born on February 11, 1987 in Cincinnati, Ohio a son to Arthur K. and Carol Seal Hildebrand. After graduating from ...



Underage drinking party in Franklin County busted  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Franklin County deputies raided an underage drinking party recently and arrested several people ranging in age from 14 to 24-years-old.



Texas fugitive captured in Franklin County sex offender sweep  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Officers from the Franklin County Sheriff's Department and the U.S. Marshall's *Service* conducted 32 surprise sex offender checks. Ross Allen ...



HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Eagles to host Johnny Price Memorial  Franklin News Post

Competition starts 10 a.m. Saturday at Samuel M. Hawkins-Central.



ISTEP Scores Remain Low Statewide; View Local Results  Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH

ISTEP pass rates from the Spring 2018 test are relatively stagnant compared to the previous year.



Franklin County woman dies in flood waters  Country 103.9 WRBI

Clarksburg, In. — The wife of a Franklin County pastor has died after her car was swept into flood waters New Year's Day. Carol Jackson, 63, of Clarksburg, was ...



Franklin County Community Foundation plans public open house  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — The Franklin County Community Foundation invites the public to an open house on Wednesday, December 5 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the office at ...



Deputies raid underage party in Franklin County, adult arrested  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Franklin County sheriff's deputies raided an underage drinking party and made 16 arrests recently. Reports indicate than on Thursday, ...



Franklin County clerk releases important voting information  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — The last day to register to vote or to transfer your registration is Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in the Franklin County Clerk's Office.



Voter Information Guide | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

These are the Franklin and Ripley county candidates in contested races for county council, commissioner, assessor, coroner and sheriff who responded to ...



Gerald E. “Jerry” Lake  Country 103.9 WRBI

Gerald E. Lake, age 79 of Batesville, died Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Margaret Mary Health. Born December 28, 1938 in Franklin County Indiana, he is ...



HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Eagles go after 17th title in Big Orange Classic  Franklin News Post

Franklin County last won the team championship of the 43rd annual tournament in 2013.



Judge adds more prison time in major drug case  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — A woman convicted in a multi-state methamphetamine dealing ring has been ordered to serve an additional 16-years in prison by Franklin ...



FCHS presents dinner theater | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

The Franklin County High School Drama Department will host its annual interactive dinner theater Saturday-Sunday, Dec. 2-3, on the first floor of the Third Place ...



Perfect: Senate presents balanced budget  Country 103.9 WRBI

Indianapolis, In. — The Indiana Senate Republican caucus recently unveiled our budget proposal to fund state government for the next two years. The proposal ...



Six vie for Franklin County crown | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

The first order of business for the 2017 Franklin County 4-H Fair is the selection of a queen and her court to preside over the July 17-22 event, a process.



BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Eagles open Northside tourney against Roanoke Catholic  Franklin News Post

ROANOKE – Franklin County makes its 13th appearance and its second in as many years Thursday in the 2018 Northside Invitational against Roanoke ...



Four local singers selected for the Indiana Honors Choir  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Four Franklin County High School students have been selected to perform with the Indian Honors Choir. Ali Sanders and Laura Edwards will ...



Amanda L. Peters, 35, Batesville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Amanda L. Peters, age 35, of Batesville, Indiana and formerly of Austin, Texas died late Friday evening November 16, 2018 at the Waters of Batesville following ...



Highpoint Health Awards Scholarships To 11 High School Seniors  Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH

The recipients have been accepted into degree programs in healthcare fields.



Saturday crash in Ripley County injures two  Country 103.9 WRBI

Versailles, In. — A Saturday crash in Ripley County injured two people. A report from the Ripley County Sheriff's Department says a car driven by Austin Seeley, ...



Oldenburg student named Franklin County 4-H Fair queen  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — Oldenburg Academy student, Ingrid Miller has been named the 2018 Franklin County 4-H Fair queen. Grace Moster is Miss Congeniality and ...



Animal shelter takes in an average of one a day  Batesville Herald Tribune

METAMORA – Fewer dog owners are claiming their roaming pets at the Franklin County Animal Shelter.



Former Reds manager Miley to lead Franklin County  Indianapolis Star

Dave Miley reached the ultimate heights as a baseball manager. He led the Cincinnati Reds from 2003-05, and while he only spent those three seasons in the ...



Indiana high school students to showcase ideas at Innovate WithIN™ state finals  Country 103.9 WRBI

Indianapolis, In. — Eleven teams of Hoosier high school students will gather in Indianapolis on April 4 for the final round of the 2019 Innovate WithIN™ pitch ...



Franklin County Band Classic returns for 31st year Saturday  Franklin News Post

The 31st annual Franklin County Band Classic steps off Saturday at C.I. (Cy) Dillon Stadium-Fred M. Brown Memorial Field at 2:30 p.m..



Legendary Ferrum Football Coach dies | News  Franklin News Post

FERRUM – Wilbert Henry (Hank) Norton Jr, who came to western Franklin County in 1960 to guide a five-year old Ferrum College football program to national ...



Brookville leaders form committee to look at golf course options  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — It was standing room only in the Franklin County Government Center as officials and residents debated the future of the Brook Hill Golf Club.



Margie Fister – Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Margaret E. Fister, of Brookville, was born on February 28, 1940 in Madison, Wisconsin a daughter to Raymond and Della Wilson Pauley. She served her ...



See the 33 Indiana women selected as 2019 500 Festival Princesses  Indianapolis Star

Justice Amick, Greenwood, a graduate of Center Grove High School and a senior at Ball State University majoring in telecommunications and journalism.



Over 1,000 contributed to foundation last year | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

BROOKVILLE – Four new Franklin County Community Foundation endowment funds have been established since the last fiscal year ending Aug. 31, 2016 ...



Fairfield Causeway closed for bridgework  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville Lake, In. — Bridge construction will close Fairfield Causeway Road from April to October this year. Access to Mounds State Recreation Area is ...



Kenneth W. Lucas Sr., 71, Blooming Grove  Country 103.9 WRBI

Kenneth Wayne Lucas Sr., age 71, of Blooming Grove, Indiana died early Monday, November 5, 2018 at his residence in Blooming Grove. Born July 26, 1947 in ...



Unbeaten Virginia rallies past VCU  Lynchburg News and Advance

CHARLOTTESVILLE — Ty Jerome caught the ball and stepped into the moment. Virginia was not its usual self on Sunday afternoon, despite defeating visiting ...



Franklin County primary ballot preview  Country 103.9 WRBI

... ballot preview. May 8, 2018 Mike Nolting. Brookville, In. — Here is a link from Franklin County officials detailing primary election candidates and offices.



Andy Race – Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Andrew Lee Race, of Brookville, was born on November 28, 1979 in Oxford, Ohio, the son of Robert “Hoss” and Margaret “Peggy” Fledderman Race.



UPDATED: Serious crash under investigation in Dearborn County  Country 103.9 WRBI

Aurora, In. — First responders are investigating a serious crash in Dearborn County involving a school bus and a Rumpke garbage truck. Preliminary reports ...



Murder charges dropped in overdose death case  Country 103.9 WRBI

Versailles, In. — Following a decision by the Indiana Court of Appeals murder charges against James Trimnell have been dropped. Trimnell was charged in ...



May 2018 Franklin County election information  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. —A report from the Franklin Circuit Court Clerk says Wednesday, January 10, 2018 is the first day an individual may file a declaration of candidacy ...



Coats for Kids Drive kicks off Sept. 28 | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

"You can help children to stay warm this winter by donating your new or gently used kids' coats to the United Way of Franklin County Coats for Kids Drive," ...



Lois Anne French  Country 103.9 WRBI

Lois “Anne” French, age 79 of Osgood, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at the Manderley Health Care Center in Osgood. She was born April 3, 1939 in ...



Local students attend FCCLA Fall Leadership Rally  Country 103.9 WRBI

Lawrenceburg, In. — – As the school year in most districts across the State of Indiana is in full swing, students are building up their leadership training in ...



USA Football, Colts Award NFL Foundation-Funded Grant to Local Youth and School-Based Football Programs  Colts.com

USA Football, the sport's national governing body and a member of the U.S. Olympic Committee, and the Indianapolis Colts recently awarded grants for new ...



Dave Miley finds a new baseball life in Indiana  WCPO Cincinnati

He spent 35 years in pro baseball as a player, a coach and a manager. And now he's taking his knowledge to the high school diamond.



Free health fair screenings in Brookville | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

The best way to have great health and a long life full of quality is to learn all you can. Now area residents have a chance to increase their knowledge free of ...



Ripley County crash into house injures three  Country 103.9 WRBI

Batesville, In. — The Ripley County Sheriff's Department says a crash into a house early Tuesday morning injured three people. The investigation began at 3:11 ...



Chad Richard Wright, age 24  Country 103.9 WRBI

Chad Richard Wright, age 24, of Blooming Grove, Indiana died suddenly Friday, October 6, 2017 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Born April 13, 1993 in Cincinnati, Ohio he ...



Nita J. Geis, age 62, Blooming Grove  Country 103.9 WRBI

Nita J. Geis, age 62, of Blooming Grove, Indiana died Friday, March 1, 2019 at Reid Healthcare in Richmond, Indiana. Born December 13, 1956 in Fayette ...



Edward J. Schuler, 90, Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Edward J. Schuler, age 90, of Brookville, Indiana died Wednesday night May 16, 2018 at his residence in Brookville following a lengthy illness. Born March 13 ...



Evelyn M. Metz, 94  Country 103.9 WRBI

Evelyn M. Metz, 94, Greensburg, passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the Morning Breeze in Greensburg. Born, November 8, 1924 in Ripley County, ...



Organizations honored at Franklin County Chamber dinner  Country 103.9 WRBI

L-R: front row – Bob O'Bryan and Cathy Pelsor. Back row: Brent Riehle, Tim Ripperger, Mike Biltz, Curtis Ward, Sam Schuck and Rene Stivers. (Not pictured ...



Nathan Meyer – Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Nathan G. Meyer, of Brookville, was born on February 8, 1986 in Oxford, Ohio, the son of Eugene F. and Karen Mergenthal Meyer. He married his soul mate and ...



One-fifth had food safety issues | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

There seem to be more retail food establishments than ever in Franklin County.



Bedel named 2019 National Merit Scholarship Finalist  Country 103.9 WRBI

Batesville, In. — Mr. Andy Allen of Batesville High School has introduced Adam M. Bedel as a Finalist in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. Adam is ...



University names new football coach  Bluffton Icon

Aaron Krepps from Ada, has been promoted to head football coach of the Bluffton University Beavers. He replaces Denny Dorrel who resigned after four season ...



Robert Mark McCarty  Country 103.9 WRBI

Robert Mark McCarty, 55, passed away on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at his home in Aurora, Indiana. He was born on July 31, 1963 in Lawrenceburg, Indiana ...



It's Girls Scout cookie time  Country 103.9 WRBI

Indianapolis, In. — Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today launched the 2019 Girl Scout Cookie season, celebrating the largest financial investment in girls ...



Security upped at 2 Tri-State schools Wednesday after threats  WLWT Cincinnati

There is extra security at two Tri-State schools Wednesday because of school threats.



Indiana DNR offers holiday gift packs  Country 103.9 WRBI

Indianapolis, In. — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is offering holiday gift packs for the park lovers on your Christmas list. It's a gift the recipient ...



PROFESSIONAL BOWLING: Brosius wins in his return to Rocky Mount  Franklin News Post

Ashburn resident has a victory and a 2nd-place finish to his credit.



New police chief named in Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — A report from the Franklin County Observer says the Brookville town council has unanimously voted to nominate Douglas Ralph as the new ...



Popo in 9: Reds have the best winning streak in interleague play  WCPO Cincinnati

In the past, the Reds have been horrendous in interleague play, but not this year. They're 7-1 with six straight wins. In fact, the Reds have the best winning streak ...



Barbara Jean Smith, 72, Brookville  Country 103.9 WRBI

Barbara Jean Smith, age 72, of Brookville, Indiana died Monday, April 1, 2019 at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Born October 6, 1946 in Hazzard, Kentucky ...



Highpoint Health awards 11 scholarships  Vevay Newspapers

The Highpoint Health Foundation has selected 11 area high school seniors to receive scholarships through the organization's High School Senior Scholarship ...



Mary Ellen Rigsby age, 64  Country 103.9 WRBI

Mary Ellen Rigsby “Miss Mary” age 64, of Hagerstown, Indiana died Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Reid Hospital in Richmond, Indiana. Born September 27 ...



Batesville Lions Club announces tree give away, donation drive  Country 103.9 WRBI

Batesville, In. — The Batesville Lions Club will give away 200 trees Saturday, April 27 in the Schmidt's Bakery from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. In celebration of Earth Day, ...



HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Eagles close 2017 with fifth-place showing.  Franklin News Post

Poquoson conquers 18 teams to claim first Big Orange Classic championship.



Fall Sport Classifications Announced For 2019‐20, 2020‐21  Country 103.9 WRBI

The Indiana High School Athletic Association announced today the new classifications for IHSAA member schools in four fall team sports for the next two school ...



Maxine Clark, 71, Liberty  Country 103.9 WRBI

Maxine Clark, age 71, of Liberty, Indiana died Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Reid Health in Richmond, Indiana. Born May 3, 1947 in Knoxville, Tennessee she ...



Whitewater River 'fascinating' | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

BROOKVILLE – Robert Barr studies Hoosier rivers. "He's spent a lot of time on the Whitewater," coordinator Chris Fox said at the Franklin County Soil and Water ...



Girls Area Basketball Sectional Scores (2-1)  Country 103.9 WRBI

Girls Area Basketball Sectional Scores Friday (2-1). Class 1A-Sectional 60 @ Waldron Jac-Cen-Del 64 Rising Sun 29. SW Shelby 50 Hauser 31.



State Road 3 closure north of Westport announced  Country 103.9 WRBI

Westport, In. — Officials from the Indiana Department of Transportation say contractors will close State Road 3 just north of Westport in Decatur County Monday, ...



Festive holiday events start this week | Local News  Batesville Herald Tribune

In addition to the Dec. 7 Batesville Community Tree Lighting (please see story in next issue), there are 37 activities scheduled to make December ultra merry.



Brookville K of C fish dinners announced  Country 103.9 WRBI

Brookville, In. — The Knights of Columbus Council #1010 in Brookville welcomes the public to a series of Friday fish dinners. The menu includes fried or baked ...



Indiana school district mourns loss of principal who died on Christmas Day  Fox 59

FOUNTAIN CITY, Ind. – The principal of an east central Indiana school district died on Christmas Day after suffering a pulmonary embolism. Funeral services for ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Eagles face first road test  Franklin News Post

During a season-opening three-game homestand, Franklin County killed off an 18-game losing streak, then created a two-game losing slide.



Michael A. Summey age, 62  Country 103.9 WRBI

Michael A. Summey, age 62, of Brookville, Indiana died Friday, October 20, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. Born December 1, 1954 in ...



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