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  1. Relocation of Owensboro Museum of Science and HIstory proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | WEHT

    "I've only been in it a few times. It's a nice museum," says Michael Wilson of Rockport, Indiana.

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  2. NH girls tops at weight-lifting competitionRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2018 | The Corydon Democrat

    North Harrison student-athletes took part in the annual Southern Indiana Bench and Squat Championships, hosted by South Spencer High School in Rockport.

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  3. secimageRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | The Corydon Democrat

    North Harrison student-athletes took part in the annual Southern Indiana Bench and Squat Championships, hosted by South Spencer High School in Rockport.

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  4. Indiana trooper saves man swept into culvert while kayakingRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | Journal Gazette

    ROCKPORT, Ind. A state trooper is being credited with rescuing a man who was swept into a culvert while kayaking in a flooded field in southern Indiana.

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  5. Indiana man shouts 'murderers' before executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Journal and Courier

    Convicted murderer and Rockport, Indiana, man Eric Branch used his final moments before he was executed to make a political statement. Family members of Susan Morris speak after Eric Branch was executed for Morris' rape and murder at Florida State Prison in Raiford on Thursday.

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  6. Vanderburgh Co. rapist set to be executed Thursday in FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A Rockport, Indiana, man convicted of rape in Vanderburgh County in 1992, is scheduled to be executed Thursday in Florida. Court documents and archived reports show Eric Branch was charged in the rape of a young girl in October of 1991.

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  7. Authorities: Car thefts and home invasion came before officer involved shooting in OwensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... garage. Less than an hour later, detectives say Warriner knocked on the door of a home State Route 66 in the Rockport area. They say he told the woman who answered the door he was having car trouble, then kicked in the door and started choking her. ...

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  8. KSP: Suspect in officer-involved shooting charged with attempted murder of police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... garage. Less than an hour later, detectives say Warriner knocked on the door of a home State Route 66 in the Rockport area. They say he told the woman who answered the door he was having car trouble, then kicked in the door and started choking her. ...

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  9. Attracting tourists after HarveyROCKPORT, Texas a " Some Texas coastal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Journal Gazette

    ... to restore tourism and other economic attractions nearly five months after the storm. Hundreds of businesses in Rockport and Fulton are now open amid recovery efforts assisted by Aransas County and other government officials, the Corpus Christi ...

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  10. Polite protests make season brighterRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2017 | Journal Gazette

    ... s sang their concern about I&M's rate-hike request and pollution being emitted by the company's coal-fired plant in Rockport, Indiana. Instead of "O, Christmas Tree," the carolers sang, "O, I&M, O, I&M, it's time to get clean energy."

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  11. Weather service says tornado damaged homes near RockportRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | The Tribune

    It said Wednesday that a damage survey revealed an EF-1 tornado damaged at least six homes and as many outbuildings west of Rockport near the Ohio River. It says the 300-yard-wide twister packing maximum winds of 90 mph also uprooted or snapped a dozen trees and snapped a few utility poles along its 2A1 2-mile path.

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  12. Part of former Spencer Co. school being demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The building in Rockport went from a high school to a middle school and everything in between. Right now it's a place for administrative offices.

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  13. Grant will bring new life to historic Rockport buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The historic building has sat in Rockport since the 1800's. Most recently it was an auto parts store, but it's been vacant since 2012.

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  14. Groom shares wedding with his bride's disabled sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Daily Mail

    'I now pronounce you best friends forever!': Heartwarming footage shows groom sharing first dance with wife's Down's Syndrome sister after 'marrying' both of them A big-hearted groom shared vows and a first dance with his bride and her special needs little sister so she would not feel left out on their big day. Romantic Will Seaton, 25, promised to take Hannah Schaus, 15, as his best friend forever on the same day as tying the knot to partner Ashley, 23 in Rockport, Indiana.

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  15. in Re: the Termination of the Parent-Child Relationship of N.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... Services, Appellee-Petitioner. ATTORNEY FOR APPELLANT Andrew W. Foster, Wagoner, Ayer, Hargis & Rudisill, LLC, Rockport, Indiana ATTORNEYS FOR APPELLEE Curtis T. Hill, Jr., Attorney General of Indiana, James D. Boyer, Deputy Attorney General, ...

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  16. Ana Morgan WeillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | The Republic

    Born in Evanston, IL, in 1942 to Mary Morgan Weill and Ernest A. Weill III, she graduated from Owensboro High School in 1960, married Kenneth Heichelbech in 1961, and went on to raise seven children there and later in Rockport, IN. Ana earned a Bachelor in Psychology with a minor in Music from the University of Evansville, IN, in 1989, and worked as a victim's advocate in Owensboro, KY.

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  17. Robert Thomas ChinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Tribune

    Robert Thomas Chinn, 78, of Seymour, passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017, at Schneck Medical Center. He was born on February 10, 1939, in Rockport, Indiana, to the late George and Florence Chinn.

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  18. Rockport, IN helps Harvey victims in Rockport, TXRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Principal Jim Bush told us when he heard Rockport, Texas got hit hard by the hurricane, he immediately thought the school should help raise donations because they are in Rockport, Indiana. South Spencer HS is getting ready to kick off their Rockport to Rockport Campaign to raise money and items for Hurricane Harvey victims! pic.twitter.com/6aD7znox08 Bush said the pep rally was to get the students excited about it.

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  19. Sam Speightsa desperate effort to stay alive during HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | The Tribune

    ... of you," said Speight. "You can't see it coming." Emergency officials coordinating triage in the coastal city of Rockport, where Hurricane Harvey barreled into Texas, said Sunday they considered it almost miraculous that the number of confirmed ...

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  20. Harvey cuts power to nearly 300K Texas customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... Texas mayor says Hurricane Harvey hit his coastal community "right on the nose" and left "widespread devastation." Rockport Mayor Charles "C.J." Wax told The Weather Channel on Saturday that some homes and businesses were heavily damaged or even ...

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