Ripley County Newswire

Ripley County Newswire

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  1. Looking Ahead - July 17, 2017Read the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | The Madison Courier

    ... from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Southeastern Indiana Solid Waste District Board of Directors: Will meet at 6 p.m. in the Ripley County Annex Building in Versailles. All meetings are open to the public. Environmental Evenings: Will be presented with Faith ...


  2. Indiana grain crops off to an uneven startRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... Adams counties in northeast Indiana reported very dry soil conditions, while David Osborne, Purdue Extension-Ripley County director, said his county in southeastern Indiana had up to 7 inches of rain recently. a Nielsen's Chat 'n Chew CafA ...


  3. Flooding closes U.S. 50 in southeastern IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A flood warning is in effect for Ripley County until 11:30 a.m. More than 2 inches of rain has fallen. A Ripley County deputy sheriff is responding to a report of a car hydroplaning off E. County Rd. 300 N., they said.


  4. He ordered food to go ... to jailRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    ... Shawn Scudder that he saw Jackson at a restaurant, and Scudder knew Jackson had an active arrest warrant from Ripley County. Scudder informed other officers Jackson was a passenger in a vehicle that left the restaurant and was traveling east on ...


  5. Early-Bird SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    Brittany Watson places one of many flamingos in the yard of Mayor Damon Welch on Thursday morning. Tonya Ruble-Richter places one of many flamingos in the yard of Mayor Damon Welch on Thursday morning.


  6. 1 dead, 2 adults and 1 child hospitalized following head-on crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... 53, of Batesville. Anderson sustained fatal injuries in the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Ripley County Coroner's Office. Brockman and his passenger, Raegene Brockman, age 48, suffered serious injuries and were taken to ...


  7. Man killed in Ripley County crash, three others hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Indiana State Police said Matthew Anderson, 39, was driving eastbound on SR 46, when he crossed the center line and into the path of another vehicle. The driver of the other vehicle, Albert Brockman, 53, of Batesville, and his front seat passenger, Raegene Brockman, 48, suffered serious injuries, according to ISP.


  8. Batesville Man Arrested On Child Pornography ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... of Batesville, on charges of possession of child pornography and child exploitation. He was transported to the Ripley County Jail where he was incarcerated pending his initial appearance in court. The Batesville Police Department assisted in the ...


  9. Kids Offer EncouragementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | The Madison Courier

    Students at Southwestern Elementary celebrated the end of a friendly competition this week, collecting nearly 3,000 toys and gifts for abused and neglected children. The elementary student council wanted to support children affected by drugs or domestic violence, teacher Shannon Datillo said, and a partnership with Southern Indiana Voices For Children was born.


  10. Woman gets maximum sentence in death of 3-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... of his life, living with Jennifer Schooler, who basically beat on him and tortured him and isolated him," said Ripley County prosecutor Ric Hertel.


  11. Sharon EcksteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | The Republic

    ... late Edward and Marie (Ebel) Meisberger in Milan, Indiana. Sharon was a graduate of New Marion High School in Ripley County, class of 1961, and was retired from Eli Lilly. Survivors include her loving husband of 51 years, William E. Eckstein; ...


  12. Area state troopers honored for effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | The Republic

    ... a Combat Action Award. It was for his actions on Oct. 28, 2016. Linville responded with officers from the Ripley County Sheriff's Department and Indiana State Excise Police to a domestic disturbance at a residence in Holton. At one point a male ...


  13. Dribbling down memory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | The Republic

    ... PHOTO In the early 1950s and before the Milan Miracle of 1954, this old basketball goal in Pierceville in Ripley County was of no significance. But after 1954, it became very significant, as this is a goal that Hoosier legend Bobby Plump played on ...


  14. One person was killed in a crash in Ripley County.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    According to the Indiana State Police, troopers responded to a two vehicle personal injury crash on US 421 at approximately 8:30 a.m. Police said early indications are that a 1997 Chrysler Concord driven by 79-year-old Gary Fraser pulled onto US 421 into the path of a southbound 2008 Ford F-350 driven by Aaron Carroll,37. Fraser, after being entrapped in the vehicle, was extricated and then taken via helicopter to a hospital for life threatening injuries.


  15. Mother, 2 children found dead in murder-suicide in Ripley Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Around 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26, the bodies of Laura Coleman, 32, and her two young children, Gunner and Maycie, were discovered in Coleman's rural Ripley County home near the Fairdealing area. He said a school worker found the scene after going to the home because the children, a four-year-old girl in kindergarten and a two-year-old boy, didn't show up for school.


  16. Carroll HootonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Republic

    Carroll 'Buddy' L. Hooton, age 81, of Holton, Indiana, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus, Indiana. Born in Ripley County on January 21, 1935, he was the son of the late Carroll E. and Edna B. Selig Hooton.


  17. Whitewater Township trustee dies from injuries following Dec. 26 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    On Dec. 26, Indiana State Police said Brown was driving a tractor on State Route 350, near Base Rd., in Ripley County, when he was rear-ended by a Buick LeSabre. Brown was thrown from the tractor.


  18. 6 children removed from Indiana home after warrant uncovers drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... acVey and Tonya Stanley were all arrested on numerous drug charges. All three suspects were transported to the Ripley County Jail.


  19. Man Seriously Hurt After Car Collides With His TractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Monday afternoon, at approximately 1:45 pm, the Indiana State Police and Ripley County Sheriff's Department responded to a serious personal injury crash involving a motor vehicle and a tractor on State Road 350 near Base Road in Ripley County. The initial investigation by Trooper Kyle Black indicated that a 2001 Buick Lesabre being driven by 41-year-old Richard J. Campos, of Milan, was traveling westbound on State Road 350 when the vehicle rear ended a 1958 Ford tractor being driven by 65-year-old Hubert E. Brown, of Harrison, Ohio.


  20. Christmas Day crash claims life of Hanover womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The Madison Courier

    Tori D. Garcia, 27, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on U.S. 50 near County Road 450 East at Elrod in Ripley County. A 2003 Chevrolet Astro van being driven by Garcia was eastbound on US 50 near County Road 450 East, according to an investigation by Indiana State Police Trooper Joe Uhler.