Dawn Ross photo: Law enforcement officers from nine departments plus Explorers and retired officers participated in Cops & Kids in December, providing clothing and Christmas toys for 299 youngsters.

 

Photo courtesy of Kenton County, Ky., Public Library: Captain John Beatty’s towboat, the Clair E. Beatty, was shoved against the broken ice packed against Markland Dam in January 1978. Fortunately, Captain Beatty and his crew were able to escape across the ice before the boat sank.

News Stories

Ohio County Elementary Middle School students watch as the hearse carrying Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt's body passes the school Friday, Feb. 15.

The flashing lights of police cruisers, ambulances and fire trucks lined the way as Rising Sun Police Chief David Hewitt's body was returned to the City of Rising Sun Friday, Feb. 15.

Submitted photo: Fire engulfs a garage at 101 Sixth St., Rising Sun, Friday, Feb. 8. The building was a total loss.

Firefighters from three departments battled a blaze in a garage at 101 Sixth St., Rising Sun, around noon Friday, Feb. 8, but the structure was a total loss, said Rising Sun Fire Department Lt.

Sports

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Community

Dearborn County's newest faces - babies born in December 2018

Approximately 1,000 current high school juniors from throughout the USA will be accepted into one of two sessions for the annual Summer Leaders Experience at the United States Military Academy, Wes

Obituaries

David Paul Hewitt, 49, of Florence, Ind., passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Feb.

Darrell Dewayne Yocum Jr., 39, Vevay, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, Vevay, is in charge of arrangements.

Edward Louis "Ed" Heuer, 76, Vevay, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, Vevay, is in charge of arrangements.