Harrison County

New drug tip line launced in Indiana

Authorities hope the tip line will assist in removing illicit drugs from Indiana streets.

North Harrison Elementary students raise over $500K for Norton Children’s Hospital

Indiana anglers gear up for Free Fishing Days

  Corydon senior named National Merit Scholar, ready to attend Princeton University

Ex-cop arrested for child exploitation, voyeurism

Former Senator Richard Lugar dead at 87

Former Harrison County sheriff’s deputy arrested, facing criminal charges

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  Roadway improvements welcomed by growing Madison, IN community

Indiana vaping tax one step closer to law

  Report finds Indiana lagging behind neighboring states in education funding, teacher pay

Zaxby’s to honor fallen LMPD officer

Indiana House to hear revenge porn bill

Thousands remain without power in Louisville, outages reported all over WAVE Country

  Incident involving barricaded person resolved in Harrison County

Harrison County deputies have resolved the situation involving a barricaded subject Thursday afternoon.

1 killed in Harrison Co. rollover accident

One person was killed in an accident in New Salisbury on Saturday.

  Community rallies behind residents left homeless by Harrison House’s closure

The apartment complex was shut down suddenly February 14 and residents were given 10 minutes to pack up what they could and then leave.

Harrison County Animal Shelter partially reopens

The shelter is only open to distribute spay and neuter vouches, accept adoption applications, and adopt pets out.

Traffic stop leads to arrest of 2 for dealing meth

  High waters close Highway 111, Horseshoe Casino

  Oldham County teacher accused of having sex with 15-year-old former student

  Shelter closed, investigation open at Harrison County Animal Control

Harrison County Animal Control Shelter abruptly shuts down due to short staffing

Harrison County resource officer returns to work after being injured while tackling suspect

Multiple card skimmers found in Harrison County, sheriff urges customers to pay inside

Card skimmers can access information from credit and debit cards so suspects can steal victim’s money.

  Dozens of WAVE Country schools closed due to frigid temperatures

Closing or delaying school due to weather conditions is not something school systems take lightly.

  Proposed bill would allow nurses to work in Indiana, Kentucky with one license

Right now, if you want to be a nurse and work in both Kentucky and Indiana, you need two licenses.

  WAVE Country trees, cars, houses could be impacted by flash freeze

The flash freeze is expected to happen Saturday night intro Sunday morning, with lows in the single digits on Monday.

  Educators welcome governor’s call for increased teacher pay

Bringing in and keeping quality teachers in Indiana schools -- that goal was outlined by Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb during his State of the State speech Tuesday night.

  Gov. Holcomb calls for Indiana hate crimes law

The words, delivered during Holcomb’s State of the State address Tuesday night, received a standing ovation.

IN mother pleads guilty in co-sleeping death of 10-month-old son

Tina Schmidt agreed to serve a six-year sentence.

National Weather Service confirms EF-1 tornado hit Harrison County

NWS surveyors said the tornado touched down first one mile east of Central, IN, near Dogwood and ended one mile southwest of Elizabeth, IN.

  Project Guardian brings cameras, better security to Harrison County parks

The cameras in Hayswood Park are part of a larger program for the county called Project Guardian.

  WATCH: Driver walks away from crazy, high speed semi crash

Indiana State Police believe the driver fell asleep at the wheel.

  Southern Indiana girl thankful for special friendship

Young Mallory is dealing with cerebral palsy -- and received some help from a friend who understand her story.

Lanesville High school student killed in car crash

A community is mourning 15-year-old Gavin Blank, the Lanesville student who died in a car crash on Corydon Ridge Road this weekend.

Teen killed, 2 injured in Harrison Co. wreck

A teenager is dead and two others are injured after a wreck in Harrison County early Sunday morning.

Harrison County author sees book ‘Donnybrook’ transformed into film

A southern Indiana author's book turned independent film received attention at the Toronto Film Festival, and will soon be showing in the United States.

  IN teacher sentenced to 90 years for molesting student

The victim told the judge in detail about how Faith groomed her for years. The first time they had sex, she testified, she didn’t understand what it was.

  Long distance travel not a pain in Corydon

Patients from outside WAVE Country are traveling to Corydon to visit a pain clinic. John Boel investigates to see if these trips are on the taxpayer's dime.

Suspected ginseng thief arrested in Harrison County

Ginseng is a root that is used for medicinal purposes. It can be harvested in 19 states, but the market is regulated to ensure a healthy population for the future.

  GCCS buses slide off roadway during field trip

Thirteen students from Jonathan Jennings Elementary School in Charlestown, Indiana were taken to the hospital after two of the three school buses carrying students to a field trip slid off the road in Harrison County.

Ginseng theft suspect wanted by Indiana DNR

Current market value for dry ginseng in Harrison County is between $500-$650 per pound.

  Harrison Co. will repair sirens, resume emergency alert service after EF-1 tornado shakes community

After a destructive tornado touched down in Harrison County last month and put several safety problems on display, emergency alert notifications will start again and tornado sirens will be repaired.

Governor joins push for Indiana hate crime law

The move by Governor Eric Holcomb comes just days after anti-Semitic graffiti was spray painted on a synagogue in Carmel.

Anti-semitic vandalism leads to renewed push for Indiana hate crime law

Hoosiers are renewing a call for a hate crime law in Indiana after a Carmel synagogue was vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti. Nazi graffiti was spray-painted on a wall outside the temple. The act of vandalism is uniting many in the Carmel community and state-wide through a renewed push for a hate crime law in Indiana.

Southern Indiana school districts work to meet deadline for free metal detectors

Districts that apply can receive one wand for every 250 students.

1 killed in Harrison Co. crash

The crash happened around 7:30 a.m. in the eastbound lanes near the 98 mile marker, about 17 miles west of Corydon.

  Community busy cleaning up one week after tornado

Once the sky cleared and storms lifted, some homes and trees saw heavy damage. Some were spared, other families lost everything, but are grateful to have their lives.

'Happy Days,' 'Joanie Loves Chachi' star Erin Moran's cause of death revealed

Standard toxicology tests were performed and the results are pending; however, authorities said no illegal narcotics were found in Moran's home.