Dedication ceremonies celebrated the completion of the new Central Middle School, ending two years of construction and nearly a decade of planning.


More than nine inches of rain fell in southern Jackson County, closing major thoroughfares and routing Crothersville and Medora residents from their homes.


City police were under orders to keep a closer lookout for speeders and other violators on State Road 46 East after an increase in accidents in that area, including three fatalities.