Rushville was the host for the IHSAA cross country regional on Saturday. The top five teams in each race and the top 10 individuals from non-advancing teams advance to the semitstate.

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GREENSBURG — The Greensburg Pirates will head into the state tournament with a little bit of momentum after defeating the Rushville Lions, 37-8 on senior night.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Veteran Bassmaster Elite Series angler Bill Lowen of Brookville, Ind., finished the 2019 season with his 10th invitation to the Academy Sports + Outdoors Bassmaster Classic, but that does not mean Lowen has grown nonchalant about the iconic tournament.

A banded bald eagle recovered near Vincennes gave DNR personnel a chance to measure the success of bald eagle reintroduction in Indiana over the past 20 years.

GREENSBURG – The Lady Lions took part in the EIAC junior varsity volleyball tourney at Greensburg.

Hello bowling fans! This is Jim Ephlin, at the Rushville Bowl, where all the action is.

BATESVILLE – The opening round of the IHSAA volleyball sectional at Batesville pitted the host Lady Bulldogs against EIAC foe Rushville.

The Lions and Batesville Bulldogs met on the soccer pitch to open the 2019 soccer season. The meeting on Saturday was for much more – a sectional title.

AURORA – After three straight home games, the Lions hit the road to face South Dearborn on a wet, cool Friday night. Leading 13-6, the Knights ran off 27 unanswered points en route to a 40-12 victory on South Dearborn’s Senior Night.

OLDENBURG – The Lady Lion volleyball team capped the regular season with a 3-team sweep of Oldenburg Academy.

SOUTH BEND — Ian Book could feel it as the offense took over with 10:27 left in the fourth quarter, leading 23-20. Cole Kmet could feel it, too. Tony Jones as well.

The Lady Lion volleyball team honored seniors Macy Hoeing, Tori Campbell, Kourtney Ash and Morgan Daniels for Senior Night prior to taking on Morristown.

David R. McCollough, age 37 of Greencastle, was charged with multiple hunting violations after a long investigation conducted by Indiana Conservation Officers.

Hello Bowlers! This is Jim Ephlin, at the Rushville Bowl, where all the action is.


The Lions opened sectional play on their home pitch against conference rival and No. 14 Lawrenceburg. The Tigers were the highest ranked team in the sectional and were the EIAC runner-up this season.

During deer hunting season, Indiana DNR encourages hunters to stay informed about deer diseases and best practices for handling any carcass or other raw meat.

One by one, the passes darted in. Pitch and catch. By the time Indiana redshirt freshman quarterback Michael Penix Jr. completed his 20th pass in a row at Michigan State, he had surpassed a school record and was closing in on a Big Ten record.

CONNERSVILLE – In the third match of the season between Connersville and Rushville, this one was for a sectional championship. The host Spartans defeated the Lions 4-1 for the title and a trip to the regional.

After giving up an early touchdown to the host Lions, Lawrenceburg scored the next 28 points and racked up more than 400 yards in total offense en route to a 48-18 victory.

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm knew his team faced a nearly insurmountable challenge in playing No. 12 Penn State without its full complement of players.

The Lady Lion volleyball team hosted conference rival Connersville on Pink Night. Between the junior varsity and varsity matches, the Lady Lion seniors honored a person close to them who has fought the fight with cancer.

CONNERSVILLE - The Lions opened the sectional against Union County on Thursday and defeated the Patriots 5-0 to move to 13-6 on the season.

It’s a matter of statistical fact… the biggest danger to Hoosier deer hunters are themselves. Top of the list of deer hunting dangers is the tree stand accident. With the official deer archery season starting October 1, Indiana Conservation Officers are offering safety tips to help keep Hoos…

BATESVILLE – The annual Batesville Cross Country Invitational was held Tuesday and is the final meet of the regular season for Rushville before the sectional next week at Connersville.

RICHMOND – The Lady Red Devil volleyball team celebrated Senior Night with a 25-19, 25-17 and 25-14 victory over visiting Rushville.

Rushville keeper Bella Runnebohm and the Lady Lion defense kept their net clean as the Lady Lions posted a 3-0 victory over visiting Wapahani.

Lapel quarterback Cole Alexander threw for 381 yards and four touchdowns to help lead the Bulldogs past Rushville 51-36 in football action Friday.

We’re already a third of the way through the Notre Dame football season, and we’ve learned a lot about who the Fighting Irish are in 2019.

BROOKVILLE – On the road at Franklin County, the Lion soccer team scored four first-half goals en route to a 5-1 victory over the Wildcats.

Hunters can help monitor deer populations in northwest and northeast Indiana for chronic wasting disease (CWD) by voluntarily submitting harvested deer to the DNR for testing during the 2019-20 deer hunting season.

The Lions took all three singles matches on Monday against Shelbyville to knock off the Golden Bears 3-2 and improve to 11-6 on the season.

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The pumpkins are carved, bags of mini chocolate bars are stacking up and the neighbors lawn is covered with cobwebs and tombstones. Yes, it is once again Halloween season!