Dearborn County Register

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Hoosiers deserve modern rail infrastructure

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As the “Crossroads of America,” the Hoosier State’s rail industry is one of the busiest in the nation, holding true to our nickname with thousands of miles of Class I railroad tracks and over 328 million tons of freight moved annually. Our rail system is a source of pride for the Sixth District, boosting our economy and serving as an example of hard work and innovation to the rest of our nation.

Purple Heart families could get license plates

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The Indiana House of Representatives recently voted unanimously to advance legislation co-authored by State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) granting surviving spouses the ability to obtain a Purple Heart license plate in honor of their loved ones.

St. Elizabeth Physicians start new helpline

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We have all been there before: it is the middle of the night or the weekend and you have hurt yourself or your child is not feeling well, and you do not know whether to seek emergency care immediately or to wait and see. From a high fever to a possible broken bone to a potential concussion, it can be difficult to evaluate how urgent the situation is and whether a visit to the emergency room or an urgent care is necessary. If only you had an expert to call to give you some guidance.

Group helps widows, widowers deal with grief

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Hope for Soulmates is a four-week support group that is designed to offer understanding, compassion, and support for those who have lost their spouse or partner. Widows and widowers have their own specific set of reactions to process for this significant loss.

Hoosier History

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Hoosier History Highlights from the Indiana Statehouse Tour Office James “Jimmy” McDaniels was a “musician’s musician.” Born in Alabama, he spent many years of his life in Indiana. Known to Hoosiers as “The Piano Man,” he came to the state with a rich background of talent and service.

Death Notices

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Tammy Doris Parsons Crosby, 58, from Lawrenceburg, Indiana, passed away February 20, 2021. Arrangements entrusted to Rullman Hunger Funeral Home..

Board unanimous in closing school

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Moores Hill Elementary will be closing at the end of this school year after a 7-0 vote by the South Dearborn School Corporation board. Saving the corporation money so it can be put to managing the declining enrollment, enhancing curriculum and extracurriculars for all students, and securing necessary funding to pay staff were reasons in the discussion of shutting the school down.