Dearborn County HospitalSubscribe today

Search only Ripley News
Ripley Publishing Company, Inc.
Publishers of the Osgood Journal and The Versailles Republican • publication@ripleynews.com

Osgood JournalThe Versailles RepublicanSubscription e-Edition access
Tom Tepe Autocenter
Tom Tepe Autocenter
Friendship State Bank Whitewater Motors King's Daughters' Health
Call 812-689-6364 to place your ad here.Send us your engagement, wedding and anniversary news
Pick up a copy of the newspaper at your local newsstand!

Where to buy


New subscribers receive a gift certificate



UPDATED BY MARIA SIEVERDING JULY 20, 2017 10 A.M.


Read the stories below and more in The Versailles Republican dated July 20, 2017.


Buy The Versailles Republican
Come get a taste at Legionfest!

The first Annual Legionfest A Taste of Versailles will be held July 29 from noon to 6 p.m. on the street south of the Legion (Water Street). Mark your calendars now for this feast of meats and more that will delight your taste buds and give to a great cause as well.

Read the details by Wanda English Burnett on the front page of The Versailles Republican. This story will also be available on this website after 1 p.m. Click the image or click here to read.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Judge gives maximum penalty on domestic violence charges

Judge Ryan King told defendant James Eisert, 52, formerly of Batesville, that he makes a better inmate than a citizen. With that he sentenced him to the maximum of six years in the Indiana Department of Corrections on charges on Stalking and Invasion of Privacy.

Read the entire story by Wanda English Burnett on the front page of The Versailles Republican. Pick up a copy at your local newsstand.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Napoleon Firemen’s festival set

The Napoleon Firemen’s Annual Picnic is coming up July 21 and 22. This popular event features great food, music, beer garden both nights, games, bounce houses, and so much more. And, don’t forget their famous mock turtle soup.
The fire department has been serving the community for 132 years.
Buy the Osgood Journal
Family Fun Night scheduled

Main Street Versailles is sponsoring “Hoosier Hometown Family Night” Friday night, July 21 at Pangburn Park. Festivities will begin at 7:45 p.m. There will be free hotdogs, chips and drinks. Basketball shooting contests will be held for all ages beginning at 8 p.m.

Read the details of this event on the front page of the Osgood Journal. This story will also be available on this website after 1 p.m. Click the image or click here to read.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Construction begins at Holton

The Stormwater project for the small town of Holton is getting underway. The first partial payment of $82,499.99 was approved by the council at their regular meeting July 12. This is to Holman (Roy) Excavating, who was awarded the bid.

Read the entire story by Wanda English Burnett on the front page of The Versailles Republican. PIck up a copy at your local newsstand.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Rep. Messer joins leaders for event at Batesville High School

U.S. Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) joined community leaders and Hillenbrand, Inc. volunteers at Batesville High School recently to work on several school infrastructure projects as part of Hillenbrand’s “One Campaign” community engagement initiative.

Read the entire story on page 2 of The Versailles Republican. This story will also be available on this website after 1 p.m. Click the image or click here to read.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Swiss Wine Festival announces entertainment

The Swiss Wine Festival has announced its big-name entertainment for the 2017 Swiss Wine Festival, which will be held on August 24 – 27. The Charlie Daniels Band will perform on Friday, August 25, and Sounds of Summer, a Beach Boys tribute band, will perform on Saturday, August 26. Both shows are free with festival admission.

Read the entire story on page 3 of The Versailles Republican. Pick up a copy at your local newsstand.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Special Olympics asks: ‘Do you have what it takes?’

Do you and a team of your closest friends and/or co-workers have what it takes to pull Lawrenceburg Fire Department’s largest ladder truck? Find out at the 6th Annual Fire Truck Pull on August 19 where teams will show off their strength as they play the ultimate game of tug-of-war with a fire truck to benefit local Special Olympics Indiana – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties athletes.

Read the entire story on page 6 of The Versailles Republican.
Buy The Versailles Republican
New wellness, gymnastics leadership at S.E. YMCA

New Leadership at the Southeastern Indiana YMCA in the Wellness and Gymnastics departments promises continued devotion and support for helping those in our community improve personal health and wellness. New Wellness Director, Jacob Garvin, grew up in Batesville from an early age and he and his family were charter members of the Y until moving to Iowa after college.

Read the entire story on page 6 of The Versailles Republican. Pick up a copy at your local newsstand.
Buy The Versailles Republican
Local dance studio adds to faculty

Lydia Woodward, director of Southeastern Indiana Dance, Inc., is pleased to announce that Toni Miles will join the faculty when the fall session begins August 21. She will teach tap to students starting at the age of 5. Miles, from the Batesville-Brookville area, began dancing at 3 years old and continued for the next 14 years.

Read the entire story on page 6 of The Versailles Republican.



PAGE UPDATED BY MARIA SIEVERDING JULY 13, 2017 11 A.M.


Community bulletin board

July 19-21
JCD bookstore hours
Jac-Cen-Del bookstore registration will be held at the jr. sr. high school library on the following days:
• Wednesday, July 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• Thursday, July 20 from noon to 7 p.m. and
• Friday, July 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


PAGE UPDATED BY MARIA SIEVERDING JULY 3, 2017 11:30 A.M.

We love to hear from you! Share your news with the community!

• Send us your school news!
Send your articles and photos to mariasiev@ripleynews.com or wburnett@ripleynews.com for publication on the School News page of The Versailles Republican. Include with your submission a description of the event and names of persons in the photo(s). Please submit all photos as original, print-quality images. Send articles and photos as email attachments or submit via Google Docs and Google Drive.


• Got a news tip or photo?
Submit past images or news tips along with a description to Wanda Burnett at wburnett@ripleynews.com, publication@ripleynews.com or to PO Box 158, Versailles, IN 47042. Call Ripley Publishing at 812-689-6364 for more information.



UPDATED BY MARIA SIEVERDING FEBRUARY 21, 2017 1 P.M.


2017 Polar Plunge


Click the arrow to view photos of the 2017 Polar Plunge.

 

UPDATED BY MARIA SIEVERDING SEPTEMBER 27, 2016 11:30 A.M.

Click here to view a photo album of the 2016 Versailles Pumpkin Show.

Click the arrow to view photos of the 2016 Versailles Pumpkin Show.

Napoleon State BankRipley Publishing Company Inc
Gilpins MomumentsRipley Publishing Company Inc
Ripley Publishing Company, Inc.
115 S. Washington Street, P.O. Box 158
Versailles, IN 47042

Phone: 812-689-6364 • Fax: 812-689-6508
Email: publication@ripleynews.com

Home | Contact | Where to Buy | Archive | About

© 2017 Ripley Publishing Company, Inc. | All Rights Reserved | Site designed and maintained by Maria Sieverding | Email: mariasiev@ripleynews.com