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Grant Organizations Fund New Fire Department Generator

Posted August 14, 2017

8/14/17– Batesville Fire & Rescue is pleased to announce the installation of a backup generator at the fire station due to the contributions of the Rising Sun Regional Foundation and the John. A Hillenbrand Foundation. Rising Sun Regional Foundation awarded $35,000 and the John A. Hillenbrand Foundation allocated $10,000 to the replacement of the 25-year […]

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BPD Officer Hired By BCSC

Posted July 5, 2017

The Batesville Community School Corporation selected Corporal Dave Abel as School Resource Officer. Cpl. Abel, a 20-year veteran of the Batesville Police Department, will begin his tenure with the school corporation in August. He began his career with Versailles PD in 1993 and also served at the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office before joining BPD in […]

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