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Tuesday July 16th, 2024

*** PRESS RELEASE on behalf of Johnson County Highway Department ***What: Daytime closures of Fairview Road at the Indiana Rail RoadBridge, just west of Leisure Lane and East of Green HillsCourtWhen: Monday, July 22, 2024 through Thursday, July 25, 2024 asspecified below:- Monday - 7:00am – 5:00pm- Tuesday - 7:00am – 5:00pm- Wednesday - 7:00am – 5:00pm- Thursday - 7:00am – 5:00pmWho: Koppers Railroad Structures, contractor for Indiana RailroadCompanyWhy: Repair and maintenance work to the railroad bridge overFairview RoadDetour: Through traffic may utilize SR 135, Smith Valley Road, andPeterman Road to bypass the intersection closure.Contact: The Indiana Railroad Company ... See MoreSee Less
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Tuesday July 9th, 2024

***July WANTED subjects***If you have information on these wanted subjects, please contact your local law enforcement and/or the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 317-346-4654 or crimetips@johnsoncountysheriff.com. ... See MoreSee Less
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Monday July 8th, 2024

Remnants of Beryl will move into the area Tuesday. A couple tornadoes will be possible Tuesday evening with a strong EF2+ tornado not being ruled out. ... See MoreSee Less
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Monday July 8th, 2024

Beryl's track shifted a little south overnight. Expected path now runs directly through central Indiana. Heavy rainfall will be likely and severe storms possible Tuesday. ... See MoreSee Less
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Tuesday June 11th, 2024

🔥 Special Moments from the Special Olympics Indiana Summer Games 🔥This weekend was a heartwarming showcase of spirit and sportsmanship at the Special Olympics Indiana Summer Games. We’re thrilled to share some snapshots of these unforgettable moments with you all.A highlight of the event was the honor bestowed upon Jim Engmark, who was recognized as the State Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) Officer of the Year. His dedication and service are an inspiration to us all.The pinnacle of the ceremony was when Jim lit the Cauldron, officially igniting the start of the Summer Games. It was a sight to behold and a testament to the flame of determination that burns within each athlete.Jim said, "I love being involved with Special Olympics and my biggest joy is to see the happiness on the faces of the athletes when they compete! No matter if they receive an award or not, they love being involved! "Join us in congratulating Jim and celebrating the athletes who remind us of the true meaning of courage and joy. 🏅✨ ... See MoreSee Less
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Friday June 7th, 2024

The child has been located and is being treated by Emergency Medical Personnel.Awesome work by all First Responders. Thank you Indiana State Police and your helicopter. ... See MoreSee Less
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Friday June 7th, 2024

**** UPDATE - THE CHILD HAS BEEN LOCATED AND IS SAFE **** The Johnson County Sheriffs Office was dispatched to the 2600 block of County Road 725E, Franklin, (Johnson County) on the report of a missing 3 year old female. SHE HAS NOW BEEN FOUND AND IS SAFE ... See MoreSee Less
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Friday June 7th, 2024

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to be a 911 Dispatcher and truly make a difference in people's lives every single day. If you have then we definitely have an opportunity for you becasue.....WE ARE HIRING!! We are currently accepting applications for the position of Public Safety Telecommunicator. To apply go to www.johnsoncounty911.com and click on Job Postings and follow the instructions. ... See MoreSee Less
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