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UPDATED April 22, 2014 at 11:15 a.m.

Police on the scene of an armed robbery

An armed robbery occurred this morning (Tuesday) at the K & K Mini Mart in Sunman. Police got the report just after 6 a.m. No one was hurt, but the suspect fled the scene and has not been caught. It is believed the suspect fled toward a nearby trailer park in Sunman.  Ripley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating and currently on the scene. Sunman Elementary was placed on lockdown as a result. K & K Mini Mart is located on South Meridian Street in Sunman.

February 13, 2014 at 9:15 a.m.

Candidates invited to share message

We would like to invite all political candidates to advertise in the Osgood Journal and The Versailles Republican to reach the voters of Ripley County with your message.

We will be running a continuous candidate listing beginning March 13. For only $125 your name along with the office you are running for will appear in the both papers through the Primary Election. In addition, you will receive a free press release along with a photo in one of the newspapers. The press release must be written in third person and submitted to our office along with a photo. Arrangements can be made to have a photo taken in our office.

Call 689-6364 or email us at or stop by our office at 115 S. Washington Street in Versailles and we will be happy to help you with all your political advertising needs. Our office takes all major credit cards.

UPDATED April 17, 2014at 9:00 a.m.

Candidate List

The Candidate List will be published in the Osgood Journal and The Versailles Republican from the date they are received until the Primary Election on May 6. They will be published in the order they are received. The rate is $125 for all offices. Listings must be paid for when ordered. You can call our office at 812-689-6364 or email with the information and pay by credit card.


Tim Sutton, Osgood, Ripley County Sheriff; Phillip Morgan, Madison, Shelby Township Trustee


Brenda Warren, Osgood, Center Township Trustee; Jeff Cumberworth, Holton, Ripley County Sheriff; Ryan King, Batesville, Circuit Court Judge; Ric Hertel, Batesville, Ripley County Prosecuting Attorney; Bill McDonald, Osgood, State Senate District 43; Robert “Bob” Linville, Osgood, 1st District Commissioner; Mark Schneider, Columbus, State Senate District 43; Joe Mann, Versailles, Ripley County Sheriff ; Bill Flannery, Batesville, Ripley County Commissioner, District 1; Stan Wiedeman, Sunman, Ripley County Commissioner, District 1; Rob Bradley, Osgood, Ripley County Sheriff; Wm. “Mike” Kissell, Milan, Franklin Township Trustee; Jeffrey French, Versailles, Ripley County Surveyor; Jeff Sharp, Milan, Ripley County Superior Court; Jay Gayheart, Batesville, Ripley County Commissioner, District 1; Chad Pindell, Napoleon, County Council District 3

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