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Defending champs and new local blood to compete in demo derby

If you like action then you’ll want to come to the Hancock County Fair on Saturday night to witness the awesome spectacle that is the 2021 demo derby. The derby is always a big draw at the fair and this year’s smash up might be the biggest and best ever. Promoter Eric Adkins thinks it…

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Hancock man drowns at Perry County’s Rainbow Lake

A 21-year-old Hawesville man died Wednesday, June 30, in a 
drowning incident at Rainbow Lake in the Hoosier National Forest. Bryan Barnett, Jr., of Hawesville, Ky., was pronounced deceased by the 
Perry County Coroner’s Office following the recovery of his body by 
Conservation Officer divers from the Indiana Department of Natural 
Resources around 7:44 a.m.,…

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