(Updated: 11/3/2017) Ripley Publishing Co., Inc. publishers of the Osgood Journal and The Versailles Republican has been serving Ripley County since the mid 1800ís, making them the oldest continuing business in the county. The Osgood Journal began in 1865 and The Versailles Republican in 1856. This family owned business continues covering all the news in the county. The staff of Ripley Publishing Co. is thrilled to have recently made the change to color offering advertisements and pictures in color to our readers. To subscribe to the newspapers, call 812-689-6364, or go online: www.ripleynews.com Subscribers can also receive a full color e-edition paper online and can follow us on Facebook. The newspapers are available at stores and restaurants throughout the county. The office is located at 115 S. Washington St., Versailles.