The Democratic National Convention begins tonight. State Representative Terri Austin of Anderson, representing the 36th District in the Indiana House, will be attending the convention in Philadelphia as a delegate for presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, who would become the first woman nominee from a major party.
Police have identified a body found in the White River in Hamilton County Friday morning as 55-year-old Mohamed Asif of Carmel. He had been reported missing by his family on Thursday. Police are investigating how he died.
The funeral for the U.S. airman from Middletown who was found dead in a river near his base in Italy, will take place at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Middletown Church of the Nazarene. Halex Hale was assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing at Aviano Air Base north of Venice. The cause of this death remains […]
Whatever happens in November, Governor Mike Pence will not be Indiana’s Governor next year. So he’s endorsing his preferred replacement, Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb. U.S. Congressmen Todd Rokita, Susan Brooks and U.S. Senator Jim Tomes are also running. A 22-member Republican panel will meet Tuesday to fill the vacancy.
A former Henry County teacher and coach has been arrested after police say he tried to talk a student into having sex with him. Prosecutors say Adam Kilian of New Castle had an inappropriate conversation with a 15-year-old girl while in his classroom at Tri Elementary school. Kilian resigned at the end of the school […]
In Madison County, deputies arrested a woman for felony fraud and identity theft after an Anderson woman’s credit card was used to make over $8,000 in purchases without her knowledge. The suspect is 41-year-old Jennifer Amos of Muncie. She also is suspected of using a former boyfriend’s personal information to acquire three other credit card […]
A second man from Detroit has been arrested for allegedly dealing drugs in Muncie. The man was picked up at the Red Carpet Inn on Madison St. after he allegedly sold cocaine to a police informant. Carlos Jackson reportedly had nearly $3,000 on him along with heroin and cocaine. Just last Tuesday, Larry Wright from […]
A Muncie teenager arrested for beating the woman he says he loves. Tracy Wheat the second is an 18-year-old Muncie man arrested after police were called to Locust and University Avenue. A campus officer reports the man was striking the woman in the back of the head and knocked her down. Wheat was taken to […]
Construction in Madison County is underway, but you may not be able to see it. The installation of traffic signals at the Lapel exit from Interstate 69 should be completed in September. Most of the work being done now is laying underground conduit & wiring and building foundations for control cabinets and sign poles.
There’s an increase in potential West Nile virus cases from mosquitos. As of earlier this month, only one person had caught West Nile virus in Marion County this year; however, mosquitos in Marion, Hamilton, Jennings and Benton counties had all tested positive for the virus.