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A former principal of Frankton Jr.-Sr. High School who was fired in June has been arrested and faces felony charges. 43-year-old Jerry Hoss Jr. was out of the Madison County Jail on $10,000 bail about an hour after he was booked on charges of child exploitation, official misconduct and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
In June, Hoss’ contract as principal of the small school was terminated by the seven-member Frankton Lapel school board. It’s unclear whether the reason Hoss was fired is connected to the charges.
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Police say an out-of-control car crashed into a gas station in Richmond, starting a fire and injuring four people. Officials say the car knocked over a pole supporting the protective canopy at a Speedway station, struck two pumps and hit another car being fueled, causing the two pumps burst into flames. Of the four people […]11.03.14
Muncie police continue to investigate the Saturday night robbery of a Muncie taxi driver. Police say the cabbie was robbed by two men just after 5:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of South Pinewood Drive. The suspects were described as two black males – fled the scene after taking cash and property from the driver, […]11.03.14
The Robert Cooper Audubon Society, which represents 500 members in Madison, Delaware, Henry, Grant, Jay, Randolph and Blackford counties is the latest environmental group to voice opposition to the proposed Mounds Lake reservoir. The group says they are concerned over the potential impact to Mounds State Park; including the loss of shaded hiking trail along […]