Delaware County Man Charged Under New Indiana Law

A Delaware County man has been arrested and charged with one of Indiana’s newest laws. Delaware County Prosecutor Eric Hoffman says Joel David West has been charged with Dealing in a Controlled Substance Resulting in Death. Last year, the Indiana General Assembly passed the statute as a tool for prosecutors to hold those accountable who […]

House Rejects Wright’s Efforts To Improve School Safety

Efforts by State Rep. Melanie Wright (D-Yorktown) to drastically increase state support for local efforts to improve school security were rejected Thursday in the Indiana House. Wright’s proposal would dedicate up to $100 million to improve school security infrastructure and increase the number of School Resource Officers in Indiana’s schools. Wright says “While Thursday’s actions […]

Run Over By His Own SUV

He was run over by his own SUV while trying to stop a burglar. Gabriel Gouvas had just pulled his SUV into his carport when he noticed someone was burglarizing his Anderson home. As he ran toward the burglar, the bandit jumped into his vehicle and started to back away. Gouvas was injured when he […]

Apartment Complex Offers Second Chance To Homeless

A new apartment complex is designed to give the homeless a second chance. Built on the site of the former athletic fields for Anderson High School, the 44-unit Fieldhouse Apartments had its first residents move in January 21st. Residents’ rent and utilities are paid through a grant from the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority.

Anderson Songwriter Honored By State

Anderson songwriter Steve Wallace, who has gained worldwide recognition for the songs he has written, has been honored by State Rep. Terri J. Austin and the Indiana House. Austin proclaims, “Steve is one of those heroes who gives back to the place where he lives, and he is worthy of this type of recognition.”