President Trump says he called it…states are challenging his declaration of a national emergency at the southern border…and he predicts victory in court. Schools across West Virginia will be closed again on Wednesday. Teachers unions extended their strike to make sure a bill that would create the state’s first charter schools is actually dead. American […]
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY remains in effect this morning. Overnight snowfall combined with a sleet/glaze changeover is creating a messy start for commuters. Eventually, warmer air will work in and bring a changeover to all rain.
Representatives Susan Brooks and Derek Kilmer have reintroduced a bipartisan package of fixes to ongoing challenges faced by the Department of Veterans Affairs in delivering quality care to veterans. Kilmer says, “We owe it to those who have served our nation to not let partisanship or gridlock get in the way of providing veterans the […]
A Pendleton corrections officer has been arrested on charges of trafficking with an inmate. Officers questioned Ernest Bertram after receiving a tip that he may have be trafficking with offenders housed at the Pendleton Correctional Facility. A prison spokesperson says trafficking in any type of contraband with an offender is inexcusable.
The liaison between Ball State University and Muncie Community Schools is retiring. Marilyn Buck isn’t being replaced as BSU officials say it was never meant to be a permanent position. She was instrumental in establishing a plan to help the school district recover through its affiliation with Ball State. A new Joint Academic Innovation Council […]
Truck drivers are planning a “slow roll” around I-465 Thursday as part of a protest against government regulations. Organizers said truck drivers will take two laps around 465 while going between 45 and 50 miles per hour around 11 a.m. tomorrow. The slow roll could include up to 500 trucks.
Elwood Police are searching for a man wearing a skull mask during an armed robbery. Investigators say the man entered the Check into Cash store, showed the clerk his pistol, demanded money and then left with the cash. They set up a perimeter and tried to track the suspect to no avail.
The Indiana Court of Appeals says an Anderson man who failed to register as a sex offender violated his probation and must serve all three years of a previously suspended sentence. Kevin Christopher Tharp had appealed his initial ruling saying his violations were technical, the evidence against him insufficient and a lesser sanction was warranted.
For the eighth straight year Purdue University is freezing tuition. The tuition costs will be the same for the 2020-2021 academic year as it was in 2012. Indiana residents will continue to pay less than $10,000 a year in tuition.
The Animal Protection League of Anderson will hold a unique two day adoption marathon in hopes of placing the overpopulation of cats and kittens, The ‘Meow-a-Thon’ is scheduled for February 23 and 24 at Harrah’s Hoosier Park Horse Stables from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. All cats and kittens are vaccinated, microchipped and spayed or […]