Yorktown Trail Plan Progresses

Yorktown residents along River Road between Morrison and Nebo are starting to see the next part of the community’s trails project begin to take shape. Crews are clearing brush and 50 trees so that the trail project along the road can continue. River Road will likely be the only trail project this year for Yorktown.

Kokomo Pays Nearly 30k To IDEM

The City of Kokomo has paid nearly 30-thousand dollars in civil penalties to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management for violations associated with three different city projects. There were 20 violations in total, including problems with planning, maintaining records, and monitoring.

Joey Nears End Of Journey

Joey Feek, one half of country music duo Joey + Rory and an Alexandria native is nearing the end of her journey. Joey was first diagnosed with cervical cancer in 2014. She stopped treatment this past October and returned to her childhood home near Alexandria for hospice care. Her husband Rory writes in his blog […]

Rural Muncie Couple ID’ed As Crash Victims

A rural Muncie couple has been identified as the victims of a fatal traffic accident in Selma on Saturday night. Delaware County Coroner Scott Hahn says that dental records were used to identify 51-year-old Russell Greer Jr., and his wife Joy Marie Greer. Both victims died of blunt-force trauma injuries, after their PT Cruiser slammed […]

Former Local Judge Passes Away

Former Madison Circuit Court Judge Fred Spencer has died. The 78-year-old Spencer died Sunday at St. Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital after battling tongue cancer for several years. First elected to the Circuit Court bench in 1982, Spencer served until he announced his retirement in September 2009.

Man Charged In Child’s Death Gets Trial Date

A trial date has been set for the man accused in the death of his five-month-old son. 23-year-old Cory Wallace appeared in Delaware Circuit Court Monday and received a June 6th trial date. The man allegedly admitted he dropped his son on a hardwood floor and failed to get medical attention. The baby died from […]

Casino Scammer Gets 8 Months Probation

Its eight years of probation for a young man that fleeced 60-thousand dollars from two Indiana casinos. Elliot Blunt of Chicago pleaded guilty under an agreement filed Feb. 11 to using a credit card belonging to a 75-year-old Rhode Island woman – to obtain a cash advance of about $4,500 at Hoosier Park Racing & […]

Feds Want More Time To File Against Deputy

An update in the case of a Delaware County sheriff’s deputy accusing of selling ammunition he allegedly stole from the county. The feds have asked for more time to file charges against Arlan Johnson, a 29-year-law enforcement veteran who retired after an investigation by the sheriff’s department. He is suspected of stealing about $8,500 worth […]