A Yorktown teenager’s trial on an attempted murder charge has been rescheduled for May 10. 17-year-old Troy Olen Fogle stands accused of stabbing an 18-year-old Wes-Del High School student in the head on January 8. The Star Press reports that the teenager’s trial had most recently been set for February 8, but the defense attorney […]
The Madison County Sheriff’s Department is hoping to raise funds for a new canine. Sheriff Scott Mellinger says they need between $15 and $20,000 for the new dog and its training. The department currently has about $4,000 and is soliciting donations to cover the balance of the new K9 officer.
Democrats in Indiana’s 5th Congressional District will have a primary battle. Indianapolis-based veteran and veterinarian Angela Demaree and Allen R. Davidson, a Fishers resident who works for the Indiana Department of Transportation, have declared their intentions. The winner is expected to face two-term incumbent Republican Susan Brooks.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin in Fort Wayne today for an Indianapolis man accused in the November 2012 natural gas explosion that destroyed a neighborhood and killed two people. Bob Leonard Jr.’s trial comes less than a year after his brother; Mark was convicted and sentenced to life in prison. Leonard is accused of […]
A driving instructor was killed trying to do his job. Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s officials say the 69-year-old man died from injuries after a student driver he was with stopped abruptly while preparing to turn when a pickup truck crashed into the back of the driving school’s car. The teen driver was treated and released.
There is no risk to your food, but an avian influenza outbreak is impacting turkey producers in southwest Indiana. At least 10 commercial turkey farms there have now tested positive. An estimated 119-thousand birds have been euthanized at four locations so far. No human cases have been reported.
Gas is cheap in the Hoosier state, as crude prices stay below $30 a barrel. The average price for a gallon of gas in Indiana is around $1.69–about 14 cents lower that it was this time last week. Patrick DeHaan with Gasbuddy.com says the downward trend in prices is sweeping across the entire country, and […]
Family members suffered non-life-threatening injuries as they escaped from a Dunkirk house fire Thursday. Officials say the injuries were sustained as they fled through a second-story window at their home in the 300 block of East Center Street. The fire’s cause remains under investigation, and the home suffered extensive damage.
It’s been a short snow-removal season so far, but that doesn’t mean there haven’t been any problems. Crews in Anderson say they experienced eight break-downs on the city’s 10 snow-removal trucks. Officials say all have been repaired and they are now ready for service. The city went through about 400 tons of salt during the […]
Governor Pence accompanied the Mayor of Carmel Thursday in making a major business announcement. Allied Solutions, which provides insurance and marketing products to financial institutions, will make Carmel the company’s new corporate headquarters. Allied will invest more than 32-million dollars to construct the new headquarters and will add 600 jobs by 2025.