“American Pickers” coming back to Indiana

American Pickers, the tv show about finding antique treasures, is returning to Indiana next month to film new episodes. They’re taking suggestions of where to go at their website, and need a description of the item, photos, name and contact information. The email address is AmericanPickers@cineflix.com.

New Castle man charged with threatening neighbors

A man is charged with threatening his neighbors in New Castle. The Star Press is reporting today that 64-year-old Russell Guffey was arrested on Saturday for allegedly making threats to blow up a neighbor’s house and pointing a gun at the neighbor’s teenager son. He’s in Henry County jail with a $15,000 bond. The man […]

Man found in crashed SUV dies

A man from Daleville is dead, after a Sheriff’s Deputy found him in a crashed SUV on Indiana 67 about 4 o’clock this morning. They’ve identified him as 58-year-old Harry Rollins. The medical examiner will do an autopsy to determine if the man had a medical condition that caused him to hit a concrete culvert […]

Flu reports increasing

In western Indiana, reports of the flu are increasing, though the numbers are considerably down from last year because this year’s vaccine is better targeted at the flu strain. So far, Reid Hospital saying 10 people have been hospitalized. The vaccine is still available, and hand washing is a great way to ward off the […]

Fire in Muncie home on W. 2nd St.

A fire destroyed a Muncie home this afternoon on the city’s west side. A fire was reported just after 4 a.m. in the house on W. Second St. and rekindled about 11:30 a.m. The Star Press reports the home is the same one where a major meth lab was raided in August of last year. […]

Elwood man loses motion to drop child sex charges

An Elwood man’s request to have child molestion charges was denied yesterday in Madison Circuit Court. 42-year-old Chad Hobbs was arrested in December for alleged incidents with two children, ages 5 and 7 that happened over about 18 months from the summer of 2014 through last December. Judge Mark Dudley did not explain why he […]