Freinds search for missing Hartford City man

FRIENDS OF A HARTFORD CITY MAN WHO HAS BEEN MISSING FOR ALMOST TWO WEEKS WOULD LIKE TO FIND HIM.  51-YEAR-OLD RONNIE KRAVIS HAS NOT BEEN SEEN SINCE MARCH 18 WHEN HIS TRUCK WAS DISCOVERED LAST WEEK AT LAKE MOHEE WITH A FLAT TIRE.  KRAVIS’ FRIEND FRANK COLLINS THINKS HE MAY HAVE WENT TO LOOK FOR […]

I-69 extension cost nearly doubles

A NEW PROJECTED COST OF THE FIRST SECTION OF THE I-69 EXTENSION HAS RISEN ALMOST 90 PERCENT SINCE 2003.  OPPONENTS OF THE PROJECT SAY THIS TYPE OF INCREASE HINTS THAT THE PROJECTS TOTAL PRICE COULD DOUBLE TO ALMOST FOUR BILLION DOLLARS.  HOWEVER, ONE STATE HIGHWAY OFFICIAL SAYS THE ACTIVISTS’ ESTIMATE IS “GROSSLY INACCURATE” AND THAT […]

Yorktown water to be "shut off" temporarily

City officials announced Thursday that the Yorktown Water Department will be “shutting off the water” temporarily on Friday March 30th from 9p.m. to 4a.m.  The following areas will be affected:  “South” of River Road to Cornbread Road and “West” of Sarasota Drive on ST RD 32 to just past the General Dollar Store.  For more […]

Children playing outside in cold barely clothed

TWO CHILDREN FOUND PLAYING OUTSIDE THIS MORNING FOR ABOUT AN HOUR WERE BARELY CLOTHED. A NEIGHBOR SA W THE TWO CHILDREN IN THE 8200 BLOCK OF YOSEMITE IN COUNTRY VILLAGE. THAT NEIGHBOR SAYS THE TWO CHILDREN WERE COLD TO THE TOUCH AND TRIED TO GET THE CHILDREN BACK INTO THEIR HOME, BUT NO ONE CAME […]

Man drives through house in Marion

A MARION WOMAN GOT A RUDE AWAKENING THIS MORNING WHEN A TRUCK DROVE THROUGH HER LIVING ROOM.  POLICE SAY A 37-YEAR-OLD MARION MAN WAS DRIVING HOME FROM A FRIEND’S HOUSE WHEN LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A HOUSE ON WEST SECOND STREET AT ABOUT 3:30 THIS MORNING.  THE WOMAN WAS INSIDE IN THE LIVING ROOM […]

37 students caught skipping school in Indy

A TRUANCY SWEEP IN INDIANAPOLIS RESULTED IN 37 SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN OUT ON CITY STREETS WEDNESDAY, RATHER THAN IN SCHOOL.  WEDNESDAY WAS THE SECOND DAY OF TRUANCY SWEEP IN INDIANAPOLIS AND HAS RESULTED IN ALMOST 80 STUDENTS CAUGHT SKIPPING SCHOOL SINCE TUESDAY.  THE MEASURE WAS COORDINATED BY SEVERAL AGENCIES IN INDIANAPOLIS . THE AGENCIES ARE  HOPING […]

Banned sorority sues DePauw University

A SORORITY BANNED FOR REMOVING 23 MEMBERS FROM THEIR LOCAL CHAPTER BASED ON THEIR LOOKS IS SUING DEPAUW UNIVERSITY.  THE LAWSUIT FILED IN U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN TERRE HAUTE ALLEGES THE UNIVERSITY BROKE IT’S CONTRACT WITH THE DELTA ZETA SORORITY AND DAMAGED THE REPUTATION OF ITS MEMBERS.  THE SORORITY IS DEMANDING IT BE LET BACK […]

Piston making plant faces job cuts

A FORT WAYNE PISTON MAKING PLANT IS PLANNING ON AT LEAST 140 JOB CUTS AFTER LEARNING THEIR CONTRACT WILL NOT BE RENEWED WITH FORD MOTOR COMPANY.  HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR JOE COBB SAYS THE CONTRACT FOR 4.6-LITER PISTONS EXPIRES JUNE 30 AND DOES NOT KNOW WHEN EMPLOYEES WILL BE CUT.  COBB SAYS IT COULD BE LATER, […]