The assistant police chief for the New Castle Police Department has a new job. Henry County Prosecutor Kit Crane has named Scott Pinkerton as investigator for the prosecutors office. He replaces Butch Baker, who was elected county sheriff in November.
New Delaware County Commissioner Larry Bledsoe wont be a direct member of the countys drainage board. Hes appointed Clarence Dink Hensley to act as his proxy on the board.
The Yorktown Town Council has new leadership. Steve Lowry was elected council president this week. Mike Beeman was elected vice-president.
A New Castle man faces criminal recklessness and criminal mischief charges after an incident earlier t his week. Alex Morrison, 36, allegedly used an ax to damage a door and a video game control box during an argument with his girlfriend and her teenage son. Hell stand trial April 11.
A Grant County firefighter was critically hurt battling a residential blaze Wednesday afternoon. Firefighter Sidney Hall from the Upland Fire Department fell through a hole and into the basement while battling the blaze in rural Grant County. Hall was flown to a Fort Wayne hospital with critical injuries. Seven other firefighters were hurt trying to […]
Kyle Kirby began his first day on the job Wednesday as Marion High Schools new principal. The 30-year-old Marion native takes over from Jack Gardner, who left to become principal at Logansport High School.
The Fishers Town Council has approved a contract to secure entertainment for the Fishers Summer Concert Series. RizingStar Entertainment is scheduling the performers, which include the likes of Carl Storie. The series runs from June 5 to July 24 at the Town Hall complex. Admission is free to all events.
New Delaware County Commissioners President John Brooke outlined his goals for the next two years during Wednesdays commissioners meeting. He says economic development, stronger ties to Ball State University and consolidation of city-county services are among the priorities.
Brett Foster has been named president of the Cicero Town Council for this year. Last years president, Carl Harvey, was elected vice-president.
A 15-year prison sentence has been given to a former Middletown police officer for producing images harmful to children. Eric Rinehart, 34, will also be on federal probation once hes released from prison.