Local News

News > Local News > State Health Commissioner Resigns

State Health Commissioner Resigns

State health commissioner William VanNess is resigning.

In a written statement, VanNess says he's stepping down "with regret and for strictly personal reasons.

"VanNess was CEO of Community Hospital of Anderson for 16 years before joining Governor Pence's Cabinet last year. He says he expects to stay on another six weeks or so while Pence searches for a replacement.

Local News

A new survey out ranks four Indiana colleges in the top 60 when it comes to return on investment. Rose Hulman...
Indianapolis police say a man is dead after being hit early Thursday morning by a pickup truck. Officers were...
One person was shot in the parking lot of a west side Walmart Wednesdy night. IMPD says officers received a call...
An Indiana University student was arrested this week on charges of dealing drugs out of his fraternity house. RTV6...
Bob Leonard (file photo courtesy IMPD) Another one of the Richmond Hill explosion suspects is set for trial. Bob...