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INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana may be on the verge of declaring an official state insect, after years of lobbying by elementary school students. Kayla Xu's teacher says Kayla asked her three years ago why Indiana didn't have a state insect -- all but three states do. That question led...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - After church shootings in Texas and South Carolina, the state Senate is looking at a bill to ensure worshipers can carry guns. There's no law against carrying guns to church, but there is a law against carrying a gun at a school, including schools housed on a...
FLORA, Ind. -- The Indianapolis Fire Department has completed its review of a house fire in Flora, Indiana that killed four girls, confirming the initial conclusion that the fire was intentionally set. The Indiana State Police, which is the agency performing the criminal...
CROZET, Va. -- A train carrying members of Congress--including four from Indiana--to a GOP retreat in West Virginia hit a trash truck Wednesday morning, killing one person. Amtrak says the accident happened just after 11 a.m. in Crozet, Va., roughly 20 miles from Charlottesville...
INDIANAPOLIS --The Indiana Department of Education (DOE) announced its list of community learning centers that will receive funding to support students in need during non-school hours. Over $8.4 million will be allocated to 38 out-of-school learning programs, 10 of which are new...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – As President Trump called on Congress to approve $1.5 trillion to improve the country’s roads, bridges and waterways in his State of the Union address Tuesday, INDOT Commissioner Joe McGuinness says he was excited to hear the push coming directly from the...
STATE HOUSE -- We are drowning in a sea of heroin at least that is the message from Indianapolis Democrat Ed DeLaney. DeLaney says in the first of four podcasts he is putting together that one of the biggest problems of the opioid epidemic is how the state is protecting children...
MUNCIE, Ind. -- State lawmakers are discussing a proposal that would hand over management of the struggling Muncie Community Schools to Ball State University – and it’s a plan both sides seem very excited about. Ball State University President Geoffrey Mearns said if they take...
EATON, Ind. -- A man was shot after police say he brandished a weapon at them when they responded to a domestic call in Eaton Tuesday night. The Delaware County Sheriff's Office, Eaton Police and Delaware County Sheriff's Deputies were all responding to a home on East Church...