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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Murdering four people in February 2014 on South Parker Ave., during a robbery is why Kenneth Rackemann is going to prison for life. Rackemenn pleaded guilty Friday morning, and under the terms of that plea, he cannot be released from prison. Rackemann and...
(image courtesy of Jack Rinehart/RTV6) A law enforcement coalition took down a methamphetamine and oxymorphone ring Friday morning in Scott County, Indiana, which was linked to the recent HIV epidemic in southern Indiana. The takedown was six months in the making, and involved...
Kyle Cox (RTV6 file photo) The feds say he sexted with a 15-year-old student, and they also claim Park Tudor School tried to downplay the case of Kyle Cox. The 30-page criminal complaint against the 31-year-old former boys basketball coach says the relationship with the student...
Was it all a ruse? Plainfield Police still haven't said. A new Facebook post from the person who has made threats against Plainfield High School since December claims it was all a hoax. "Brian Kil won't exist after today. Moving on...and if there is anyone else I accidentally...
A bill to regulate fantasy football in Indiana has passed the Senate, but legislators haven't ruled out punting on the issue. Fantasy sports has mushroomed into a multi-billion-dollar industry, and Terre Haute Senator Jon Ford says players need assurances those games are being...
Even when he wasn't making a commercial, Don Davis never missed a chance to work "Don's Guns" into a sentence. The man with the shock of white hair - at least as he aged - who "just loves to sell guns" as he proclaimed for years on local broadcast ads, died at the age of 82. The...
House Republicans don't like the Senate's road funding plan any better than the Senate likes theirs. The House has taken flak for saying you should pay more in gas and cigarette taxes to pay for roads. But Speaker Brian Bosma says the four-year plan proposed by Governor Pence...
Former Governor Edgar Whitcomb has died at age 98. The one-term Republican died at his home in Rome in southern Indiana. Whitcomb entered politics as a war hero. The World War Two bomber pilot escaped twice from Japanese P-O-W camps, a feat he later described in his memoir "...
Kyle Cox (wibc.com file photo) It started a month and a half ago with his surprise resignation. Now, the former Park Tudor boys basketball coach is in federal prison. The FBI says Kyle Cox was arrested at his home in Fishers and had his first court appearance on Thursday. The...