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The Indiana Sports Corporation is confirming that President Allison Melangton is stepping down. In a statement released Friday, they say Melangton is leaving to serve as Senior Vice President of Events at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Also, the Indiana Sports Corporation...
Purdue agronomists are predicting record corn and soybean crops next year -- and advising farmers to protect themselves against falling prices. Agronomists Corinne Alexander and James Mintert say supply and demand are driving crop prices down. They're recommending farmers store...
Indiana has settled a same-sex marriage lawsuit. The state has agreed to recognize a Whiting woman's marriage to her lesbian partner as she faces the end of a fight against ovarian cancer. Attorney General Greg Zoeller's office had argued in a similar case that the state's gay-...
The Indianapolis Zoo needs the public's help in naming its new tiger cub. Zookeepers have preselected three names for fans to vote on: Chudo (pronounced CHEW-da), meaning “miracle”; Shoomka (pronounced SHUM-ka), meaning “noisy” and Zoya (pronounced ZOY-a), meaning “life”. The...
Investigators say a mobile home fire killed a 50-year-old woman on the city's east side. Indianapolis Fire Department (IFD) crews responded to the fire around 4 a.m. Friday at Windhorst Park Mobile Home Park at 7515 E Washington St. A woman was found dead inside the trailer. She...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo) Governor Pence is still being coy about a potential presidential bid in 2016, but he will be on the campaign trail trying to boost Republican candidates in this year's election. Pence says he's already been working on behalf of the GOP...
The city has been sued over its recent deal with recycling company Covanta. Two companies and an resident of Indianapolis filed the lawsuit challenging the legality of last month's $112 million with Covanta that includes a recycling facility worth $45 million. The lawsuit says...
IU Health will be restricting visitors at several hospitals due to the strain of enterovirus which is believed to be responsible for children being sent to the hospital with respiratory issues. Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) is believe to be responsible for many children being...
A Jeffersonville man has been executed in Missouri. Missouri prison officials executed Jeffersonville native Earl Ringo, Jr. for his part in a 1998 murder near the University of Missouri campus. Ringo was living in Jeffersonville at the time of the murder but was in Missouri to...