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Byron Ernest (image courtesy of Indiana House Republicans) The leaders of the State House and Senate have made their appointments to the revamped State Board of Education. Byron Ernest was appointed to the board by House Speaker Brian Bosma (R, Indianapolis). That announcement...
The State Board of Education has its first new member, courtesy of the leader of the state Senate. Steve Yager was appointed to a four-year term on the State Board by Sen. David Long (R, Fort Wayne). Long and House Speaker Brian Bosma (R, Indianapolis) each have an appointment...
Nine FIFA officials and five corporate execs will be flown to the United States from Switzerland so they can face charges related to bid rigging. The FIFA World Cup Soccer Tournaments are huge globally, but the DOJ-prompted housecleaning could be good for Indianapolis. Peter...
A 12-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from a pool at an apartment complex on the city's north east side. It happened at the Chateau in the Woods Apartments Tuesday evening. A resident found the unidentified child floating in the pool. A lifeguard was not on duty at the...
Noblesville holds a community meeting Thursday night on plans to seek control of development east of the city limits. Mayor John Ditslear says the centerpiece of Noblesville's development efforts has been the eastside "corporate campus," home to medical and office space and the...
Paula Cooper (image courtesy of Indiana Women's Prison) The Indiana woman who was once the youngest person on death row in the U.S. has taken her own life. Indianapolis Police confirmed that Paula Cooper took her own life with a gun. A police report says she was found dead just...
It's looking like a potentially stormy week through this coming weekend across Indiana. National Weather Service Meteorologist Joe Skowronek says showers and thunderstorms will likely develop through Tuesday evening. He says the eastern half of the state is especially at risk...
InDot is kicking off the $3.4 million, I-65 Northbound I-70 West Bound South Split Project tonight. Spokesman Will Wingfield says the purpose of the project is to rehabilitate two, 40-year-old bridges that carry the I-65 northbound ramp to I-70 westbound. They're the ramp bridge...
Teachers and staff at Indianapolis Public Schools might learn tonight how physical they can get with students who are fighting. The Indianapolis Public Schools board will consider the new policy previously outlined to middle school and high school principals by Superintendent...