Local News

The Senate is expected to vote Tuesday on whether to add transgendered Hoosiers to a gay-rights bill. Democrats and gay-rights groups have opposed Senate Republicans' civil rights bill because it pushes the question of transgender protections to a study committee. The bill's...
If you live in Johnson County--be careful of leaving items in your car. Sheriff's deputies say items were stolen from at least seven vehicles in the Wakefield Subdivision. The incidents began last Friday when a woman reported that her purse and wallet were taken from her...
Connie Thomas, interim principal at Amy Beverland, at an open house (RTV6 photo) For the first time since Susan Jordan's death, school is in session at Amy Beverland Elementary. The school had been closed ever since the school bus accident that killed the principal last Tuesday...
Legislators may take a first step Monday toward deciding how much to limit your access to Sudafed and similar medication. At the start of the session, House Speaker Brian Bosma endorsed a prescription requirement to keep pseudoephedrine out of the hands of meth cooks. But Auburn...
(RTV6 Photo) A woman from Dayton, Ohio died in a roll over crash in Hancock County. It happened around 11:40 a.m. Sunday in the eastbound lanes of I-70 at the Hancock and Henry County line. Indiana State Police say two people were thrown from the car when it rolled over. One of...
The large crowd at the funeral for principal Susan Jordan (RTV6 photo) It didn't seem as if it should have been time to say goodbye to Susan Jordan. But it was, the outpouring of love that began with the principal's untimely death continuing with an overflow crowd at her funeral...
As we say goodbye to Susan Jordan, there are two ways you can help carry on her legacy. Jordan, 69, died Tuesday when she was hit by a school bus outside Amy Beverland Elementary School, where she had been principal for 22 years. Police still don't know exactly why the bus,...
An Indiana congresswoman says the U.S. needs to take more preventive steps against the mosquito-borne illness Zika. Zika doesn't always carry symptoms, and just light flu-like symptoms when it does. But it's been linked to a surge in brain defects in South America. The World...
House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) House Speaker Brian Bosma is spelling out what he wants to see in a civil rights bill for gays and lesbians -- and what passed a Senate committee this week isn't it. Bosma says the state should protect...