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An Indianapolis woman received a 20-year sentence for her role in the death of her young daughter. Samantha Ellis pleaded guilty to neglect of a dependent resulting in death. Ellis failed to obtain timely medical treatment for 3-year-old Carmen Ellis and failed to remove Carmen...
Chief Justice-designate Loretta Rush (WIBC.com file photo: Indiana Supreme Court) The second woman to serve as an Indiana Supreme Court justice will be the first woman to serve as chief justice. Loretta Rush will take over leadership of the court later this month from Brent...
(photo courtesy RTV6) One person is dead and another injured after a crash Wednesday afternoon in Carmel. Carmel Police say officers were called to 99 East 106th Street on a report of a vehicle into a building. When they arrived, the officers found an SUV which had collided with...
The Indianapolis Board of Public Works has approved Covanta's plan to build a $45 million recycling facility. The board greenlit the deal negotiated by Republican Mayor Greg Ballard's administration by a vote of four-to-one Wednesday. The project means roughly $112 million in...
Nine mayors in Indiana and Ohio, including Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry, are teaming up in a push for high speed raid service that would connect Chicago to Columbus, Ohio. It's early but Wednesday, leaders announced they've agreed to raise their share of $2 million environmental...
(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Indiana's dairy farmers have unveiled their annual artistic contribution to the State Fair: a sculpture made of cheese. Sarah Kaufmann used three-quarters of a ton of Indiana-made yellow and white cheddar for a sculpture depicting six kids bicycling...
The state school superintendent has settled with the maker of ISTEP over problems with last year's exam, but the way the State Board of Education found out about the settlement might cause more problems. State Superintendent Glenda Ritz surprised the board with the announcement...
(file photo) An assistant fire chief was killed and another firefighter was hurt in a large fire Tuesday night in northern Indiana. 41-year old Jamie Middlebrook of the New Carlisle Fire Department was inside the K-Fex Excavating and Trucking building setting up equipment when...
IPS Superintendent Dr. Lewis Ferebee in a preschool class at Eliza Blaker School (WIBC.com photo: Ray Steele) The Superintendent of Indianapolis Public Schools supports the mayor's plan to expand preschool to more low income children. After paying a visit to a preschool class at...