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U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-5th) and Democratic challenger Shawn Denney (WIBC.com file photos) The debate between Fifth District Representative Susan Brooks and Democratic challenger Shawn Denney is in many ways a debate not over Brooks, but the two parties’ leaders in the House...
Seventh District Congressman Andre Carson (D) and Republican challenger Cat Ping. (WIBC.com file photos) Few matchups on Indiana's congressional ballot are as ideologically opposite as Seventh District Congressman Andre Carson and Republican challenger Cat Ping, yet they're...
The Arcadia Town Council accepted the resignation of Town Marshal William Hickrod after a fallout stemming from an earlier attack on a 94-year-old veteran. Friday’s meeting took less than 30 minutes and the council voted unanimously to accept Hickrod’s resignation that he...
Jacob Hambaugh (photo courtesy Howard County Sheriff's Department) The nine-month-old child from Kokomo who was shot while his father was cleaning his gun had died from his injuries. John Hambaugh III, 31, was cleaning his gun late Wednesday afternoon when a bullet which was...
A skull found this past summer in Daviess County appears to have washed out from an historic burial site. The partial male human skull was found July 20 along the west fork of the White River north of the Old Vincennes Road river bridge west of Washington. Daviess County Coroner...
The Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument on Monument Circle is getting some much needed repairs. Indiana War Memorial Commission Spokesman Brigadier General J. Stewart Goodwin says crews are spending the next couple of weeks repairing leaks behind some of the eagle bronze work on the...
Indiana State Police and Terre Haute Mayor Duke Bennett are targeting meth and meth makers. They announced a new nine-member coalition to fight the meth epidemic. Bennett says the coalition of law enforcement and civic agencies will lobby the state legislature to make...
Today could be the state's last chance to apply for a federal pre-K grant, though it doesn't appear the governor will change his mind and do so. The federal government has twice moved the deadline for states to apply for the grant of up to $80 million. Originally, it was last...
(Photo courtesy: Old House Dreams) A piece of Indiana history is up for sale. The old and fabled Glossbrenner Mansion near the Meridian Park section of Indianapolis is on the market. The mansion was once home to Alfred Glossbrenner. Glossbrenner was a publishing magnate, civic...