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Governor Pence's proposed add-on to Regional Cities funding has hit a roadblock in the House. Legislators put money in the state budget to assist two Indiana regions with new cooperative development efforts. But Governor Pence announced in December he'd picked three of the seven...
Traders Point Christian Academy (Google photo) There might have been a little less laughter at the Traders Point Christian Academy preschool. Today was the first day of class there since one of its students, Raymond Giehll (gill) was murdered along with his mother in Zionsville...
Susan Brooks (wibc.com file photo) Cross one name off of Ivy Tech's presidential candidate list. Congresswoman Susan Brooks had been mentioned as a possible candidate for the position after Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann announced she was resigning to pursue the president's...
A scholarship program to coax more Hoosier students into teaching careers is getting a once-over in the Senate. The bill would give full tuition to students at the top of their high school classes who agree to teach for five years after college. House Speaker Brian Bosma...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--The mission of the Indianapolis Zoo includes efforts to conserve animals and their natural habitats. That'll be the focus as the Zoo gets ready for spring, with new exhibits and a new spin on some of the ones that you already love. You'll also be able to see...
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Jonathan Newsome was arrested early Wednesday on drug possession charges. Newsome, a second year player who graduated from Ball State, was arrested on Michigan Road in Zionsville while police were investigating a noise complaint. He was charged with...
A photo of the Giehll family. Katherine (right) and Raymond (center) were killed by Katherine's uncle (photo courtesy of Boone County Sheriff's Office) It was all over money. A family trust was the reason that Lucius Hamilton, 61, killed his niece and her young son at the home...
The next time you vote on judges in Marion County, you may not know who's a Republican and who's a Democrat. A federal court ordered legislators to replace the current system which elects an equal number of Republicans and Democrats in the primary. The Senate voted to stop...
Legislators haven't settled whether a road funding plan will raise taxes or not, but they have resolved one sticking point. Governor Pence originally proposed floating bonds for about a quarter of his billion-dollar road plan. Legislative Republicans were dubious about adding...