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Taylor Bennett

Taylor Bennett is an anchor/reporter and news editor for WIBC's sister entity, Network Indiana. She can be heard on WIBC reporting stories from around the state.  Taylor is a graduate of Vincennes University.

She started her broadcast career in Anderson as News Director for WHBU and WAXT. She then moved to Muncie where she was news director at WLBC. She joined Network Indiana in 1993.  Taylor has received several awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and from the Associated Press.

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Chuck Taylor’s hometown is celebrating the famous sneakers. Residents pre-ordered 4,200 pairs of ‘Columbus Chucks’ for basketball games Thursday and Friday. Mayor Kristen Brown arranged for Converse to produce custom-designed Columbus Chucks in blue (for Columbus North Bull Dogs...
A man is dead after being shot by police following a pursuit and standoff near the Owen-Morgan County line. A multi-agency narcotics investigation began in Lawrence county Wednesday night and finally ended near the Morgan County-County line Thursday morning. The incident shut...
Hoosiers now have access to a free mobile app that provides county travel status updates and alerts. In addition to weather, the app will also include notifications with regard to flooding, hazardous materials spills and other events that could affect travel. Last winter, the...
Two Valparaiso University football players face charges after they allegedly hosted a party last weekend where police arrested 45 people for underage drinking. Police said Devan Gadson, a 21-year-old senior linebacker, and 22-year-old Thomas Ehrlich, a senior offensive lineman,...
Navistar has announced plans to close its Indianapolis Foundry--leaving 180 people without jobs. Company officials say the closure will improve utilization and drive cost improvements. "Over the last two years, we've taken a number of steps to strengthen our business and...
Time is running out for eligible families to apply for Indiana's first state-funded, free pre-kindergarten program. Monday, December 15th is the deadline to apply for "On My Way Pre-K". The program was established as a five-county pilot by the Indiana General Assembly this year...
Indiana ranks 35th in the country in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit. That's according to a national report released Thursday by a coalition of public health organizations. The report challenges states to do more by shining the spotlight on...
Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson says the issues behind the racial divide that's led to the protests of police-citizen incidents in Missouri and New York must be resolved. The mayor joined other U-S city mayors Wednesday night on CBS-TV's Evening News -- as the network released a...
Anderson police have made six additional arrests in connection to a heroin trafficking investigation. Those arrested include; Shea Elandson, age 23, Taylor Ann Wagner, 27 , Haylee Jo Wagner, 24, Michael Vincent Showecker, 36, Michael Donald Lusher, 31 and Andrea M. Long, 31. All...