Indiana News

Greg Oden Charged With Felony Battery

Posted On August 12, 2014

Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - NBA center Greg Oden is now facing felony battery charges following a recent arrest for allegedly punching his former girlfriend. Prosecutors in Marion County, Indiana Superior Court added a Felony 5 charge of battery resulting in serious bodily injury to two misdemeanor counts of domestic battery and battery resulting in bodily…

School Bullying Database Online

Posted On August 12, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- The Department of Education is posting a report online of bullying incidents in Indiana's public schools. Schools reported more than nine thousand bullying incidents during the 2013-14 school year. More than forty percent are categorized as verbal while around 20 percent are physical. Nine percent are considered written-electronic. A new law requires…

Ernest Malone Sworn In As Fire Chief

Posted On August 12, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Indianapolis has a new fire chief. Ernest Malone was sworn in on Monday during a change in command ceremony at the Indiana War Memorial. He was appointed by Mayor Greg Ballard last month to replace Brian Sanford, who is taking over as Chief of Staff for the Department of Public Safety.

Oden Charged With Battery

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Indianapolis, IN) -- NBA player Greg Oden is facing is being accused of punching his ex-girlfriend in the face. The 26-year-old center was charged Monday with several counts, including felony battery resulting in serious bodily injury. The Portland Trail Blazers took Oden first overall in 2007, but his career has been derailed by knee problems.…

Stewart Pulls Out Of Another Race

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Plymouth, IN) -- Tony Stewart is pulling out of another race following a fatal accident he was involved in over the weekend. Stewart didn't compete in Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Watkins Glen, and has also pulled out of an upcoming dirt track race in Plymouth, Indiana. Fellow driver Kevin Ward Junior was struck…