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Dooley Must Wait Longer For Retrial

Posted On December 04, 2017 at 10:49am EST

A re-trial date is still unknown for an accused killer in Boone County.

Engaging Spanish Speaking Parents

Posted On December 04, 2017 at 10:11am EST

As schools in Indiana become more educationally and culturally diverse, educators say there's a growing need to reach out to parents who may not be familiar with the American education system, or the English language. 

Proposed Graduation Requirements In Indiana Raise Concerns

Posted On December 04, 2017 at 8:40am EST

Some educators in Indiana have expressed concerns about proposed changes to the state's high school graduation requirements that the Board of Education is expected to consider next week.

Leigh Jennings Murder Profiled On "Murder In The Heartland"

Posted On December 04, 2017 at 8:35am EST

A 2012 murder in Aurora is the subject of an episode of Investigation Discovery’s series Murder in the Heartland.

MGPI, Union Reach New Five-Year Agreement

Posted On December 04, 2017 at 8:11am EST

The union representing many workers at the Lawrenceburg Distillery has ratified a new contract with facility owner MGPI of Indiana.

More Work On I-74 Before Winter Hiatus

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 2:23pm EST

INDOT officials anticipate construction activities along Interstate 74 between the New Point exit in Decatur County and State Road 101 in Ripley County will continue for another week.  

Indiana Police Uncertain Why 2,500 Assault Kits Untested

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 11:58am EST

Indiana State Police say a review has found more than 2,500 untested sexual assault evidence kits languishing at police departments across the state for unknown reasons. That's the finding of a study lawmakers requested this year.

Frye: Attacking Indiana’s Opioid Epidemic

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 10:45am EST

"In Southeast Indiana, our communities are all too familiar with the opioid crisis, as many of us have family members or close friends who have been affected by drug addiction."

McCormick Asks Lawmakers To Take Break From Education Moving Target

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 10:18am EST

The Indiana schools chief says she hopes state lawmakers take a break from passing new education initiatives in their upcoming session and focus instead on implementing significant policy shifts they've approved in recent years.

UPS Hiring Help For Holiday Season

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 9:50am EST

UPS Is hiring more than 500 seasonal employees in the tri-state.