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DCSC…first the good news…. then the bad news
The Delphi Community School Board first heard what they considered positive and good news and then heard devastating news at the Monday night meeting. ---------------------------------------------------------------------
Watch: Indiana freshman guard nails 30-footer at buzzer to beat Butler
The Indiana Hoosiers produced a dramatic early season moment Saturday with a buzzer-beating victory over Butler on the road. Tied at 68, the Hoosiers looked like they’d wasted a possession as they struggled to get an open shot, but freshman guard Rob Phinisee stepped up and hit a 30-foot jumper as t
Organization key for annual holiday food event
Volunteers are working this week to sort food for the Christmas Basket, Inc.’s annual food give-a-way. The operation is being held at the Carroll White REMC building on US421 south of Delphi in the truck bay. All who have been notified by the group will be invited in to pick up their baskets this Sa
DCHS students donate to libraries in Africa
Delphi Community High School Interact Club students and their sponsor, 11th grade Language Arts teacher Jacob Mrockiewicz, recently sent nearly 3,000 books to Africa. for the African Library Project (ALP). They have been collecting books since 2017.
A decade of fish poop, algae and dirt is being scraped out of the Indiana Central Canal
The half frozen, jet-black sludge being pushed around the central canal would look more at home at one of Indiana's many coal ash ponds. But rather than being chock full of heavy metals, this muck is a lot less toxic, if not less disgusting.
Indiana AG Curtis Hill responds to Obamacare ruling
Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill issued a statement following a ruling that decided the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional. Indiana was one of 20 states challenging the Affordable Care Act in this case.
Sheriff's deputy injured in vehicle accident
A Howard County Sheriff's Department was injured in a vehicle accident while diverting traffic. Deputy Jeff Davidson was taken to Community Howard Hospital Friday evening for a complaint of leg pain after a vehicle struck the police car Davidson was in at the intersection of U.S. 35 and County Road
Health officials investigating whooping cough outbreak in Tippecanoe County, Indiana
An investigation is under way in Indiana after a whooping cough outbreak. Health officials say dozens of teens in Tippecanoe County have come down with the illness, even after being vaccinated.
Michigan woman dies after being crushed at Indiana tollbooth
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) -- A Michigan woman who was crushed by her own vehicle at a tollbooth along the Indiana Toll Road has died from her injuries. State Police say 40-year-old Luciana Ortiz of Otsego, Michigan, died Wednesday, four days after she was injured after dropping her debit card while trying
Police search for missing 72-year-old Indiana man
AVON, Ind. (WHAS11) — A Statewide Silver Alert has been declared for a 72-year-old Indiana man. The Avon Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Richard Joseph Chittester. Chittester, a 5 feet 7 inches, 170 pound white male with salt and pepper hair and brown eyes, was last seen wear
El Niño is probably coming back this winter. Here's what it means for Indiana weather.
The weather in Indiana leading up to the official start of winter has see-sawed between traffic-snarling ice storms and brief bursts of warmth that have Hoosiers reaching for their jogging shoes.
Detainee found dead in shower at northwest Indiana jail
CROWN POINT, Ind. -- A detainee was found dead Tuesday at the Lake County Jail in Crown Point, Indiana. Kurtis Peoples, 46, of Gary, Indiana was found dead by jail staff about 2:50 p.m. in a shower cell, authorities said. Peoples was alone in the cell at the time.
Indiana man convicted in 2 killings linked to $10,000 Prada purse
ALBION, Ind. (AP) — A man who told investigators he fatally shot two people in northern Indiana while trying to retrieve a Prada purse worth nearly $10,000 has been convicted of murder.
Lafayette receives three bomb threats in nationwide hoax
LAFAYETTE — Email bomb threat hoaxes landed in inboxes across the country Thursday, and three of those threats targeted Lafayette businesses, according to police. The Holiday Inn downtown, Bennett Boehning & Clary law firm at 415 Columbia St., and Kirby Risk at 3574 McCarty Lane all received the thr
Owner of Flora house where 4 girls died in fire wants release of police and fire records
FLORA, Ind. (WTHR) — The owners of a house in Flora where four little girls died in a fire, are pushing for the release of police and fire records. They say it could identify someone else who is culpable for that deadly fire in 2016.
30 to Watch: For this attorney, Leadership Lafayette provided a crash-course introduction to the community
LAFAYETTE — Ashley Turkowski arrived in Lafayette in December 2017 as a 28-year-old attorney just two years into her career and found a place much different from her suburban Chicago home where she grew up.
Logan man sentenced in attempted murder case
A Logansport man was recently sentenced to 44 years in the Indiana Department of Correction after a jury found him guilty of attempted murder last month. Terrance Lonnell Collier, 28, was found guilty of a Level 1 felony charge of attempted murder and a Level 3 felony charge of armed robbery, after
Teen who killed himself at Indiana school reportedly had vowed revenge for being bullied
Police credit a phone tip for helping thwart a potential mass shooting at an Indiana middle school. The tip sent police racing to Dennis Intermediate School in Richmond Thursday where officers exchanged gunfire with a teenager before he killed himself.
Indiana Police Officer Dies After Crashing Car During Pursuit
SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (WXIN) – A southern Indiana police officer died after crashing his squad car during a pursuit Wednesday night. Indiana State Police told our Indianapolis affiliate WXIN Fox 59 that the chase began near Charlestown in Clark County around 10:20 p.m. Wednesday and made its way into Sco
Eight cases of whooping cough reported in Tippecanoe County
LAFAYETTE — Whooping cough is back — just in time for Christmas and family gatherings. Five students at a single Tippecanoe School Corp. school contracted the contagious virus, which begins with cold-like symptoms about five to 10 days after exposure to the disease, according to the Tippecanoe Count