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  • #Savebela is a campaign to save a dog from euthanasia because the dead owner wants the dog buried alongside of her
    Save Bela campaign: Plan to euthanize dog to bury with dead owner sparks outrage
    A nine-year-old dog named Bela has been handed a death sentence, even though this male German shepherd is very much alive and healthy. This very odd case has people calling the dog’s dead owner “selfish.” Connie Ley died and in...
  • Man arrested after pursuit
    Deputy injured in late night pursuit
    A Vigo County Sheriff’s Office deputy was injured as he struggled to place a suspect in handcuffs late last night. The pursuit then resulted in the arrest of Raleigh D. Hall, 22, of Indianapolis.Hall was arrested and transported to the Vigo...
  • Parents arrested , charged with neglect
    Parents accused of neglecting 5 children
    Following an investigation which started with an elementary school official’s concern, Indiana State Police arrested a mother and father for neglect of their five children, ages 6-10, today.The parents, Jennifer L. Proctor,30, and Michael S....
  • Man escapes Federal Prison in Terre Haute
    Search continues for escaped inmate
    UPDATED: The inmate has been captured in Champaign,Ill.-------Authorities are searching for an escaped inmate from the Federal Prison in Terre Haute who was reported missing early yesterday morning.Federal inmate Michael Ward, 61, register number...
  • Meth bust in Terre Haute
    Husband and wife arrested in meth bust
    Indiana State Police troopers from the Putnamville District Meth Suppression Team discovered multiple meth labs at a Terre Haute residence around 11:30 a.m. today.William Hanna, age 37, of 2427 North 27th Street, Rebecca Hanna, age 30, of same...
  • Mother, 2 children injured in morning crash
    Mother, 2 children injured in morning crash
    A mother and her two young children suffered minor injuries in the crash that occurred in Vigo County this morning. Katrina Smith and her two sons, Brody Dalle Ave,4, and Brayden Dalle Ave,5, were treated for injuries suffered as a result of the...
  • Two-Year Anniversary of the Death of Lowell Badger
    Police still seek information on Badger murder 2 years later
    Two years ago today, Lowell R. Badger was murdered in his home in Merom during a burglary. Law enforcement officials and surviving family members of the victim are seeking information on the crime.On December 8, 2012, Badger, 85, was found dead on...
  • Russian roulette: Indiana teen killed after shooting himself in the head
    Russian roulette: Indiana teen killed while playing fatal game
    A 17-year-old died in a small town in Indiana while playing Russian roulette before the horrified eyes of some friends. The boys, at the home of one of them, were playing PlayStation when the victim, identified as Leroy Young, pulled out a gun and...
  • Russian Roulette Indiana
    Russian roulette: Indiana 17-year-old shoots himself in lethal roulette game
    A teenager from Indiana playing Russian roulette ended his life by tragically shooting himself in the head. The 17-year-old boy, identified as Leroy Young, shot himself in a friend’s bedroom Thursday night at a home located at 4587 W. 1300...
  • House-made treats at Corydon, IN's Point Blank Brewing Co.
    House-made treats at Corydon, IN's Point Blank Brewing Co.
    In a small town like historic Corydon, Indiana -- the state's first capital -- it would be easy for a restaurant to phone it in, culinary-wise. After all, there's not much opportunity for competition and how far are patrons really willing...
  • Pork tenderloin sandwich: it's an Indiana thing!
    Pork tenderloin sandwich: it's an Indiana thing!
    While I was checking out some harness racing in history Corydon, Indiana -- the state's first capital, an Ohio River Scenic Byway town -- I tried an unexpected taste treat! The Hoosier State is known for what they call a "Pork Tenderloin...
  • Feel like a local at meals, Xmas shop: Leavenworth, IN's Stephenson's Gen. Store
    Feel like a local at meals, Xmas shop: Leavenworth, IN's Stephenson's Gen. Store
    If you've ever fantasized about living in a small, All-American town, you'll want to pack your bags and run to Leavenworth, Indiana's Stephenson's General Store. This authentic little stop on the Ohio River Scenic Byway has an old...
  • Malnourished teen weighs 40-lbs and is locked in room living in feces
    Malnourished teen Indiana: Starved to 40-lbs, magnitude of abuse unfathomable
    The malnourished teen that was taken to an Indiana hospital after relatives discovered how she was living in the care of her grandparents is so sickly she may not live. At 15-years-old, this girl is so malnourished that she weighs in at less than...
  • Malnourished teen: Indiana grandpa got $720 monthly for 35-pound 15 y/o disabled
    Malnourished teen Indiana: ‘I’ve never seen a worse case,’ says prosecutor
    A malnourished teen in Indiana was discovered by authorities this week. At the age of 15, the mentally disabled girl weighed less than 40 pounds and was being kept in a room filled with feces while her legal guardians, her grandparents, received ...
  • Big city coffee in small town Corydon, IN: Kent Java Bar
    Big city coffee in small town Corydon, IN: Kent Java Bar
    Are you like I am when traveling? I always feel like I need a jump start with some good coffee, preferably some flavored iced coffee. There are actual medical studies that demonstrate caffeine helps with pain relief: good if you had to wake up...