A Maple Crest Middle School paraprofessional has been arrested on a warrant for two Level 1 felony counts of child molestation after police say he performed sexual acts on a student inside one of the building’s classrooms.
DELPHI — Authorities returned to the swollen Deer Creek in Delphi on Friday morning to continue searching for Owen Jones, a 4-year-old boy from the Monticello area, who was swept away in its current.
TIPTON – The Tipton branch of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles has temporarily moved into the Tipton County Public Library during a roofing project at its office at 854 E. Jefferson St.
PERU – Flooding around Mississinewa Lake has subsided just in time for Memorial Day after an unusually rainy spring left parts of the property under water for more than a week.
Students lined the halls of Wallace Elementary, chattering excitedly as the sound of the drums got closer. From around the corner, the parade appeared.
RUSSIAVILLE – The Indiana Department of Transportation is holding a public hearing to discuss a major road project on Ind. 26 just west of Russiaville that would alter 15 miles of highway.
A Howard County judge ruled against the city of Kokomo this week in its appeal of a jury verdict that left the city on the hook for more than $300,000 in a controversial eminent domain case.
Howard County Republican Party Chairwoman Jamie (Shepherd) Bolser was selected Wednesday to fill the 2nd District county council seat previously held by Dwight Singer.
PERU – Ruth Fuchs had lived in Peru just one day when she got an invitation from a local businesswoman to join the Peru Rotary club.
Land near two of Kokomo’s Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plants has been targeted by economic development experts as the potential future home of a business park.
A 35-year-old Kokomo man is facing 10 counts of child molestation after police say he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old juvenile female multiple times over a nine-month period.
BUNKER HILL – The Grissom Air Museum is in the middle of raising money to build a new exhibit space to house a rare B-58 Hustler bomber plane that will mark the largest expansion at the facility since it opened nearly 40 years ago.
Education leaders say they're disappointed that proposals to make mental health services eligible for school safety funding fell short in the 2019 General Assembly.
At 6-feet, 11-inches tall, Akinyemi Solanke stands out in a crowd. That attention just may get him a spot on the All-Air Force Men's Basketball Team.
A new developer of Kokomo's downtown hotel and conference center project could be announced in coming weeks, say local officials, who have maintained public optimism despite a set of fresh hurdles within the immense development.
Peru’s Shoppers Value Foods went out of business months ago, but on Thursdays, its old parking lot is busy. Customers line up at a small white truck primarily for one thing: tenderloins.
Brian Miser – also known as the “Human Cannonball” – will have his record-breaking act, the “Human Fuse,” air on “America’s Got Talent.”
Tiffany Creason was one of the first children to race in Redeemer Lutheran School’s Mini 500 30 years ago. Her mother was one of the first organizers of the event and now, 30 years later, Creason is the director.
A 72-year-old woman sustained injuries Thursday after a driver ran over a curb at a CVS and pinned her against the wall of the store with his vehicle.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A government watchdog group is challenging the constitutionality of an Indiana law that allows election officials to throw out voters’ absentee ballots if they think the signature on the envelope doesn’t match other signatures on file.
Kokomo business owner Allen Wilson is facing financial ramifications after voter fraud allegations were leveled against him in the lead-up to Election Day.
After a failed mediation session, a dispute over salary raises between the Howard County Council and Judge William Menges is headed to a special judge.
Farmers are concerned this week over looming threats to Howard County’s agriculture industry, ranging from a wet start to the season and a trade war with China that has amplified in recent days and intensified worries about certain crops’ economic viability.
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This Week's Circulars
- Kokomo man arrested on 10 counts of child molestation
- Willie the Whale, once discarded, surfaces in Kokomo
- KSC employee arrested for child molestation
- Police say Markland Mall shooting a suicide
- Dressbarn, Richards Restaurant closing
- Updated: Search continues for 4-year-old boy; name, photo released
- New Domino’s on West Sycamore to replace old location in August
- Schleppy’s Loins food truck starts second year in Peru
- Potential business park envisioned near FCA plants
- New developer, increased costs expected for hotel, conference center project