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Bricks stolen from Crawford County church, police investigating

Crawford County Indiana Sheriff’s Department have started an investigation after reports of bricks being stolen from a church.

Sen. Young unveils bill to save lives of mothers, babies with telemedicine

  Town hall meetings set to discuss school safety referendum

Man accused of stealing guns from grandparents’ home during grandmother’s funeral

Two people arrested for meth, stolen rifle in Clark County

  Gov. Holcomb outlines plan to free up funds for teacher pay boost during State of the State address

  Local teen produces song to raise awareness about suicide prevention

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  Local Papa John’s holds fundraiser for Madison, Indiana crash victims

Report: Euthanasia bill for terminally ill proposed in Indiana

Jackson County man arrested after alleged sexual assault on minors

Charlestown K9 officer receives new protective vest from non-profit group

  Father of teen killed in double-fatal crash now facing several charges

3rd Clark County judge returning to work after Indianapolis White Castle shooting incident

Franklin College fires president following ‘deeply disturbing incident’

Franklin College in Indiana has terminated the employment of President Thomas J. Minar over the weekend after learning about his recent arrest and charges in Wisconsin.

One person dead after fatal crash in Scott County

An early morning fatal crash has killed one person in Scott County Sunday.

  ISP: Teen driver involved in wreck that killed his 2 friends did not have a license

The two teenagers killed and a third who was injured when a police chase ended in a violent crash have all been identified.

  ’Things are gonna be alright’ -- Teen’s parents were texting her before deadly crash

Minutes before their teen daughter was killed when a police chase ended in a violent crash, Brooklyn James’ parents were texting her, telling her that things were going to be OK.

School district provides grief counselors following crash that killed 2

  ISP: 2 killed, 1 airlifted after fatal crash on State Road 256 and Thompson Road

Woman charged with felony after Thanksgiving Day crash

Couple arrested for selling meth while children in home

Report: Police say woman, 85, was beaten during robbery at Clarksville home

Report: Indiana man confesses to shooting, killing intruder armed with baseball bat

Indiana Department of Child Services releases 2018 Child Fatality Report

The Indiana Department of Child Services released its 2018 Annual Report of Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities in Indiana.

  Survivor of New Albany house fire speaks out six years after incident

The family’s lives changed forever after three young children died, and one child was severely injured after the fire on January 4, 2014. Taty’ana Hughes was five-years-old at the time.

Rocker John Mellencamp gives $50K to his Indiana hometown

Rocker John Mellencamp has donated $50,000 to his southern Indiana hometown for construction of a plaza near a mural that pays homage to Mellencamp and his 1980s hit “Small Town."

Report: Baby born in Indiana church parking lot on New Year’s Day

Eric and Kelly Hilligoss said they were on the way to the hospital Wednesday when Kelly said she knew they wouldn't make the drive.

Charlestown mayor hosting public feedback event Saturday

Mayor Hodges is holding the event at the Charlestown Arts and Enrichment Center.

First Harrison Bank scam warning

First Harris Bank is warning people about a scam. Callers are pretending to be the bank to obtain personal information from victims.

  Investigators: Glove led to arrest in disturbing Jennings County animal abuse case

DNA from a glove found with a pile of dead dogs came back as a match to Cody Kreutzjans, 30.

Traffic stops lead to four arrests in Southern Indiana

Two traffic stops in a day led to Felony arrests in Southern Indiana.

Man killed in fiery Jefferson County crash

Man killed after his vehicle caught fire following a crash.

Indiana State Police accepting recruit applications

Applicants must be U.S. citizens and at least 21 years old to apply.

Armed robbery suspect accused of cutting clerk and stealing her car in Columbus apprehended

The reported incident happened Saturday morning at a gas station south of Columbus.

Charlie Jenkins, ‘The Voice of Southern Indiana Sports’, dies at 80

Charlie Jenkins, a 54 year high school sports broadcaster and radio station operator died on Monday from complications due to Parkinson’s Disease.

One dead, one injured in rear-end collision with fire truck in Putnam County

One person has died and another person received serious injuries from a rear-end collision with a fire truck in Putnam County Sunday morning.

Child dies in off-road vehicle accident in Bartholomew County

Indiana Conservation Officers are currently investigating a fatal dirt bike accident that has killed a 5-year-old child.

Apartment fire on East 10th Street in Jeffersonville extinguished quickly using thermal imagery

Jeffersonville Fire Department is thanking technology and great training for quickly extinguishing an apartment fire on East 10th Street Sunday morning.

Police, FBI investigating armed robbery in Madison, Indiana bank

The Madison Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigations are currently looking for the identity of a man who robbed a bank in Madison, Indiana Saturday morning.

Teen’s choice helps save lives even after his death

The Highland Challenger Baseball field is where Glennden “Superman” Stovall traded in his cape or a bat and a glove.

Sheriff’s Office: No emergency transmission received in fatal plane crash at Camp Reveal

The plane tried to make an emergency landing east of the main entrance to Camp Reveal.

Two Southern Indiana judges reinstated after suspension due to Indianapolis fight

Judge Bradley Jacobs of Clark Circuit Court 2 and Crawford Circuit Court Judge Sabrina Bell were each suspended for 30 days without pay.

More than 19 tons of food delivered by Crothersville FFA during annual toy and food drive

The Crothersville Future Farmers of America organization is celebrating a successful food and toy drive, collecting and delivering more than 19 tons of food Saturday to families in Crothersville area.

Conservation officers looking for information on bald eagle shot in Lawrence County

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources are investigating after a bald eagle has died from a gunshot wound in Lawrence County Saturday.

Southern Indiana Army veteran gifted new roof for his home

“I couldn’t believe it," Army veteran Bruce Standiford said. "I really couldn’t believe it."

Rescue dog with terminal cancer treated to meet-and-greet with fans from social media

Mae was found as a stray in Harrison County and diagnosed with terminal cancer.

Man arrested, accused of ransacking Madison home, found with meth and syringe

Todd Ash is facing burglary and drug charges.

Fire hydrants replaced in Charlestown

Hundreds lost water as fire hydrants replaced in Charlestown.

Man sentenced to 64 years in child abuse case

Man sentenced to 64 years in prison after beating child over 11 hour period.

Indiana State troopers save dog that escaped from crashed vehicle

A team effort between Indiana State Police and dispatchers helped rescue a dog that escaped from a crashed vehicle in western Indianapolis.

Southern Indiana man calls 911 accidentally, arrested due to previous warrant

A southern Indiana man has been arrested after an accidental call to 911.

Indiana University could make SAT, ACT tests optional

Indiana University could soon stop requiring students to submit ACT or SAT scores with their college applications.

Indiana State Police arrest wrong way driver for driving while impaired

Indiana State Police have arrested a man for driving the wrong way on a highway while impaired Sunday morning.

Charlestown mayoral vote recount retains democrat Treva Hodges as winner of November election

Charlestown mayor-elect, democrat Treva Hodges will retain victory against sitting mayor, republican Bob Hall, after an official recount of votes.

Silver Alert issued for Fort Wayne man

James P. Studinski, 80, was last seen around 10:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, in Fort Wayne.

New Albany teen found guilty of attempted murder

It took the jury just under five hours to find Braidan Coy, 18, guilty of attempted murder and aggravated battery.

Sentence modification denied for woman convicted of fatal crash that killed her children

Ericka Fouch is currently serving an 18-year sentence for an OWI that caused the deaths of her two children.

North Vernon man dies in Jennings County crash

Mark Holt, 58, died on Tuesday.

Death of Indiana guardsman at training center under investigation

Corporal Larry Litton Jr., 30, of Martinsville, died Saturday, Dec. 7.

Indiana chef’s meat smoker has been found after being taken by original seller

Roadhouse Restaurant and Sports Lounge smoker chef Lafond Wright has told WAVE 3 News that his meat smoker has been found after it went missing on Wednesday.

Missing man found dead in car in Jennings County, troopers say

Jimmy Turner, 69, was found dead in his after it apparently crashed on State Road 3, state police say.

Indiana man reported missing found dead in crashed vehicle in Jennings County

The body of a North Vernon, Indiana man that had been reported missing early Friday morning has been found in a crashed vehicle in Jennings County.

  Southern Indiana high school students build beds for families in need

In Corydon Friday, some high schoolers and other volunteers went to work to give some relief to those struggling families.

1 dead in Bartholomew Co. head-on crash

The crash happened on State Road 46 around 8 p.m., according to the Columbus Police Department.

  Indiana chef’s smoker stolen 11 days before restaurant opens

Lafond Wright is trying to stay positive, and keep his labor of love alive by any means necessary.

  Too funny: Watch as FedEx guy shows up to Evansville home at just the right moment

Sometimes you just need a chuckle, you know? Thanks to a door bell camera, a Bible study, and a FedEx guy who won’t strip - here’s one.

  Woman saved from sinking car by ISP trooper says someone was ‘watching over’ her

"We believe in guardian angels. I don’t know how other people feel, but it was definitely like somebody was watching over," Megan Fleetwood said.

  Father of child hit, killed by car in Sellersburg discusses family’s loss

Bryce jacobs, 12, died Dec. 3, 2019 after he was hit by a car while crossing a street in Sellersburg, Ind.

John Paul Funes now in federal custody

The former head of the OLOL Foundation, John Paul Funes, has started his federal prison sentence for embezzlement. He reported to a federal prison in Indiana Monday, Dec. 2.

  Indiana man in jail after alleged road rage incident on Thanksgiving

A southern Indiana man is facing a long list of charges after police said he was involved in a road rage incident that involved a gun.

Northwest Indiana town bans public vaping along with smoking

A northwestern Indiana town has banned all tobacco and vaping products from public spaces and facilities in what a backer hails as one of the most comprehensive in the state.

Driver killed in Thanksgiving morning crash in Washington County

The crash is under investigation.

Mysterious death investigation west of Indianapolis, doctor found dead

Police are investigating the shooting death of a doctor in his Brownsburg home.

West Washington School athletic director dies after complications from stroke

West Washington School Athletic Director Phillip Bowsman has died days after suffering a stroke on the sidelines of a football game Friday.

  Family, dog safe after Sellersburg house fire

Just after noon Monday, a large fire broke out at a home in Sellersburg.

  Community offers thoughts and prayers for beloved West Washington School coach after stroke

Classes were cancelled Monday and Tuesday at West Washington School after devastating news that beloved coach Phillip Bowsman was having complications with a stroke and was not expected to survive.

West Washington School Corporation cancels Monday and Tuesday classes

Superintendent Keith Nance announced on Facebook that football coach Phillip Bowsman was suffering from complications related to a stroke and is not expected to survive.

Indiana lawmakers support raising legal age for tobacco use

Indiana lawmakers are voicing support for raising the state’s legal age to buy tobacco and vaping products

  Suspect in custody after shooting SWAT trooper during standoff in Jefferson County, Indiana

An Indiana State Police Trooper is recovering after he was shot in the leg during a 6-hour standoff in Jefferson County, Indiana.

Miles for Merry Miracles color run to sponsor Angel Tree families

Runners and walkers gathered near the New Albany Amphitheater on Saturday to kick off the first leg of the Miles for Merry Miracles Triple Crown of Service.

Kentucky, Indiana land low on smartest states list

Kentucky lands in the bottom ten states whose population, on average, is not collectively intelligent.