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Gun Bills Moving Through Indiana Legislature

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana school districts would be able to seek state money to provide gun training for teachers under a bill endorsed by a legislative committee. The new bill would let school districts apply for grants

Four In Parke County Jail For Felony Burglary

PARKE COUNTY, Ind – Sunday (02/10/19) morning just after 10 a.m. Parke County Deputies were called to a residence in the Hollinsburg area of east central Parke County about a burglary in progress. When Deputies arrived, they

Residents And Legislators Discuss Issues At Crakerbarrel

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Another Crakerbarrel Session was held this past Saturday at the Vigo County Public Library to discuss issues in the current Indiana legislative session. Hot topics of concern this weekend were voter registration and redistricting.

Perrysville Man Arrested After Probation Revoked

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind- On Friday (2/8/19) Vermillion County deputies served a Vermillion Circuit Court warrant for Travis Butcher of Perrysville at his residence on Depot St. The warrant was issued for 2nd Revocation of Probation (a level 6 felony.) While being arrested Butcher,  complained of shortness of breath. Butcher was taken by Illiana

Illinois Deficit Will Be Larger Than Expected

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. —  Illinois faces a more-than $3 billion deficit in its next budget year according to estimates from Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s administration.   Estimates are that the June 2020 shortfall will be 16 percent higher than former

Town Of Rockville Under Boil Order TFN

ROCKVILLE, Ind – Rockville City Police report that the town of Rockville is under a boil order until further notice.   The town water system has reportedly been suffering from low pressure and there have been some