Ken Hartman

State Police Investigate Overnight Shooting on I-465

The Indiana State Police are investigating an overnight shooting that happened around 11:50 p.m. Wednesday night. The state police were originally dispatched to the area of eastbound I-465 and the southbound I-65 ramp for a reported vehicle crash. When troopers arrived at the scene they discovered one of the parties involved in the crash had…

Ivy Tech Students Will Provide Free Tax Filing Assistance

IRS-certified Ivy Tech Community College Lafayette accounting students are providing free tax help to qualified income tax filers now through April 12. Filing federal and state tax returns now will help students meet the April 15 FAFSA filing deadline to be considered for Indiana State grants including O’Bannon Grants and 21st Century Scholars. Students and volunteers…

Sunday Alcohol Sales Could Be On The Fast Track

Inside INdiana Business is reporting Sunday alcohol carryout sales in Indiana are another step closer to reality, and they could be coming even sooner than originally planned. Senate Bill 1, which allows carryout sales on Sundays at package liquor, grocery, convenience and drug stores, has passed the House Public Policy Committee. The bill was approved the full Senate…

Purdue Veterinary Teaching Hospital Tops Survey

Inside INdiana Business is reporting that a survey ranks the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Veterinarian Teaching Hospital number one in North America. The most recent CalPro Research Referring Veterinarian Survey included 26 hospitals. Purdue is only the second college to have received the “Overall Hospital Rating” designation. The national survey evaluates on the…

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Tatum Pays City Over $1,600 for Malfeasance During His Term

Former Frankfort Parks Superintendent Joel Tatum has paid the City of Frankfort $1,613.48 due to malfeasance during his term as the Parks Superintendent. Tatum was fired on October 11 after financial variances were brought to the attention of Frankfort City officials as related to the operation of the Frankfort Parks Department. According to a State…

Mayor Releases Statement Involving Former Parks Super

Today (Wednesday), the Indiana State Board of Accounts released their Special Compliance Report on alleged financial accounting irregularities at our Parks Department from January 1, 2016 – October 11, 2017. The SBOA report’s purpose was to determine compliance with applicable Indiana laws and uniform compliance guidelines limited to records associated with the Frankfort Parks Department’s…

McBarnes Issues Statement on Florida School Shooting

Frankfort Mayor Chris McBarnes has issued the following statement regarding the school shooting in the state of Florida on Wednesday. Members of the Press, Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by today’s horrific shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. With 17 lives lost, many injured and countless others forever…

State, Local Law Enforcement Officials Update Delphi Murders

Indiana State Police officials, along with local law enforcement officers, gave an update Tuesday afternoon on the unsolved case of the murders of Delphi teenagers Abigail Williams and Liberty German on the Monon High Bridge Trail one year ago in Delphi. “I just hope one day I can look into the eyes of the murderer…