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News in Hancock County, Indiana
Ind. child well-being lags behind other states
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:31:40 -0700
As kids across central Indiana gear up for the new school year, a national study shows that Indiana lags behind other states in terms of child welfare.
Local Briefs: July 26
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:42:14 -0700
A compilation of news items of local and statewide interest as published in the Saturday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Logansport escapee recaptured
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:05:28 -0700
A potentially violent felon who escaped from the state hospital in Logansport Thursday evening was apprehended in Carroll County on Friday.
Ind. man accused of sending lewd photos to girls
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:44:41 -0700
"In my 15 years as an Indiana State Trooper, this is by far the most disturbing case that I've ever investigated."
Proposal would snuff out smoking at Mountaineer Casino
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:03:17 -0700
The Health Board in Hancock County, home to Mountaineer Casino, has an opportunity to set an example for Pennsylvania and other areas that allow smoking ...
Local Briefs: July 10
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:44:39 -0700
A compilation of local and state news items as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.
Indiana detective makes arrest in "disturbing case"
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:28:21 -0700
An Indiana detective said the arrest of a Hancock County man accused of sending nude photos of himself to girls was "by far the most disturbing case that I've investigated." Mark Suesz, 48, of New Palestine was arrested this week after a yearlong investigation by Indiana State Police Detective Scott Jarvis. Suesz is facing two counts of Dissemination of Matter Harmful to a Minor, a class "D ...
Area home-construction permit filings tick up
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:58:59 -0700
Filings in the nine-county metro area have shown slight year-over-year improvement in four of this year’s six months.
Dead body found in Hancock County creek bed
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:27:07 -0700
Hancock County deputies found an unidentified male body in a creek bed blocks from a missing man’s mobile park home in Greenfield, Indiana.
AREA CHURCH SERVICES
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 06:29:09 -0700
Indiana County area churches are grouped by communities, which appear in alphabetical order.