CHARLESTOWN — A U.S. District Court judge has issued a partial summary judgment in favor of PETA in an Endangered Species Act case the organization brought in 2017 against Charlestown roadside zoo Wildlife in Need.
FLOYD COUNTY — It was 15 years ago that Floyd County Prosecutor Keith Henderson showed Chief Deputy Chris Lane something that has always stuck with Lane — a lesson in ethics echoed by other friends and colleagues Monday after Henderson’s death over the weekend.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Two people are facing multiple felonies after police say they were found in a Clarksville motel over the weekend in possession of several kinds of drugs, some with apparent intent to sell.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Jeffersonville man has been charged after police say he fired shots toward an occupied car in a gas station parking lot in July.
NEW ALBANY — A warrant has been issued for a man police say caused the death of another during a fight in December 2019.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The sentencing hearing for a Jeffersonville man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2018 death of a Jeffersonville woman has been rescheduled for August.
NEW ALBANY — A New Albany mother has been charged with felony neglect after hospital staff observed injuries or infections when the child was taken in for a separate emergency that resulted in death.
CLARK COUNTY — A Clarksville man is facing two felonies after investigators say he made online threats toward a state trooper and county prosecutor after results of an investigation into an officer-involved shooting in Jeffersonville.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A $1 million bond has been set in the case of a man charged with attempted murder after police say he shot a woman, carjacked two drivers, and evaded police in Utica for nearly six hours Monday.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Clark County judges have requested that an emergency order related to court activities be reinstated in light of two new cases of COVID-19 among stakeholders of the courts.
INDIANA — A Marion County judge has found the operators of Charlestown roadside zoo Wildlife in Need in contempt of court after they were reported to have hosted public events in June, against orders in a civil lawsuit not to do so while their USDA license is revoked.
SELLERSBURG — A former office manager of the board that oversees the Clark Regional Airport has filed a notice that she is considering a lawsuit, saying a hostile work environment led to her resignation.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Findings from a months-long investigation into the fatal shooting of a Clarksville man by an Indiana State Trooper show the officer was justified in using deadly force, Clark County Prosecutor Jeremy Mull said Wednesday.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — A judge has ruled that a man involved in one of several cases against Charlestown roadside zoo Wildlife in Need must provide veterinary records related to animals owned by the zoo’s founder.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Attorneys on both sides of a 2014 Clark County murder case met Thursday via Zoom to discuss details of the trial ahead.
CLARK COUNTY — A Clark County board voted Tuesday to modify an in-patient addiction program for inmates to an outpatient-only program — a change some say is needed to protect against COVID-19 and others say will dampen the program’s effects.
MARION COUNTY — The state of Indiana has filed a motion asking a judge to find Wildlife in Need and owner Tim Stark in contempt of court for hosting an event over the weekend in violation of a temporary restraining order in a civil case.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Just over two weeks before he was set to go to trial for murder in Clark County, a man has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in the death of a Jeffersonville woman in 2018.
NEW ALBANY — A man arrested late last week and charged with kidnapping now faces new charges, one alleging he sexually abused the child.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — A judge has approved a temporary restraining order preventing operators of a roadside zoo in Charlestown from taking in new animals during a pending lawsuit.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A civil lawsuit has been filed against a Jeffersonville man accused of molesting a child who was at his home last June and against his wife for failing to keep it from happening.
SCOTTSBURG — A Scottsburg woman is facing multiple felonies after an investigation into the death of a 6-month-old child at her home daycare.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Clark County judge has ruled that sufficient preparations are in place for a July 7 murder trial and that it does not need to be continued based on restrictions related to COVID-19.
NEW ALBANY — A New Albany man was expected to appear in court Friday for an initial hearing into accusations he kidnapped a child younger than 14 last week from the convenience store where he worked.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Police have arrested a suspect believed to be involved in a string of thefts in Jeffersonville from June 6 through Thursday.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Supreme Court has ruled that the River Ridge Development Authority is not on the hook to pay more than $230,000 in opposing parties’ attorney fees in a civil billboard lawsuit that was dropped in 2018.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A man charged with the 2018 death of a Jeffersonville woman is scheduled to go to trial July 7, which is expected to be the first trial in Clark County since COVID-19 restrictions were put in place in March.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Borden man charged with child molestation and possession of child pornography has been sentenced in Clark County and remanded back to jail, after a plea agreement entered earlier this year.
CLARK COUNTY — Southern Indiana attorney Dan Moore has handily won a victory in the Clark County Circuit No. 1 Republican Primary and will face the court’s sitting judge in the General election in November.
INDIANAPOLIS — A man accused of shooting and injuring two Clark County judges last year in Indianapolis after a physical fight has contested a violation of his pretrial release filed last week.
INDIANAPOLIS — A warrant has been issued for a man accused of non-fatally shooting two judges in downtown Indianapolis last year after he is reported to have violated his pretrial release.
INDIANA — A recently released audit by the Indiana State Board of Accounts found that former Georgetown Police Chief Dennis Kunkel failed to deposit more than $8,000 in tow-in fees, which could put him on the hook for double that amount.
INDIANAPOLIS – Amid falling revenues caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Eric Holcomb has asked state agencies to plan for 15% budget cuts for fiscal year 2021.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Charlestown man is facing attempted murder and arson charges after police say he intentionally set fire to a house with his family inside.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A woman who brought the University of Louisville men’s basketball team into question with her 2015 expose ‘Breaking Cardinal Rules,’ is facing new theft charges in Clark County.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Jeffersonville City Council President Matt Owen was arrested on alcohol-related charges following a traffic stop by Indiana State Police early Tuesday.
INDIANA — A man awaiting trial for the 2014 murder and rape of his ex-girlfriend will be sent to a state hospital for competency restoration, after a two-month wait due to COVID-19.
INDIANA — Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill will be suspended for 30 days, following a decision Monday by the Indiana Supreme Court on allegations of improper conduct during a 2018 event.
FLOYD COUNTY — New details have been released on charges filed this week against former Georgetown Police Chief Dennis Kunkel, who resigned Monday amid allegations he misappropriated more than $8,000 in tow-in fees.
GEORGETOWN — Former Georgetown Police Chief Dennis Kunkel has been charged with official misconduct following a seven-month investigation.
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Visitation for Evelyn Crady will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 8, 2020, at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, with service at 2 p.m. www.kraftfs.com
Phyllis Craig, 82, North Vernon, died August 3, 2020. Funeral services are 11:00 a.m. August 8, 2020, at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral Home. Visitation 4:00 - 8:00, August 7, 2020.
Proceeded in death by parents, Richard and Becky McHone (Smitley). Survived by his children, Chloe, Cate and Clair McHone.
- Floyd County Prosecutor Keith Henderson dies
- Charlestown student tests positive for COVID-19
- HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Long-time Clarksville coach Dennis Hawkins passes away
- Ivy Tech Sellersburg offering free certification classes through Workforce Ready Grant
- New Washington student tests positive for COVID-19
- Rock Creek student tests positive for COVID-19
- Rollover crash on I-64 westbound in Floyd County
- Two arrested on multiple drug charges in Clarksville motel
- Authority eyes future of City-County Building as New Albany set to depart
- Floyd Central Boosters question fundraiser legitimacy