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.
INDIANA — The Indiana Supreme Court has extended restrictions in trial courts through May 17 with jury trials resuming June 1, but urges planning for eventual reopening.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A nurse formerly contracted by the Clark County Sheriff’s Office is facing multiple felonies after police say she had sex with inmates and smuggled in drugs and a cell phone.
CLARK COUNTY — A Jeffersonville man was arrested on theft charges and multiple outstanding warrants after investigators say he broke into a car at Charlestown State Park Tuesday.
NEW ALBANY — A Louisville woman has been charged with seven felonies after police say she caused a crash on Interstate 265 in Floyd County in March killing four.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — Courts in Southern Indiana and statewide have had to modify operations to respond to COVID-19. In Clark County, some of the changes could be permanent.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The trial of a man accused of killing and mutilating his ex-girlfriend more than five years ago in Jeffersonville is expected to be pushed back further, after he was denied placement at a state hospital for competency restoration.
INDIANA — Even as the number of positive COVID-19 cases — some resulting in death — continues to climb in the state and U.S., local health officials say Southern Indiana facilities are currently equipped to treat anyone who needs it.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Jeffersonville man placed on a sex offender registry more than two decades ago is facing new charges of sex crimes against a child.
JEFFERSONVILLE — The Clark County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that an inmate has tested positive for COVID-19, a 24-year-old man who is currently in isolation and under medical watch at the facility.
INDIANA — There are now 132 positive cases of COVID-19 among Clark County residents and 111 among Floyd County residents, the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) reported Tuesday.
INDIANA — The Indiana Supreme Court has extended all emergency orders for limited court operations through May 4, to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
NEW ALBANY — A New Albany man has been the first to be charged with disobeying Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb’s stay-at-home order after police say he drove while intoxicated and hit three parked cars.
INDIANAPOLIS — A Marion County judge has issued a temporary restraining order related to some operations of Charlestown roadside zoo Wildlife in Need and its owner Tim Stark.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — As shutdowns to prevent the spread of COVID-19 threaten the global economy, Southern Indiana advocates say the brunt could be harder for local families already struggling, and work to find ways to help them.
NEW ALBANY — A defendant charged with shooting a man in New Albany Thursday night has died by suicide, police say.
NEW ALBANY — A New Albany pilot arrested in January for child exploitation faces a new charge after police say he threatened a witness in his case.
WorkOne Southern Indiana, as well as all WorkOne centers statewide closed effective Tuesday in accordance with the executive order of Gov. Eric Holcomb.
JEFFERSONVILLE — For the safety of the community and staff and due to Gov. Eric Holcomb’s stay-at-home order, the Jeffersonville Township Public Library (JTPL) is temporarily closed to both patrons and staff until further notice. This closure is for both the Jeffersonville and Clarksville lo…
FLOYD COUNTY — The judges and magistrate in Floyd County have begun rescheduling many court hearings following an order issued Monday by Gov. Eric Holcomb for Hoosiers to “stay at home.”
CLARK COUNTY — A Clark County man is facing multiple charges including attempted murder after police say he fired several shots at another car during a road rage incident.
SOUTHERN INDIANA — County officials are working to prevent an outbreak of COVID-19 among jail populations by beefing up intake screening, releasing low-level inmates when appropriate and issuing citations for later court dates in lieu of some arrests.
FLOYD COUNTY — The Indiana Supreme Court has granted an emergency petition for Floyd County courts to limit operations through May 4, to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in Southern Indiana.
NEW ALBANY — The City-County Building in New Albany will be closed to the public starting Wednesday until further notice, to help mitigate any spread of COVID-19.
NEW ALBANY — Prosecutors say they have new evidence against a New Albany pilot arrested in January on child exploitation charges; three additional charges have been filed.
JEFFERSONVILLE — Starting Monday through April 10, the Clark County circuit courts will operate on a limited basis following an emergency petition granted Friday by the Indiana Supreme Court in response to COVID-19.
CHARLESTOWN — There is now an $800 cash reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of a suspect or suspects who damaged an old train car in Charlestown earlier this week.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A woman charged with child molestation and exploitation has formally pleaded guilty in court; she has a sentencing hearing later this month.
INDIANAPOLIS — Legislation that could add two additional circuit courts to Clark County’s overburdened system is making its way through the statehouse, but legislators must come to an agreement on terms for it to make it out.
INDIANAPOLIS — A Marion County judge has issued an order for preliminary injunction allowing the state to inspect a Charlestown wildlife nonprofit organization and the animals within it during a pending civil case, following a hearing last Friday.
CLARKSVILLE — Three teens are in custody after police say they seriously beat and shot a friend at his Clarksville home last fall.
JEFFERSONVILLE — A Clark County judge has issued orders in an ongoing civil case between an adult business and the Town of Clarksville, with both sides coming away with something in their favor.
NEW ALBANY — A New Albany man was arrested Tuesday on preliminary charges of child pornography and dissemination of child pornography after a three-month long investigation by Indiana State Police.
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Christopher J. Van Gilder passed away on May 31, 2020. Legacy Funeral Center was entrusted with his care, and he was laid to rest at Walnut Ridge Cemetery.
Services for Imogene Dietrich-Bryant will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home, Nashville, TN. Interment will be in Spring Hill Cemetery. Full obituary at www.phillipsrobinson.com
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