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Richmond parents charged with murder in the starvation death of their infant son will stand trial in Wayne County. A judge ruled this week against a change of venue motion for the trial of Joseph L. Pierson and Amy R. Hockett. They were arrested in February and charged with murder in the death of their nearly 4-month-old son, who was found unresponsive on Feb. 5 inside the couple’s home. A trial date has been set for 9 a.m. Oct. 29. The defendants have until Oct. 9 to file a plea agreement, if they so choose.
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A monstrous tornado at least a half-mile wide with winds up to 200 mph ripped through the Oklahoma city of Moore Monday. Officials say the death toll is expected to rise while more than 200 are being treated at hospitals.The National Weather Service says the twister was at least an EF4.21.05.13
A former Anderson couple just recently sold their house in Shawnee, Okla., and bought one in Moore – the site of yesterday’s deadly tornadoes. Becky and Dustin Smith, who are safe, say they don’t know if that house is still standing. The Smiths haven’t been able to get out to the area of their new [...]21.05.13
A severe thunderstorm rolled through the area around 4 this morning, damaging a Noblesville gas station. Power out in parts of Hamilton County caused Noblesville Schools to operate on a two hour delay. At its peak, Duke and IPL were reporting a combined 22 thousand without power – Anderson Power & Light reported more than [...]