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CSX says it has no plans to increase the speed of its trains through Anderson – that’s according to a CSX spokeswoman on Thursday. That’s a sharp contrast to what might occur in Muncie, where city officials learned earlier this week that the long-haul freight carrier planned to double the speed of trains through town from 30 to 60 miles-per-hour.
Anderson’s municipal speed limit for trains is 30 mph.
(this is global, not just for this entry)
A second suspect in a deadly drag-racing incident more than a year ago is about to stand trial. 21-year-old Michael P. Ducheteau of Alexandria, faces charges of reckless homicide and criminal recklessness for his involvement in a fatal crash that claimed the life of 17-year-old Darian S. Hurn of Alexandria. Ducheteau’s trial starts this morning [...]23.05.13
Even with a slight increase in state funding projected for the near future, Anderson Preparatory Academy, like many other public schools, will still face financial challenges. Commandant Robert Guillaume says the money isn’t enough to really do anything but “maintain status quo.” APA saw nearly a $500 per student drop in funding over the past [...]23.05.13
Tragedies like the one in Oklahoma bring out the best in people and it also brings out the worst. Indiana State Police are warning of scams claiming to collect money for tornado relief. They say to be skeptical of those going from door-to-door or making individual phone calls. The best way to contribute to the [...]