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One man is dead and another was jailed after an early-morning two-vehicle crash yesterday. The accident was reported around 2:55 a.m. on the bridge on Ind. 332. Police say a pickup truck was driving westbound in the eastbound lanes when it struck an oncoming car head-on. Dead at the scene was 40-year-old Clinton Roberts of Alexandria, the lone occupant and driver of the car. The driver of the truck, 33-year-old Derrick W. Harris of Elwood, tested at more than twice the legal intoxication limit and was arrested upon his release from the hospital.
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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 [...]