Brian Scott

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Donnelly Calls for Quick Passage of Bipartisan Legislation to Address Opioid and Heroin Epidemics

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly released the following statement in advance of the Senate’s expected consideration of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA). CARA is bipartisan legislation that would provide states and local communities with tools to prevent and treat drug addiction and support individuals in recovery. CARA includes provisions adopted …

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IMPD Officer coaches and mentors 15-year-old student athlete to achieve boxing success and beyond

INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Indy PAL/Christamore House 15-year-old student-athlete Romello Webb advanced to the 2016 Silver Gloves National Tournament held in Independence, MO. Romello secured his appearance in the championship round by earning both local and regional wins. Due to an inadvertent mix-up in Romello’s paperwork, he …

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Steuerwald’s bill reducing recidivism headed to governor

STATEHOUSE (Feb. 25, 2016) — State Rep. Greg Steuerwald’s (R-Avon) proposal reducing recidivism by addressing mental health and addiction issues has been sent to Gov. Mike Pence where it could be signed into law. “The goal of this legislation is to encourage cooperation and collaboration among local criminal justice agencies …

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Trooper Nearly Struck by Impaired Driver in Vigo County

Vigo County—This afternoon at 2:04, Vigo County Central Dispatch reported via police radio, a possible impaired driver operating a gold 2000 Honda northbound on US 41 from Clinton Road. Minutes later, ISP Sergeant Joe Rutledge and Trooper Brad Fyfe spotted the northbound Honda traveling toward them partially in the southbound …

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Leadership Hendricks County Announces 2016 Board Members

Leadership Hendricks County recently elected board members. New to the LHC Board of Directors will be: Cassie Martin (LHC 2015) – Sheltering Wings Reelected board members include: Sue Bogan (LHC 2009) – Hendricks Regional Health Foundation Max Hank (LHC 2009) – First Merchants Shane Sommers (LHC 2009) – Hendricks Regional …

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Coats: Obamacare Fraud Costs Taxpayers up to $1.7 Billion

WASHINGTON, DC – Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.), the Chairman of the Joint Economic Committee, delivered his weekly “Waste of the Week” speech and highlighted a new report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) that details how the Obama Administration continues to take a “passive” approach to dealing with potential fraud …

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Arrests Made in Earlier Hymera Town Council Altercation

Sullivan County—Late this afternoon, Indiana State Police Detectives served a Sullivan County arrest warrant on a father and son for charges of battery. The duo was incarcerated in the Sullivan County Jail. Bond set at $4000.00 each with 10%. Arrested:         Darrick R. Cullison, age 41, of Hymera, IN. Charges:          (1) …

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