Brian Scott

I play on the radio from 7 am -1 pm weekdays on 98.9 WYRZ and WYRZ.org. Follow me on twitter @WYRZBrianScott or e-mail me at brian@wyrz.org.

Erratic Driver Found to be Impaired in Vigo County

Vigo County—Monday afternoon at 3:17, Vigo County Central Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a possible impaired driver southbound on US 150 entering West Terre Haute. The reporting party stated the white Toyota Corolla was operating very erratically and disregarded the railroad crossing gates indicating an approaching train on US …

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Carrier-inspired corporate incentives claw-back proposal blocked

INDIANAPOLIS – An initiative authored by State Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) to require the reimbursement of economic incentives paid to companies that leave Indiana was defeated on the Senate floor Monday. Lanane expressed disappointment in the vote, considering a manufacturer’s recent decision to move jobs from Indiana to Mexico. “We …

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IMPD Homicide Detectives arrest a 19-year-old suspect

INDIANAPOLIS – Detectives with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Violent Crimes Unit have apprehended 19-year-Devin Leggett.  Homicide detectives arrested the suspect on charges of Murder and Carrying a Handgun without a License.  The suspect is alleged to have shot and killed 18-year-old Jerrold Parker on February 3, 2016.

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Time Running Out to File for College Financial Aid

  More than $300 million in state financial aid for college is available this year for Indiana students who qualify for need- and performance-based scholarships. To receive financial aid, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid—or the FAFSA—by Thursday, March 10, 2016. Unfortunately, too many students fail …

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