Local News

Hendricks County and Surrounding Area News.

Pedestrian Struck by a Vehicle on I-70 near Harding Street

Indianapolis, IN – This morning, at 12:20, Indiana State Police Dispatchers began receiving 911 calls about a pedestrian struck on I-70 eastbound near Harding Street just west of downtown Indianapolis. The vehicle that struck the pedestrian left the scene. Upon arrival at the 79 mile marker on I-70, troopers located a …

Read More »

Brownsburg Taps Geans, Cook to be Co-Interim Town Managers

The Brownsburg Town Council accepted the resignation of Town Manager Jeffery A. Eder at its meeting on Thursday, July 8 and named Assistant Town Manager Al Geans and Economic Development Director Deb Cook as Co-Interim Town Managers. The two started their new duties immediately. Al GeansDebbie Cook “In Deb and …

Read More »

W.S. Gibbs Memorial Park to Open on July 21

Danville, Indiana – Hendricks County Parks & Recreation (HCP&R) invites the public to W.S. Gibbs Memorial Park in Avon for the park’s Grand Opening on Wednesday, July 21 at 9 a.m. W.S. Gibbs Memorial Park is a 70-acre facility located within the town limits of Avon, although its official address …

Read More »

Danville Police Searching for Theft & Fraud Suspect

Danville, IN – The Danville Metropolitan Police Department needs your assistance. The individual in these photos is wanted for questioning in reference to a theft and fraud investigation.   Back on May 22nd, an unknown individual smashed out a car window and stole a woman’s purse at the soccer fields …

Read More »

Attorney General Todd Rokita releases Parents Bill of Rights

Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita has released a Parents Bill of Rights, providing a roadmap for Hoosier parents and caregivers to exercise their legal right to have a voice in their children’s education. “Education policy and curriculum should reflect the values of Indiana families while meeting the mandatory requirements set …

Read More »