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November, 2021

  • 8 November

    Indiana Launches Licensing Assistance Program for Special Education Educators

    INDIANAPOLIS  – The Indiana Department of Education today announced a partnership with the University of Indianapolis’ Center of Excellence in Leadership of Learning (CELL) to strengthen Indiana’s special education teacher pipeline, with a focus on supporting special education teachers as they work to earn full licensure.“Indiana’s educators are difference-makers for …

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  • 8 November

    Scholarships Offered for National No-Till Conference Jan. 4-7

    Hendricks County Soil & Water Conservation District is offering county farmers partial and full scholarships to the 30th annual National No-Till Conference Jan. 4-7 in Louisville. Agronomists, no-till experts and round-table discussions will arm participants with tips to take home and launch during the 2022 crop season. Conference website with …

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  • 8 November

    IMPD Homicide Detectives Make Arrest in July Homicide

    Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Homicide detectives identified and arrested a suspect on Friday for his alleged involvement in the July murder of 43-year-old Latisha Burnett.On Monday, July 12, 2021, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Southwest District officers were dispatched to a report of a person deceased in the 1200 …

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  • 5 November

    I-65 southbound will close Sunday night in Boone County at State Road 47 for Repairs

    BOONE COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announce I-65 southbound will close on Sunday, November 7 at 9 p.m. and reopen by 6 a.m. on Monday, November 8. The U.S. 52 eastbound on ramp to I-65 southbound will close as well during this time. Traffic will be diverted …

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  • 5 November

    Sullivan County Woman Pleads Guilty for the Death of Her Ex-Husband

    Sullivan County – Thursday, November 4, 2021, a sentencing hearing was conducted in Sullivan Superior Court in State of Indiana v. Susan Brown. Prosecutor Ann Smith Mischler charged Susan Brown, age 67, on August 3, 2020, with murder after she shot her ex-husband, Faron Deece Brown, on July 13, 2020, …

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  • 5 November

    Attorney General Todd Rokita challenges Biden’s unlawful vaccine mandates with lawsuits

    Attorney General Todd Rokita announced that he is filing legal actions against President Joe Biden to stop unlawful vaccine mandates the administration is imposing on employers and employees across the country. “We are suing the president because he’s got to stop running roughshod over Americans’ liberties,” Attorney General Rokita said. …

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  • 4 November

    IMPD Homicide Detectives Make Arrest in Homicide Investigation

    INDIANAPOLIS –  On Monday, November 1, 2021, just before 8:00 p.m., an IMPD Southeast District Sergeant was in the 3600 block of S. Keystone Avenue when she heard shots being fired. That officer then located a 17- year-old male who sustained injuries consistent with a gunshot wound(s). Additional Officers responded, …

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  • 4 November

    INBiz, Indiana’s Business Portal, Registers 750,000th User

    INDIANAPOLIS (November 3, 2021) – More than 750,000 users are now registered in INBiz, Indiana’s one-stop resource for registering and managing businesses. Created in 2016, INBiz serves as a single online location for numerous transactions with state government. The site provides a streamlined, customer-centric experience that reduces confusion, stress, and …

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  • 4 November

    Governor Holcomb and Indiana Department of Transportation Award more than $100 million through Community Crossings

    Franklin, Ind. – Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Joe McGuinness today announced 218 Indiana cities, towns, and counties received a combined $101.9 million in state matching funds for local road projects through Community Crossings, a component of the Governor’s Next Level Roads program. “Community Crossings continues to …

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  • 4 November

    Hendricks County lawmakers: State grants give green light for local road improvements

    STATEHOUSE (Nov. 3, 2021) – Hendricks County communities will receive nearly $1.5 million in state matching grants to steer toward much-needed road improvement projects, according to local legislators.  State Rep. Greg Steuerwald (R-Avon) said 218 towns, cities and counties throughout Indiana received a combined total of over $101 million through …

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  • 4 November

    IMPD Officer Discharges Firearm Resulting in Injury

    On Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at approximately 11:45 pm, IMPD Southeast District officers responded to a disturbance in the 100 block of Villa Avenue.  While on scene, multiple dogs charged at the officers.  One officer discharged his firearm striking a dog and striking an individual in the hand who was …

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  • 4 November

    Gov. Holcomb Makes Appointments to Various Boards and Commissions

    INDIANAPOLIS — Governor Eric J. Holcomb today announced several appointments to various state boards and commissions. Environmental Rules Board The governor made one new appointment to the board, who will serve until September 30, 2025: Michael Chambers (Zionsville), assistant general counsel with Eli Lilly & Company Indiana Gaming Commission The …

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  • 4 November

    Twelve Avon High School Students are College Board National African American and Hispanic Recognition Programs Awardees

    Avon, Ind. – Twelve Avon High School Students have earned academic honors from the College Board National Recognition Programs. These programs grant underrepresented students with academic honors that can be included on college and scholarship applications. This honor meaningfully connects students with universities across the country, helping them stand out …

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  • 1 November

    Indiana DCS raises awareness during National Adoption Month

    INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 1, 2021) – The Indiana Adoption Program, the Indiana Department of Child Services and the Indiana Supreme Court are working together to share stories of children who have found permanent, loving homes across Indiana. Each November, in celebration of National Adoption Month, these agencies collaborate to spread the …

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  • 1 November

    Gov. Holcomb makes appointments to various Boards and Commissions

    INDIANAPOLIS — Governor Eric J. Holcomb recently announced several appointments to various state boards and commissions. Executive Board of the Indiana Department of Health The governor made five reappointments to the board, who will serve until August 31, 2025: Blake Dye (Fishers), representing hospital administratorsRobin Marks (Indianapolis), representing veterinariansJoanne Martin …

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