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  1. Jerry R. Churchill, GreenfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Daily Reporter

    Jerry R. Churchill, age 77, of Greenfield ,passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Kindred Transitional Care in Greenfield. He was born April 2, 1939, in Okmulgee, Ok.


  2. Franklin mayor considering shared area for business ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Daily Reporter

    The mayor of Franklin wants more entrepreneurs and small, local business owners operating their business out of the downtown area near coffee shops and restaurants within walking distance of their office. But many of those professionals who are running their own business by themselves or with just a few others don't have a need for a full-time office and can work just as easily from home or at a coffee shop.


  3. 89-year-old finds his check mates with studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Daily Reporter

    Desperate for a competitor, Bill Nangle posted a cardboard sign reading "Anybody want to play chess?" on the door to his nursing home room. Nangle, 89, had a long and successful history playing the game before he came to Creasy Springs Health Campus in Lafayette three years ago.


  4. Sword stolen from French general's statue in Indiana cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | Daily Reporter

    A sword that long adorned a statue of the French general that the city of Lafayette is named after has been stolen. Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Lt.


  5. Michael A. Dolick, New PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Daily Reporter

    Michael A. Dolick, 68 of New Palestine, IN was born October 1, 1947, and passed away April 30, 2016. He was born in Lafayette, IN to Charles and Zada Dolick, who precede him in death.


  6. Frankfort assembles panel to discuss rise in drug overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    A small central Indiana city has convened a panel of local stakeholders who will meet next week to discuss an alarming rise in drug overdoses. Frankfort Police Chief Troy Bacon tells the Journal & Courier that the overdoses have reached epidemic proportions.


  7. Pipe bomb found in Lafayette apartment, evacuation orderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Lafayette Sergeant B.T. Brown says police were responding to a domestic dispute Monday evening and found the bomb after obtaining a search warrant. Apartments in the surrounding area were evacuated.


  8. Indiana agency rejects bill for emergency I-65 bridge workRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Indiana highway officials have rejected a $1.4 million bill from a construction company for repairing an Interstate 65 bridge that faced a monthlong emergency closure last summer. Walsh Construction Co.


  9. Indiana school goes on lockdown after pipe bomb discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Officials say a central Indiana school was put on lockdown after authorities discovered that a pipe bomb had exploded near the school's football field. Maj. Joe Mink of the Clinton County Sheriff's Office says deputies were investigating damage to a nearby residence Tuesday morning when they found remnants from a pipe bomb near the north edge of the football field at Clinton Central Junior/Senior High School in Michigantown.


  10. Greenfield-Central returns to state finals for second straight seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Although Greenfield-Central's bowling team will make its second straight appearance in the Indiana High School Bowling state finals this weekend, this season's feat tastes a little sweeter. After battling a rough start Saturday at the Anderson Semistate, Cougars head coach Brian Petrey calmed his team's nerves near the end of the meet and helped Greenfield-Central earn a come-from-behind sixth place finish.


  11. Nathan E. Bodkin, CrawfordsvilleRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Nathan E. Bodkin, 43, of Crawfordsville, passed away Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016. Born Oct. 5,1972, in Greenfield, he was the son of Kenneth and Connie Bodkin Jr. A celebration of life will be held at the Rossville Presbyterian Church on Feb. 27, 2016.


  12. Trial opens in case of body found along Lafayette highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    A trial has begun for a man accused of fatally stabbing a co-worker and dumping his body along a highway in Lafayette, with his attorneys claiming authorities are investigating the wrong man. William Paz's jury trial began Tuesday.


  13. County agrees to pay $40K to inmate injured in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    A northern Indiana sheriff's department has agreed to pay $40,000 to settle a federal lawsuit filed by an inmate with a leg amputated below the right knee who said he was injured in jail. Doug Masson, a lawyer representing Tippecanoe County, told the Journal & Courier that Anthony Scott Overla agreed to the settlement last month to cover medical treatment and legal fees for an injury sustained three years ago.


  14. Ex-Indiana pastor gets 7 years for child exploitation, pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    A former music pastor at a West Lafayette church will spend four years in prison for attempted child exploitation and possession of child pornography. The Journal and Courier reports that a Tippecanoe County judge sentenced Craig Burden to five years for attempted child exploitation and two years for possession of child pornography.


  15. Crash that killed driving teacher blamed on texting driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Police are blaming a distracted driver for a crash this month that killed a driving instructor on a central Indiana highway. The Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Department says the Jan. 16 crash happened on U.S. 52 outside Lafayette when a pickup truck ran into a car with a 16-year-old student driver behind the wheel.


  16. Indiana driving instructor dies in crash while teachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Authorities say a driving instructor died from injuries he suffered when a pickup truck ran into a car with a student driver behind the wheel on a central Indiana highway. The Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Department says the 16-year-old driver stopped abruptly while preparing to turn left on a four-lane section of U.S. 52 in a rural area about 10 miles southeast of Lafayette.


  17. Indiana project will track overweight trucks' license platesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    The Indiana Department of Transportation will install license plate-tracking technology along Interstate 94 in northern Indiana's LaPorte County this year to track overnight vehicles. INDOT spokesman Scott Manning says a camera system will work in tandem with one of about a dozen "weight-in-motion" sensors embedded in the asphalt.


  18. I-65 traffic backs up for another bridge problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    Indiana State Police say southbound traffic on Interstate 65 south of Lafayette has backed up for miles for emergency repairs to a hole on a bridge. Indiana Department of Transportation spokeswoman Debbie Calder says a small section of a recent repair started to open Wednesday, creating a pothole about 2-foot square.


  19. Couple accused of robbery in Indiana arrested in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A man and woman suspected of a robbery in Indiana earlier this week have been arrested in Illinois West Lafayette police Sergeant Matt Coddington in Indiana said in a release that that 20-year-old Cory Jay Heathcote and 22-year-old Andrea Maria Smith were arrested on warrants on Friday in Danville, Illinois.


  20. Kit W. Snyder, LafayetteRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daily Reporter

    Kit W. Snyder, 31, lost his battle against Cystic Fibrosis on Nov. 17, 2015, at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health Lafayette East. Kit was engaged in this battle since he was born on March 17, 1984, in Lafayette to Monte L. Snyder and Sharon Giddings Fisher of West Lafayette.


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