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News in Hancock County, Indiana

Hancock County park could lose majority of trees
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:21:25 -0700

A popular Hancock County park could lose up to 80 percent of its trees because of the emerald ash borer -- a beetle that is wreaking havoc all over central Indiana.

Area homebuilding permits hit August decline
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:24:40 -0700

Permit filings for home construction in central Indiana fell 4 percent in August, the second straight month of declining activity in the homebuilding market.

Crash kills fmr. Hancock County sheriff's deputy
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:54:15 -0700

A car crash took the life of a retired central-Indiana deputy this week, county dispatchers confirmed.

Ind. high-school cheerleader plays football too
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:10:16 -0700

An Indiana high school student is smashing stereotypes -- she is a high-spirited cheerleader who plays on the football team too.

Human case of West Nile Virus reported in Hancock County
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:15:38 -0700

The State Department of Health has reported a case of West Nile Virus in a central Indiana resident.

Couple revamps old roadside motel on I-40 Indiana into apartments
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 03:58:35 -0700

"It's really the story of every U.S. highway in the country," said Joe Frost, executive director of the National Road Association and a community preservation specialist for Indiana Landmarks. "It's a story that's been repeated in a thousand places in this country."

3,000 show up to farm equipment auction
Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:46:48 -0700

Some big equipment was sold in Hancock County Friday.

Ex-sheriff's lawyer posts defense video online
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:47:09 -0700

An attorney has posted online a 10-minute video he says is aimed at clearing former central Indiana sheriff's name surrounding accusations he spent public money on himself.

Couple revamps old roadside motel into apartments
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:40:10 -0700

The Kaiden, a 13-unit hotel just off the National Road between Indianapolis and Greenfield, has been reborn as an apartment building called The Village.

Flooding, storms continue across Indiana
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 01:01:15 -0700

The atmosphere over central Indiana remains highly sheared and conducive of low-topped storms with the ability to produce brief spin-ups.