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Sara Wittmeyer

Sara Wittmeyer is the News Bureau Chief for WFIU and WTIU. Sara has more than a decade of experience as a news reporter and previously served with KBIA at the University of Missouri, WNKU at Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights, KY, and at WCPO News in Cincinnati.

Recent Posts by Sara Wittmeyer

March 25, 2016

 

Shaylyn Ammerman

Toddler Death Ruled Homicide Due To Asphyxiation

One-year-old Shaylyn Ammerman went missing from her father and grandmother's house in Spencer sometime before daylight Wednesday.

March 25, 2016

 

The house where Shaylyn Ammerman went missing.

Daybook: Impact Of New Abortion Law & Toddler Found Dead

An autopsy will be performed today on the body of Shaylyn Ammerman and tonight the Hoosiers battle for a ticket to the Elite Eight.

March 22, 2016

 

Deputy Carl Koontz

Slain Officer Remembered For Work With Students

The visitation for Deputy Koontz is scheduled for Monday. His funeral will be held at Northwestern High School.

March 21, 2016

 

Thea Bowman High School

Charter School ‘Authorizer Shopping’ Laws Face Challenge

Thea Bowman Leadership Academy in Gary is seeking a second chance from the Indiana Charter School Board after Ball State declined to renew its charter.

March 20, 2016

 

Deputy Carl Koontz

One Officer Dead, Another Wounded In Howard Co. Shooting

The two officers were serving a warrant near Kokomo at 12:30 Sunday morning when a suspect shot them.

March 18, 2016

 

The Indiana Recovery Alliance runs a mobile syringe exchange program.

One Year After HIV Outbreak, More Counties Being Proactive

Since Scott County got approval for its needle exchange other communities have been going through the process to start their own programs.

March 17, 2016

 

Indiana's Supreme Court ruled causes of death are public records.

Daybook: Republicans Fight To Keep Emails Secret, IU v. Mocs

How will a bill affect a proposed Bloomington ordinance that would ban plastic bags? And Joe Hren joins Hoosier fans for the game tonight.

March 16, 2016

 

State Superintendent Glenda Ritz, right, and her A-F accountability panel co-chair, Steve Yager, prepare for the group's second meeting.

Board Votes To Table Discussion On Diploma Re-Write

The State Board of Education voted Wednesday to indefinitely table the discussion on re-writing the state’s graduation requirements.

March 16, 2016

 

The State Board of Education is expected to release 2014 A-F school grades Wednesday, after they delayed doing so during last month's meeting.

Daybook: State Board Meets And How To Combat Heroin Epidemic

State Board of Education members will finalize the new A-F system and a community will host a neighborhood discussion about the heroin epidemic.

March 15, 2016

 

Kokomo

Kokomo Approves LGBT Ordinance; Ask The Mayor In Greencastle

Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight could sign into law today, an ordinance that adds LGBT protections to the city's human rights ordinance.

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