Communities Archive

July 30, 2014

 

cornfield

Experts Predict Record High Corn Yields, Lower Prices

Cool temperatures and consistent rainfall this spring are helping the state's corn crop.

July 30, 2014

 

We want to know your thoughts on the new standards and assessments.

How Are You Preparing For New State Standards And Tests?

Our StateImpact Indiana education team is curious to hear how parents, teachers and school administrators are preparing for new standards and assessments.

July 29, 2014

 

State superintendent Glenda Ritz sued the State Board of Education last October, but the suit was thrown out. Now four private citizens who filed the same suit on her behalf are getting traction with the lawsuit.

Judge: Lawsuit Against SBOE Members Will Go Forward

A group of private citizens filed a lawsuit against State Board of Education members regarding meeting practices that left Glenda Ritz out of communication.

July 29, 2014

 

Indy government center

Public Integrity Coalition Strategizes To Curb Corruption

The Coalition brings together state and local officials to try and improve public service and create a model ethics code.

July 29, 2014

 

train

Watch: Women Survive Being Run Over By Train

Two women were caught on a bridge 80 feet in the air with a train heading toward them.

July 29, 2014

 

Preschoolers color at a kindergarten prep program at Emerson Elementary School in Seymour.

Indiana Child Care Expensive, But Quality Is Improving

The ability to afford and have access to high quality child care is making headlines lately, but in Indiana it's not all bad news.

July 29, 2014

 

Border Fence Near Tijuana

Governor Pence Asks Obama For Answers About Migrant Children

Gov. Mike Pence wants additional information about the 245 children who have been sent to Indiana after illegally crossing the U.S./Mexico border.

July 29, 2014

 

columbus city hall

Columbus Hires New Parks And Rec Director

Parks board members unanimously approved Mark Jones as the new parks director Monday night in Columbus city hall.

July 29, 2014

 

Roudebush Medical Center

Report: Indy VA Facility Accused Of Manipulating Wait Times

A union leader accused the Roudebush VA Medical Center of changing wait times, which is why the hospital was marked for 'further review' after an initial audit.

July 28, 2014

 

hogsett

U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett To Join Bose McKinney & Evans Law

U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett will become a partner in the firm's litigation practice group beginning Friday.

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