Indiana's higher court vacancies are increasing the workload for current and future appointees.
The torch will be used for a relay next year that will travel more than 2,300 miles to all 92 counties.
It's Indiana's 199th birthday on Friday and Governor Pence and First Lady Karen Pence are celebrating Statehood Day with over 500 fourth grade students
The Visioning Project will gather thought leaders from around the state – along with input from Hoosiers – to help steer the course of Indiana’s next 50 years.
Pence's budget proposal to the general assembly includes education initiatives, bicentennial projects and money for community corrections.
The Central Indiana Land Trust bought the 150-year-old woods for $288,000.
IU President Michael McRobbie outlined his five year plan for Indiana University campuses during his State of the University Tuesday.
Officials are encouraging Indiana residents to get involved in communities and the bicentennial celebration in 2016.
The plate will start appearing on cars at the end of the year to celebrate Indiana's bicentennial.
Steve Ferguson's donation is the largest the state says it has on record.