Former Owen County Auditor Angie Lawson was sentenced Wednesday to 20 months in federal prison after she was found guilty of stealing $310,000 in county funds.
The Owen County Farmers’ Market plans to allow food stamps this summer, but that won’t happen immediately because of delays at the state level.
The case was filed based on a State Board of Accounts audit issued Friday that authorized Zoeller's office to collect the money and return it to the treasury.
Angela Lawson, who was arrested Friday morning, faces up to 50 years in prison for stealing from programs receiving federal funds.
An Owen County judge rejected a plea agreement in which former Monroe County Auditor Amy Gerstman would have plead guilty to misuse of funds.
Rolling Meadows golf course opened Wednesday after having been closed for nine months.
The National Weather Service indicates two torandoes touched down in Owen and Morgan counties on Tuesday, causing some damage.
The health care center aims to combine mental and physical health services.
FEMA is granting Indiana's appeal to help pay for the expenses counties incurred during winter storms earlier this year.
A warming shelter in Spencer has served more than 30 people and is expected to stay open tonight.