Ossian Town Hall

Possible chief change causes controversy

The chairman of the Ossian Police Commission wants to demote the current chief of ten years and promote the town’s current sergeant to the position.

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High school will retire Redskins mascot

The Goshen Community School Board voted 5-2 late Monday get rid of a mascot that has represented the school for nearly 90 years. The name will be retired Jan. 1, 2016.

Transport Van Crash

Inmate transport van involved in crash

All nine occupants of the transport van – eight inmates and a driver, Sgt. Christopher Dilling – were able to climb from the transport van with only minor injuries.

In this Feb. 12, 2014, photo, Jen Welter puts her helmet on before the start of the Texas Revolution practice at Bradford Crossing Park in Allen, Texas. The Arizona Cardinals have hired Welter to coach inside linebackers through their upcoming training camp and preseason. ``I am honored to be a part of this amazing team,’’ Welter said on Twitter, Monday, July 27, 2015. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

Cardinals name woman to training camp coach position

The Cardinals say Welter is believed to be the first woman to hold a coaching position of any kind in the NFL. Welter played running back and special teams in 2014 for the Texas Revolution of the Indoor Football League.

FILE - In this June 15, 2015, file photo, Joyce Mitchell appears before Judge Mark Rogers in Plattsburgh, N.Y., City Court for a hearing. The New York prison worker accused of smuggling hacksaw blades in frozen hamburger meat to two killers who later broke out and spent more than two weeks on the run will face charges in court and will be arraigned on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. (G.N. Miller/New York Post via AP, Pool, File)

Prison worker accused of helping killers escape due in court

Authorities say Joyce Mitchell became close to the pair, agreed to be their getaway driver and even discussed killing her husband. But she backed out at the last moment, forcing Matt and Sweat to flee on foot after they emerged from a manhole near the maximum-security prison.

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, center, speaks next to Mass. Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo, left, Senate President Stanley Rosenberg, second from left, and Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, right, during a news conference in Boston, Monday, July 27, 2015, regarding Boston no longer being a 2024 Summer Olympics contender. The U.S. Olympic Committee officially severed ties with Boston, saying it was exploring other options amid lackluster public support and concerns from elected leaders and organized opposition about the impact to taxpayers. (Ted Fitzgerald/The Boston Herald via AP)

Boston loses 2024 Olympic Bid

Later Monday afternoon, the USOC announced that it was, indeed, backing away from Boston in what was described as a mutual agreement to give the United States hope of hosting its first Summer Games since 1996. Officials said they would explore other cities, with the most likely being Los Angeles.

FILE - In this June 6, 2013 file photo, a sign stands outside the National Security Agency (NSA) campus  (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

NSA will stop looking at old phone records

The Obama administration has decided that the National Security Agency will soon stop using millions of American calling records it collected under a controversial program leaked by former agency contractor Edward Snowden.