Holt Joins I.U. Basketball Program

Indiana University men’s basketball coach Tom Crean has announced that Emmitt Holt, a 6-7, 225-lb power forward from Webster, N.Y. has accepted an offer of financial aid to attend IU and play basketball for the Hoosiers beginning this season.

Advance Allen campaign kicks off

Voters will decide this fall whether the current system of county government in Indiana should change from one that has three county commissioners to one that has one county executive and a larger county council.

Pet of the Week: Max 8/26/14

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Max is a 2 year old neutered male, black and brown Chihuahua-Smooth Coated and Pug mix. He has been at the shelter since August … More »

Napa rattled by 3.9 aftershock

The US Geological Survey says the 3.9-magnitude quake struck at 5:33 a.m. Tuesday about 7 miles south of the city of Napa.

Kokomo council backs ban on smoking in bars

The council voted 5-4 Monday night to advance the proposal after nearly 50 people protested against the ban outside City Hall and more than 20 opponents and supporters spoke during the meeting.