Man pushing bicycle struck and killed by vehicle
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Troopers are looking for a driver who struck and killed a man pushing a bicycle along South Carolina Highway 28 in Anderson.
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a crash during a police chase in central Indiana left five people injured.
The Herald Bulletin reports Madison County sheriff's deputies were chasing a...
The Latest: NWS confirms 8 tornadoes in Indiana
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the powerful storms battering parts of the U.S. (all times local):
The National Weather Service has confirmed at least eight tornadoes...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed at least eight tornadoes touched down in Indiana during Monday's outbreak .
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Lisa Hartman of Anderson got her first pony when she was 13 years old. Little did she know that the bond she formed in those early years would lead to the formation of...
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — A Gary man faces reckless driving and other charges for allegedly leading police on a wild, high-speed chase during which he nearly ran over pedestrians.
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 23-year-old mother has been charged in the death of her 2-week-old daughter.
The Anderson County Coroner's Office said Paisleigh Lollis was found dead...
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A newspaper in Anderson says it has put its building for sale and plans to get more modern office space closer to downtown.
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a young man has died after crashing into a tree during a high-speed police chase in central Indiana.
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — An Anderson County man and woman have pleaded guilty and were sentenced in the death of the man's 96-year-old great-grandmother.
LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina is one of the few states that officially observe Confederate Memorial Day, and only eight of its 46 counties also give their government workers paid leave for...
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Police say the pilot of a small plane has been seriously injured in a crash at a central Indiana airport.
Anderson Police Department Maj. Joel Sandefur says emergency...
Man writes memoir on journey from West Indies to W.Va.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A memoir called "I Am a Dirty Immigrant" is the story of one man's journey from the West Indies to West Virginia. Anderson Charles grew up in a tightly knit community in...
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman who pleaded guilty to neglect in connection with the death of her 23-month-old daughter has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers
The (Anderson) Herald Bulletin. April 11, 2019
Volunteer fire departments go above and beyond call
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Officials are seeking to return laundry facilities that work to residents of a public housing complex in central Indiana who haven't had them for more than two...
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana judge has sentenced an Elmwood man to 70 years in prison for child molestation convictions.
The (Anderson) Herald Bulletin reports that Madison...
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Dogs attack 76-year-old attending funeral in S. Carolina
DUNCAN, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 76-year-old Virginia woman was attacked and wounded by a pack of dogs while attending a funeral in South Carolina, and the dogs' owner has since been...
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana man has been sentenced to a year of probation after pleading guilty to 30 misdemeanor counts of voter registration fraud stemming from allegations before...
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Allie Walker's shared dream with her mother, Susan, almost didn't come to fruition.
Around Thanksgiving 2016, Walker and her mom started talking seriously about the...
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman has pleaded guilty to a neglect charge in connection with the death of her 23-month-old daughter.
Man whose murder conviction overturned sues authorities
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A man whose murder conviction was overturned in 2017 by the Indiana Supreme Court after he served more than two decades in prison is suing authorities involved in the...
Indiana man allegedly burglarized home, ruined its interior
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Police say a central Indiana man who allegedly burglarized a home and smashed items throughout the residence told officers he did it as revenge for a car sale he believes left him short-changed.
Fifty-seven-year-old Darryl Rogers of Muncie faces preliminarily felony burglary, theft, and criminal mischief charges.
Indiana bridge needs $120K in repairs even before completion
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A replacement bridge that's under construction in a central Indiana city already needs $120,000 in repairs even before it's completed.
The Indiana Department of Transportation says an expansion joint needs replaced in the Eisenhower Bridge in downtown Anderson.
Ex-NewSpring founder Noble opens new South Carolina church
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina pastor who launched one of the biggest churches in the country in the past 20 years is preaching again.
Perry Noble gave his first sermon last Sunday at his new Second Chance Church in Anderson.
South Carolina city waited to tell public about lead
BELTON, S.C. (AP) — Officials in a small South Carolina city missed a state deadline to tell the public about lead in the drinking water as they tried to come up with a plan for the problem.
Purdue, Indiana, other universities drop classes over cold
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Universities across Indiana have canceled classes Wednesday ahead of a deep freeze that's forecast to last through Thursday afternoon .
Among the universities cancelling classes because of the cold weather are Indiana-Bloomington, Purdue, Notre Dame, Ball State, Indiana State, Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, Butler, DePauw, Manchester, Anderson, and Taylor.
Leader says South Carolina Secessionist Party is disbanding
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — The chairman of the South Carolina Secessionist Party says the group is dissolving.
The Anderson Independent Mail reported Friday that chairman James Bessenger says "the organization was taking a turn I didn't want it to take." More specifically, he says that the people genuinely interested in history were being outnumbered by "blatant and racist homophobes."
Authorities: Officer shoots man who pointed gun at police
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer has shot and wounded a 24-year-old man who allegedly pointed a weapon at officers in central Indiana.
Anderson police spokesman Maj. Joel Sandefur says the man was shot in the arm around 5 a.m. Wednesday during the execution of a search warrant.
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Parents surrender on charges in 4-month-old’s heroin death
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — The parents of a 4-month-old boy who are facing neglect charges after the child died last February of heroin intoxication in central Indiana have turned themselves in to authorities.
The Madison County Prosecutor's Office this month charged 28-year-old Daniel E. Jones and 29-year-old Tiffany McNutt of Alexandria with felony neglect of a dependent.
‘Real character:’ Mourners remember 2 boys killed with dad
MARION, Ind. (AP) — Classmates were among the mourners at a funeral for two brothers who were fatally shot two weeks ago in northeastern Indiana.
Twelve-year-old son Javon Blackwell Jr. and 11-year-old Jayzon Blackwell wore baseball caps in caskets at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Marion. They were killed with their father, Javon Blackwell Sr., on Dec. 30.
Fire department that lost trucks, gear in fire gets help
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana fire department has donated a firetruck to a southern Indiana department that lost three trucks and other equipment in a fire at its station.
Teen who went into cardiac arrest on court looks to future
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Clate Pendergrass has spent a lot of time in cardiologists' offices over the last year — enough to change his career aspirations.
In November 2017 during his sophomore year at T.L. Hanna High School, Pendergrass went into cardiac arrest while playing in a varsity basketball game.
Pendergrass was revived thanks to the quick actions of an athletic trainer who used an Automated External Defibrillator, or AED, to shock him.
Anderson County police car burns inside fenced in lot
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A sheriff's office in South Carolina says it appears someone set one of its police cars on fire.
Anderson County deputies said the fire was reported in the fenced in parking area of the county's lot around 12:50 a.m. Thursday.
Deputies say someone reported two people around the fence around the time of the fire and several other county vehicles in the lot appeared to be broken into with items stolen.
Tate, McDonald lead Northern Kentucky over UIC 73-58
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Jalen Tate scored a career-high 25 points, Drew McDonald had 19 points and 20 rebounds, and Northern Kentucky beat Illinois-Chicago 73-58 on Sunday night.
McDonald became the first Norse player in over 46 years to record at least 20 rebounds. Jim McMillan had 23 rebounds for the Norse (12-3, 2-0 Horizon League) on Dec. 18, 1972, against Anderson (Ind.)
Woman and her dog struck and killed crossing SC highway
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a woman and her dog were struck and killed by a vehicle while crossing a South Carolina highway.
Anderson County Deputy Coroner Don McCown said the 31-year-old woman was crossing U.S. Highway 76 with her boyfriend just south of Interstate 85 around 7 a.m. Friday.
McCown told media outlets he will release the woman's name after her family is notified of her death.
Appeal of $4.6M award for parking lot needle prick continues
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — A $4.6 million verdict for a South Carolina woman after she was pricked by a needle in a Target parking lot is still in appeals.
Court records obtained by the Anderson Independent-Mail said Carla Garrison's lawyer asked Target for $12,000 and the retail chain offered her $750.
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Cleanup set for 200,000 waste tires left at Indiana business
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — State environmental officials are stepping in to clean up nearly 200,000 shredded tires left at a former central Indiana recycling business.
Homeowner says he killed man trying to break in house
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a homeowner told investigators he shot and killed a man who tried to break in his home.
Anderson County deputies said the homeowner reported firing at several people trying to break into his Anderson house around 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.
The coroner's office identified the man killed as 29-year-old Terrence Edward Mackey.
Competency to be reviewed for man charged in 2 slayings
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Competency evaluations will be reviewed for a man charged in the fatal shootings of a woman whose body was found in an abandoned rural central Indiana farmhouse and a man found slain at a nature preserve.
Former Ricker Oil owners will pay off theater’s mortgage
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — The former owners of Ricker Oil say they'll pay off the mortgage on a historic theater in central Indiana.
The Herald Bulletin reports that Jay and Nancy Ricker are creating a foundation, and the first beneficiary will be the 89-year-old Paramount Theatre in Anderson. More details will be announced Thursday.