QB Clifford ready to take over new-look Penn State team
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Sean Clifford always planned to be Penn State's starting quarterback. The opportunity came sooner than even he expected.
EPA to host meeting on sewer work near tainted Indiana site
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Residents in a central Indiana city will get an update from federal officials this week about planned sewer work near a tainted industrial site.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Human remains found earlier this year in a northern Indiana cemetery have been confirmed to be those of a Michigan woman who vanished last year.
Franklin Electric: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) _ Franklin Electric Co. (FELE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $32.7 million.
On a per-share basis, the Fort Wayne, Indiana-based company said it had net...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's Office of Tourism has scheduled five more meetings around the state to help identify locations for a civil rights trail to share Louisiana's role in the...
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A Muncie city official and a local contractor have been indicted on federal charges that are the latest to come out of a probe of public corruption in the central Indiana...
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Pennsylvania man recovering from rabid bobcat attack
FRANKLIN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man is recovering after he was attacked by a rabid bobcat that was hiding under his home's front porch.
Alex Fink tells KDKA-TV he was reaching into the...
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Some parents in Johnson County have been summoned to court because their children have missed too much school.
Chief Deputy Prosecutor Joe Villanueva says authorities...
HAUGHTON, La. (AP) — Louisiana authorities say a burglar effectively caught himself red-handed, unwittingly livestreaming his theft of a neighbor's new surveillance camera.
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Franklin College says its President Thomas J. Minar plans to step down following the 2019-2020 academic year.
Minar says in a statement this week that the suburban...
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FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Indiana farmers are still rushing to get this year's crops planted in their fields with this spring's persistent rains.
The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture report...
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana teenager with special needs is suing her local school district, alleging it failed to stop "severe and pervasive" bullying she has faced in...
IBC Advanced Alloys: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) _ IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. (IAALF) on Wednesday reported a fiscal third-quarter loss of $639,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Franklin College says it's exceeded its $10 million fundraising goal to support construction and renovation of a new science facility on its suburban Indianapolis...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Center Grove star Trayce Jackson-Davis has been named the IndyStar Mr. Basketball Award winner.
The announcement came during the newspaper's annual sports awards banquet...
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- Dixon TelegraphFranklin Grove on list of troubled nursing homesJune 13, 2019
- The Times-TribuneMayfield Man Dies In Crash In Armstrong CountyJune 9, 2019
- San Antonio Express-NewsTrinity, Texas Lutheran end seasons with losses at NCAA RegionalMay 19, 2019
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana county that was once a powerhouse in the canning industry is taking a look back at those days in a new exhibit.
FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — Police say a youth wrestling coach in Ohio accused of knowing about hazing among wrestlers but not stopping it has pleaded not guilty to charges of child endangerment and...
Indiana prosecutor pleads guilty to confinement, battery
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — A suburban Indianapolis prosecutor has pleaded guilty to criminal confinement and other charges for allegedly injuring a woman his home.
All-stars wrestling coach accused of ignoring hazing
FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — A youth wrestling coach in Ohio has been charged after investigators say he knew about hazing among teammates and didn't stop it.
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Two central Indiana elementary schools will reopen for classes Monday after air sampling showed no volatile organic compounds that had been detected earlier under concrete...
OSCEOLA, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say human remains found last week in a northern Indiana cemetery may be those of a Michigan woman who vanished last year.
2 Franklin schools closed after tests for contaminants
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — Two Indiana schools are closed for the day after tests revealed contaminants under concrete floors.
Franklin Superintendent David Clendening says he kept students away...
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — A new round of testing is looking at the extent of contamination in an Indianapolis suburb where cancer-causing chemicals have been found in groundwater and sewer...
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Franklin Electric: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) _ Franklin Electric Co. (FELE) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $24.2 million.
On a per-share basis, the Fort Wayne, Indiana-based company said it had profit of 51 cents. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs, were 52 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 50 cents per share.
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Almont 83, Algonac 41
Auburn Hills Avondale 50, Rochester Hills Stoney Creek 49
Abilene Christian rolls to 64-48 win over Nicholls
THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Jaren Lewis scored 15 points and grabbed five rebounds as Abilene Christian rolled to a 64-48 win over Nicholls State Wednesday night.
Lewis was 6 of 11 from the field for the Wildcats (20-5, 9-3 Southland Conference) who have won four of the last five. Jalone Friday added 12 points and eight rebounds and B.J. Maxwell had 11 points and five rebounds. Jaylen Franklin had eight assists and six rebounds in addition to his seven points.
NJ couple gives $10 million to the University of Notre Dame
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey couple has donated $10 million to the University of Notre Dame, which will rename a college center for them.
Nick Franklin agrees to minor league deal with Pirates
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Utility infielder Nick Franklin has agreed to a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates and will attend big league spring training.
The 27-year-old Franklin is a career .214 hitter, appearing in 301 games for four different teams since making his debut in 2013 with Seattle.
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Albany 42, Holden 37
Baton Rouge Episcopal 71, Family Christian Academy 40
At 94, she works 6 days a week at a Giant bakery
AUBUBON, Pa. (AP) —
Meet Wynnifred Franklin, 94, a great-grandmother who's worked in the bakery of the Giant supermarket in Audubon, Montgomery County, since 1996.
Works like a charm: "My doctor said to me, 'Wynn, when you come through the door, you're not 94 anymore because of this job.' That made me feel good and that really kept me going."
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Antietam 78, Lancaster Mennonite 16
Aquinas Academy of Pittsburgh 71, Cheswick Christian 40
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Adrian Lenawee Christian 53, Metamora Evergreen, Ohio 42
Allen Park Inter-City Baptist 61, Westland Huron Valley Lutheran 45
Flood-prone land to become Indiana city’s amphitheater space
FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana city is pushing ahead with plans to turn a stretch of flood-prone land into a greenspace that will include an amphitheater and room for festivals.
Franklin's redevelopment commission reached an agreement last week to spend $850,000 to buy a key piece of land and relocate two businesses for the project.