President Trump OKs Hurricane Dorian aid for eastern SC
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump has issued a declaration approving specific federal assistance for South Carolina areas affected by early September's Hurricane Dorian.
Ohio death row inmate sentenced in slaying of 5th woman
MARION, Ohio (AP) — A death row inmate has been sentenced to life without parole for a fifth killing — the 2006 slaying of a Louisiana woman who sold magazines door-to-door in Ohio.
Woman charged with strangling stepdaughter waives counsel
MARION, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman charged in the strangulation death of her 10-year-old stepdaughter has waived her right to an attorney and says she will represent herself in...
Ohio district names 2 schools after ex-US Treasurer Withrow
MARION, Ohio (AP) — Her hometown schools have named two new locations after former U.S. Treasurer Mary Ellen Withrow.
The Marion City School District announced the two alternative school...
Inmate guilty of trying to scam prison officials sentenced
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — An inmate at the Marion Federal Penitentiary in southern Illinois will serve an additional 18 years in prison for filing fake bankruptcy petitions against prison...
Indiana woman formally charged in stepdaughter’s killing
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana woman who was charged Friday in the strangulation death of her 10-year-old stepdaughter told investigators she "was very angry" when she killed the child and hid her...
Latest: Prosecutor: Woman confessed in stepdaughter’s death
MARION, Ind. (AP) — The Latest on an Indiana woman who is accused in the killing of her 10-year-old stepdaughter (all times local):
N. Carolina Sheriff: Trail of blood led to vandalism suspect
MARION, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies in North Carolina say they traced a trail of blood to the house of a 68-year-old woman who's accused of vandalizing property, keying cars, breaking windows...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former Beverly Hills stockbroker has been convicted of fraud for a stock manipulation scheme that bilked investors out of $200 million.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The country rock band whose logo with Confederate flags got it banned from a southern Illinois state fair will perform at a nearby private venue.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — Two southern Illinois residents have been indicted on charges filed in connection with the 2017 death of an infant.
Williamson County State's Attorney Brandon Zanotti...
Indiana’s top court weighs what amounts to excessive seizure
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — State lawyers argued Friday that an Indiana man should lose his $40,000 Land Rover over selling $400 worth of heroin even though the U.S. Supreme Court used that case for a key...
Detroit-area school gardens bring science to life
HOLLY, Mich. (AP) — Looking for a spot to begin her elementary school's very first garden — a place where they could not just grow food but bring science to life — Patterson Elementary School...
MARION, Ohio (AP) — A death row inmate accused of killing a Louisiana woman in 2006 in Ohio has pleaded not guilty to charges including aggravated murder.
MARION, Ohio (AP) — A death row inmate has been indicted on charges of killing a Louisiana woman more than a decade ago in Ohio.
Inmate Shawn Grate was previously convicted of four slayings...
MARION, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana woman who authorities say lied to friends and family about having cancer has been sentenced to two years of probation.
MARION, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say they've identified a woman whose killing was linked to a man now on death row for other homicides in Ohio.
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- The Florence Morning NewsMarion County K-9 shot, $1,500 reward offered for informationApril 4, 2019
- Cleveland.comFourth man pleads guilty in human trafficking case where minors worked on Ohio egg farmSeptember 18, 2018
- Tribune-ReviewMarion Center man killed in Indiana County crashAugust 14, 2018
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in Peoria say a 4-year-old boy died when gunfire intended for someone else struck him three times in the back and arm.
MARION, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman identified as a foster care worker is accused by authorities of an inappropriate relationship with a teenager boy for nearly a month.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — Five people from Memphis, Tennessee who were headed to Chicago were killed in a crash in southern Illinois.
Illinois State Police said Friday the driver of an SUV and its...
MARION, Ind. (AP) — First Farmers Bank & Trust has agreed to pay $300,000 to a northeastern Indiana city following a failed renovation project involving municipal bonds.
PERU, Ind. (AP) — Two men will face trial in August in the death of a man who was fatally beaten in a northern Indiana forest.
A Miami County judge set an Aug. 19 trial for 22-year-old Ethan...
MARION, Ill. (AP) — The man who was the longest-serving mayor in Illinois has died at age 92.
According to Hughes Funeral Home former Marion Mayor Bob Butler died Monday at age 92 at an...
MARION, Ind. (AP) — A U.S. Marine killed in the Pacific in World War II has been buried in Indiana, 75 years after his death.
Fred Evert Freet was an 18-year-old private when he was killed...
MARION, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man whose 1994 death sentence for the rape and slaying of a woman was overturned has been resentenced to 26 years to life in prison.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — The Marion Veterans Affairs Medical Center in southern Illinois will be the home for several days in May of The Moving Wall.
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- Globe NewswireuBreakiFix Expands Midwest Footprint With Southern Illinois LocationsMay 21, 2019
- Business WireUnited Church Homes Adds Miami Township Independent Living Campus to Its Dayton-Area Network of Senior Living CommunitiesMay 8, 2019
- Business WireMarion County Electronic Tax Payments Up 38%May 1, 2019
- BusinessWireNational Author and Palliative Care Expert to Headline Ohio Healthcare SymposiumSeptember 25, 2018
FRANKFORT, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a small plane carrying a flight student and instructor from Purdue University landed safely in a central Indiana field after the plane's engine...
‘African Landing’ assertion reflects changing slavery views
BUCKINGHAM, Pa. (AP) — Marion T. Lane is already a member of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. The plaques and certificates adorning the walls of her Buckingham...
MARION, Ind. (AP) — A former sheriff's detective in northeastern Indiana has been sentenced to nearly two years of probation after admitting to stealing prescription painkillers from the...
VA closes part-time clinic in Kokomo after 11 months
KOKOMO, Ind. (AP) — A part-time medical clinic for veterans has closed, less than a year after opening in Kokomo.
A spokesman at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs says staff had to be...
MARION, Ind. (AP) — Authorities in northeastern Indiana have identified a suspected burglar who was apparently crushed to death when a more than 900-pound (408-kilogram) antique safe fell over...
MARION, Ind. (AP) — Police in northeastern Indiana say a suspected burglar was apparently crushed to death when a more than 900-pound (408-kilogram) antique safe fell over onto him.
The Latest: Disabled greeters accept new roles at Walmart
The Latest on Walmart's handling of store greeters with disabilities (all times local):
At least two Walmart store greeters with cerebral palsy have accepted new roles at...
‘Excessive fines’ ban applies to states, Supreme Court says
WASHINGTON (AP) — Tyson Timbs admitted he'd sold drugs, and he accepted his sentence without a fight. What he wouldn't quietly accept was the police seizing and keeping the $40,000 Land Rover he'd...
HUD awards $1.2 million in grants to Indiana authorities
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded 14 grants totaling more than $1.2 million to local public housing authorities in Indiana to help client families achieve self-sufficiency.
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Man arrested, accused in death of 62-year-old Marion man
MARION, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has been charged in the death of a 62-year-old Marion man whose body was found in his home.
Ernest Alex Pulliam of rural Williamson County was arrested Tuesday in Cape Girardeau, Missouri and charged with first-degree murder in the death of Donald R. Schultz. The victim's body was found Saturday in his Marion home.
The Marion Police Department revealed in a statement that Schultz may have been killed on Jan. 15 during an armed robbery.
Police arrest 3 men in connection with Marion triple-slaying
MARION, Ind. (AP) — Northeastern Indiana police have arrested three men in connection with the fatal shootings of a man and two boys.
The Marion Police Department announced Wednesday that 29-year-old Lemere Jones, 25-year-old Demetrius Jackson and 29-year-old Brittany Drake had been arrested.
‘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.
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Authorities release names of man, 2 boys found slain in home
MARION, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of a man and two boys found slain in a northeastern Indiana home.
WISH-TV reports that Grant County coroner Chris Butche says 42-year-old Javon Blackwell Sr., his 12-year-old son Javon Blackwell Jr. and 11-year-old stepson Jayzon Blackwell were shot to death.
WTHR-TV reports that a relative called police after finding the bodies about 1 p.m. Sunday in Marion, about 60 miles northeast of Indianapolis.