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Indiana man charged in death of woman arrested in Nevada

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Police say a man charged with murder in the slaying of a woman whose body was found in her SUV at the bottom of a pond in western Indiana has been arrested in Nevada. Police in Terre Haute, Indiana, say they received information that 55-year-old Kenneth R. Pitts Jr. ...

Indiana middle school to reopen, 5 days after shooting

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NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A suburban Indianapolis middle school is set to reopen for classes on Wednesday, five days after a male student allegedly shot and wounded a 13-year-old classmate and a teacher who was credited with disarming the assailant. Noblesville West Middle School will reopen ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: May 30 in photos

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News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

Safety in the splash zone

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ANDERSON — As Health and Safe Swimming Week comes to a close and public pools open, it's important to know the risks beneath the water's surface. Liberty Christian Academy swim coach Jennifer Culp has been a lifeguard, instructed lifeguards and currently coaches swimmers. In her experience, ...

Bikers honor six of their own

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ANDERSON – Doug Ward straddled his 2018 Harley-Davidson Street Glider as members of the Christian Motorcyclists Association encircled him to bless it. “I’m a Christian, and that’s important to me,” said the Markleville resident. He was one of about 100 motorcyclists who gathered ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: May 29 in photos

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News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

LEGACIES OF WORLD WAR II — Eugene Cogan’s recount of D-Day

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Eugene Cogan of Avilla was leading troops through an orchard on a steep bluff in the Normandy region of France on June 6, 1944, when a bullet hit him in the back, knocking him out. When he awoke, he was dismayed to see bodies of fallen comrades strewn around him. Cogan tried crawling up a bluff ...