IU professors contribute to Supreme Court case on punishing student speech

BLOOMINGTON- How to discipline students, both in and outside of school, is an ongoing debate among legislators, school administrators, parents, and students. That debate has…

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Lawrence County commissioners will meet Tuesday

BEDFORD – The Lawrence County commissioners will meet on Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. in the auditor’s office in the Lawrence County Courthouse. On the agenda:…

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Local road projects rolling ahead

UNDATED – More road improvements are on their way thanks to the Community Crossings Matching Grant Program. State Reps. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) and Jim Pressel…

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Martinsville man arrested on child solicitation charges

BEDFORD – A Martinsville man was arrested Thursday on a warrant on a charge of child solicitation and dissemination of matter harmful to a minor….

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Indiana Department of Education

Indiana Department of Education announces newly certified STEM Schools

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Education (IDOE) today announced 13 schools are newly certified as leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). This brings…

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Two City of Bloomington workers report positive COVID-19 test results

BLOOMINGTON – A Parks and Recreation Department employee and a Bloomington Police Department (BPD) employee reported receiving positive results of COVID-19 viral tests over the…

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Mitchell Police make drug arrest on a speeding stop

 MITCHELL– Mitchell police arrested 53-year-old Larry Heinz, of 2280 Maul Ridge Rd., on drug charges and a warrant after they stopped his vehicle for speeding. Heinz…

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Hoosier National Forest implements new firewood restrictions

BEDFORD – Effective immediately, the Hoosier National Forest will implement revised restrictions on firewood use on all National Forest System lands in Indiana.  There are more…

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Get immunizations before the start of the new school year

UNDATED – If your child will be starting kindergarten, 6th or 12th grade this fall they are likely due for booster immunizations prior to the…

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Children working through trauma with art

UNDATED – Trauma experienced by children is now deemed a public health issue by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and necessitates a…

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