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New Albany officer pleads guilty to misconduct, will resign

Dec. 21, 2021 12:11 PM EST

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana police officer has pleaded guilty to official misconduct and agreed to resign from the department after allegedly having a sexual relationship with a police informant. Adam N. Schneider pleaded guilty Monday in Floyd County to one felony...

Mid-19th century Indiana farmhouse to be moved, not razed

Nov. 20, 2021 09:51 AM EST

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — A brick farmhouse that's one of the last remaining 19th-century buildings of its kind in a southern Indiana city will be saved from demolition and moved to a new location by a developer. Under an agreement approved Thursday by the New Albany City...

Southern Indiana bus brings free supplies to local teachers

Nov. 06, 2021 00:04 AM EDT

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — It can get expensive for teachers to keep their classrooms stocked with school supplies, but a local foundation is assisting educators by offering free items ranging from markers to hand sanitizer. This school year, Greater Clark County...

Indiana lawmaker quitting after split over GOP redistricting

Oct. 28, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana legislator who was the only Republican senator to vote against the new GOP-drawn election district maps has decided to resign with a year left in his term. Republican Sen. Ron Grooms of Jeffersonville had said in June that...

Indiana man asks court to review sentence in wife's slaying

Oct. 27, 2021 12:33 PM EDT

NEW ALBANY, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana man who was sentenced to 65 years in prison last year for killing his wife and dismembering and hiding her body has asked the Indiana Supreme Court to review his sentence. Judson K. Hoover's petition to the state's high court...