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Jenks gets 20 years for role in fatal house fire
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:28:55 -0700
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- It was an emotional roller coaster inside a Floyd County, Indiana courtroom Thursday afternoon. It was the final chapter in a painful period for a family who lost three small children and the first chapter for another family who's loved one was sentenced to 20 years in prison. 19-year-old Kylie Jenks was sentenced to the maximum penalty for her role in a fatal house ...
Indiana county settles dispute with forensics firm
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 14:48:50 -0700
A southern Indiana county has reached a settlement in its billing dispute with a forensics company that testified on the prosecution's behalf last year in a triple-murder trial.
3rd person sentenced for deadly New Albany fire
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:49:00 -0700
The woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for being the driver when a passenger fired a flare that started a southern Indiana house fire in which three young siblings died.
20 years for woman involved in 3 kids' deaths
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:48:23 -0700
A woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for being the driver when a passenger fired a flare that started a southern Indiana house fire in which three young siblings died.
19-year-old given maximum sentence for role in fire that killed 3 children
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:45:09 -0700
Kylie Jenks, 19, was sentenced by a Floyd County Superior Court judge who said the 20 year maximum was the only appreciate sentence.
ISP arrests two men after seizing 20 pounds of marijuana
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13:11:53 -0700
Indiana State Police arrested two people at a New Albany home Friday after finding 20 pounds of marijuana.
5 things of interest to area readers - Wednesday, Oct. 22
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:07:08 -0700
A look at some things Fort Wayne area readers will want to know.
U.S. Supreme Court takes no action on gay marriage in Indiana, opening the door to weddings
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 13:41:52 -0700
It means gay couples in Indiana can legally wed, but their licenses are still on hold.
Undefeated H.S. football teams defend perfect records
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:55:25 -0700
Several undefeated high school football teams defended their perfect seasons Friday night.
2 arrested in New Albany drug bust
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:28:15 -0700
Two people from California are facing charges after a large drug bust in New Albany.