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Purdue student raises $20K for cancer research by end of 100-mile walk for Tyler Trent

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – A Purdue University student completed a 100-mile journey from West Lafayette to Bloomington in honor of beloved Boilermaker Tyler Trent. Aaron Lai raised thousands of dollars with… Read more »

Proposed property tax hike would give raises to Franklin teachers, counselors and support staff

FRANKLIN, Ind. – Franklin Community Schools will ask voters to approve a property tax increase to give teachers and support staff members raises and hire more school counselors. Superintendent David… Read more »

Teachers gather at Indiana Statehouse to demand more funding, better pay

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind- As state lawmakers begin work on drafting a new budget, teachers want an increase in education spending and pay. From California to Colorado, teachers across the country have been… Read more »

Video of Guerin Catholic cheerleaders mocking classmate creates backlash

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – Administrators at Guerin Catholic High School are considering disciplinary action after a video showing five students mocking a classmate surfaced on social media. The video shows the… Read more »

Lewis Ferebee leaving IPS superintendent job for D.C. schools

INDIANAPOLIS,  Ind.– Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee, superintendent of Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS), is leaving his job for a new role in Washington, D.C. The IPS Board of School Commissioners says… Read more »

Wayne Prep Academy staff asking for help with bike program

INDIANAPOLIS – One school in Central Indiana is asking for bike donations to help kids with a new program. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says kids are… Read more »

Rose-Hulman names new president

Rose-Hulman officials have announced that they have named their new president of the college. On Thursday, the Rose-Hulman Board of Trustees voted unanimously to name Robert A. Coons as the… Read more »

Roncalli counselor suspended for same-sex marriage to move forward with legal action

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Shelly Fitzgerald, the Roncalli guidance counselor who is on administrative leave after her same-sex marriage was discovered by the school, announced with her legal team Thursday that they would… Read more »

IPS receives over $270M for additional funding after referendums pass

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Two IPS referendums seeking $272 million for additional funding over the next several years has passed. The capital referendum, which was listed at $52 million, is designed… Read more »

Noblesville middle school shooter due back in court Monday

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (WTHR) – The 13-year-old accused in a shooting at Noblesville West Middle School is due back in juvenile court today. His lawyer tells Eyewitness News he plans to… Read more »