The Marion High School guidance counselor facing charges involving an alleged inappropriate relationship with a minor is considered low risk and could be released from jail soon as he awaits trial, according to court documents.

A Marion man is facing charges of attempted murder and aggravated battery following an investigation of a shooting that took place in Jonesboro on Jan. 21.

UPLAND — The award-winning documentary “Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound” will screen on March 5 at 7 p.m., in the Boren Campus Center’s Cornwall Auditorium at Taylor University as the kickoff event of Taylor’s Envision Film Festival March 5-7. The film was edited by Taylor graduate …

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska — The Indiana National Guard is participating in joint force exercise Arctic Eagle 2020 in Alaska, alongside numerous civilian and federal agencies with approximately 900 other Air and Army National Guardsmen from 15 states Feb. 20 to March. 7.

MARION — Sheriffs are searching for dozens of 2020 Student Advisors For Educating Tomorrow’s Youth (S.A.F.E.T.Y) Leaders for their Youth Ranch now under development for future law enforcement officers, at-risk kids, young witnesses and victims of crime.


While churches across Grant County began observing Lent yesterday, Ash Wednesday, many of them practice a bit differently from one another.

MARION — Family Service Society, Inc. will be hosting the 30th Annual Crystal Ball on Saturday, Feb. 29 at Meshingomesia Country Club at 6 pm. The Crystal Ball is a fundraiser that benefits services and programming provided by Family Service Society, Inc. to help change lives for good.

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana storms in the spring and summer can produce potentially damaging weather which can cause flooding. Winter storms also can make Hoosiers vulnerable. Ice dams and snow melt can cause flash floods, which are generally not covered by regular homeowners’ insurance policies,…

UPLAND — Syndicated Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson is among the featured presenters at this weekend’s CARE Conference: Vulnerable Children and Viable Communities at Taylor University, sponsored by Taylor’s Orphans and Vulnerable Children’s (OVC) Program.

The Quilters Hall of Fame, 926 S. Washington St. in Marion, is currently hosting the De.light/FULL exhibit showcasing pieces from a travelling exhibit.

Grant County can expect up to 6 inches of snow and quickly changing temperatures as snow continues to fall today and tomorrow, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

A dead body was found in the 2000 block of South Meridian Street in Marion at approximately 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to Marion Police Department Deputy Chief and Grant County Coroner Stephen Dorsey.

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A dark, dystopian dream inspired John McKenzie, 24, of Gas City, to write a novel about gray moral choices in an alternate universe.

The Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Law Enforcement is looking to fill Indiana Conservation Officer (ICO) positions across the state with highly motivated, outdoor-centered individuals.

A structure fire causing severe damage to a rural Marion home broke out at 3:39 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 in the 1500 block of North County Road 500 East.

A reported bomb threat to a Marion truck stop Sunday was determined to be unfounded, according to the Marion Police Department (MPD).

A Marion High School counselor is facing multiple felony charges after police discovered he was allegedly involved in an inappropriate relationship with a juvenile.

Tyson Timbs will know soon whether or not he will get his vehicle back, as his years-long civil case has come back to Grant County once again.


Archery at The Salvation Army Marion Corps (SAMC) helps youths take aim during target practice and in life.

While some details remain up in the air, Grant County officials are moving forward with a plan to renovate the Juvenile Detention Center (D-Home) to house adult female inmates and 14 juvenile beds.