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Long road to conviction for Check Into Cash robbers Two armed robbers endured two mistrials before a third jury convicted them last month. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tT3tO3 It took three jury trials to convict Malcolm Smith and Landon Harbert of robbing a Check Into Cash at gunpoint in 2012.
15 hrs ago | Journal and Courier
Myers, Florida will celebrate their 60th anniversary on September 18, 2014 with family.
19 hrs ago | Journal and Courier
They were married at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Swedesboro, New Jersey on September 19th, 1964.
Editorial: For United Way, for the kids United Way is looking to raise $5 million. It's time to get on board.
Youth council injecting old mural with new life A coat of primer covers the scenes of historic local events from the Perrin Neighborhood. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tKa4dp Time has taken its toll on once-vibrant murals that greeted motorists and pedestrians who passed under the 18th Street bridge over Ferry Street.
Local woman aims to save pet lives with new cookbook Sharon Dull uses new cookbook to whip up funds and promote low-cost spay & neuter programs Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tJjfLe Sharon Dull with her dogs Noodles, from left, Emma and Tucker. Dull, who is a volunteer with North Central Spay & Neuter, has organized a cookbook, featuring recipes from local public figures, to raise money to assist low cost spay and neuter surgeries for people who cannot afford conventional veterinarian prices.
The Lafayette Police Department is looking for a person of interest in a stabbing that took place earlier Friday afternoon. LPD said around 1:45 p.m. Thursday, officers were dispatched to Wabash Avenue and Ellsworth Street in reference to a stabbing.
Lafayette receives award for Durkees Run Lafayette beat out six other cities to take home the Community Achievement Award. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1rYBT5A Lafayette City Clerk Cindy Murray, from left, City Engineer Jenny Leshney and Mayor Tony Roswarski accept the Community Achievement Award for Durkees Run Stormwater Park from the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns on Wednesday.
Lafayette girl still quarantined with enterovirus Lafayette girl still quarantined Thursday with an enterovirus. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1tDzrh0 It's unclear whether the virus is the same D68 strain that has spread across several states, generating media attention.
Volunteer Needs: Week of Sept. 12 Get involved with local organizations and events.
LAFAYETTE, Ind. Workers at Lafayette's Subaru factory are marking the 25th anniversary of the day when the first vehicles rolled off the plant's assembly line.
Saturday, September 13, the Gold Star Mothers and Boiler-Harley Davidson are hosting the first annual Veterans Honor Ride at the store's new location at 225 Progress Drive in Lafayette.
Lafayette girl hospitalized with enterovirus IU Health Arnett officials confirmed that an enterovirus case has entered the county Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1rXe0eH IU Health Arnett officials confirmed Wednesday afternoon that a 3-year-old Lafayette girl has been hospitalized there with the enterovirus virus. The girl, whose name officials would not release, has been quarantined.
Although not Hoosier by birth, Frances Slocum spent many years in Indiana. When she was about 5 or 6 she was taken by Delaware Indians during the Revolutionary War, about 1778.
Joshua Thompson, 25, with an address in Lafayette, pleads guilty Wednesday after an investigation into allegations that occurred between August to October of 2013. Investigators said Thompson made phone contact with a juvenile in Carroll County on numerous occasions.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 05:23 pm
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