| Apr 5, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Whitney Houston drowned face down in a tub of hot water about 12 inches deep, the final autopsy report on the singers death said.
The Los Angeles County coroner ruled that Houston's February 11 death was an accidental drowning with the "effects of...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Prescribed painkillers are leaving pharmacies, falling into pill bottles and into the hands of Indiana residents at an incredible rate. Those increased sales of pain pills are leading to increased cases of abuse.
According to the IU Center for Health...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 5:45 PM
The third national Prescription Drug Take Back program will be held this Saturday.
From 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. almost all Indiana State Police posts will act as drop off sites for expired, unused or unwanted prescriptions drugs. Toll Road Post in...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 11:48 AM
Local Clique Club offers scholarships
To assist graduating high school students in the Washington County area and help defray some of the cost of college, the Clique Club is hosting a scholarship fund fundraiser.
There are several ways community...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 9:39 AM
The Court of Appeals of Indiana upheld the January sentence of the man who police said confined an elderly woman in a utility closet for months.
The appellate court affirmed Luigi Amalfitano’s sentence. Amalfitano was arrested in May 2010 after...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Overdoses from prescription painkillers are skyrocketing across the U.S., according to the CDC, and Hoosiers have not escaped what health officials are calling a public health epidemic.
"The disease was bigger than Bryan. In the end, he got caught up,...
| Nov 4, 2011
Longmeadow Lions Club will meet Thursday, Nov. 10, at 6:30 p.m. at Always Ron’s Restaurant on Burhans Boulevard.
The program will be presented by Belinda Corbett of the Washington County Commission on Aging. For reservations, call 301-739-2815. ...
| Nov 8, 2011
The community is invited to a recital and rededication of the Moller organ Sunday at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Funkstown.
The recital will feature local musicians in organ, instrumental and vocal music.
The original Moller organ...
| Nov 16, 2011
Lawrence Township parents got a lesson in teen substance abuse Wednesday night by a group of people who said the parent component in the fight is too often forgotten.
The free event was sponsored by Drug Free Marion County, and it featured two sets of...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 12:56 PM
Molly Clevenger takes prescription medicines every day, and she has considered buying from websites outside the U.S.
“When push came to shove I just really thought, ‘Where is this coming from?'” said Clevenger.
A Consumer Reports...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 11:48 AM
The economy is prompting people to cut back on spending in many areas. However, there is one area where cutting costs could have dire consequences.
The Consumer Reports National Research Center found in its latest poll more than a quarter of people...