CARROLL COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - County Commissioner Pat Clawson and Sheriff Tony Burns advise Carroll County be placed under a burn ban until further notice.
Open fires of any type are prohibited until further notice.
Carroll County Emergency Management Director Dave McDowell said wherever there is a violation of state or local laws, fines will be issued.
Several Muncie residents are asking the state Department of Education to force the city's school district to continue bus service for students despite the defeat of a proposed property tax increase to pay for its costs.
A large fire destroyed a southern Indiana restaurant, with flames soaring high through the roof as it burned overnight.
A 22-year-old Elkhart man has pleaded guilty to two counts of murder in the shooting deaths of the owner of a northern Indiana convenience store and an employee.