Autopsy Confirms Murder/Suicide in Knox County

(Bicknell, IN)  –  Autopsy Results confirm Wednesday’s Murder/Suicide in Bicknell and Vincennes. Knox County Coroner Gordon Becher’s report released this afternoon says 48-year-old Todd Godare of Bicknell shot and killed 33-year-old Paul Ryan Russell and then turned a .22 calibur pistol on himself after being pulled over by Vincennes Police. Officials believe the same handgun […]

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VU Student Found Dead

(Vincennes, IN)  –  Vincennes University officials are reporting that a student was found dead on campus this afternoon. The male student was found unresponsive by his mother around noon. He was pronounced dead at 12:36 by Knox County Deputy Coroner Donnie Halter. An autopsy is being performed this afternoon to determine the cause of death. […]

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First Financial Bank Robbed In Lawrenceville

(Lawrenceville, IL)  –  Officials are reporting a bank robbery this morning in Lawrenceville. Just before 9 central time, a white male suspect allegedly robbed the First Financial Bank Branch on State Street in Lawrenceville. He was described as wearing a black West Coast Choppers T-shirt, and a baseball cap. Reports also say he had tape […]

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DNR Grants Funds To Knox County For New Park

(Vincennes, IN)  –  The first step toward transferring the former Fox Ridge Golf Club into the Fox Ridge Nature Park is complete.  Knox County has received a 300-thousand dollar grant from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources for acquisition of the Fox Ridge Golf Course.  A second, 200-thousand dollar grant for the facility from the […]

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The NASL– and American Soccer

News flash– America is now a global society.  We see it in many areas– but none more than sports. The largest show of this country’s global reach?  Recent strides forward in playing the world’s most popular game– soccer.  I remember when soccer was considered a “minor” sport in America.   There were several layers that changed […]

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