AM-1310 The Light Morning News with Kim Wells

The couple accused of killing three people in Las Vegas, including two police officers, lived here in Indiana and apparently nurtured their psychotic behavior. Investigators say Jerad and Amanda Miller moved from Lafayette in Central Indiana to Sin City in January of 2014.  Police say they know Jerad Miller. According to their records in Tippecanoe […]

A pizzeria, known as one of Chicago’s best, is coming to set up shop in Indianapolis. According to the “Indianapolis Business Journal,” Giordano’s pizza will open on East 82nd Street near Keystone Avenue, but no specific date has been announced. Giordano’s is infamous for Chicago-styled “deep dish” pizza pies however, they offer thin crust varieties. Of […]

Metro police say the suspect who shot a gas station clerk in the head during a robbery on Wednesday night, shot three rounds at him unprovoked. One of those rounds was the one that landed, striking the clerk in the head and leaving him fighting for his life. The robbery took place at the Joe’s Junction Phillips 66 […]

   Police say two men bumped into each other walking into the Thornton’s Gas Station on Pendleton Pike near Shadeland Avenue in Lawrence just after 1 o’clock Wednesday morning and that set off this latest shooting incident. The men argued near the front door, pulled guns and shot each other wounding in the abdomen and leg. A […]

Teachers at Indianapolis Public Schools have better attendance records than their peers in other districts in a new study.  The National Council on Teacher Quality ranks the district number one among 40 large districts nationally for teachers showing up for work.  The survey says Indy teachers take an average of six personal or sick days […]

Frank Vogel is set to return next season as head coach of the Indiana Pacers.  According to Yahoo! Sports, the Pacers brass never considered replacing Vogel, whose job status had become a topic of debate after a late-season slide that extended into inconsistent playoff play. The Pacers were eliminated in Game Six by the Miami Heat […]

Thursday’s headline that said “Indianapolis is one of the unhealthiest cities in the country” made us exclaim, “say what???” However, here are the facts to let us know about the health of Hoosiers. According to the 2014 American Fitness Index, Circle City ranks 47th out of the 50 largest metropolitan areas. The study reflects a composite of […]

In remembering renowned author, legendary poet and beloved college professor Maya Angelou Wednesday, President Obama called Angelou one of the “brightest lights of our time.”  He said he and First Lady Michelle Obama were mourning the passing of a “brilliant writer, a fierce friend and a truly phenomenal woman.”  Angelou died Wednesday at her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina […]

The charges have been dropped against a 19-year-old man arrested after a fatal shooting at the Coke Lot during Indy 500 race weekend. WISH TV.com says Avory Johnson was in custody on a preliminary murder charge. Police say they are still investigating that shooting and another that happened near the Speedway during the busy race weekend. […]

Indianapolis is the backdrop of a new documentary that tackles the problem of homelessness.  “Uncharted: The Truth About Homelessness” explores issues that cities face in addressing this critical problem. It captures the dismantling of a homeless camp south of downtown Indy last year and features Maurice Young. Young is the homeless advocate otherwise known as the […]

As the official grilling season of Summer gets underway this Memorial Day Weekend, the ground beef recall expands from restaurants to grocery stores. Officials now say contaminated ground beef from a Detroit packaging business was in-fact sold directly to the public.  Nearly two-million pounds of beef  products were recalled recently by Wolverine Packaging due to concerns of […]

IMPD is looking for several suspects after a rash of shootings on the northwest side. Police say at least six people were shot and two are dead from separate incidents Monday night.  They say four of the victims were shot on Lake Manor Drive near the Eagle Creek Reservoir, including a ten-year-old girl. This child was injured when […]