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Source: Ryan McVay / Getty@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Local & National News  — Good morning to you on this stormy Thursday also known for a few national observations. Today is National Doctor’s Day, National Take a Walk in the Park Day, National Pencil Day and finally National “Am I in Control Day?” Speaking of ‘stormy,’ there’s a chance for […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Local & National News  — Good day to you. A Zionsville swim instructor accused of secretly recording a female co-worker in an employee bathroom is facing voyeurism and child exploitation charges. Officials say earlier this month, Lee Camden placed his phone in the bathroom at InterActive Academy and filmed the teenager while she changed her […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Local & National News  — Good day to you on this National Joe Day…not sloppy joe as in sandwich, but Joe the name…today honor’s folks named “Joe.” In today’s headlines…there are a couple of Joe’s in action–one locally, Mayor Joe Hogsett and one nationally, Former Vice President Joe Biden. Click for the Biden story. Many […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Local News   —  Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett is doing his part to keep our city beautiful and he’s encouraging Indy’s citizens to join. Community leaders will join Mayor Hogsett in Douglass Park on Wednesday morning at 10:30 a.m. to announce the new “It’s My City” initiative which calls for Indy’s residents to help make […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com Sports  —  It’s a big day for Boilermakers, Bulldogs & Fighting Irish! The NCAA Tournament ‘Round of 64’ tips off on this pre-St. Patty’s Day Thursday leaving lots of teams looking to exhibit skill while welcoming a bit of luck usually associated with the Irish. Three Indiana schools are getting in on today’s action. Purdue is the […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  — If you have to fly today, you may want to call ahead. The nasty weather is causing delays and cancellations. Many here in Indy woke up to snow on their cars or on the ground with cold temps outside. There’s lake effect snow in northern Indiana and the Chicago area, however, we’re […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News & Sports  —  Good day to you on a chilly Monday that happens to be National K9 Veterans Day and National Napping Day (in which a nap sounds great after losing an hour due the weekend’s time change). Today is also National Jewel Day, National Earmuff Day, and National Good Samaritan Day–those last two might come in […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com #NaptownNewsie News   —  The state has extended the emergency status for a Northwest Indiana public housing project where many of its residents have been lead poisoned through the soil upon which they lived. Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb signed an executive order on Friday afternoon to extend that disaster status for the East Chicago Superfund […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News  & Sports  —  Good day to you and thank you kindly for your generosity during our 2017 St. Jude Radiothon Thursday. We appreciate your support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and our efforts to ensure that they continue to have the support they need to fight diseases that impact children, including cancer. If you […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy PraiseIndy.com News  & Sports  — Good Day to you on this A Day Without a Woman. More on that below, but first, a drug sting nets several suspects here in Central Indiana… More than three-dozen people are facing charges following a six-month drug investigation in Johnson County. Federal, state and local law enforcement officers attempted to serve […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy  PraiseIndy.com Local & National News and Sports —  Drivers who use Indy’s south side could be in for some delays. On Sunday night, road crews started work on the eastbound loop ramp from I-465 on to northbound I-65. The ramp is closed. Drivers are advised to use the Southport Road exit instead to get […]

@kwellscomm @PraiseIndy  PraiseIndy.com News  — Indianapolis Metro Police are asking for your help to find a 14-year-old with diminished mental capacity who ran away from home. Missing Persons detectives are searching for Lamariona Larkin (click her name to see her photo), who left home in the 7200 block of Kingsford Drive just before 8:30 p.m. Sunday night. Police talked […]