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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield

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DA: Suspect to be charged after missing Abington teen found dead

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Animals rescued after early-morning fire at Montco SPCA

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Missing Pa. teacher found dead; classes cancelled

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Which Alabama counties have the most private schools?

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Suspect arrested in Montgomery Co. double homicide

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Property Line: What can $400,000 buy you in Wynnewood?

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Funding plan for Crawfordsville courthouse tower wins OK
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Work might soon start on building a new clock tower for a western Indiana courthouse more than 70 years after it was removed. A volunteer group has been raising money over the past 21 years toward the tower project for the Montgomery County Courthouse in Crawfordsville. The (Crawfordsville) Journal Review reports the Clock Tower Committee has raised nearly 85 percent of the $540,000 cost   Read More ...
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Body found in western Indiana creek was that of missing man
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A body found in a creek in western Indiana has been identified as that of a missing Crawfordsville man. Indiana State Police said Monday that the body found in Sugar Creek was that of 19-year-old Kaden Cravens. He had been reported missing to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department and was the subject of a Silver Alert on Jan. 26. The body was found by kayakers Saturday   Read More ...
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Kayakers find body in Sugar Creek in western Indiana
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - An autopsy is scheduled Monday on a body found in a creek in western Indiana. Indiana State Police Sgt. Kim Riley says kayakers found the body Saturday evening in Sugar Creek just west of Crawfordsville. State police and Montgomery County sheriff's deputies recovered the body with help from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Riley says no foul play is suspected in the death. He says   Read More ...
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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ind. - Authorities are looking for whoever poured gasoline on a cat and set her on fire in an Indiana field Wednesday night, according to WXIN-TV. Someone had bound the female cat with a rope and burned her in a cornfield near the Crawfordsville Municipal Airport, located about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Retired firefighters Steve Wright said he was at home watching TV when he noticed a   Read More ...
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Cat survives being bound, doused with gas and burned in Indiana cornfield
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ind. - Authorities are looking for whoever poured gasoline on a cat and set her on fire in an Indiana field Wednesday night, according to WXIN-TV. Someone had bound the female cat with a rope and burned her in a cornfield near the Crawfordsville Municipal Airport, located about 60 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Retired firefighter Steve Wright said he was at home watching TV when he noticed a   Read More ...
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Mother and boyfriend both charged in teen's murder
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- The adoptive mother of a 14-year-old Montgomery County girl whose dismembered remains were found in October has been charged with her daughter's murder, hours after prosecutors announced similar charges against the mother's boyfriend. Sara Packer was scheduled to be arraigned at noon Sunday in Bucks County. She is being charged along with her boyfriend, 44-year-old Jacob Sullivan, whose arraignment on kidnapping, rape and murder charges took   Read More ...
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DA: Suspect to be charged after missing Abington teen found dead
A suspect will be charged Saturday night in the murder of a 14-year-old girl from Montgomery County who was reported missing back in July, the Bucks County District Attorney's Office has confirmed.   Read More ...
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Animals rescued after early-morning fire at Montco SPCA
A fire broke out early Saturday at the Conshohocken office of the Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. All animals were safely evacuated and no one was injured, authorities said. Fire Chief Chris Schwartz of the Barren Hill Volunteer Fire Company said about 30 dogs and cats were safely evacuated from the building at 19 Ridge Pike and relocated by SPCA officials to their shelters in   Read More ...
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Teens used Facebook posts to lure N.J. man to his death, cops say
Two teenagers have been charged in the gang-related murder of a 22-year-old New Jersey man found in a shallow grave in Maryland last year, authorities said. Neris Moreno, 19, of West New York, and Jackelin Leiba-Esperanza, 16, of Brentwood, Md. were arrested Monday, Montgomery County police said Wednesday. Leiba-Esperanza allegedly used Facebook to lure Jordy Mejia of Guttenberg to Maryland on Oct. 15, according to WTOP.com. The two previously had   Read More ...
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2 people, including 16-year-old girl, charged in homicide
GAITHERSBURG, Md. (AP) — Police have charged two people in the death of a New Jersey man whose body was found in a shallow grave in in a wooded area of Gaithersburg, Maryland. Montgomery County Police in Maryland say hikers found the body of 22-year-old Jordy Mejia of Guttenberg, New Jersey, on Nov. 12. Police said in a news release that 19-year-old Neris Moreno of West New York, New Jersey,   Read More ...
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Missing Pa. teacher found dead; classes cancelled
A private school in Montgomery County, Pa., is in mourning after its physical education teacher was found dead of a suspected suicide. NBC-10 in Philly reports the victim is Marah Boyesen, physical education teacher at the Academy of the New Church Secondary Schools in Bryn Athyn, Pa., a private girls' school that dates to 1884. Boyesen's body was found Monday morning by Bryn Athyn Police, which had been searching since   Read More ...
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Woman, 74, dies 11 days after Arkansas crash
An Arkansas woman died more than a week after she was injured in a three-vehicle traffic crash in Montgomery County, authorities said. Arkansas State Police said in a report Friday that Alice Carr, 74, of Mount Ida died Dec. 23 after being involved in the wreck Dec. 12. According to the report, Carr was driving east in a 2009 Ford Fusion on U.S. 270 east of Mount Ida when she   Read More ...
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Which Alabama counties have the most private schools?
populated counties have a greater number of private schools: Jefferson County - 119 schools serving 17,799 students Mobile County - 60 schools serving 15,227 students Madison County - 54 schools serving 9,619 students Montgomery County - 40 schools serving 9,162 students Shelby County - 12 schools serving 2,849 students Some less-populated counties have higher concentrations of public schools than others. The top 10 in terms of numbers of schools   Read More ...
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County that lost all trucks in fire getting help with plows
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A county commissioner says Montgomery County is getting help with snow plowing after a fire has destroyed most of the trucks used by the Highway Department. Commissioner Terry Hockersmith tells WISH-TV ( ) that Tippecanoe, Fountain and Boone counties and the cities of Carmel and Fishers have loaned snow plows to Montgomery County. Also, some surrounding counties have agreed to plow beyond their boundaries. Hockersmith said   Read More ...
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911 call from mom who killed 2 kids released
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, IN (WLFI/CNN) - On newly released 911 tapes, you can hear an Indiana mother tell police she had just stabbed and killed her 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son. On the morning of Nov. 17, Brandi Worley told a 911 operator what happened, showing no emotion and sounding matter-of-fact. “I stabbed myself and killed my two children,” Worley says in the call. The operator repeats her words and asks   Read More ...
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911 call from mom who killed 2 kids released
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, IN (WLFI/CNN) - On newly released 911 tapes, you can hear an Indiana mother tell police she had just stabbed and killed her 3-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son. On the morning of Nov. 17, Brandi Worley told a 911 operator what happened, showing no emotion and sounding matter-of-fact. “I stabbed myself and killed my two children,” Worley says in the call. The operator repeats her words and asks   Read More ...
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Indiana mother pleads not guilty in kids' fatal stabbing
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington entered the plea Tuesday via video from Montgomery County Jail, where she was transferred to Monday after being released from a hospital. Worley was hospitalized and treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left   Read More ...
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Indiana Mother Pleads Not Guilty in Kids' Fatal Stabbing
A central woman who admitted fatally stabbing her young son and daughter has pleaded not guilty to murder charges. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington entered the plea Tuesday via video from Montgomery County Jail, where she was transferred to Monday after being released from a hospital. Worley was hospitalized and treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left her children, 7-year-old Tyler and   Read More ...
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Mom accused of slaying kids is jailed after hospital release
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A central Indiana woman who confessed to fatally stabbing her young son and daughter has been released from a hospital and booked into jail. Thirty-year-old Brandi Worley of Darlington was booked into the Montgomery County Jail Monday and is being held without bond. She had been hospitalized and treated for self-inflicted stab wounds to the neck after the Nov. 17 attack that left her children dead.   Read More ...
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Rehab residents seek healing in faith
Buy Photo. CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — Across the road from the Montgomery County Jail sits a spacious country home. A broad, green lawn extends behind it, stretching to Sugar Creek in the back of the property. The treeline separates the creek from the bottom of the hill, where stands a cross. This is the home of Trinity Life Ministry's Life Recovery Program for Men. It is a Christian addiction rehab group   Read More ...
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Autopsies done on 2 central IN boys allegedly killed by mom
DARLINGTON, Ind. (AP) - A coroner is not yet releasing the causes of death of two young central Indiana brothers whose mother confessed to killing them. Montgomery County Coroner David Hunt told the (Lafayette) Journal & Courier ( ) the autopsies on 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley of Darlington were completed Friday but details were not being released pending an interview with their mother. A hospital is treating   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children
A central Indiana woman killed her two young children and then stabbed herself in the neck a day after her husband filed for divorce, a sheriff said Thursday. Brandi Worley, 30, of Darlington, confessed in a "matter-of-fact" demeanor to the killings in a 911 call about 4:30 a.m., Montgomery County Sheriff Mark Casteel said. A deputy found 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley dead in a bedroom, Casteel said.   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children
A central Indiana woman killed her two young children and then stabbed herself in the neck a day after her husband filed for divorce, a sheriff said Thursday. Brandi Worley, 30, of Darlington, confessed in a "matter-of-fact" demeanor to the killings in a 911 call about 4:30 a.m., Montgomery County Sheriff Mark Casteel said. A deputy found 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley dead in a bedroom, Casteel said.   Read More ...
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Sheriff: Indiana woman confesses to killing her 2 children
DARLINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana woman killed her two young children and then stabbed herself in the neck a day after her husband filed for divorce, a sheriff said Thursday. Brandi Worley, 30, of Darlington, confessed in a "matter-of-fact" demeanor to the killings in a 911 call about 4:30 a.m., Montgomery County Sheriff Mark Casteel said. A deputy found 7-year-old Tyler Worley and 3-year-old Charlie Worley dead in   Read More ...
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Suspect arrested in Montgomery Co. double homicide
DARLINGTON, Ind. — The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is investigating a double homicide in the 200 block of South Madison Street in Darlington, the agency said Thursday morning. As of 7 a.m., a suspect was in custody and there was "no additional threat to public safety," according to a Nixle alert from the sheriff's office. Names of the victims and suspect are not being released at this time. Additional information   Read More ...
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Suspect arrested in Montgomery Co. double homicide
DARLINGTON, Ind. — The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is investigating a double homicide in the 200 block of South Madison Street in Darlington, the agency said Thursday morning. As of 7 a.m., a suspect was in custody and there was "no additional threat to public safety," according to a Nixle alert from the sheriff's office. Names of the victims and suspect are not being released at this time. Additional information   Read More ...
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Person in custody after Indiana double homicide
DARLINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Authorities say a person is in custody following a double homicide in the small Indiana town of Darlington. The Montgomery County sheriff's department says two people were found dead early Thursday at a home and there's no danger to the public. Names of those involved weren't immediately released by authorities. Darlington is located about 40 miles northwest of Indianapolis. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights   Read More ...
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Highway department trucks destroyed in fire
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. — A structure fire Sunday at the Montgomery County Highway Department destroyed a garage and 15 trucks inside, causing an estimated $1.5 million in damage. Highway director Rod Jenkins said the fire was called in at 7:15 p.m., and the garage at 818 N. Whitlock Ave. was fully engulfed in flames when the fire department arrived. Jenkins said 13 tandem dump trucks and two utility trucks were inside   Read More ...
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Fire destroys most of Montgomery County road truck fleet
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. – Authorities say a fire has destroyed most of the trucks used on a daily basis by the Montgomery County Highway Department. No injuries were reported in the Sunday night fire that destroyed about 15 vehicles. Damage from the fire was estimated at more than $1.5 million. A building housing the trucks was found engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. Explosions were heard as the fire burned. A   Read More ...
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Fire destroys most of Montgomery County road truck fleet
CRAWFORDSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Authorities say a fire has destroyed most of the trucks used on a daily basis by the Montgomery County Highway Department. No injuries were reported in the Sunday night fire that destroyed about 15 vehicles. Damage from the fire was estimated at more than $1.5 million. A building housing the trucks was found engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived. Explosions were heard as the fire burned.   Read More ...
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Property Line: What can $400,000 buy you in Wynnewood?
You might associate Wynnewood with its tony Main Line environs or its enormous new Whole Foods. But did you know it’s the birthplace of a ? The neighborhood that straddles Montgomery County on one side and Delaware County on the other was named after William Penn’s personal doctor, Thomas Wynne. According to Trulia, the hovers around $430,000. Herewith, three homes for well less than that, at $400,000. or less. $400,000Taxes:   Read More ...
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