Indiana’s sports betting volume slipped below $250 million in June even as revenue jumped to more than $25 million, a welcome result considering the state’s sportsbooks found little help from local events to drive interest in bettors, according to PlayIndiana, which tracks the state’s gaming industry.
American Red Cross continues to experience a severe blood shortage. Donors are needed now to ensure blood is available for patients in need of lifesaving care this month.
Shots fired in Anderson. No one hurt, but cops want to know what happened in a weekend shooting. Reports of multiple gunshots were reported in the 700 block of West Seventh Street around 3:41 p.m. on Saturday, according to a press release from the Anderson Police Department. Anyone with information about the shooting on Saturday can call 765-648-6775.
A Pendleton man died after a crash Sunday morning near Lapel. WTHR said police confirmed the 76-year-old man was traveling north when he struck a tree in the 600 block of State Road 13. Police are working with the Marion County Coroner’s office to determine if the driver had a pre-existing medical condition that may have led to the crash.
In an effort to increase the number of COVID-19 vaccines received by city employees, the City of Elkhart is offering two paid days off to workers who have already gotten the vaccine or get the shot before August 15.
The Bloodmobile is returning to Community Hospital Anderson July 19 from 10 am -3 pm. To make an appointment text “COMMUNITYANDERSON” to 317-258-7603. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome.
A dream for two Hoosier baseball players became a reality Sunday night. John Herrick has that story…