House lawmakers were going to vote on the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which would ban most abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy, but those plans were scrapped. Instead, they voted on an alternative measure.
Clamoring is on the rise among property owners in three areas suing to prevent Elkhart from annexing them.
In the city of Elkhart, African-Americans account for 14.3 percent of the overall population, but just 6.1 percent of the Elkhart Police Department. Hispanics account for 24.3 percent of the population and 1.8 percent of the force.