The DHPA is seeking public input through an online survey that should take 10-15 minutes to complete. Your input will help the Indiana DNR Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology revise Indiana’s Cultural Resources Management Planfor 2020-2026.
At the recent Preserving Historic Places conference, the DHPA presented the 2019 Indiana Archaeology Award to the staff of the Indiana office of Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc. (CRA) for their recent work in Evansville. In the past few years, they have undertaken several large-scale archaeological projects in the Evansville area that were well-executed and contributed to a deeper understanding of the history of the city.
Orphans of the Storm’s annual benefit took place on Tuesday, April 9 where approximately 215 guests came together to celebrate the shelter accomplishments and raised more than $100,000 for the shelter. The guests participated in a silent auction and an exciting raffle game, in which all proceeds went to the shelter.
This month troopers from the Lowell District of the Indiana State Police, and Districts across the state will join law enforcement agencies across the nation to increase enforcement of seat-belt laws for Click It or Ticket. Multiple weeks of highly visible patrols will be watching for unrestrained passengers in cars and trucks, both children and adults, the front seat and back, both day and night.
On Sunday, May 5, 2019 at approximately 4:45 a.m., Trooper Alaa Hamed stopped a red Oldsmobile traveling west on I-80/94 at the 2.5 mile marker. This is near Indianapolis Boulevard. The vehicle was traveling in the center lane at a speed well below the posted speed limit of 55 m.p.h. The vehicle was also weaving and making unsafe lane movements as it traveled.
Since the news briefing on April 22, 2019, the Multi-Agency Task Force has received over 2,200 emails, 400 calls and an additional 135 calls and or walk-ins to local police departments and state police posts around the state. The total amount since the inception of the email and tip line is over 42,000.