Shelby County News

Global engineering solutions provider expanding Columbus headquarters
LHP Engineering Solutions (LHPES), a global engineering services provider and technology integrator, announced plans today to expand its operations in Bartholomew County, creating up to 135 new jobs by 2023. "Indiana continues to take center stage as a hub for innovation with global companies like LHPES developing new solutions to solve 21st century challenges right...
Police looking for impersonator that assaulted a Shelbyville man
On May 16th, 2019 at 3:46 am the Shelbyville Police Department was dispatched to the area of 800 block of South Tompkins for an assault.  Officers arrived in the area and spoke with the victim. The victim received a call from the suspect.  The suspect advised he/she was a police officer and the victim was...
Investigation continues Shelbyville baby’s death
Indiana State Police are now investigating a Shelbyville baby girl’s death. Gabriella Lynn “Ellabear” Nuthak, seven-months, lost consciousness at her babysitter’s home on August 9, 2018.  She was rushed to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.  She passed away after family took her off life support three days later. The investigation into the child’s death...
Flags to half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day
Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags across the state to remain at half-staff on May 15, 2019 in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day. Flags should remain at half-staff until sunset on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 for Peace Officers Memorial Day as well as honoring the life of former U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar. Gov. Holcomb...
Narcan used to revive Hope man; drug charges
A Hope man was revived and later arrested following a Saturday slide-off. About 5:30 pm Saturday Bartholomew County Sheriff’s deputies were enroute to a slide off in the 17000 block of E 500 N.  On arrival, deputies observed an unconscious male being treating by Hope Fire Department personnel. Deputy Andrew Whipker administered two doses of Narcan...