Two die in horrific head-on collision on S.R. 256 east of Austin June 13
Emergency personnel rushed to a second fatality accident on Wednesday afternoon, June 13, east of Austin on State Road 256. Callers reported a head-on collision between a gray 2007 Ford and a red Chevy Colorado pick-up truck just before 3:30 p.m. The wreck occurred several hundred feet past Austin Cemetery in a flat, clear stretch of the state road.
Crothersville foot chase results in Austin man’s arrest on suspicion of dealing heroin
by MARTY RANDALL Staff Writer Green Banner Publications Heroin dealing charges had been prepared by the Indiana State Police against Raymond Kenneth “Kenny” May II, 34, Austin, on Wednesday morning, May 6, but officers were having a difficult time trying to find him. The search ended that evening at an apartment complex in Crothersville, thanks to a tip received by a deputy with the Sheriff’s Department.