Archive - Aug 27, 2012 - Latest News
KNOX â€” According to a probable cause affidavit, a Knox Middle School teacher is accused of fathering a child with a former student.
In charging documents through the Starke County Prosecutor's office, Todd Boldy, 39, Knox is accused by a former student who he is alleged to have a sexual relationship with, of also fathering her now 2-year-old son.
Boldry was booked into Starke County Jail Friday and charged with child seduction and official misconduct. Both are D felony charges.
ARGOS â€” Jack R. Moriarty, of Argos, was killed at 7:36 Saturday evening when his mo-ped left the roadway near the 8600 block of 19th Road in Argos.
Marshall County Coroner Bill Cleavenger reported that Moriarty was not wearing a helmet and was killed instantly when the moped struck a farm fence post. Moriarty was ejected from the bike at impact.
The accident remains under investigation and toxicology reports are pending. The accident was investigated by the Argos Police Department and the Marshall County Police Department. Also assisting were Argos Fire and EMS Departments.
MARSHALL CO. â€” Early in August, volunteers recruited by the Marshall County Lakes and Waters Council took samples from county lakes so that the water could be tested for toxins caused by blue-green algae.
Wednesday, Cyndi Wagner from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) visited the MCLWC meeting in order to address the findings and explain the blue-green algae.
â€śWhat I can tell you is that these levels are all very low,â€ť said Wagner to those gathered at the Marshall County Building Wednesday evening.