An Indianapolis guardsman serving in Afghanistan is dead. The Indiana National Guard confirms that 43-year-old Staff Sergeant Randall Lane died Friday of a non-combat related illness. Lane was in Afghanistan serving as a motor transport operator providing security for convoy operations.
ColonialHillsBaptistChurch is thanking the first responders and volunteers who helped following the crash of its church bus—a crash that killed three church members and injured several others on Keystone Avenue on July 27th. On Sunday, the church organized a “Community Appreciation Service” to show their gratitude for all of the support they have received.
Governor Mike Pence is back in Indiana after his trip to Japan to meet with business leaders. It was his first jobs and economic development mission since becoming governor. During his nine-day trip, Pence and members of a large Indiana delegation met with leaders of 20 businesses, including Toyota, who employs thousands of people across Indiana.
In sports…The Colts are now one-and-one for the season. They lost Sunday night 24-to-20 at home against the Miami Dolphins. This Sunday, the Colts take a roadtrip to the San Francisco 49ers.
During this same game… Colts guard Donald Thomas was injured. Thomas may be out for the rest of the season because of a torn quad tendon. Coach Chuck Pagano says Thomas will have to have surgery.