Chicago-based real-estate developer Park Development, LLC has bought the Logansport Mall. The sale was completed last week, but no financial details or future plans were released.
The NFL season has wrapped up and now sports fans can turn to Major League Baseball as spring training gets underway in about three weeks. But for Logansport craftsman Trampas Young, thinking about baseball and one essential tool of the trade has become a year-round business.
Major economic improvements are coming to Logansport, including the sale of Logansport Mall and the construction of at least one new hotel in the community of 18,000. Mayor Dave Kitchell announced Friday that a Chicago-area developer has purchased the nearly vacant mall and hopes to close on the property in December. The price tag was not revealed
The Indiana Department of Transportation will Wednesday host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new Logansport Maintenance Unit building. Local and state officials will gather to celebrate the opening of the $3 million facility.
The parents Tuesday joined state lawmakers in hopes of preventing similar tragedies.
The crash occurred before 9:15 p.m. south of U.S. 35 at North County Road 350 West. That's about 5 miles northwest of Logansport.
All six bodies are known to have smoke inhalation injuries; however, a toxicology report is still pending.
Despite the proximity, investigators said they do not suspect Daniel Hite's involvement in the fire, but wouldn't elaborate.
Officials have identified the six people who died in a Logansport fire Wednesday morning.
Police say an adult babysitter was supervising the child at the time.