- Owning a pit bull breed dog is illegal. But that could change soon. The ordinance has been on the books since 1988. But Police are seeing more pit bulls lately, and feel it's time to re-examine the issue.
- A man armed with a knife and a shovel broke into an elderly woman's Seymour home on Wednesday evening. But her son came to the rescue, holding the intruder at gunpoint until deputies arrived.
- A proposal to strip local government control over whether to allow people with handgun carry permits to be armed at parks, playgrounds and sports fields has cleared its first legislative hurdle in the House.