Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Indiana. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Indianapolis bureau at 317-639-5501, 800-382-1582 or Tom Davies is on the desk. All times ET.

A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.



SEYMOUR — Hundreds of people filled a southern Indiana high school's parking lot for a vigil honoring four teenagers who were killed Saturday when they were struck while pushing a stalled SUV to a birthday party. Officials said the teens were pushing the vehicle after it broke down on Indiana 258 in the rural community of Cortland about 50 miles south of Indianapolis when an SUV driven by a 24-year-old woman struck them from behind. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMNG: 250 words. AP Photos pursuing.


— INDIANA SCHOOLS-LEAD LEVELS: More than 900 Indiana public schools have had their water fixtures tested for lead levels under a state-funded program.

— CAMP ATTERBURY-COMMUNITY DAY: The Indiana National Guard's Camp Atterbury training base in central Indiana is inviting the public to its upcoming annual community day.



UNDATED — After suspending Morgan Ellison indefinitely last week, the Indiana Hoosiers are running toward Plan B in Saturday's opener at Florida International. They could go with Cole Gest, their second-leading rusher last season. They could go with Mike Majette, the steady senior. They could go with redshirt senior Ricky Brookins or freshman Stevie Scott. Or they could use all four. By Michael Marot. UPCOMING: 650 words, with photos by 7 p.m. ET.


UNDATED — Purdue coach Jeff Brohm knows who his starting quarterback will be in Thursday night's season opener against Northwestern. So do Elijah Sindelar and David Blough, the two who have been battling for the No. 1 job. And yet, none of three will so much drop a hint as to who it might be. By Michael Marot. UPCOMING: 650 words, with photos by 6 p.m. ET.


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